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Reader's note: Due to staff medical problems in June, our July issue will be an abbreviated effort. LL/OrMag
Astoria was a gas Welcome to July of 2010
Hyland: Goliath 3, Oregon 0
Some of you recall a nuclear power plant down towards the mouth of the Columbia River. Oregon Liberals (most of the voters west of the Cascades) while admiring "progressive" European nations who were spending themselves to death with their social welfare programs and government union pensions, did not care much for the power solutions of same -- namely the PC-incorrect stuff known as atomics that France, to name one example, used to keep the lights of Paris shining at night. Apparently, these folks don't like natural gas, either. Art is running out of patience with the Oregon Approach to things.
Obama/Reid/Pelosi: The End of an American Free Press?
They're trying to "fix" the information you receive by subsidizing the mainstream media -- in particular, the failing liberal newspapers of America. Our question is: Are the Citizens of this Nation Brain Dead? Don't you know who Thomas Paine was?
(Some items held over from June, below)
Oregon Gas Tax repeal petition: A 25 percent increase in the tax on every
gallon of gas you buy? Considering the state's unemployment rate, that should help.
Fred Likes the Tesla (A snazzy electric car. $109,000, batteries included)
News Desk: (updated every now and then)
LEVEL SINCE WWII...
Drudge Report (Headlines
OrBusMax (Lots of PacNW
| Fox News Headlines
Breitbart's Current Stuff
| Metro Weather
(KPTV 7 Day projection)
July's State of the States review:
Present state of the economy: (X-Links)
Fox Business: Is the
Present state of "Climate Change" (X-Links)
SURPRISE: Pacific islands
defy sea level predictions;
Islands stable or growing...
Global cooling is coming, top scientist says...
Top Climate Scientist Under Fire for 'Exaggerating'
FOXNEWS Catches Gore: 'What is your reaction to Arctic ice increasing?'
Present state of ObamaCare:
The Yellow Brick Road to OzbamaCare
Doctors Sue to Overturn the Health Care Bill
(A news release from the AAPS)
Art Hyland's Corner:
Art's July column is up above. He wants sanity in the Oregon energy picture. In the meantime, he's shopping for a home in a better tax state.
Socialism: A World of Proof (Karl Marx would be delighted.)
Recent columns by Art:
Listen up Children: Government is Talking
Oregon & California's Google formula
Kagan a Lesbian? Why it Matters
The Face of Hate Barney and Barack's anti-religion agenda (X-link: Matt's mid-April Washington Times Column) Related story: Federal Judge Rules Day of Prayer Unconstitutional
Barack Obama: Enemy Within
Fishsciencefiction serialization completed:
Chapter One | Chapter Two | Chapter Three | Chapter Four |
Chapter Five | Chapter Six | Chapter Seven | Chapter Eight |
Chapter Nine Chapter Ten | Chapter Eleven
Chicago reviewer said, "If after reading a few pages you aren't
giggling, you're a candidate for an autopsy."
Who was the first black Speaker of the House of Representatives? Who rewrote the history texbooks so you would never even know there was one? (x-link)
Setting the Record Straight:
OrMag has done work in this area: Ken's "Congress"
is a fine example of that.
Activity Articles: Getting
Crabs | Surfing
for Perch (From the archives: Winter
When to Jump Out of
World Cup Commands Woodburn's Attention
A Fred Delkin review. The subject is sports, and something more.
Held over >> Delkin reviews a book about the gigantic climate scam:
Global Warming? Author Debunks Current Claims
Amid all the political excitement being stirred up by President Obama's 'Cap & Trade'measure he wants to shove through Congress, a new book, Climatism, by Steve Goreham, should be read as a complete discussion of the science, politics and the energy policy implications of the global warming debate. Goreham, an engineer with an MBA from the University of Chicago,asks very pertinent and informed questions.
Book Review Archives
Department Links: Fishing
links | Editorial
Page | Fiction
| Poetry | Archives
Last month's E-RFD: Exercise for
Note: E-RFDs are messages that circulate around the internet. Some are factual and some are mythical. We make no distinction between the types, here, but rather offer them pretty much as they come in -- as examples of comment and rumor from a global mind.
"Now, just why in the HELL do I have to press '1' for
"Survivor- Eastern Oregon Style" | Costco Drugs -- Unbelieveable | E-RFD Archives
"The only thing
necessary for the triumph
evil is for good men
to do nothing"
-- Edmund Burke
like Texas will still have them. Texans only spend money
-- to forgo challenge!
now holds dangled job...
Related theme: Blago
Past, Present and Future Misc >>>>>>>>
Conservatives Now Outnumber Liberals in All 50 States, Says Gallup Poll... (x-link) | Billions in aid go to areas that backed Obama in '08... (X-link) | Iran could have atomic bomb within 6 months... (x-link) | From July's American Thinker: America's Socialist Past (X-link) | When did the lowbrows take over the culture? | Oregon's Hidden Sales Tax (Some basic economic realism for the envious.) | Obama's Angel of Death | A Time To Wonder About Direction | George Will: The Toxic Assets We Elected... (X-link: A rocker made of logic and good writing.) And, another hottie by George: 03/29/09 (Can congress violate constitutional "Separation of powers?") | Specter to oppose 'card check,' says conservative group... (X-link) Maybe. He's a Democrat, now.) | Citizens Against Government Waste (x-link to humorous tales about pork) | Bailouts: FORD SAYS 'NO THANKS'
Ancient History: Reagan Speaks Out Against Socialized Medicine...
Co-publisher Reacts To "Gay" Press Release (Just to make things clear)
you a Democrat, a Republican or a Southerner? <>
Extreme Rights Archives (Gay
The 50 Richest Members of Congress (If you ain't a millionaire when you reach Congress, you soon will be. It's just a co-incidence, of course.)
WASHINGTON POST Ignores
Services... FOX is
Eating MSM for
years'... 1/14/2010 FOXNEWS
Media: (Some local, some X-links)
or Reagan? USA Needs to Choose
black professor from a famous East Coast
university proves that he either doesn't know or doesn't like
kinds of truth ) How
To Pick the Next President of the U.S.
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