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Connecticut Gives Away $27 Million to McMahons

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Thanks Jim Amman! Ever wonder where Linda McMahon is going to get the $30 million she has threatened to spend in the Senate race? From the State of Connecticut – that’s where! Connecticut taxpayers gave McMahon and the WWE at least $14.2 million to produce SmackDown! in 2007-2008, $4.1 million to produce RAW, and $9 […] [Read More]
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SIMMONS, FOLEY BATTLE FOR THE BUSHES

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Republican U.S. Senate Candidates Rob Simmons and Tom Foley are doing their best to ensure that Bush family holidays are as awkward and uncomfortable as possible, lining up politically-involved and wealthy Bushes in each of their respective camps. Both candidates have strong ties to George W. Bush. Simmons was a Bush cheerleader while serving in […] [Read More]
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Latest Health Research

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Here’s some exciting news: Vacations are good for your health: Mortality rates in several Mediterranean countries decline in September. In North America and Sweden, August is the lowest month for mortality, in Japan it is July, and in Australia, it is March (the counterpart to September in the southern hemisphere). The authors suggest the physiological […] [Read More]
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Linda McMahon Is Too Liberal For Some Republicans

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I really do recommend reading the original – it is interesting and well researched: Latest WWE character: Linda McMahon a/k/a “the Wild RINO” ….Without further adieu, WWE presents its 2010 U.S. Senate candidate in Connecticut, Linda McMahon… …Mrs. McMahon now gets to play the role of a conservative Republican in her bid against Senator Chris […] [Read More]
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Newtown CT Organization Promotes Hunting With Semi-automatic versions of the M16-series rifles

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The good old AR-15 semi-automatic is harmless, The National Shooting Sports Foundation claims: [Read More]
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Big Win For Connecticut and The Environment

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The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has ruled that a public nuisance suit against five of the nation’s largest electric utility companies, alleging that they contribute to global warming with greenhouse gas emissions, can go forward. The complaint seeks to force the utilities to reduce their emissions. The district court held that […] [Read More]
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Why Can’t The Government Help Pay For Health Care Reform

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The working poor simply have no or limited options for providing healthcare for themselves and their families. This predicament devastates communities of color, where more than seven million African Americans are without coverage. This is not a contrived problem; rising healthcare costs are a real crisis. So why, suddenly, must healthcare reform legislation become a […] [Read More]
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McMahon’s Ad w/Additions

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The funniest thing about this ad is that not everybody recognizes that it’s not real: [Read More]
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