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A Television Snow Job

By at January 15, 2014 | 11:58 am | 0 Comment

A Television Snow Job

With more than a foot of snow, sleet, and ice falling over much of the nation, the television news teams went into overdrive. This may be an accurate description of one of those minute-by-minute broadcasts. “I’m Harry Hansom. Co-anchor Polly Prattle just called. Her car slid into a ditch about eight miles from the studio. […]

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Top Ten Best JFK Assassination Conspiracies

By at November 18, 2013 | 4:17 pm | 0 Comment

Top Ten Best JFK Assassination Conspiracies

The CIA Theory. Gay Thrill Kill Theory. The Israeli Theory. The KGB Theory. The Illuminati Theory. The George Bush Sr. Theory. The Mafia Theory. UFO Cover-Up Theory. The Lyndon B. Johnson Theory. The Federal Reserve Bank Theory. Source: Environmental Graffiti

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Dauphin County Commissioners: Hold Dauphin County Commissioner Meetings in the evening.

By at April 1, 2013 | 3:11 pm | 0 Comment

Petition Dauphin County Commissioners to hold their meetings in the evening.

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LEGISLATIVE AUDIT ADVISORY COMMISSION Meeting to review and approve the 2012 audit and reorganize for the 2013-2014 Legislative Session.

By at February 20, 2013 | 3:03 pm | 0 Comment

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 9:30 AM APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE BUDGET HEARINGS 9:30 AM Liquor Control Board 11:00 AM Department of Labor Industry 1:30 PM Department of Banking & Securities 3:30 PM Department of Aging Room 140 Main Capitol * 10:00 AM CHILDREN AND YOUTH COMMITTEE Public hearing on Reporting Child Abuse – HB436, HB 430, HB429, […]

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Pension Debt

By at January 2, 2013 | 1:44 pm | 0 Comment

Pension Debt

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Fiscal Chicken

By at December 31, 2012 | 7:00 am | 0 Comment

Talk show hosts and other bloviators have spent hours giving their versions of the fiscal cliff. In fewer than 750 words, I’ll explain the truth. Taxes and the deficit are intertwined. If Congress can’t come up with a plan to solve those problems, the U.S. will jump into the abyss of a deeper recession than […]

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Best Christmas Movies: The Top 25 Holiday Films Ever

By at December 20, 2012 | 4:53 pm | 0 Comment

Best Christmas Movies: The Top 25 Holiday Films Ever

25. The Polar Express (2004) Sure, the performance-capture technology may have rendered the children a touch frightening to look at (at least it improved dramatically with ‘Beowulf’), but there’s still plenty of joy to be had in this fast-moving adaptation of the beloved children’s book starring an ensemble of Tom Hankses. 24. We’re No Angels […]

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Top Ten Turkey Producing States & Processors

By at November 22, 2012 | 7:00 am | 0 Comment

Top Ten Turkey Producing States & Processors

Top Ten Turkey Producing States 1) Minnesota 2) North Carolina 3) Arkansas 4) Missouri 5) Virginia 6) Indiana 7) California 8) South Carolina 9) Pennsylvania 10) Ohio Top Ten U.S. Turkey Processors Company Live Weight Processed(Million Pounds) 1) Butterball, LLC 1,300 2) Jennie-O Turkey Store, Inc. 1,290 3) Cargill Value Added Meats 1,095 4) Farbest […]

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Auditor General Jack Wagner Calls On General Assembly, Gov. Corbett to Take Lead in Reforming Governance At Penn State

By at November 15, 2012 | 7:01 am | 0 Comment

Auditor General Jack Wagner Calls On General Assembly, Gov. Corbett to Take Lead in Reforming Governance At Penn State

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 14, 2012 – Auditor General Jack Wagner today called on the General Assembly and Gov. Corbett to take charge of reforming Penn State University in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sexual-abuse scandal, saying that the university’s board of trustees has shown little appetite for enacting the reforms necessary to enhance […]

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Democracy Rising: A Final Word, A New Beginning

By at October 23, 2012 | 12:53 pm | 0 Comment

by Tim Potts A while ago, a DR supporter unsubscribed from DR News, saying that he thought DR could change things in Harrisburg, but we haven’t. I replied that DR never could change things in the Capitol. Only citizens can. DR’s role is to educate citizens and empower them so that they can get a […]

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