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Archive for March 4th, 2017

March 4th, 2017 - 5:42 pm § in Misc.

189th Anniversary of the Inauguration of America’s “First Trump.”

“This is like Andrew Jackson’s victory. This is the people beating the establishment. And that’s how he [Donald Trump] posited right from the beginning, the people are rising up against a government they find to be dysfunctional. And yes, it’s a defeat for the Democrats, but [...]

March 4th, 2017 - 12:03 pm § in Misc.

David Preston: on dialog

Commtary by David Preston Most of the male-to-male arguments you see on FB aren’t about finding truth. They’re about finding a herd and sticking to it. Yet men fancy themselves free, so you will often find them cloaking their sheepish nature in the fierce pelt of ideology. But ideology i[...]

March 4th, 2017 - 11:07 am § in Foreign Affairs

BREAKING NEWS: Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has died

Buhari’s Death: Africa Leaders Observe a Minute Silence at AU Summit LONDON – Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has died in a London Hospital.                                              USANEWS-TV.COM[...]

March 4th, 2017 - 10:39 am § in Misc.

The Story of Coffee: 3


March 4th, 2017 - 9:55 am § in Politics, Repugnants

GOP legislator asks Muslim high school students if they beat their wives

During Muslim Day at Oklahoma’s state capitol, an annual event sponsored by the Council on American-Islamic Relations intended to connect Oklahoma Muslims with their elected representatives, a group of high school students asked to meet with state GOP Rep. John Bennett. But instead of receivi[...]

March 4th, 2017 - 9:35 am § in Misc.



March 4th, 2017 - 8:01 am § in Misc.

Cutting NOAA

Administration seeks deep cuts for NOAA, a leading climate science agency The White House is seeking to slash the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s budget by 17 percent, imposing big cuts to research and satellite programs, according to a memo obtained by The Washington Post. By St[...]

March 4th, 2017 - 7:31 am § in Donald Trump

TRUMPISM OF THE DAY: Obama Wiretapped Me!

Donald Trump has accused Barack Obama of “wire tapping” his offices in New York City before the presidential election in November Launching a series of tweets at 5.35am eastern time on Saturday, Trump tweeted: “Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my ‘wires tapped’ in Trump Tower just b[...]

March 4th, 2017 - 1:01 am § in Misc.

200 Years Ago Madison Said ….

“It is only when the people become ignorant and corrupt, when they degenerate into a populace, that they are incapable of exercising the sovereignty. Usurpation is then an easy attainment, and an usurper soon found. The people themselves become the willing instruments of their own debasement and r[...]