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Joan Jett is Back – Singing About Mother Nature

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Its nice to hear Joan Jett rocking again after almost 7 years.   Billboard’s Matt Diehl reports that Joan Jett Storms Back With New Album ‘Any Weather’.   Its been a long time since ‘I Love Rock N Roll’ hit the charts in 1982, but it is good to hear Joan crank it out again. […]

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PARAGODS – The Next Big Comedy Hit !

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I just want to know what the Director/Writer Shawn Allen was doing when he came up with the idea for Paragods . . . I wish I was there.   Paragods is one of the funniest shows I have ever seen, and it hasn’t even been released yet. In their own words: “Think of us […]

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Explosions at Boston Marathon

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BREAKING NEWS – There were two explosions near the Boston Marathon finish line today, resulting in two deaths and many injuries. Here is what ABC is reporting. At least one explosion has hit the finish line of the Boston Marathon, causing multiple injuries. TV footage showed what appeared to be streets littered with debris and […]

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“Live Free or Die” in New Hampshire – Maybe Not !

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New Hampshire has always been respected as the “Live Free or Die” state. The citizens of NH controlled their State, Counties and Town governments. Most representatives are volunteers from the community. They don’t believe in financing big government. NH citizens are resilient people who know how to survive with very little. But times are changing. […]

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The Good Guys, Bad Guys & Knuckle Heads of Gun Ownership

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Gun control is a big issue these days. The NRA is fighting hard to preserve the rights that the constitution protects. On the other hand, how far is too far on assault weapons ? Well I have 2 videos for you. One on a knuckle head gun owner that almost blew his head off, and […]

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In Memory of George Shadow Morton

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For the past 5 months or so, I couldn’t understand why Shadow wasn’t responding to phone calls and emails. I had a sense something was wrong. I found out this week that George Shadow Morton died on Feb 14th from cancer. It has taken me a few days to get my wind back, as Shadow […]

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Whitney Wolanin’s Tribute to Bob Babbit

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2012 was a great year for Whitney Wolanin as she climbed the charts with “Honesty”, “Frosty the Snowman, and now . . . “Wrong Guy”.   However, Whitney doesn’t quickly forget the people that helped her along the way.   Here is a touching testimonial to the immortal Funk Brothers’ Bass Player, Bob Babbit, who […]

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NRA Response to the State of the Union

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Its no secret that the NRA is in the fight for the long run. Executive Director Chris Cox of NRA-ILA responds to last night’s State of the Union speach. “As was expected, President Barack Obama used his State of the Union speech last night to push for more restrictions on your right to own a […]

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Bob Marley Forever – Happy Birthday !

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Bob Marley (68) shares a birthday with former President Ronald Reagan (102) today.   He was one of those artists that made you feel good everytime you heard him sing.   It seems as though all the great ones die early.   Bob was only 36 when he left us in 1981. Bob was a […]

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2nd Amendment Quiz Time

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Ok, so there is a real battle in Washington about “the right to bear arms” under the Second Amendment.     I came across this quiz about the second amendment and its legal challenges.  BEWARE NRA members . . . some of these questions can be pretty tricky.  Good Luck ! Click the 2nd Amendment Quiz […]

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Pass Go and go to College for Free !

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College debt has become a crisis in the United States.   President Obama himself only recently paid off his debt.    I remember sending a letter to Hillary Clinton when she was running for President.   Although I never heard back from her, I recently learned that some of the powers to be adopted a […]

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$633B Defense Bill Signed

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Our Commander in Chief said YES to the $633B Defense Bill.   President Obama was on the fence with this one as Congress had imposed limits, such as, handling of terror suspects and lawmakers’ unwillingness to back the cost-saving retirement of aging ships and aircraft.   However, he decided to concede and move the Bill […]

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Farewell to Desert Storm CO Schwarzkopf

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Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf died today in Tampa, Fla after battling pneumonia at age 78.   Well known for commanding Dessert Storm forcing Saddam Hussein’s forces out of Kuwait in 1991.   He earned the name “Stomin Norman” after his success. Schwarzkopf was born Aug. 24, 1934, in Trenton, N.J., where his father, Col. H. […]

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Have you ever wondered what a Redneck Christmas is like ?   Probably not.   Well, check out this Redneck production by clicking the picture below . . . turn on your speakers.  

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Gun Control & the 2nd Amendment

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After recent events, everyone is thinking hard and long about gun control.   If someone in authority at the school had a gun, would that have stopped the massacre, or should private ownership of guns be banned altogether ? The American Prospect gives us an inside look as to the meaning of the “right to […]

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Google’s Android v Apple’s IPhone & Facebook

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Remeber when Google was just a search engine ? CNN reports that in an interview with Bloomberg, Google chairman Eric Schmidt has declared Android the winner in its mobile war with Apple. Android captured 72% of the worldwide market share in the third quarter, while Apple took 14%. In an interview with Bloomberg, Schmidt said […]

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1st Christmas Joke

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Three men died on Christmas Eve and were met by Saint Peter at the pearly gates. ‘In honor of this holy season’ Saint Peter said, ‘You must each possess something that symbolizes Christmas to get into heaven.’ The Englishman fumbled through his pockets and pulled out a lighter. He flicked it on. ‘It’s a candle’, […]

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Today in History

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On this day… 1812 Napoleon’s Grand Army crosses Berezina River in retreat from Russia 1825 1st Italian opera, Barber of Seville, produced in US (NYC) 1847 Indians kill Marcus & Narcissa Whitman, 11 settle in Walla Walla Ore 1864 Colorado militia kills 150 peaceful Cheyenne Indians 1877 Thomas Edison demonstrates the hand-cranked phonograph 1887 US […]

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Tristan Omand Releases New Album

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He looks like Buddy Holly and performs like Bob Dylan.   His name is Tristan Omand, a young New Hampshire man with an “old soul”.   Soft spoken with a strong delivery. Its rare to listen and watch a solo artist capture an audience song after song . . . like Tristan Omand.   When […]

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The History of Thanksgiving

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Happy Thanksgiving !   I would like to share the history of Thanksgiving with you from A to Z. Thank you Wilstar. Most stories of Thanksgiving history start with the harvest celebration of the pilgrims and the Native Americans that took place in the autumn of 1621. Although they did have a three-day feast in […]

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Say It Ain’t So Elmo !

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Yes, Sesame Street will never be the same.   Elmo has been accused of underage sexual behavior with a boy.   Let me correct that statement . . . Kevin Clash, Elmo Puppeteer is in hot water for allegedly hooking up with underage boys in a gay sex chat line.   A lawsuit was launched […]

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Running For President Can Be Funny

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Running for President may not be fun, but it can be funny.   I just am tired of listening to debates about the serious issues in this campaign.   So I searched down our voters who take a lighter approach to the election. Check it out.

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Pres Romney & VP Biden 2013

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What happens if the election is a tie ?   Is it possible that Mitt Romney becomes President and Joe Biden remains as Vice President ? Yes . . . it could happen. It was confusing to many Americans when George Bush became President in 2000 after Al Gore received 500,000 more popular votes . […]

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Which US State Drinks More Beer

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I just started brewing my own beer.   My wife wasn’t too happy when she found the beer fermenting in the basement.   I must have forgot to mention it.   See, she doesn’t drink.   Unlike my wife, I like a well crafted beer.   Having just read that beer sales are up in […]

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Meningitis Scare

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Many in the nation recently faced the scary thought that if they were treated in a hospital and received medication, it was possible that they may have been a victim of the serial Hep C monster that stole syringes and medication and replaced them with his hep c version of killing the pain.   The […]

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