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pjohnf - Beardstown gets $2.5 million for community pool - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Good for Beardstown but did Quinn have to wait until election time to hand out tax dollars, I think not but it can buy votes from the stupid.
pjohnf - Illinois quarantine for people who touched Ebola patients - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
It appears Quinn is smarter than Obama, at least Quinn has enough sense to order Ebola exposed people to stand a 21 day quarantine even if Obama won't stop travel between west Africa and America.
pjohnf - Quinn, Durbin to drop in Monday for Port Authority announcement - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.co
Wonder how much of our tax dollars Moe and Larry are going to hand out? They should bring Curly Madigan with them and we'll have the axis of evil all together.
ONCEMORE1 - Quinn, Durbin to drop in Monday for Port Authority announcement - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.co
If we held elections every year, we'd get a lot more money!!
qfingers - GREDF supports Quincy School Building Referendum - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And for a differing view...the largest public works project since the federal highway system...and they aren't sure why elementary kids improved but high schoolers didn't. Except they suspect it's because the younger teachers were attracted to the new elementary schools. http://newscenter.berkeley.edu/2012/08/14/la-unif...

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Jack Bruce, R.I.P.

18 hours, 13 minutes ago by Aaron Goldstein

Jack Bruce, the former lead singer and bass player for the supergroup Cream, has passed away following a lengthy battle with liver disease. He had received a transplant in 2003. Bruce was 71. Born in Scotland, Bruce was a classically trained musician at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music who fell in…
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Maddon Resigns as Rays Manager

7 hours, 15 minutes ago by Aaron Goldstein

Joe Maddon opted out of his contract as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays. In nine seasons and a 754-705 record, Maddon was the winningest manager in Rays history. In 2008, Maddon shocked the baseball world by leading the Rays to an AL pennant. The Rays would also make post-season appearances in 2010, 2011…
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NYC Hipster Doc Probably Gave Everyone Ebola

1 day, 18 hours ago by Emily Zanotti

Until yesterday, the biggest danger hipsters posed to our quiet culture was the possibility that they'd bring back farmer overalls and fanny packs and keep Pabst Blue Ribbon in business. While many of us understood the cultural havoc that people with organic cheese fetishes and New Wave record collections…
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Madeleine Albright Owns Conan on Twitter

1 day, 18 hours ago by Emily Zanotti

If you were considering Tweeting Queen Elizabeth today, on her first day on Twitter, you may want to rethink your social media strategy. As late night talk show host Conan O'Brien found out yesterday when he tweeted at former Secretary of State Madeleine Albreight (that saucy minx!), you can't always…
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Madeleine Albright Owns Conan on Twitter

1 day, 18 hours ago by Emily Zanotti

If you were considering Tweeting Queen Elizabeth today, on her first day on Twitter, you may want to rethink your social media strategy. As late night talk show host Conan O'Brien found out yesterday when he tweeted at former Secretary of State Madeleine Albreight (that saucy minx!), you can't always…
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Re: DHS Wants Your KC Royals Panties

1 day, 9 hours ago by Aaron Goldstein

I appreciate Emily for briefing us on this government sponsored panty raid. There are many things I'd like to say to Homeland Security, but they are unmentionable.
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Craig Shirley, Laura Ingraham on Reagan's Time for Choosing

1 day, 10 hours ago by Jeffrey Lord

Craig Shirley and Laura Ingraham have written a superb piece in the Los Angeles Times on the Reagan Time for Choosing speech  Among the important points the two made was this: … Yet in the face of the failed big-government Republicanism of recent history and the failed collectivism of the Democratic…
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Religious Sanctimony in Ferguson

1 day, 15 hours ago by Mark Tooley

Testimony emerging from the grand jury investigating the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri seems to confirm the police officer’s claims of self-defense. The official coroner’s report reputedly points to a struggle over the police officer’s gun. But more facts need to be known over the controversial…
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X-box in the Library, e-Sports in the Arena, Dorks Everywhere

1 day, 15 hours ago by Daniel J. Flynn

If you aspire to unnaturally prolong virginity, develop Napoleon Dynamite’s social skills, and project a pasty, amoeba-like appearance to the world, video games remain a great way to achieve your goals.Last week, 40,000 Koreans packed into the same stadium that hosted the World Cup twelve years ago to…
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Rudy Throws a Fastball Near Charlie’s Chin

