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Eric Holder: My Big Fat Ferguson Lies

So now every talking head in America wants to have an extended national conversation about unpaid traffic tickets? All because everything thing else about St. Michael of Ferguson was a lie? Hands up, don’t shoot? Lie. Gentle giant? Lie. Minding his own business? Lie. Shot in the back? Lie. Did not attack the police officer? Lie. ‘Didn’t do nothing’ to the Asian shopkeeper? Lie. Relatives did not try to start […]

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Obama Loved Spock

Leonard Nimoy, the sonorous, gaunt-faced actor who won a worshipful global following as Mr. Spock, the resolutely logical human-alien first officer of the Starship Enterprise in the television and movie juggernaut “Star Trek,” died on Friday morning at his home in the Bel Air section of Los Angeles. He was 83. His wife, Susan Bay Nimoy, confirmed his death, saying the cause was end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Mr. Nimoy […]

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James Broussard and Ronald Reagan: Champion of Conservative America

Professor James H. Broussard teaches American history and historiography at Lebanon Valley College in Annville, Pennsylvania. His research and publications concentrate on the Jefferson-Jackson era, the South, and American politics. He formerly served as executive director of the Society for Historians of the Early American Republic. In addition to writing many articles and book reviews, Dr. Broussard has previously wrote the book, The Southern Federalists, 1800-1816. He is currently working on […]

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Found Lois Lerner IRS emails subject of criminal probe

Investigators said Thursday they have recovered 32,000 emails related to a former IRS official at the heart of the agency’s tea party scandal. But they don’t know how many of them are new. The emails were to and from Lois Lerner, who used to head the IRS division that processes applications for tax-exempt status. Last June, the IRS told Congress it had lost an unknown number of Lerner’s emails when […]

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GUILTY: Verdict reached in American Sniper Trial

A verdict has been reached in the trial of Eddie Ray Routh. The reading of the verdict is expected to begin around 10:15 p.m. The jury began deliberations at 7:36 p.m. ET. A jury has found Eddie Ray Routh guilty of murder in the killing of Chris Kyle, subject of the hit film “American Sniper,” and Kyle’s friend at a Texas firing range two years ago. No one disputed that […]

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Michael Gurnow’s “The Edward Snowden Affair”

Michael Gurnow is a former literature and pre-law professor whose linguistic training was overseen by an active NSA language analyst. A noted environmentalist and film critic whose work Pulitzer-recipient Roger Ebert called “very admirable,” Gurnow’s award-winning writing—which spans such topics as national security, veterinary legislation, and overpopulation—has been translated, selected as Editor’s Choice, served as cover stories, included in college curriculum, and cited in newspapers and literary and law journals. […]

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Charlie Manson Marriage off

Well it appears that everyone’s favorite mass murderer, Charles Manson, won’t tie the knot with 27 year old Afton Elaine Burton after all.  It appears that the couples marriage license will expire on Thursday but weddings only take place on the weekends according to Terry Thornton of the California Department of Corrections. “A Manson wedding did not take place,” Thornton said. Manson is incarcerated in Corcoran State Prison. It is […]

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Vaccine Perspective

My son has Asperger’s. He was diagnosed in 1999, at age five. The word ‘autism’ was still a mysterious thing to me, something that I recalled from a segment on 60 Minutes, decades earlier. But that was real autism, not the variety that my son seemed to have. He was a happy, affectionate child, though one who could endlessly scream like a banshee when you told him to do something […]

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Ben Hoover has a new Job Good Day Anchor at FOX Charlotte

Ben Hoover will officially join Charlotte, N.C. FOX owned station WJZY as digital journalist and anchor on Monday, January 19. He had been working as vacation relief. Hoover, who last worked at WIS in Columbia, S.C., joins Page Crawford, Erick Weber, Nick Kosir, and Chuck Roads on “Good Day Carolinas.” Hoover has also worked at WHNS in Greenville, S.C., and WMAZ in Macon, Ga. “My family and I have made […]