Monthly Archives: June 2011

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 News Update

“Honor, justice, and humanity, forbid us tamely to surrender that freedom which we received from our gallant ancestors, and which our innocent posterity have a right to receive from us. We cannot endure the infamy and guilt of resigning succeeding … Continue reading

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Tuesday, June 28, 2011 News Update

“The American people are no longer on the defensive. I believe the conservative movement deserves some credit for this. You spoke for the permanent against the merely prevalent, and ultimately you prevailed. I believe we conservatives have captured the moment, … Continue reading

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Monnday, June 27, 2011 News Update

“As our president bears no resemblance to a king so we shall see the Senate has no similitude to nobles. First, not being hereditary, their collective knowledge, wisdom, and virtue are not precarious. For by these qualities alone are they … Continue reading

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Wild and Wonderful, and an Idea

As a kid growing up in West Virginia there were several things that seemed mythical¬† about our state. One was: Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. Originally designed to house 250 patients in solitude, the hospital held 717 patients by 1880; 1,661 in … Continue reading

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Friday, June 24, 2011 News Update

“Experience having long taught me the reasonableness of mutual sacrifices of opinion among those who are to act together for any common object, and the expediency of doing what good we can; when we cannot do all we would wish.” … Continue reading

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Thursday, June 23, 2011 News Update

“The fundamental source of all your errors, sophisms and false reasonings is a total ignorance of the natural rights of mankind. Were you once to become acquainted with these, you could never entertain a thought, that all men are not, … Continue reading

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Wednesday, June 22, 2011 News Update

“The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for, among old parchments, or musty records. They are written, as with a sun beam, in the whole volume of human nature, by the hand of the divinity itself; and … Continue reading

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Tuesday, June 21, 2011 News Update

“[I]n commemorating fatherhood, we’re also expressing a basic truth about America. What does fatherhood mean today in America? I guess the same as it always has. Fatherhood can sometimes be walking the floor at midnight with a baby that can’t … Continue reading

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Monday, June 20, 2011 News Update

“It is a wise rule and should be fundamental in a government disposed to cherish its credit, and at the same time to restrain the use of it within the limits of its faculties, ‘never to borrow a dollar without … Continue reading

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A Tempest in a Teapot?

I have NOT studied each and every law (or potential law) mentioned in the linked article, but it doesn’t to take a political science expert to question the general tone. Rigging the 2012 Election These statutes are not neutral. Their … Continue reading

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