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qfingers - Rauner to make Quincy stop on Saturday - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Care to back up your statement with any facts? Also be sure to recognize that businesses don't really pay taxes....consumers do.
GuyFawkes10 - Rauner to make Quincy stop on Saturday - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Saying and doing are different. My bet is that you would be for term limits but as demonstrated, what the people want will not happen, same with illegal immigration.
MountainMan - Rauner to make Quincy stop on Saturday - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What petition for the Illinois libertarian party was passed around in California? And I would also be interested in why they didn't read what they were signing.
MountainMan - Rauner to make Quincy stop on Saturday - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Good it looks like we agree on even more, our entitlement society is bad, but just remember welfare and food stamps are a drop in the bucket compared to Corporate, and Ag welfare, only one of the three candidates will address this in a meaning full way.
ONCEMORE1 - Rauner to make Quincy stop on Saturday - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I really didn't need your Life's Story or reasons why you feel the way you do----I respect your right to feel however you want on this or any other issue, whether I agree with it or not. Curiously, I actually agree with much of what you posted, just not about the wisdom of a Third-Party vote and a few other points. You may say my statements about the futility and undesired effects…

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Dunn to Finish Big League Career with A's

19 hours, 56 minutes ago by Aaron Goldstein

The Oakland A's have acquired DH-1B Adam Dunn from the Chicago White Sox for minor league pitcher Nolan Sanborn.  The A's desperately need offense. They haven't been the same since they dealt Yoenis Cespedes to the Red Sox and have lost 14 of their last 20 including a four game sweep at the hands of…
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Current Wisdom

1 day, 2 hours ago by Assorted Jackasses

The NationIn a grisly interview with Mr. Jon Weiner, Miss Sandra Tsing Loh (this is not a typo) discourses on the wonder and sadness of her plumbing:Jon Weiner: This is the only menopause book I’ve ever read. Are there others?Sandra Tsing Loh: The literature of menopause is the saddest, the most awful…
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Church and State

1 day, 2 hours ago by James Taranto

Jill Abramson overflowed with praise when the New York Times promoted her to its top editorial position. “In my house growing up, the Times substituted for religion,” she said in a June 2011 interview with her own paper. “If the Times said it, it was the absolute truth.”Abramson probably meant to sound…
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Apocalypse Not

1 day, 2 hours ago by Stephen Moore

Many of my friends on the Left can’t understand why so many people on the Right disregard the doomsday scenarios about global climate change. My response is always the same: If the science is beyond dispute, then why do liberals routinely cherry-pick their data and exaggerate their conclusions?Consider…
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Apocalypse Not

1 day, 2 hours ago by Stephen Moore

Many of my friends on the Left can’t understand why so many people on the Right disregard the doomsday scenarios about global climate change. My response is always the same: If the science is beyond dispute, then why do liberals routinely cherry-pick their data and exaggerate their conclusions?Consider…
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Apocalypse Not

1 day, 2 hours ago by Stephen Moore

Many of my friends on the Left can’t understand why so many people on the Right disregard the doomsday scenarios about global climate change. My response is always the same: If the science is beyond dispute, then why do liberals routinely cherry-pick their data and exaggerate their conclusions?Consider…
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Apocalypse Not

1 day, 2 hours ago by Stephen Moore

Many of my friends on the Left can’t understand why so many people on the Right disregard the doomsday scenarios about global climate change. My response is always the same: If the science is beyond dispute, then why do liberals routinely cherry-pick their data and exaggerate their conclusions?Consider…
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Apocalypse Not

1 day, 2 hours ago by Stephen Moore

Many of my friends on the Left can’t understand why so many people on the Right disregard the doomsday scenarios about global climate change. My response is always the same: If the science is beyond dispute, then why do liberals routinely cherry-pick their data and exaggerate their conclusions?Consider…
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Odds and Ends

1 day, 2 hours ago

John Derbyshire’s ambivalence in pursuing the “Ghost in the Machine” puzzle (“Chasing Down the Ghost in the Machine,” TAS June 2014) may be due to the fact that it may forever remain an ultimate mystery. But he is right to sense that it entails something of prime import. If, as some neuroscientists claim…
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The Continuing Crisis

1 day, 2 hours ago by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.

