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Black lives don’t matter

[I had originally posted this as a comment to an news article about an absurd "Hand Up, Don't Shoot" protest at my alma mater, East Carolina University, covered by WITN. The good little progressive censors at WITN didn't appreciate my polite if forceful views, and deleted it. It's replicated here for my edification.] Black lives […]

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LOL. I was just “fired” by Infolinks.

I just got this via email from Infolinks, a company that posted advertising here for over two years: …upon a scheduled review of your website our Quality Assurance Team found that there are multiple gun-related posts underĀ bob-owens.comĀ . I’m afraid that since we cannot approve such content to our network we were forced to close your […]

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EBT user laments she won’t be able to buy exotic fresh fruits

I’m trying real hard to find some sympathy here… and I got nothin’. “It may not sound like a lot but to a person like me, it is,” says Annie Crisp, 30, a single mother of two girls in Lancaster, Ohio. “It’s not just a number.” She says she received a little less than $550 […]

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The more useless elements of the left are losing their minds

.@elainelancaster @olddominiongir WE R NOT HOSTAGES.If UR REPUBLIC IS FREAKING THE WHOLE WORLD OUT,MAYBE WE SHOULD DEEP 6 THEIR WEAK ASS'S. — Cher (@cher) October 4, 2013 Don’t you love it when elderly has-beens promote genocide, and marginal actors promote torture over divergent political views? Every Tea Party member should be horsewhipped. — Chris Noth […]

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Taking Washington back

I’m not sure who created the image (I swiped it from Matt Bracken’s Facebook page), but it certainly seems relevant today. We’re cursed with a President and Senate that seems determined to use the law (when it suits them), or ignore the law (when it suits them), or descend into outright criminality (when it suits […]

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