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ACORN Convinces Largest NY Village to Leave Chase Bank – Part of Bring Down Big Banks Plan

April 10, 2011

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As part  of their “Destroy Chase” campaign,  ACORN has convinced the Largest NY Village, Hempstead, to withdraw its funds from JP Morgan Chase due to their predatory loan practices.  Acorn announced their campaign which was dubbed “mortgage terrorism” at the Lonely Conservative.  Hempstead is a minority-run municipality and they are leading the state-wide movement to begin […]

Barack and the Battle for the Budget. A Cautionary Tale for Republicans

April 9, 2011

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Once again, the worm has turned and Barack Obama has emerged from a key debate with some portion of the successful outcome.  Like a deus ex machina, he reentered the fray at the eleventh hour and pushed the process over the line – he had done this successfully in December causing a flurry of legislation […]

America c2c Website – Who is Really Behind It and Why Can’t We Contact Him/Her?

April 5, 2011

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A friend told me about Americac2c.com, a Conservative website. One has to register or join to view the site.  I reluctantly registered because whichever vehicle you choose – Yahoo, Google, Facebook, in addition to their own registration form, you must agree that those sites can turn all information they have on you over to America […]

Virginia Military Academy Welcomes the Muslim Brotherhood

March 22, 2011

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  [At] Chancellorsville, after all plans had been made, all orders given, he looked out at his troops and said, “The Virginia Military Insitute will be heard from today.  “Stonewall” Jackson. Improbable as this may seem, recently the Muslim Brotherhood was active in a program at VMA (Virginia Military Institute): ___________________________________________ Muslim Brotherhood’s Weeklong Celebration […]

SamHenry’s Sunday Sillies from the Headlines for 3/20/2011

March 20, 2011

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Amazing news of time travel from the Hadron collider deep underground somewhere in Switzerland.  They have discovered a particle that can move through time dimensions.  They say it does not mean men can travel (women will find a way) but it does mean we can send messages to, say, the past.  Why would we want […]

From Jefferson to Jihad – Listen Carefully to the Arab Streets

March 15, 2011

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Alain Gresh  has authored a long and insightful article critical to the understanding of what is playing out in the Arab world today beginning with Egypt. He moves from the general thesis: No dictatorship lasts forever, even when it rules the world’s most populous Muslim nation. Internal changes influence foreign policy, but the extent of […]

CNN – Is It a “Reliable Source”? The NPR Scandal Puts Them On Edge

March 13, 2011

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Sunday mornings brings CNN’s Reliable Sources hosted by Howard Kurtz. According to the CNN page devoted to the show, the philosophy behind it is put forth: Now more than ever, the press is a part of every story it covers. And CNN’s “Reliable Sources” is one of television’s only regular programs to examine how journalists […]

Trust Betrayed: Growing Criminal Element in Our Pharmaceutical Companies

March 12, 2011

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Over and over again, we hear of unsafe drugs – known killers – that pharmaceutical companies left on the market until forced to take them off.  Many are the stories of companies having received warnings from the FDA about unsafe manufacturing practices at plants that have gone unaddressed. There is a sense that it doesn’t […]

The Selling and Sellout of Prince Andrew – Where Need Meets Greed In Politics and Trade

March 9, 2011

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Fergie is not the only one to have tried to sell access to Andrew.  She was unsuccessful when the British Government and its handmaiden, private industries including those  involved in arms sales have been.  In a very real sense, there may be those who will benefit from throwing a wrench into his ability to perform […]

“US In Decline” Says Time Magazine; The Eagle Tells Me Otherwise

March 3, 2011

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China is carefully positioning its currency to topple the dollar, Time Magazine has a lead story on the US decline and so it must be true – we’re  in decline.  Are we now in a position to be able to say to the world “you won’t have the US to kick around anymore”? Funny thing.  […]

Will Muslim Brotherhood or the US “Steal” Egyptian Revolution

February 21, 2011

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The US press is full of fear that the Muslim Brotherhood will show its “true” colors and if not this year, then years from now ultimately “steal” the Egyptian Revolution.  Our ally, Israel, is fearful of the eventual outcome of the Revolution: An article titled “The Real Egyptian Revolution” paints this picture: The actual Jan […]

SamHenry on Rep Chris Lee and John Edwards Syndrome

February 9, 2011

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Most of us have stopped keeping score of the countless times Congressmen have “scored” and gone down in flame in recent years.  This one hits close to home.  SamHenry lives in Rep Lee’s (R, NY) district.  A young father and husband, it is too early in his life and his career to see the above, […]

“Ask Not What Your Country Can Do For You….”

January 20, 2011

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“Ask what you can do for your country.”  John F. Kennedy spoke the unforgettable phrase that defined a generation in his inaugural address 50 years ago.  On that bitter cold morning, poet Robert Frost* contributed to the proceedings so that two of New England’s sons stood as the last light of a sense of ethics […]

Is Wikileaks a Purveyor of News or Chaos?

January 18, 2011

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Surrounded by cries of “protected under free speech” and “this is journalism,” Wikileaks sails on and moves fearlessly against economic and political targets that some regard as virtual fortresses of power and influence. But where is Wikileaks’ sense of responsibility; of ethics?  Where is the line? The Society of Professional Journalist Code of Ethics is […]

If You are Intolerant, This is Not the Blog for You

January 13, 2011

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SamHenry has observed events since the shootings in Arizona.  In the past tragedies of this scope have brought us together.  Now they only serve as platforms for further political insults and worse. As we grow more intolerant, SamHenry has tried to keep a footing and watch the compass.  It is difficult.  Disapproval of the views […]

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