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TRUMP LEAKS

May 21, 2017 by

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Iss. 60 May 21, 2017 The media frenzy over the Trump leaks is out of hand, and once again, the Trump Administration appears to find itself right on the chopping block. We must acknowledge that—as always—these are self inflicted wounds! Our Editorial Board is reminded constantly from Trump haters and supporters alike, “that if he would […]

OPINION: TRUMP SHOULDN’T SPEAK AT LIBERTY U

May 13, 2017 by

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Iss. 59 May 13, 2017 Today, President Donald Trump is set to speak at acclaimed Evangelical Christian College, Liberty University. Trump, in accordance, will deliver the commencement address at the graduation ceremony event.   It should be noted: here at the Real Times, Liberty University is proudly hailed for its excellence—at least in comparison to […]

TRUMP: THE FIRST 100 DAYS

April 29, 2017 by

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By: Christian Rogers Time Check April 29, 1918 – Germany’s Western Front offensive ended in WW I. April 29, 1952 – IBM President Thomas J. Watson, Jr., informed his company’s stockholders that IBM was building “the most advanced, most flexible high-speed computer in the world.” The computer was unveiled  April 29, 1990 – The destruction of the Berlin […]

FACEBOOK: HOW TO SPOT #fakenews

April 27, 2017 by

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By: Editorials Iss. 57 April, 27, 2017   Here’s a funny thought: Facebook has taken it upon themselves to help YOU (the dumb peasant) spot #FakeNews. This may come with some irony though, as Facebook is the worldwide leader and abetter in the spread of fake news…  but we needn’t take such care for accuracy… […]

“BOMBING THE **** OUT OF ISIS” – THE MOAB

April 13, 2017 by

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By: Editorials Iss. 56 April, 13, 2017 When candidate Donald J. Trump pledged to “bomb the **** out of ISIS,” he apparently wasn’t kidding. On Friday, the U.S. military, under the direction of their new Commander in Chief dropped the largest bomb ever dropped on an ISIS cell in Afghanistan. The MOAB Bomb, also known […]

CROSSED THE LINE: TRUMP STRIKES SYRIA

April 7, 2017 by

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By: Christian Rogers Today’s Quote  “And I really believe that we should have and still should take out his air fields and prevent him from being able to use them to bomb innocent people and drop sarin gas on them.” – Hillary Clinton Time Check April 7, 1712 – A slave revolt broke out in New […]

OSCARS: “WE DON’T TAKE LECTURES FROM RACISTS”

March 6, 2017 by

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By: Christian Rogers Time Check March 5, 1623 – The first alcohol temperance law in the colonies was enacted in VA. March 5, 1845 – The U.S. Congress appropriated $30,000 to ship camels to the western U.S. March 5, 1872 – George Westinghouse patented the air brake, which was then used for rail cars, making transportation by train more reliable […]

“1 MONTH OF NUCLEAR DEVASTATION”

February 20, 2017 by

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By: Christian Rogers  Today’s Quote “No matter what happens, the sun will rise in the morning.”  – President Obama addressing the so-called nightmare of the Trump election victory. Time Check Feb 20, 1792 – George Washington signed the Postal Service Act that created the U.S. Post Office.   Feb 20, 1809 – The Supreme Court ruled the power of the federal government […]

“IF YOU LIKE YOUR OBAMACARE, YOU CAN KEEP IT”

February 14, 2017 by

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  Today’s Quote “If you had a law that made it explicit that healthy people are going to pay in and sick people are going to get subsidies, it would not have passed,” – Jonathan Gruber on the Affordable Care Act Time Check Feb 14, 1899 – The US Congress approved voting machines for use in federal elections. […]

Berkeley: “I LOOTED STARBUCKS TO STOP HATE SPEECH”

February 2, 2017 by

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   Today’s Quote “We won this night. We will control the streets. We will liberate the land. We will fight fascists. We will dismantle the state. This is war.” – Statement today from Occupy Oakland (showing their love of peaceful gatherings) The loving students sided with them.  Time Check Feb 2, 1848 – The first shipload […]

“DO 7 BILLION PEOPLE HAVE U.S. CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS?”

February 1, 2017 by

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   Today’s Quote “The United States should not admit those who engage in acts of bigotry or hatred (including “honor” killings, other forms of violence against women, or the persecution of those who practice religions different from their own) or those who would oppress Americans of any race, gender, or sexual orientation.” – Text from […]

“IF YOU DON’T MARCH YOU HATE WOMEN. PERIOD.”

January 27, 2017 by

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     Today’s Quote “I could not in good conscience vote to draft our daughters into the military, sending them off to war and forcing them into combat.”  – Ted Cruz, a father of two daughters and hater of women Time Check Jan 27, 1944 – The Soviet Union announced that the two year German siege […]

“OBAMA’S LEGACY, RETAIL THERAPY”

January 20, 2017 by

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     Today’s Quote “The problem is, is that the way Bush has done it over the last eight years is to take out a credit card from the Bank of China in the name of our children, driving up our national debt from $5 trillion dollars for the first 42 presidents — number 43 […]

BATTLESHIP – The power politics that will sink our new ‘friend’ Iran

August 27, 2016 by

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Today’s Quote “We do not pay ransom. We didn’t here, and we won’t in the future.” – President Barack Obama Time Check Aug. 27, 1789 – The Declaration of the Rights of Man was adopted by the French National Assembly. Aug. 27, 1889 – Charles G. Conn received a patent for the metal clarinet. Aug. 27, 1939 – Nazi […]

