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MO State Senator: Ban Seersucker Suits for Ages Above 8

Posted May 3rd, 2013 by EcstaticShock
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Nutty MO state senator wants to ban seersucker suits for ages 9 and up simply because he doesn't like how it looks.

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forcing residents to take psychiatric medication

Posted April 15th, 2013 by Mattfree88
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San Diego County considers forcing residents to take psychiatric medication under Laura's Law

(NaturalNews) San Diego County in California is considering implementing Laura's Law, which would give the state's second most populous county - home to over three million people - the uncontested right to force psychiatric medication upon its residents.

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Windham (NH) School District Bans Dodgeball

Dodgeball has been banned in Windham schools, due to concerns about violence and bullying, with the School Board voting 4-1 to remove dodgeball and nine other “human target” activities from the district’s curriculum. “We spend a lot of time making sure our kids are violence free. Here we have games where we use children as targets. That seems to be counter to what we are trying to accomplish with our anti-bullying campaign.”

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Hunger Strike

A social activist is charged with attempted suicide.

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Cupcakes topped with army men figures confiscated at school

Posted March 9th, 2013 by pmfalcon
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Last week, Casey Fountain’s third grade son had a birthday party at school. His wife whipped up 30 cupcakes for the boy’s classmates. She topped the treats with plastic army guys. “And shortly after my wife delivered the cupcakes to the school she got a phone call from his teacher that said that the army men had to be removed, because they had guns.” Fountain says the principal called him personally and told him that dressing the cupcakes with soldiers was insensitive considering recent gun related tragedies, referring to the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut.

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Berkeley Councilman Proposes Email Tax To Save Post Office

Wrong on so many levels... Gordon Wozniak, a city councilman in Berkeley, Calif., has proposed an email tax to provide much-needed revenue to the ailing U.S. Postal Service. “There should be something like a bit tax,” Wozniak said. “I mean a bit tax could be a cent per-gigabit and they would still make, probably, billions of dollars a year… And there should be, also, a very tiny tax on email.” Wozniak said the bit tax could bring in revenue to help a number of sectors, beyond just the post office.

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MEPs to vote on EU 'ban on all forms of pornography'

Posted March 8th, 2013 by iamodd999
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Controversy has erupted over next Tuesday's European Parliament resolution "on eliminating gender stereotypes in the EU", meant to mark international women's day, after libertarian Swedish MEPs from the Pirate Party spotted the call for a ban in the small print.
The proposal "calls on the EU and its member states to take concrete action on discrimination against women in advertising... [with] a ban on all forms of pornography in the media".

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LA State Health Inspectors Destroy 1600 lbs of Donated Deer Meat

Posted March 3rd, 2013 by pmfalcon
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Louisiana state health inspectors destroyed 1,600 lbs of deer meat donated by hunters to a local homeless shelter. The agency received a complaint that deer meat was being served at a mission. State regulations bar food establishments from serving hunted deer meat. Late January, the department discovered the deer meat — which had been appropriately processed at an area slaughterhouse — and destroyed it in a dumpster by dousing it in bleach. The Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission had been serving deer meat donated by area hunters for decades.

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7-year-old boy, Josh Welch, suspended for shaping his food into a gun

Posted March 1st, 2013 by Sussex County Angel
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Josh Welch is a seven-year-old-boy who attends Park Elementary School in Brooklyn Park. The Maryland school has a breakfast “snack time” and provided pastries on Friday. Josh was trying to turn his pastry into a shape. Josh chewed his breakfast pastry into the shape of a gun and was suspended for two days.

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David Axelrod: scrap limits to make campaign finance more transparent

Posted February 20th, 2013 by iamodd999
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Campaign finance system is a mess. Limits have just created a cottage industry for lawyers who devise schemes to circumvent them.Too much money in politics. But if it's inevitable, let it flow directly to candidates and demand full disclosure, with stiff penalties.And end the SuperPac and faux SuperPac game that too often allows donors to elude detection and candidates to deny responsibility.

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