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14 Lessons I Want To Teach My Daughters

Knowing that I am the primary female role model for my three precious daughters, I feel an incredible responsibility to teach them everything they need to know about how to become successful, independent women. These are some lessons I am trying very hard to instill in them.<p><b>1. Appreciate your</b> …

Dorchester County Fire Rescue Deploys 6000′ of LDH

Dorchester Plans the Deployment<p>Dorchester County Fire Rescue in South Carolina this week deployed 6000′ feet of 5 inch large diameter hose for their …

Exposing Rich-versus-Poor Demagoguery

Dems in 2016 will replay de Blasio’s “inequality” theme — the GOP should stress income mobility.<p>New York City: If a campaign theme can make it there, …

Middle-class

12 Unspoken Rules For Being A Liberal

Posted: Aug 31, 2013 12:01 AM<p>There may be no official rule book for being a liberal, but that doesn't mean there aren't rules. There are actually …

Sauk Rapids Graphic Artist Challenges National Security Agency

<b>SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (WCCO) —</b> It was Edward Snowden’s revelations of domestic spying by the National Security Agency that hatched the idea — graphic …

Decision time for Virginians

President Barack Obama is always welcome in the Commonwealth of Virginia. But his appearance in our state this weekend — less than 48 hours before voters head to the polls — says much more about Terry McAuliffe and his vision for Virginia’s future than it does about the president …

For McAuliffe, Cuba trip to promote Va. products was a bust

Terry McAuliffe has always fashioned himself a master salesman. He could pitch anything.<p>Then he went to Cuba.<p>McAuliffe said he journeyed to the island to sell Virginia wine and apples. Yet the Cubans scoffed at his propositions during the April 2010 visit, unmoved by the full-frontal style of …

In annuity deal tied to McAuliffe, 2 investors knew they bet on specific, dying people

Nominees Cuccinelli and McAuliffe court voters across the state as the Nov. 5 election draws near.<p>Nominees Cuccinelli and McAuliffe court voters across the state as the Nov. 5 election draws near.<p>A dying mechanic wanted a few thousand dollars to leave to his wife, two sons and infant daughter. A …

Ken Cuccinelli's policies show a strong libertarian streak

Virginia’s Ken Cuccinelli would arguably be the most libertarian governor in the United States if he wins on Nov. 5 — which makes it odd that he’s …

Could Virginia Start Forcing MD's to Accept Medicare & Medicaid Patients?

Kathleen Murphy, a Democrat who is running for the House of Delegates against Republican incumbent Barbara Comstock, told a forum in Great Falls on …

Health Care

In Virginia governor’s race, gun control surfaces late as a key issue

After months of inattention, Ken Cuccinelli II (R) and Terry McAuliffe (D) have drawn the polarizing issue of guns into the spotlight of the Virginia governor’s race.<p>For once, a Democrat is talking tough about gun control, as if daring the National Rifle Association to take him on. And gun-rights …

Kudlow: Liberal entitlement-state dream is crumbling

May I ask this question? Why is it that Americans don't have the freedom to choose their own health insurance? I just don't get it. Why must the …

There can only be one: Smartphones are the PCs of the future - ExtremeTech

By on August 23, 2012 at 10:00 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>In 10 years, tablets computers …

eReaders

Obamacare Media Fail: Did the President ‘Work the Refs’?

The press is filling up with examinations of media culpability in failing to predict that the Affordable Care Act would render outrageously …

Federal Spending: Where Does the Money Go

Federal Budget 101<p>In fiscal year 2015, the federal budget is $3.8 trillion. These trillions of dollars make up about 21 percent of the U.S. economy …

Federal Budget

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Wall Street

Eureka! Tea partiers know science

A finding in a study on the relationship between science literacy and political ideology surprised the Yale professor behind it: Tea party members know more science than non-tea partiers.<p>Yale law professor Dan Kahan posted on his blog this week that he analyzed the responses of more than 2,000 …

The defunding debacle

The Republican push to defund Obamacare defied the strategic wisdom of the ages.<p>“Never do what the enemy wishes you to do,” Napoleon insisted, “for this reason alone, that he desires it.”<p>Sun Tzu advised, “Avoid what is strong to strike what is weak.”<p>“Prudence,” according to Machiavelli, “consists …

Barry-cades confirmed: Park Service says Obama admin ordered closure of World War II Memorial

There it is. The White House Office of Management & Budget ordered the closing of the WWII Memorial. Disgusting.<p>— Kathleen McKinley (@KatMcKinley) …

Monuments and memorials remained open during previous shutdown

9:20 PM 10/02/2013<p>Although President Obama claims that he can’t avoid shutting down public sites and monuments, war memorials were in fact kept open …

Washington & Wall Street: Why Republicans Must Say No to Obamacare

“One man gathers what another man spills.”<p>The Grateful Dead<p>The government shutdown is generating a lot of comment in the press about how the …

Political Science

Who’s Responsible For Healthcare?

Is health care a responsibility of government or is it an individual responsibility?<p>Do we have a right to products and services, or do we have a …

Why Aren’t More Intellectuals Believers?

“God’s alright when he isn’t making bears eat children, you know?”<p>I didn’t. But this was just one of the arguments that would be lobbed at me by my …

Arrested Development