“POPPING BALLOONS AND SHATTERING GLASS”

July 31, 2016 by

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Today’s Quote “When there are no ceilings, the sky’s the limit. So let’s keep going, until every one of the 161 million women and girls across America has the opportunity she deserves.” – Hillary Clinton this week while accepting the DNC Nomination for President  Time Check Jul. 30, 1619 – The first representative assembly in America […]

“TURKEY, A REMINDER OF THE DANGER THAT LOOMS”

July 23, 2016 by

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Today’s Quote “History teaches that wars begin when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap” – Ronald Reagan in an address to the Nation Time Check Jul. 22, 1943 – American forces led by General George S. Patton captured Palermo, Sicily. Jul. 22, 2003 – In Paris, France, a fire broke out near the top […]

“WE NEED MORE DUDES”

December 4, 2015 by

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Today’s Quote “That doesn’t sound very tough to me.”– President Barack Obama Time Check Dec. 4, 1783 – Gen. George Washington said farewell to his officers at Fraunces Tavern in New York. Dec. 4, 1942 – U.S. bombers attacked the Italian mainland for the first time during World War II. Dec. 4, 1973 – Pioneer 10 reached Jupiter. real time Iss. […]

HOW DEREGULATION DECIMATES OUR ENEMIES (Part II)

November 26, 2015 by

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For part one of this two-part series, CLICK HERE Today’s Quote “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower” – Steve Jobs Time Check Nov. 25, 1783 – During the Revolutionary War, the British evacuated New York. New York was their last military position in the United States.  Nov. 25, 1867 – Alfred Nobel patented dynamite. Nov. 25, 1990 […]

REGULATING BUSINESS = WHAT? (Part I)

August 25, 2015 by

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For part two of this two-part series, CLICK HERE Today’s Quote The bad economist sees only what the effect of a given policy has been or will be on one particular group. The good economist inquires also what the effect of the policy will be on all groups. -Henry Hazlitt   Time Check Aug. 25, […]

“HILLARY AT CHIPOTLE”

April 24, 2015 by

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        Today’s Quote “We are going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good.” -Hillary Clinton         Time Check April 23, 1789 -President Washington moved into Franklin House, New York. It was the first executive mansion. April 23, 1900 – The word “hillbilly” was first […]

“BAD ENERGY”- What you don’t know about Solar Panels

November 21, 2014 by

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Today’s Quote “It’s really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof” -Bill Gates Time Check Nov 21, 1620 – The Mayflower reached Provincetown, MA. The ship discharged the Pilgrims at Plymouth, MA, on December 26, 1620.  Nov 21, 1694 – French author and philosopher Jean Francois Voltaire was born. At age 65 he spent […]

“DOES GENDER STILL EXIST?”

October 21, 2014 by

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      Today’s Quote “Gender is a reality, and a more fundamental reality than sex.”  -C.S. LEWIS   Time Check Oct. 20, 1803- The U.S. Senate authorized the Louisiana purchase. Oct 20, 1910- A baseball with a cork was used in a world series game for the first time. Oct 20, 1944- Allied forces invade […]

“ENABLING THE DMV”

April 23, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote  “Hitler’s dictatorship rested on the constitutional foundation of a single law, the Enabling Law.” -Alan Bullock     Time Check April 22, 1898 – The first shot of the Spanish-American war occurred when the USS Nashville captured a Spanish merchant ship.  April 22,1915 – The New York Yankees wore pinstripes and the hat-in-the-ring logo for the […]

“THE HANDOUT GENERATION”

April 16, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote  “A general dissolution of principles and manners will more surely overthrow the liberties of America than the whole force of the common enemy. While the people are virtuous they cannot be subdued; but when once they lose their virtue then will be ready to surrender their liberties to the first external or internal […]

“CALIFORNIA NEEDS A PIGGY BANK”

April 9, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote “A penny saved is a penny earned.” – Benjamin Franklin       Time Check April 8, 1513 – The land of Florida was claimed for Spain. April 8, 1962 – Bay of Pigs invaders got thirty years imprisonment in Cuba. April 8, 1974 – Hank Aaron hits 715th home run breaking Babe […]

“PROGRESSIVES ATTACK FOOTBALL”

March 26, 2013 by

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 Today’s Quote “I’d be derelict in my duty if I didn’t go and continue to use every advantage that I can to promote New York’s cause.” -Michael Bloomberg     Time Check March 25, 0421 – The city of Venice was founded. March 25, 1807 – British Parliament abolished the slave trade. March 25, 1971 […]

“HOME SCHOOL”

March 19, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote One of the most important decisions you’ll ever make is who will educate your children.  –Max Victor Belz     Time Check March 18, 0037 – The Roman Senate annuls Tiberius’ will and proclaims Caligula emperor. March 18, 1874 – Hawaii signed a treaty giving exclusive trading rights with the islands to the […]

“WHY IS THE SKY BLUE?”

March 11, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote “Supposing science ever became complete so that it knew every single thing in the whole universe. Is it not plain that the questions, ‘Why is there a universe?’ ‘Why does it go on as it does?’ ‘Has it any meaning?’ would remain just as they were?” -C.S. Lewis     Time Check March […]

“WAGING WAR ON WAGES”

February 26, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote “Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving subsidise it” -Ronald Reagan   Time Check Feb 25 -1836 – Samuel Colt received a patent for a “revolving gun”. Feb 25 -1933 […]