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Forget Charlie Sheen, Glen Beck is Mel Gibson

By at February 28, 2011 | 2:36 pm | 171 Comments

Forget Charlie Sheen, Glen Beck is Mel Gibson

Charlie Sheen’s rants have covered over Fox Commentator Glen Beck’s meltdown on TV — comparing rabbis to radical Islamists. As RTC’s Eric Epstein discovered, Glen Beck is better suited to play Mel Gibson — sorry Charlie!

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It’s Time to Legalize the Debate on the War on Drugs

By at February 17, 2011 | 9:58 am | 956 Comments

The war on drugs started in the early 1970’s and look what it has evolved into. Rock The Capital’s Eric Epstein argues that the time has come to have a full-out debate that could lead to legalizing one of America’s costliest battles.

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Yes We Can: Extend AdultBasic

By at February 15, 2011 | 8:28 am | 6 Comments

Yes We Can: Extend AdultBasic

One of the casualties in the new age of reform-minded rhetoric is the demise of AdultBasic healthcare in Pennsylvania. Rock The Capital’s Eric Epstein now is not the time to leave some 45,000 Pennsylvanian’s without healthcare.

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Vandalizing History: Are American Politicians Guilty of Memory Theft?

By at January 21, 2011 | 3:25 pm | 2 Comments

Vandalizing History: Are American Politicians Guilty of Memory Theft?

As a nation we are losing the most pivotal battle regarding memory and language. Rock The Capital’s Eric Epstein finds that it is well past time to call out and condemn those that manipulate, distort and abuse language for political gain.

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Drilling Deep in Pennsylvania Politics to find a compromise on Marcellus Shale

By at January 19, 2011 | 10:33 am | 77 Comments

Drilling Deep in Pennsylvania Politics to find a compromise on Marcellus Shale

Rock The Capital’s Eric Epstein in painstakingly concise language composes a road map for developing and taxing the Marcellus Shale. Epstein says the state must find a compromised footing to best address how we can best capitalize on a resource that will impact generations to come.

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The history of Blood Libel

By at January 13, 2011 | 6:23 pm | 11 Comments

The history of Blood Libel

Rock The Capital’s Eric Epstein traces the word the words that have caused such a stir over the past two days. The words blood libel, spoken by Sarah Palin have anguished jews worldwide for the true meaning behind the anti-semitic myth is painful.

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Ed Rendell’s Top Ten Gaffes

By at December 21, 2010 | 12:00 pm | 36 Comments

Ed Rendell’s Top Ten Gaffes

Well, its that time of year again to size up the best of the best of Governor Rendell. Eric Epstein took some time to find some real humdingers. Enjoy the Top Ten list.

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Kill the Cola

By at December 15, 2010 | 9:00 am | 1,105 Comments

Kill the Cola

The time for automatic Colas needs to come to an end. Salaries for legislative folks are rising along with all the benefits regardless of whether there is merit for the increase. Average Americans are struggling to put food on the table and the time has come to create an independent compensation commission.

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All the reasons you need to vote for Sarah Palin

By at December 13, 2010 | 12:38 pm | 1 Comments

All the reasons you need to vote for Sarah Palin

Top Ten Reasons to Vote for Sarah Palin 10) Bristol Palin can beat up Jamie-Lee Spears. 9) Redefines foreign affair. 8) Thinks oil is a vegetable grown in North Korea. 7) Can pronounce nuclear. 6) Could look into Putin’s soul, and disarm Russia’s missile defense. 5) She is hotter than the head French dude’s rock-star […]

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The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission: Unsafe at Any Speed

By at December 9, 2010 | 8:37 pm | 120 Comments

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission: Unsafe at Any Speed

The Pennsylvania Turnpike was a landmark achievement for Pennsylvania motorists when it officially opened on October 1, 1940. Pennsylvanians had greater access to work, recreation, and family. Many Baby- boomers have happy motoring memories of stopping to picnic, eating clam rolls at Howard Johnsons, and taking Sunday afternoon drives to view fall foliage. That era […]

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