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“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 […]

“GOOD NEIGHBORS”

February 19, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote “The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson     Time Check Feb 19, 1846 – The formal transfer of government between Texas and the United […]

“ABE’S LINCOLN LOGS”

February 12, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote “With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nations wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and […]

“REGULATING THE INTERNET”

February 4, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote A wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, which shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government, and this is necessary […]