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Let's hear em. I think DOMA is gone. I think Prop 8 stands. I suspect they are going to kick this to the states. Kennedy sounds like he doesn't want to be messing with this.
So the 4th of July is rapidly approaching us and we normally light the neighborhood up in celebration. This weekend, one of my neighbors put up a sign that reads, "Combat veteran lives here. Please be courteous with fireworks."
I'm thinking fuck yeah. I'll be respectful and blow up all my...
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I was perusing free republic this morning and decided I would share with you a few quotes from people out in the ether of the internet.
I will try to update the thread couple of quotes each week.
Let's get this started:
Gay Boy Scout, Bullied by Troop, Denied Eagle Rank
Says Mr Sulu.
This must be more of that "Liberal Tolerance" I keep hearing about..
If a person kills a pregnant woman should he be tried on one or two counts of murder?
The title says it all, who do you think would get your vote for president and why? Are there candidates from both parties you like, who?
Obama OKs, Expedites Huge $29M Payout to Charleston Victims
Pallbearers carry the casket of Ethel Lance, 70, who was one of nine victims of a mass shooting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, out of Royal Missionary Baptist Church, in...
how stupid Jeff Foxworthy is for having common sense (allegedly).
It's common sense nonetheless.
From an email I received (allegedly thoughts expressed by Jeff Foxworthy):
Foxworthy is probably on the top kill list for his rational comments!
A Country Founded by Geniuses but Run by...
Germany recognizes Bitcoin as ‘private money’
Bitcoin has been recognized for legal and tax purposes in Germany, making it the first country to take an official stance on the status of using the online currency as money.
Berlin has acknowledged the virtual tender as...
Trump announces he's running for president. He hasn't mentioned party affilitation yet. If he goes 3rd, gird your loins for Hillry or whatever authoritarian socialist the dem sticks into the race. Country...transformed.
Former Senator from Virginia, could he be a legitimate challenge to Hil? He's actually probably the best the Dems have to offer so far, so probably not.
Thanks Obama for fast tracking this and thanks for giving up our sovereignty to multinational corporations.
I am fully convinced he is purposely causing the destrction of America.
Say goodbye to internet privacy, food standards, environmental standards, cheap medicine and any law that gets...
first univision severed ties with his miss america pageant...
now nbc has done the same.....
all because of his comments wrt illegals...
getting tough to do business in this country....
Gov. Christie announces he's running for President.
Good old Liz Warren agrees
Elizabeth Warren would like to change the way you bank.
The Massachusetts Senator and consumer advocate firebrand may not be running for president. But her backing of the U.S. Postal Service's plan to...
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Wisconsin university dubs ‘America is a melting pot’ a racial microaggression
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point officials have advised faculty that the term “America is a melting pot” is a racial microaggression.
The common phrase was among a list of...
So the SCOTUS decided that "State" actually means Federal and upheld Obamacare again. :stoopspalm:
Debate: Libertarianism vs. Conservatism
July 23, 2015 6:30PM
Featuring Cato Institute Interns; and Heritage Foundation Interns; with an introduction by Mark Houser, Student Programs Coordinator, Cato Institute; moderated by Christopher Bedford, Senior Editor, Daily Caller.
Never created a government email as SoS. Did all her business on a private email account for all 4 years. A complete disregard for the law.
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Diagnosing Conservatism as a Mental Illness
The Left has a long tradition of armchair psychoanalysis of conservatives and dissidents.
In 1950, the “conservative impulse” expressed itself in “irritable mental gestures,” in Lionel Trilling’s famous phrase....
- $300MM Oklahoma budget shortfall
- Hiring freeze in Oklahoma implemented
- Representative Dank said that no bill which gives any type of tax deduction will make it out of committee
We got revenue problems, y'all. And we had them before oil prices tanked.
Has the state income tax...
S & P 500 up 30% in 2013. America rocks!!!!
Were you fully invested in the markets? ... or are you patiently sitting on the sidelines waiting for a big correction?
No guns, but knives, knuckles and chains permitted.
My first thought is Ben Carson, being black and all. But something about Cruz just scares the shit out of me.
We just need to elect someone that can kick Putin's ass.
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