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Mike is a retired stock broker, and now published author of Gold Rush!. In addition, he is a freelance writer and finds joy driving a school bus filled with Lincoln High students.
Jacqueline Proctor: Take, for example, Jacqueline Proctor of San Francisco. She and her husband are in their early 60s. They have been paying $7,200 a year for a bare-bones Kaiser Permanente health plan with a $5,000 per person annual deductible. “Kaiser told us the plan does not comply with Obamacare and the substitute w
Back in January, 2013, all First Student employees were forced (the meeting was mandatory) to attend a “Courageous Conversation.” I posted in White Oppressors that “Many of us objected to the characterization of “white racism.”” Now, at Harvey Scott you can see the ridiculousness of the teachings
Retired Maj. Gen. Paul E. Vallely told WND he is calling for nationwide rallies and protests to demand the resignations and added that a peaceful “civil uprising is still not out of question.” In his capacity as chairman of the organization Stand Up America, Vallely issued what he termed a “National Call to Action”
“We are told NOT TO judge ALL Muslims by the actions of a few lunatics.” BUT on the other hand……. “We are also encouraged TO judge ALL Gun Owners by the actions of a few lunatics.” How is that supposed to work…..??????
The Food Stamp Program, administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is proud to be distributing this year the greatest amount of free Meals and Food Stamps ever, to 47.5 million people as of the most recent figures available in April 2013. Meanwhile, the National Park Service, administered by the U.S. Department of
To those of you sporting this bumper sticker, Aren’t you embarrassed yet?
Print Length: 409 pages Self Published Rarely, I would guess, does a 24 year old, who is London-born, write such a good novel. Ametsapolis is a sprawling city of 300 million, built in layers that tower miles into the sky. Inside the walls is all that’s left of world civilization that has been devastated and […]
#6 S. Carolina 30, #11 Georgia 41 #12 Florida 16, Miami (FL) 21 #14 Notre Dame 30, #17 Michigan 41 #15 Texas 21, BYU 40 #25 USC 7, Washington St 10 Final Locally, early in 3rd Qtr Portland St Univ. 29, California 27!!! Final - Cal 37, PSU 30 #2 Oregon blows away Virginia 59 to 10. They could have added [...]
I’ve written for years that your assets are not safe in banks or in retirement plans. We saw how your assets held in savings accounts in banks are unsecured and can be used to bail-in banks with little regard for your property. In retirement funds, Americans have $17.5 Trillion in retirement accounts as of fourth [...
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It’s pretty even in the Senate to go to war. In the House a whole different story. Right now the vote against is an overwhelming NO! Let’s keep up the pressure to vote No on Syria.
Over 99 earthquakes at Mammoth Lakes in just the last seven days
These senators Voted Yes for a war on Syria Robert Menendez, D-N.J. - net worth from $317,005 to $680,000 Barbara Boxer, D-Calif. - net worth from $1,147,008 to $5,380,000 Ben Cardin, D-Md. - net worth from $1,416,074 to $3,998,000 Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H. - [...]
There are some who think if they can tell a blatant lie often enough, they will be believed, even when it’s so easy to check.
America’s Best New BBQ includes Ox in Portland, OR. The centerpiece of this northeast Portland newcomer—inspired by Argentina rather than Texas, Memphis, or Kansas City—is the custom-made, wood-fired grill, a massive stainless-steel beast from Ann Arbor–based Grillworks. Grab a counter seat in front of the acti
Best Italian Restaurants in the U.S. includes Caffe Mingo, Portland, OR. Dinner at 8? Not if you want a table at Caffé Mingo. Showing up at 5pm has been the rule for some time at Michael Cronan’s spot. The menu is celebrated for fresh ingredients, subtle shifts on classic Italian comfort food, and nuanced elaboratio
Day 89 of the sequester and we are all still here. Here’s a story that will make you mad and then shake your head at government stupidity. Seems that furloughed workers, a result of the sequester, are eligible for unemployment compensation. We furloughed workers to save money and yet we have to pay them because [...]
M1.8 - 12km S of Sweet Home, Oregon Time 2013-05-28 11:08:59-07:00 Location 44.281°N 122.733°W Depth 0.0km
M4.0 - Off the coast of Oregon Time 2013-05-24 22:51:01-07:00 Location 44.552°N 129.567°W Depth 10.7km M4.1 - Off the coast of Oregon Time 2013-05-25 04:50:55-07:00 Location 44.468°N 129.682°W Depth 10.0km
M3.3 - 55km E of McDermitt, Nevada ShakeMap - IV Time 2013-05-23 13:56:31-07:00 Location 41.987°N 117.051°W Depth 0.0km
There’s quite a swarm going on in Greenville, Calif. initiated by two fairly large quakes: 4.9 11km WNW of Greenville, California 2013-05-24 01:02:19-07:00 0.0 km deep 5.7 11km WNW of Greenville, California 2013-05-23 20:47:08-07:00 11.0 km deep An article in Wired by Subscribe Erik Klemetti is an assistant profe
sugar is smoking by Jason Schneiderman it’s amazing how death is always around the corner, or not even so far away as that, hiding in the little pleasures that some of us would go so far as to say are the only things keeping us alive
M1.7 - 6km SSW of Odell, Oregon Time 2013-05-21 12:24:21-07:00 Location 45.581°N 121.584°W Depth 0.0km