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Third National Flag of the Confederacy. I don't fly the Battle Flag because I am not at war. I have been known to fly the 3rd National Flag because of what it represents to me.

Activism: What We Do Instead of Doing Something

A man goes into a church and murders nine African-Americans and so we ban a flag, dig up a few dead bodies, argue about slavery and a war that’s been over for 100+ years, then sink back into our Naugahyde Barcaloungers, secure in the warm self congratulatory glow that we’ve demonstrated just how much we care. The sad part is
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Let’s Talk Living Wage

First, if you want feel good vague assertions that all will be well with a $15 an hour minimum wage, you’ve come to the wrong place. All will not be well. What we are going to do is set up an average restaurant, as it operates now, and then see the impact of increasing wages to $15 an hour as
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Maybe wedding chapels should take a hint from strip clubs and go private...

Wedding Chapels Need to Follow Strip Clubs’ Lead

So, what do you think about wedding chapel ministers being forced to officiate at gay weddings even if it violates the tenets of their religion? In Coeur D’Alene, ID, the city has claimed that Donald and Evelyn Knapp, owner/operators of The Hitching Post must perform same sex weddings or face 180 days in jail and a fine of $1000 per
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Global warming ‘pause’ may last for 20 more years and Arctic sea ice has already started to recover | Mail Online

Global warming ‘pause’ may last for 20 more years and Arctic sea ice has already started to recover | Mail Online. Anthropogenic Climate Change is, has been, and always will be a scam based on political ideology instead of science, just like its close cousin, lysenkoism.

▶ UNaffordable Health Care Debated – Natalie Willes – Sean Hannity Special – Obamacare – 11-1-13 – YouTube

▶ UNaffordable Health Care Debated – Natalie Willes – Sean Hannity Special – Obamacare – 11-1-13 – YouTube. If you want to see a paternalistic government in action, watch this clip. A 29 year old woman is lectured about how she isn’t competent to choose her own health insurance. Folks, this is how the federal government sees us all. If
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Insurance Policies Not Worth Keeping – NYTimes.com

Insurance Policies Not Worth Keeping – NYTimes.com. Surprise, surprise! The New York Times says that President Obama misspoke when he claimed, about 672 times, that if you wanted to keep your insurance, you could. Congressional Republicans have stoked consumer fears and confusion with charges that the health care reform law is causing insurers to cancel existing policies and will force
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Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud killed in CIA drone strike | World news | The Guardian

Food for thought: The Obama Administration shows absolutely no respect for national borders in pursuit of his political objectives. Doesn’t his policy on immigration reveal that he feels the same way about US borders? That they are a political fiction to be disregarded whenever convenient? Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud killed in CIA drone strike | World news | The
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Almost Nothing About Obamacare’s Federal Exchange System Works – Hit & Run : Reason.com

If you believe that all that is broken with ObamaCare is a website that can’t manage its traffic take a look at this post. The problems are deep and will not be resolved anytime soon… Almost Nothing About Obamacare’s Federal Exchange System Works – Hit & Run : Reason.com.

Obama Balks at Boehner’s Debt Ceiling Offer

Obama Balks at Boehner’s Debt Ceiling Offer. No surprise here. I disagree with the conclusion of the article, though. There are no cracks in the GOP’s stance. They did once again what they have done several times leading up to and during the shutdown; they have made offers to compromise and end the shutdown and stave off a debt limit
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Meanwhile, Back in Egypt…

General Sisi and his followers are condemning Egypt to greater turmoil | The Guardian. Remember the military coup in Egypt? Isn’t it funny how whenever Obama has an embarrassing foreign policy disaster on his hands, something comes up in the US that wipes it from the news entirely? Anyway, those nice military men who kicked out those awful Muslim Brotherhood
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