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Stuff Taxes on the Poor

Go back in time and you will see through history the English saw income tax during peacetime as synonymous with tyranny. Tax Imports (Stuff Free Trade, Buy British), Tax the Filthy Rich, Tax the Polluters, Tax Noisy Businesses, Tax Degenerate Record Companies (who corrupt the youth), Tax the Pornographers, Tax Alcohol, Tax Tobacco, Tax Amoral Capitalist  Corporations (and leave small businesses and cooperatives alone as they are beneficial),Tax the Manufacturers of Harmful Products…!!! 284 more words

British Politics


Mar. 9, 2015  By Jack Jodell (in association with Burr Deming of FAIR AND UNBALANCED.COM – see my Blogroll in the lower right hand column). 201 more words

If President Ronald Reagan was the 'Great Communicator,' then Gov. Jindal will have to settle for 'The Great Imitator'

To call Gov. Bobby Jindal disingenuous would be to belabor the obvious. The evidence is there in plain view for everyone to see: his painfully patronizing platitudes, designed to appeal to his ever-shrinking core base, induce involuntary winces of embarrassment not only from his critics, of which there are many, but from objective observers as well. 1,598 more words

Governor's Office

Little Rock Look Back: FDR

On January 30, 1882, future U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was born.  In 1936, he visited Little Rock as part of a statewide tour in conjunction with Arkansas’ Centennial celebration.   333 more words


One Great Lie, Left

By Vandee

As always, please comment, or I’ll never learn…

How much personal net worth is too much?

Here in Vancouver, I’ve seen it loosely implied that anyone who owns a home qualifies as “too rich” (though with 65% of Vancouver households classified as owners, this seems a bit absurd). 943 more words


To dunk or to crumble - that is the question

Recently I read an article by John T. Edge, the venerable Southern food writer and director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, in which he referenced his master’s thesis written about the Potlikker and Cornpone Debate of 1931. 631 more words


SPPN Channel: Video: All The Kings Men: Broderick Crawford Playing Huey Long

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on WordPress, May, 2013

I think the best way to describe Huey Long aka Louisiana Kingfish would be compared him with the recently deceased President of Venezuela Hugo Chavez. 170 more words