Monthly Archives: July 2012

Hey, Gas Prices Ticking Up — Unexpectedly?

The miserable jobs numbers in June and recent GDP report this month aren’t the only bad news for the U.S. and for the Obama Campaign. Gas prices are creeping back up. Again.

Prices are lower in most states than they were a year ago, but given that the average state is hovering around the $3.54 mark right now, that is not much of a consolation. Continue reading

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The Morning Links (7/31/12)

Site of the Day: The Gateway Pundit

LL 1885′s Picks:

‘All of the above’ Energy policy: Democrats Backpedal as China Readies $15.1 Billion Canadian Oil Deal
Sharyl Attkisson: New Details In Fast And Furious Case Coming Soon.
You didn’t decide that: Obama passed on the Bin Laden kill three separate times at Jarrett’s Urging
“Smart Diplomacy”: Obama increasing aid to al Qaeda and other “rebels” to topple Syrian govt Also read: Obama’s CIA considers Israel its No. 1 counterintelligence threat in the agency’s Near East Division
President Peace Prize: Obama about to enter US in another war, this time in Mali
United Nations fails to agree landmark arms-trade treaty
Bustgate: WH Is Trying to Rewrite Recent History Now? Says Obama Didn’t Return Churchill Bust?!
Classy: First Lady lets Olympic wrestler Elena Pirozhkova pick her up at Team USA event Continue reading

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Forms Come In Boxes Of 1,000

Yesterday I posted about my adventures in voter registration at the grocery store with “completely non-partisan” voter drive groups. In case you missed it, here’s the video I shot:


This turn of events left me wondering just how some random group or person can set up a folding card table at a grocery store and register people to vote. So I hit the NC State Board of Elections site in search of answers. I did not like what I found. Continue reading

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