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SHOOTINGS EXPLAINED: What CA & TX have in Common

November 17, 2017 by

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By: Editorials Today’s Quote “I’m really hoping they don’t go for the gun violence portion of this, either, because it’s not a gun. I own guns. I take my kids shooting. It’s the person. And sometimes just bad things happen. It’s not the gun, it’s not mental illness. It’s not anything, it’s just life, unfortunately.” […]

Thermo-Nuclear Tweets Must STOP

November 12, 2017 by

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By: Editorials Today’s Quote “Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.” – President Theodore Roosevelt   Time Check November 12, 1927 – Joseph Stalin became the undisputed ruler of the Soviet Union. Leon Trotsky was expelled from the Communist Party leading to Stalin coming to power. November 12, 1933 – In Philadelphia, the […]

Trademark Conservatism: BIG GOV FAILED, the Individual SAVED THE DAY

November 10, 2017 by

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By: Christian Rogers Today’s Quote “You never want a serious crisis to go to waste. And what I mean by that is an opportunity to do things that you think you could not do before.” – Rahm Emanuel, Mayor of Chicago   Time Check November 10, 1674 – The Dutch cede New Netherlands (Modern Day […]

STANDING FOR THE RIGHT TO KNEEL: The Free Speech Straw Man 

October 12, 2017 by

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By: Christian Rogers Today’s Quote “I feel like they should let us do whatever we want to do. If you want to stand, stand. If you want to kneel, kneel. If you want to sit, sit. Whatever you want to do should be a personal preference to do.” – Mike Wallace (WR, Baltimore Ravens)  Time […]

DROWNING IN DEBT, NOBODY CARES

September 25, 2017 by

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By: Christian Rogers Today’s Quote “You go back to 17th century Spain, 18th century France, 19th century Great Britain, ancient Egypt, ancient Rome — every one of them knew that there was a problem, they did nothing about it and they collapsed…Are we going to face the same thing or are we going to be […]

“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 […]

“BLACK QUARTERBACKS MATTER”

September 3, 2016 by

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  Today’s Quote Every person who has grown to any degree of usefulness, every person who has grown to distinction, almost without exception has been a person who has risen by overcoming obstacles, by removing difficulties, by resolving that when he met discouragement he would not give up. – Booker T. Washington Time Check Sept. […]

“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 […]

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 […]

“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 […]

“CHA CHA CHANGES”

January 28, 2013 by

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Today’s Quote “Take my health care, take my guns, but don’t take my football” –my new idea for a bumper sticker   Time Check Jan 28, 1909 – The U.S. ended direct control over Cuba. Jan 28, 1915 – The Coast Guard was created by an act of the U.S. Congress to fight contraband trade and aid distressed vessels […]