Monthly Archives: November 2012

Twinkies bakers say they’d rather lose jobs than take pay cuts

http://news.yahoo.com/twinkies-bakers-theyd-rather-lose-jobs-pay-cuts-075558559–finance.html By Carey Gillam and Martinne Geller | Reuters – 11 hrs ago KANSAS CITY, Mo./NEW YORK (Reuters) – Enough is enough, say bakery workers at Hostess Brands Inc. After several years of costly concessions, the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco and Grain Millers … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

I wish you all a very happy Thanksgiving! Take the time to share yourself with those you love. Count your blessings and remember what is really important in life… your family, friends, health, and God… without Him, all else would … Continue reading

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Have you ever wondered……

Why the term ‘African-American’ is somehow supposed to denote one’s skin color? A hyphenated American is a first generation American, whose parent or parents, originated in another country. Take for example ‘Italian-American’, this person’s parent/s came from Italy. Note that … Continue reading

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Union protests at Los Angeles airport disrupt holiday travelers

Ok, this is silly. The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) are protesting because workers voted to leave the union. What does the SEIU hope to accomplish? Do they think the workers will rethink their departure?   LOS ANGELES –  A … Continue reading

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What are RINOs, DINOs, and I don’t knows?

14 May, 2010 – 03:28 — Patrick What are RINOs, DINOs, and I don’t knows? RINOs are Republicans In Name Only. DINOs are Democrats In Name Only. I Don’t Knows are people who don’t really have any clue about politics … Continue reading

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Is being ‘poor’ a learned behavior?

This was first posted on my personal website several years ago… I know I’ll probably cause a little controversy with this subject matter, so here goes. At one time, I believed that being poor was unfair, or that some folks … Continue reading

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Illegal aliens

This post was published on my old website a few years ago.   28 April, 2010 – 03:47 — Patrick Illegal means just that… ILLEGAL! I have no problem with anyone coming to this country so long as they do … Continue reading

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Hostess to close, lay off 18,500 after ‘crippling’ union fight

A small union’s stubbornness in contract talks with Hostess is being blamed for the shutdown of one of America’s snack food icons, the loss of 18,500 jobs just before the holiday season and much-needed tax revenue from hundreds of plants … Continue reading

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Companies that are downsizing or closing.

Thanks to ObamaCare, companies are now faced with the reality of laying off workers and cutting back workers’ hours in the attempt to avoid having to provide their employees with health insurance.  Basic economics tells us companies must either raise … Continue reading

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Judicial Review

This is something every citizen must understand. We’re not taught this in schools. Most of the teachers I had in school believed the Constitution was a ‘living’ document. That is to say, the meaning of the Constitution changes over time. … Continue reading

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