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Hacks

By at April 15, 2011 | 12:08 pm | 2 Comments

Hacks

every time I think the American people have had enough, some how we tolerate the nonsense and we sink a little deeper in the ooze. We sit back and let entertainers get rich off of dividing us, and we let politicians gain and hold power by scaring us into inaction. No side is blameless,

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Notes & Asides

By at April 7, 2011 | 2:06 pm | 0 Comment

Notes & Asides

Your all grows’d up and your all grows’d up! Did anyone else find it more than a little amusing for the President – who makes more time to relax than Hef most weeks – decided to chide the opposition with being immature in budget negotiations? While I will admit that I am concerned Congress is debating a shutdown over a couple billion when the real fight over $6Trillion looms, did it ever occur to the President that this budget was supposed to be passed LAST year?

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Testing Run-Off for Radiation in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus

By at March 3, 2011 | 1:40 pm | 1,269 Comments

Testing Run-Off for Radiation in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus

A pair of water companies in Western Pennsylvania want to put the questions to rest about potential radiation in the water supply. The water in question is a contaminated mix of chemicals that is used in the fracking process by gas drillers.

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Hold on Mr. Holder

By at March 3, 2011 | 9:51 am | 65 Comments

Hold on Mr. Holder

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder often talks about racism and Holder was recently grilled by a Congressman who believes Holder’s department is protecting the rights of African Americans at the expense of everyone else. Rock The Capital’s Scott Paterno tracked and dissected one of Holder’s statements.

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Bush and Obama Deserve Credit for GM’s Turnaround

By at December 2, 2010 | 11:02 am | 0 Comment

Bush and Obama Deserve Credit for GM’s Turnaround

General Motors was Horatio Alger, and the model of adaptability over the first-half of the American century. GM consolidated, acquired, competed and expanded at a rapid rate; it contributed to the World War I effort, survived the 1929 stock crash, mobilized for the Great War and adjusted to postwar labor unrest. William Durant’s colorized versions of the Model-T followed […]

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Forced pooling under dead bodies, its possible.

By at October 7, 2010 | 7:11 pm | 2 Comments

Denise Dennis’ family, whose line is African-American; was among the first settlers in Brooklyn Township, Susquehanna County. Her ancestors arrived in the 1800’s with something most blacks could only dream of: Freedom. Dennis’ great, great, great, grandfather fought under General George Washington, during the Revolutionary War. Her family farm is home to stone walls, a […]

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