Archive for July 2012

Who owns the rain?

In Oregon the state says the government owns it. The state prosecutors and going after a man who collected rain water on his land on the theory that he is violating a statute that says the City of Medford owns all the appropriation rights to the Big Butte Creek for city water use. Landowners cannot…

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C.L. Bryant Gives A Stemwinder At Free-PAC

C.L. Bryant is a Baptist minister and a passionate defender of freedom. Free-PAC is the political action group of Freedom Works, a grassroots organization created and chaired by former U.S. House member Dick Armey and dedicated to low taxes, less government and more freedom. Free-PAC is holding its annual conference in Dallas this week. C.L.…

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Understanding New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg

The way to understand Bloomberg and his ilk is to understand that his rants are not about gun control as much as they are about control. Bloomberg is not so stupid that he actually thinks gun control laws will stop mass shootings or lower crime. He knows such laws won’t do any of that, but…

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This is what fascism looks like

Boston Mayor vows to keep Chick-Fil-A out of city by denying the fast food restaurant a business license because its CEO supports Christian family values and just might also be against gay marriage. I used to think we didn’t have a government established and approved religion in America to which everyone had to profess belief and…

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