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Top Ten Pennsylvania Political Gifts in 2012

By at April 17, 2014 | 6:49 pm | 0 Comment

Top Ten Pennsylvania Political Gifts in 2012

1) Gov. Tom Corbett, (R), Governor of Pennsylvania:

“Pardon me, would you have any gray poupon?”

Governor Corbett and his wife are changing the way Harrisburg operates by accepting $18,500 in gratuities last year from special interests. The Governor and First Lady… Read the rest

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Top Ten Richest Pennsylvanians

By at April 7, 2014 | 11:07 am | 0 Comment

Top Ten Richest Pennsylvanians

1) Mary Alice Dorrance Malone
$2.8 Billion

2) Ed Snider
$2.5 Billion

3) Henry Hillman
$2.2 Billion

4) Susan Hirt Hagen
$2 Billion

5) Richard Yuengling, Jr.
$1.4 Billion

6) Edward Stack
$1.4 Billion

7) Richard Scaife
$1.3 Billion

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Top Ten Nuclear Power Disasters

By at April 1, 2014 | 12:53 pm | 0 Comment

Top Ten Nuclear Power Disasters

1. Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, Pripyat, Ukraine.
International Nuclear Event Scale Level: 7.

2. Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant, Fukushima, Japan.
International Nuclear Event Scale Level: 7.

3. Mayak Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Plant, Ozyorsk, Russia.
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Courts Punish PA Builder for Exposing Bank Misconduct; Builder Petitions US Supreme Court

By at March 24, 2014 | 8:30 am | 0 Comment

Courts Punish PA Builder for Exposing Bank Misconduct; Builder Petitions US Supreme Court

To our readers:

Enclosed please find a press advisory and Writ of Certification regarding a gross miscarriage of justice in which a PA bank’s unilateral decision to defund an approved loan for a family company was found to be “arbitrary, unreasonable and reckless.”… Read the rest

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Top Ten Richest People In the World

By at March 17, 2014 | 12:05 pm | 0 Comment

Top Ten Richest People In the World

#1 Bill GatesUnited States.
$76 billion.
Co-Chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Age: 58.

 

#2 Carlos Slim Helu & family, Mexico.
$72 billion.
Honorary Chairman, América Móvil.
Age: 74.

 

#3 Amancio Ortega, Spain.
$64 Billion.
Age: 77.

 

#4 Warren Buffett,

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College Football Coaches’ Compensation in 2013

By at March 10, 2014 | 6:30 pm | 0 Comment

College Football Coaches’ Compensation in 2013

Below please find a list of the Top Ten Highest Paid Head Football Coaches for 2013. Underneath each coach is the salary for the governor of the state in which the football program calls home. The top ten college coaches… Read the rest

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The Nation’s Highest-Paid College Presidents

By at March 6, 2014 | 11:51 am | 0 Comment

The Nation’s Highest-Paid College Presidents

Name School / Forbes Ranking Total Compensation
1. Robert J. Zimmer University of Chicago/14th $3,358,723
2. Joseph E. Aoun Northeastern University/236th $3,121,864

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Top 10 Signs of Spring

By at February 24, 2014 | 11:13 am | 0 Comment

Top 10 Signs of Spring

  1. Woodcock’s nasal peent.
  2. Spring smell.
  3. Peepers’ chorus.
  4. Juncos leaving.
  5. Woodpeckers drumming.
  6. Duck flights.
  7. Tree and flower buds.
  8. Owls hooting.
  9. Clumps of raptors/pairs of raptors.
  10. Songbird songs.
Photo: flskibum85
Source: Bird Watchers
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Top Ten Biggest Daily Snow Falls by State

By at February 17, 2014 | 9:29 am | 0 Comment

Top Ten Biggest Daily Snow Falls by State

State Amount Weather Station Date
1) Colorado: 63.0 Georgetown December 4, 1913.
2) Alaska: 62.0 Thompson Pass December

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Top Ten Coldest Temperatures in U.S. History

By at February 12, 2014 | 9:03 am | 0 Comment

Top Ten Coldest Temperatures in U.S. History

#1) –79.8 Degrees
Prospect Creek, Alaska.
January 23, 1971.

#2) –70 Degrees
Rogers Pass, Montana.
January 20, 1954.

#3) – 66 Degrees
Riverside Ranger Station, Yellowstone, Wyoming.
February 9, 1933.

#4) –61 Degrees
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