Category Archives: Media

Enough With The Petitions Already!!!

Come on, these web petitions are getting out of hand. Anyone with the slightest gripe can start an online petition. Don’t like Obama? Start a petition to get your state to secede. (Please Texas just do it already. We’re sick … Continue reading

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This is what’s screwed up about banking

I remember when I had my first job in high school, picking tomatoes at a local truck farm, I had a simple passbook savings account. It paid somewhere in the range of 5% simple interest. Remember simple interest and the … Continue reading

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Koch Brothers and the Cato Institute

Here is a prime example of what Fox News doesn’t report on. My uncle constantly sends me emails that say things like “you’ll never see this in the liberal media” and usually because the stories are blatantly false or they were … Continue reading

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A non-Muslim terrorist attack? How Could That Be?!?!?

I was reading the reports yesterday concerning the bombing of the government center in Oslo Norway and the attack on the Norwegian youthcamp. The comment posts immediately jumped to Muslim bashing. Now as much as I believe that Islam is … Continue reading

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Atheist Billboard Removed From Church Property

I love this story. The Freedom From Religion Foundation paid Matrix Media Services (Clear Channel) to place a billboard with the smiling face of a local atheist that said “I Can Be Good Without God”. First off, I want to … Continue reading

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A Teaching Moment

Anthony Weiner resigned today after his much-ballyhooed sexting scandal. If he only owned up to it in the first place instead of lying like a foot tapper in an airport bathroom stall, then the public might have forgiven him. Maybe. After all … Continue reading

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Truth In Advertising?

What truth-in-advertising rules apply to advertisers? Under the Federal Trade Commission Act: •Advertising must be truthful and non-deceptive; •Advertisers must have evidence to back up their claims; and •Advertisements cannot be unfair. Advertisers must have evidence to back up their … Continue reading

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Obama 1, Birthers 0

Ok can they finally put it to rest now? Nope, in the words of George Bush Sr, “Not gonna do it” Obama says screw it and released the long form birth certificate that the birther conspiracists have been yammering for. … Continue reading

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It’s not 42

I’m way behind in my reading. It’s actually gotten worse since my local library cut their local hours and are only open while I’m at work. You’d think they would want to make sure that the library is open during … Continue reading

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Glenn Beck Cancelled By Fox

I found it rather humorous when Glenn Beck said that Donald Trump was making him “a little uncomfortable recently” Wow what a revelation. Glenn Beck has a limit? Apparently so does Fox. Ratings didn’t support the time slot. Buh-bye Glenn. … Continue reading

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