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“If the furnace is hot enough it will burn anything.”

– John Parker


Large explosion at aluminum plant in New Madrid County

MARSTON, Mo. (AP) – An explosion has rocked a southeast Missouri aluminum plant, leaving some workers with non-critical injuries.

No one was killed in Tuesday’s explosion. 234 more words


Sage Counsel From A Former Councillor

We sit down for a chat with our favourite ex-city councillor, John Parker. A reasonable, thoughtful conservative we could use a lot more of around these parts. 13 more words


Police investigate robbery that turned fatal

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — WREG is working to learn the identity of a man shot and killed outside a Midtown gas station.

It happened Wednesday night in the parking lot of the Lamar Corner Grocery Store on Lamar Avenue, but police said Thursday they still weren’t sure if charges would be filed against the man who fired the gun. 217 more words


Patrick Henry: The Acceptance of Battle

July 6

“The battle, Sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave. Besides, Sir, we have no election.

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Project 365

Day 2 -- Gardiner East

All signs point to a stumbling, bumbling, blustering, bullshitting, typical-in-Toronto absolutely incomplete victory at city council for Mayor John Tory’s Gardiner east “hybrid” option. Which “hybrid”? 384 more words