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Should We Just Delete History that Offends Us?

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In light of our “politically correct” need to expunge away anything that offends us, I thought this harrowing excerpt from George Orwell’s 1984 might be apropos: Every record has been destroyed or falsified, every book rewritten, every picture has been

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Department of Education Proudly Sports "Gay" Rainbow Flag as its Logo

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In celebration of the Supreme Court’s recent opinion, the Department of Education proudly sported a “gay” rainbow as its logo’s backdrop on its Facebook page. They say that the Confederate flag is offensive and should be banned, but our own

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How 'Love Wins' Was Designed to Ignite Hatred

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“As names have power, words have power. Words can light fires in the minds of men. Words can wring tears from the hardest hearts.” – Patrick Rothfuss Not a gun, nor an army, nor a nuclear weapon is more powerful

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Students Create Salt and Sugar "Black Market" in Response to Michelle’s Food Rules

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If you force kids to eat old, outdated, or bland food for lunch at school, don’t be surprised to find that they’ve created a black market for substances that enhance, or in many cases mask, the flavor of the food.

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Colorado Supreme Court: Employees Can Be Fired for “Legal” Off-Duty Marijuana Use

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Even though marijuana is technically legal in Colorado, the Colorado Supreme Court just ruled that employees can still be fired for using it: The Colorado Supreme Court on Monday affirmed lower courts’ rulings that businesses can fire employees for the

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In Case You Wondered What Killed the Entrepreneurial Spirit in America

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Wonder no longer. Bureaucratic red tape is so pervasive, it has now encroached on one of the touchstones of the young entrepreneurial spirit, the lemonade stand: Two young sisters with an entrepreneurial spirit set up a lemonade stand in Overton,

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Democrat Proposes Bill Banning Plastic Guns

Cody Wilson with the first completely 3D-printed handgun, The Liberator, at his home in Austin on Friday May 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Austin American Statesman, Jay Janner) AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, INTERNET MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM

Here they go again trying to ban an inanimate object, thinking it will make us all safer. Of course, I don’t think they actually think it will make anyone safer. Anytime a politician says he’s concerned with our safety or

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New Thync Device Gets You Excited or Puts You to Sleep on Command

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A new wearable device called Thync will allow users to zap their brains into whatever general state the user desires, excitement or drowsiness: Thync costs $299 and has just been released to the public. It provides “calm or energy on

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Silk Road Creator Ross Ulbricht Sentenced to Life in Prison Without Parole

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Ross Ulbricht created the most famous encrypted marketplace on the Dark Web, called the Silk Road. Through it, anonymous users could purchase nearly any illegal thing, but the site became famous for drugs. Sellers were rated (by discreteness of packaging,

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Arizona Residents Find Surveillance Cameras Hidden in Fake Cacti

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The city of Paradise Valley, Arizona maintains that they weren’t trying to be secretive or anything like that. They say the cameras aren’t even functional yet. But what has residents concerned is the fact that no one was notified that

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Gabby Giffords Praises Background Checks that Didn’t Work

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Gabby Giffords praises Oregon House for supporting background checks that didn’t stop Jared Loughner and numerous other murderers. Even from a purely pragmatic perspective, background check laws don’t work to stem so-called “gun violence.” If there’s some guy with a

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Now Obama Wants to Regulate Ceiling Fans!

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The Obama administration is trying to regulate our ceiling fans after attacking light bulbs and wood stoves, and Rep. Marsha Blackburn is pushing back. The Tennessee Republican has been pushing against Department of Energy regulations mandating energy efficiency requirements on

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