1 day, 15 hours ago by Larry Thornberry

“I’ve never met a person in politics I disrespect more than Charlie Crist,” former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani said while campaigning for incumbent Republican governor Rick Scott in South Florida Wednesday. Strong stuff, even from Da Mare, who has never been a non-directive counselor, and is not the…
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Rudy Throws a Fastball Near Charlie’s Chin

1 day, 15 hours ago by Larry Thornberry

“I’ve never met a person in politics I disrespect more than Charlie Crist,” former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani said while campaigning for incumbent Republican governor Rick Scott in South Florida Wednesday. Strong stuff, even from Da Mare, who has never been a non-directive counselor, and is not the…
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Terrorism as Art?

1 day, 15 hours ago by Laura Genero

With exquisitely bad timing, and amid furious protests, this week the Metropolitan Opera premiered a new version of John Adams’ controversial opera, The Death of Klinghoffer. The opera focuses on the 1985 murder of a disabled American tourist, Leon Klinghoffer, by Palestinian terrorists during the hijacking…
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Who Am I to Judge?

1 day, 15 hours ago by Hal G.P. Colebatch

The logic of Pope Francis’s claim that “God is not afraid of new things” calls for some comment, and the crossing of several pons asinori.First, if you are a Christian, it is a statement of the obvious: God, as God, is not afraid of anything. (Christ, as a man, was apparently afraid of crucifixion —…
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Terror on the Hills

1 day, 15 hours ago by Jay D. Homnick

Terror struck in two disparate venues Wednesday, places — in the Talmudic phrase — “as far apart as east from west.” Indeed Jerusalem, Israel, is the hub of the Middle East and no place is as bleached in its Western-ness as Ottawa, Canada. Yet the hills of each played grim host to the murderous scourge…
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The Gift Shop of the Dead

1 day, 15 hours ago by Eve Tushnet

For the past twelve years I’ve volunteered at a crisis pregnancy center serving mainly low-income women in the District of Columbia, and I’ve noticed something about how our clients talk: Nobody ever says “prison.” Boyfriends, husbands, fathers, sons were never “locked up,” “in jail,” or “serving time”;…
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DHS Wants Your KC Royals Panties

2 days, 14 hours ago by Emily Zanotti

Everyone wants to show their support for their home team in their own way. For some of us, who live in the same city as the Cubs, we prefer to simply wear paper bag headwear during the post-season. For others, like the racy ladies of Kansas City, a pair of lovely blue panties emblazoned with a hand-drawn…
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The Ebola Scare Has Been Awesome for Ebola Lobbyists

2 days, 15 hours ago by Emily Zanotti

You might be terrified to leave your house lest you catch the Ebola from a male stripper or two, but there are a few health care lobbyists in Washington who couldn't be more pleased that Americans are shivering at the thought of a disease that has killed less people than have been married to Kim Kardashian.  According…
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Will Michelle Obama Run for Senate?

2 days, 15 hours ago by Emily Zanotti

A few months ago, there were rumors that the Obamas were going to move back to Chicago after they finished their tenure in the White House so that they could prepare Michelle to pick up the dynasty's reins with a run for Senate against Mark Kirk in 2016. As promising as that sounds to all of us in the…
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Before Kevin Vickers There was René Marc Jalbert

2 days, 17 hours ago by Aaron Goldstein

Earlier today, Emily submitted a post about Canadian House of Commons Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers getting a standing ovation from parliamentarians on all sides of the House for putting an end to the terrorist scumbag who killed Corporal Nathan Cirillo at the Canadian War Memorial yesterday and saving…
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Memo to Bruce Bochy: More Lincecum, Less Strickland

2 days, 7 hours ago by Aaron Goldstein

Now onto some lighter things. San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy will one day be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame regardless if the Giants can win their third World Series title in five years. Bochy can be counted on the make the right move almost every time. I say almost because I have…
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Illinois quarantine for people who touched Ebola patients - No Ebola cases have been reported in Illinois http://t.co/tGPGaakbeA
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Kahn named to QU Board of Trustees http://t.co/DDxJSFzNTU
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Quinn, Durbin to drop in Monday for Port Authority announcement http://t.co/kLNQRJLgkp
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QHS presents "The Music Man" - Production begins November 5 http://t.co/lYtqXrzghO