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New York Losing Civil War

It seems that New York had a bit of a panic last week that resulted in the involvement of some thirty law-enforcement and public-safety agencies, including DHS and the Coast Guard.  It all started when the H.L. Hunley Traveling Exhibit passed through.  Never heard of the Hunley?  It’s a submarine…from the Civil War. Did we … Continue reading »

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And Speaking of Children…

In fact, Obama became so frustrated with the C.B.O. that at one point during the health-care debate he banned his aides from using the term “C.B.O.” in his presence. Instead, the President called the C.B.O. “banana.” http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/newsdesk/2012/03/the-mandate-memo-how-obama-changed-his-mind.html Really?  The President–the Commander-in-Chief, the man with his finger on the button, the man who wants to control … Continue reading »

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Out of Gas

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/cctv-at-petrol-stations-will-automatically-stop-758518 Cameras at petrol stations will automatically stop uninsured or untaxed vehicles from being filled with fuel, under new government plans. Downing Street officials hope the hi-tech system will crack down on the 1.4million motorists who drive without insurance. Automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) cameras are already fitted in thousands of petrol station forecourts. Drivers … Continue reading »

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