As May takes a powder and summer begins, a delightful collection of anthems from the Mussolini era is now available over the Internet under the Italian title “iMussolini.” Such stirring and seldom heard songs of the epoca as “Cara al Sol” and “Caro Papà” are available, and they just might be put to good…
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The Continuing Crisis

1 day, 2 hours ago by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.

As May takes a powder and summer begins, a delightful collection of anthems from the Mussolini era is now available over the Internet under the Italian title “iMussolini.” Such stirring and seldom heard songs of the epoca as “Cara al Sol” and “Caro Papà” are available, and they just might be put to good…
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Here Comes Summer

1 day, 2 hours ago by Wlady Pleszczynski

I believe in American exceptionalism with every fiber of my being,” our president told the graduates of West Point on May 28. Not bad for someone who five long years ago thought his country no more exceptional than Greece. He came up with other uncharacteristic howlers, too: “America has rarely been…
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The New Ice Age

3 days, 2 hours ago by Enemy Central

As a great strategist once said of another, “What did he mean by that?” Two hundred years ago, the “that” was a reference to the expiry of the sly Talleyrand. Today it merely expresses wonder at our president’s frank admission that any strategy he may have had toward Isis has been put on ice. Nothing…
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Otto Confronts Slava

3 days, 2 hours ago by B.D. McClay

Slava Gelman emigrated to America from the Soviet Union when he was only a child. Though the rest of his family lives in South Brooklyn, he barely sees them; he lives alone in an almost empty apartment on the Upper East Side, where he desperately attempts to strip himself of his Russian Jewish roots.…
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Otto Confronts Slava

3 days, 2 hours ago by B.D. McClay

Slava Gelman emigrated to America from the Soviet Union when he was only a child. Though the rest of his family lives in South Brooklyn, he barely sees them; he lives alone in an almost empty apartment on the Upper East Side, where he desperately attempts to strip himself of his Russian Jewish roots.…
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The Case of the Excited Republicans

3 days, 2 hours ago by Larry Thornberry

By now word has reached even the remotest Florida precincts that incumbent Republican governor Rick Scott has won the right to run for a second term by trouncing two primary challengers who were unknown and weaker than Obama’s foreign policy.On the Democratic side, the ever-fluid Charlie Crist beat former…
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Open City, Open Tennis

3 days, 2 hours ago by Roger Kaplan

The one thing you know about the 2014 U.S. Open as it heads into its first weekend, is that it is as open to hope and change and surprise and drama and unexpected reversals as the borough and the city, and the state, and the country, where it lives. This is the glory of the great New York tennis tournament,…
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Criminalizing Conservatism

3 days, 2 hours ago by Jon Cassidy

Wisconsin has created a new type of political supervillain by combining the most reprehensible attributes of this nation’s two most infamous ogres of the last century — Joseph McCarthy and Richard Nixon.Start with McCarthy’s reckless and unsubstantiated allegations against random names on a list, his…
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The Streets of San Francisco

3 days, 2 hours ago by Daniel J. Flynn

San FranciscoIf you want to film a zombie movie on the cheap, San Francisco offers a ready-made location overflowing with extras.The mentally ill, addicted, and homeless find a home in the City by the Bay as they do nowhere else in North America. In this walkable Western metropolis, one walks a gauntlet…
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The Streets of San Francisco

3 days, 2 hours ago by Daniel J. Flynn

San FranciscoIf you want to film a zombie movie on the cheap, San Francisco offers a ready-made location overflowing with extras.The mentally ill, addicted, and homeless find a home in the City by the Bay as they do nowhere else in North America. In this walkable Western metropolis, one walks a gauntlet…
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RT @BrianCostin: It’s now a Class 4 felony to hide public records in Illinois http://t.co/D0AK0DQqgi via @illinoispolicy #twill