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Just Thinking

WHEN NASA FIRST STARTED SENDING UP ASTRONAUTS, THEY QUICKLY DISCOVERED THAT BALL-POINT PENS WOULD NOT WORK IN ZERO GRAVITY. TO COMBAT THIS PROBLEM, NASA SCIENTISTS SPENT A DECADE AND $12 BILLION DEVELOPING A PEN THAT WRITES IN ZERO GRAVITY, UPSIDE … Continue reading

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The Night Watchman

NIGHT WATCHMAN Once upon a time the government had a vast scrap yard in the middle of a desert. Congress said, “Someone may steal from it at night.” So they created a night watchman position and hired a person for … Continue reading

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No Cuts Here

Sequestration starts today…simply a decreased amount of increase (has a nice ring to it) for federal offices…not a drastic cut as portrayed by the organizer in chief who is using this as nothing more than a power grab. I thought … Continue reading

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Economics 101

Well put….

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Catfish & The Federal Govmint

Here is an example of how out of control the federal government is. The article, published on the Red State Blog by Ben Howe, is entitled: Government Determined to Waste Money on Catfish If reading this short article does not … Continue reading

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Follow The Money

I stumbled across this article earlier today. Not earth shattering, but a bit interesting. I recall someone once saying, “Always follow the money trail” This story illustrates that theory. The bridge might be in a bad place, but it provides … Continue reading

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