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  • Is N.Y.'s Gun Confiscation Scheme Tied to Larger Federal Plan?

    04/17/2013 5:25:15 PM PDT · by robowombat · 20 replies
    New American ^ | Wednesday, 17 April 2013 17:00 | Dave Bohon
    Is N.Y.'s Gun Confiscation Scheme Tied to Larger Federal Plan? Written by Dave Bohon A report from TheBlaze.com alleges that the state of New York is using its recently enacted NY SAFE Act as justification to confiscate firearms from law-abiding citizens — specifically individuals who have been prescribed anti-anxiety medication. But some Second Amendment advocates allege the scheme is part of a larger federal gun control plot. According to the Blaze, on April 1 a legal gun owner in upstate New York, later identified by a Buffalo newspaper as 35-year-old David Lewis, “received an official notice from the state ordering...
  • Senate Dems'Ignored America’s Opposition & All Voted For Government-Run Health Care (polls)

    12/21/2009 5:57:02 AM PST · by Ooh-Ah · 10 replies · 874+ views
    GOP ^ | December 20, 2009
    Senate Dems’ Ignored America’s Opposition And All Voted For Government-Run Health Care, But They’ll Finally Hear The People In November ALL SIXTY DEMOCRAT SENATORS JUST VOTED FOR REID’S BILLEvery Democrat Senator, With No Republicans, Voted For Cloture. (Motion To Invoke Cloture On The Reid Amendment #3267, Roll Call Vote #385, Agreed To R: 0-40 R; D: 58-0; I: 2-0, 12/21/09)THEY DIDN’T LISTEN TO THE AMERICAN PEOPLEPolling Confirms The Obama-Reid Bill is “A Piece Of Legislation That Large Swaths Of The American People Neither Want Nor Think Will Work.” “The White House -- as we wrote yesterday (see link in comment...
  • Regarding salty talk aimed at the president (or other officials) vs visits from the SS

    03/05/2009 12:43:09 PM PST · by Jim Robinson · 539 replies · 22,727+ views
    March 5, 2009 | Jim Robinson
    Unfortunately, we are saddled with a communist sympathizer in the White House. I don't know whether or not he's an actual card carrying commie, but he's definitely an America-hating, anti-capitalist Marxist leftist who thinks communism is the way to go. Now I remember when America used to fight against communism. It wasn't that long ago. Many of us on FR are veterans of wars against communism and some of us believe that American citizens who are communists are the enemy within, ie, the domestic enemy we've sworn to defend against. American citizen? hmmmm... that may be a loophole for Obama....
  • Pessimism Porn? Economic Forecasts Get Lurid

    04/09/2009 5:53:23 PM PDT · by DirtyHarryY2K · 15 replies · 799+ views
    abcnews.go.com ^ | April 9, 2009 | DAN HARRIS
    Bread Lines, Food Riots, Revolts: Apocalyptic Economic News Draws Eyeballs Online People are logging onto the Internet to read all sorts of dire economic predictions: a new Great Depression, bread lines, riots, you name it. And with the recession taking hold, many have become addicted to apocalyptic news about the economy. This sky-is-falling content online has the same sort of can't-look-away quality as a car crash or porn, for which New York magazine has coined the term "pessimism porn." One of the stars of this new genre is Gerald Celente, a trends forecaster who's credited with predicting the fall of...
  • DOW finishes below 8,000, NASDAQ loses 6.5% as stocks crumble in final half hour.

    11/19/2008 1:16:41 PM PST · by AngieGal · 111 replies · 3,442+ views
    MarketWatch ^ | 11/19/08 | MarketWatch
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  • Blue Helmets vs. Prop. 209

    05/25/2004 9:42:23 PM PDT · by SpyderTim · 6 replies · 208+ views
    National Review ^ | May 25, 2004 | Lance T. Izumi & Sharon Browne
    May 25, 2004, 8:43 a.m. Blue Helmets vs. Prop. 209 A California judge uses a U.N. treaty to discriminate. By Lance T. Izumi & Sharon Browne Ever since Proposition 209, the anti-race-preference initiative, was passed by California voters in 1996, various state and local government agencies have sought a means to save race-based government programs. In a recent ruling, an Oakland judge purports to have found such a means in the form of a U.N. treaty that supposedly trumps Prop. 209....