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3rd-graders aimed to hurt teacher

WAYCROSS, Ga. - A group of third-graders plotted to attack their teacher, bringing a broken steak knife, handcuffs, duct tape and other items for the job and assigning children tasks including covering the windows and cleaning up afterward, police said Tuesday.

Congress grills oil execs on high prices

WASHINGTON - Top executives of the five biggest U.S. oil companies were pressed Tuesday to explain the soaring fuel prices amid huge industry profits and why they weren't investing more to develop renewable energy source such as wind and solar.

Troy Neff Show: Floyd Rose Joins Troy to Talk About Race Relations

Troy and Rev. Rose get into a heated discussion about race, war, and other political issues.

Floyd Rose Pt.1

Floyd Rose Pt.2

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Elliot Spitzer exclusive undercover video

This just popped up on YouTube. It is undercover video of Elliot Spitzer before becoming wrapped up in the prostitute investigation. If you look close, I think Kwame Kilpatrick is in the video too.

Ten Days That Changed Capitalism


The past 10 days will be remembered as the time the U.S. government discarded a half-century of rules to save American financial capitalism from collapse.

Obama inspires racial dialogue in churches

"Sen. Barack Obama's historic
speech earlier this month in Philadelphia on race relations has
elevated the discussion about the issue to the point where it has
worked itself into the pews and pulpits of Bay Area churches.

Is Wright Right About Racism?

Since the 1960s, bigotry has undergone an aesthetic makeover. Today, the most pernicious racists do not wear pointy hoods, scream epithets and anonymously burn crosses from behind masks. They don starched suits, recite sententious bromides and stage political lynchings before television cameras. For proof, behold the mob stalking Barack Obama's former pastor, Jeremiah Wright.

Rice hails Obama race speech as "important" for U.S.

Sometimes touted as a contender for the Republican vice-presidential slot, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has aired her thoughts on race in the United States, a prominent issue in the presidential election campaign.

Cats chase bear up tree - now I know why I have no bears in my neighborhood

Lawyer: Woman Forced to Remove Nipple Rings at Airport

Lawyer: Woman Forced to Remove Nipple Rings at Airport

Thursday, March 27, 2008

March 27: Mandi Hamlin, right, demonstrates what she was asked to do by the TSA during a news conference in L.A. with her attorney.

STS-123 Night time landing

Space Shuttle Endeavour lands at Kennedy Space Center on March 27, 2008 after being in space for 16 days

...Thought you might enjoy this video.

Marcy Kaptur on the Trans America Highway and NAFTA

I believe this is several years old. I sense frustration :).


I finally have more info. on the new online paper!!!!!!! I tried to tell you that is was not a joke!!!!!

The paper is coming!!!!!

The online paper will be released to the public on Monday, March 31, 2008.

The name of the paper is called, "The Toledo View."

You can go to the website for more information on the interviews they have obtained for the first edition.

Shadows On High: Ohio's Shame; Caring For Ohio's Veterans

"As we spoke, her despair and anger came into focus. She was a native
Ohioan from Oklahoma with a slight Okie twang, on her way to visit her
parent in the central Ohio area, and her son had served two tours of
duty in Iraq. He was home now with her daughter-in-law and her grandson
– but he was waking up with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) –

Child's Dying Wish to See Dad Unfulfilled

Sad. Its unfortunate that something couldn't be worked out - not necessarily for the Dad's sake, but for the little girl's. He's scheduled to begin a work release program in August, but the girl won't likely make it until then.

(Yes, if he hadn't gotten into trouble in the first place, he could have been there this whole time for his daughter. But I still feel sympathy for the kid though.)

Robert Culp Discusses the Controversy Surrounding Senator Barack Obama

"If Barack Obama had have disowned Jeremiah Wright he would have lost his black base, he knows that........Black America would have deserted him in a hurry, it was just that hey he's too white."

Robert Culp

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Delta ends air service from Toledo Express to Atlanta

"The remaining daily commuter flight between Toledo Express Airport and Atlanta will end on May 1, officials said yesterday.


"if the United States government doesn’t stabilize the markets, foreign governments increasingly will"

The more the Federal Reserve does to avert financial contagion, the clearer it becomes that the Fed alone cannot solve the problems in the financial system. To many Americans, it’s now obvious that taxpayers will have to step in.

The $200 billion bail-out for predator banks and Spitzer charges are intimately linked

While New York Governor Eliot Spitzer was paying an ‘escort’ $4,300 in a hotel room in Washington, just down the road, George Bush’s new Federal Reserve Board Chairman, Ben Bernanke, was secretly handing over $200 billion in a tryst with mortgage bank industry speculators.

Group wants to pay bad teachers to leave teaching

The Center for Union Facts wants to offer bad teachers 10k to leave teaching. Know some bad teachers yourself, nominate them at:

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