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Tolerating Republican Betrayals on Guns Only Encourages More Turncoats

What incentive does voting for “Republicans” supporting this give the GOP to offer better candidates? U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “[T]here is a push to pass an ‘assault weapons’ ban via a ballot initiative to amend the State Constitution,” a Monday Florida Shooters Network report warns. “This is being spearheaded by Ban Assault Weapons NOW (BAWN), a bipartisan group of gun-grabbers made up of Republican and Democrat authoritarians that want to see Floridians disarmed.” “BAWN has partnered with ...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Guns, Republicans, Senate, Bloomberg, Gop, House, The Atlantic, Resistance, Republic, Republican National Committee, Hoffman, Rick Scott, David Codrea, Lee Atwater


Collectivism Versus Individualism: One Of These Doctrines Are Odds With America

Opinion Collectivism Versus Individualism: One Of These Doctrines Are Odds With America New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Arbalest Quarrel discusses at length, on our weblog, the principles grounding two incompatible philosophical systems. See, “The Modern Civil War: Collectivism vs. Individualism,” posted in October 2018. The framers of the U.S. Constitution, the founders of our free Republic, structured a Nation on the principles of Individualism, not those of Collectivism. The Radical Left,...
Tags: Guns, Congress, California, America, United States, House Of Representatives, Republic, Habeas Corpus, Bernie Sanders, Election 2020, Democratic Party, Joseph Biden, Cory Booker, Judeo Christian, Electoral College, George III


Collectivism Versus Individualism: One Of These Doctrines Are at Odds With America

Opinion Collectivism Versus Individualism: One Of These Doctrines Are at Odds With America New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Arbalest Quarrel discusses at length, on our weblog, the principles grounding two incompatible philosophical systems. See, “The Modern Civil War: Collectivism vs. Individualism,” posted in October 2018. The framers of the U.S. Constitution, the founders of our free Republic, structured a Nation on the principles of Individualism, not those of Collectivism. The Radical Le...
Tags: Guns, Congress, California, America, United States, House Of Representatives, Republic, Habeas Corpus, Bernie Sanders, Election 2020, Democratic Party, Joseph Biden, Cory Booker, Judeo Christian, Electoral College, George III


Giorgione's Painting "La Vecchia" Gets a Facelift Before Traveling from Venice to the USA

Before & After restoration: Giorgione, La Vecchia (particular) © Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venezia (Venice, Italy) The portrait that the mysterious Venetian artist Giorgione painted of his mother, La Vecchia (The Old Woman), around 1508-1510 is heading to the States after a fresh nip and tuck.On Thursday evening, February 7, we had the opportunity to see La Vecchia in her new splendor before she takes center stage at the Cincinnati Art Museum in Ohio from February 15 to May 5. After ...
Tags: Travel, Usa, New York City, US, United States, Ohio, Venice, States, Republic, Genoa, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art Museum, Hartford, Hartford Connecticut, La Vecchia, Leonardo da Vinci


Giorgione's "La Vecchia" Gets a Facelift Before Traveling from Venice to the USA

Before & After restoration: Giorgione, La Vecchia (particular) © Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venezia (Venice, Italy) The portrait that the mysterious Giorgione painted of his mother, La Vecchia (The Old Woman), around 1508-1510 is heading to the States after a fresh nip and tuck. On Thursday evening, February 7, we had the opportunity to see her in her new splendor before she takes center stage at the Cincinnati Art Museum in Ohio from February 15 to May 5. After that she is going on t...
Tags: Travel, Usa, New York City, US, United States, Ohio, Venice, States, Republic, Genoa, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art Museum, Hartford, Hartford Connecticut, La Vecchia, Gabriele


Irish nurses go on 24-hour strike over pay dispute

More than 35,000 nurses go on strike across the Republic in a dispute over pay and staff shortages.
Tags: News, Republic


Singapore releases AI guidelines

Singapore has released a framework on how artificial intelligence (AI) can be ethically and responsibly used, which businesses in the Republic and elsewhere can adopt as they grapple with issues that have emerged with new technology. As per Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), two principles underpin Singapore’s model framework. One is that decisions made by or with the help of AI are explainable, transparent and fair to consumers. The second is that AI solutions are human-c...
Tags: Business, Singapore, Artificial Intelligence, Republic, Infocomm Media Development Authority


Scotus to consider nyc gun case

It seems that the NRA and other NY gun rights groups are pushing back on concealed carry in NYC. SCOTUS will be hearing the case in October. It would be great if RBG has retired by then an replaced with a Pro Constitution Justice. Great way to push back . Hope it catches fire across the Republic. https://www.newsmax.com/newsfront/su.../22/id/899246/
Tags: Weapon, Republic, General Discussion, Nra, RBG, NYC SCOTUS


What the F*&@ Happened to All These Airlines?

I haven’t done an Ask Cranky post in awhile, and this one seemed like fun. Hi Brett,I was looking through the archive of “Who the F” articles you’ve written through the years, and I think it would be cool to see a follow up on each of the 19 airlines you’ve covered. Some have taken off and become extremely successful like Allegiant, and some are PeoplExpress. I’d love to read a where-are-they-now? Thanks! Great idea. I have looked at all the airlines in the Who the F*[email protected] serie...
Tags: Travel, Florida, New York, Texas, California, Boston, Time, US, Chicago, Atlantic, New Orleans, Las Vegas, Newark, Republic, Seattle, Lion


Facebook to expand Ireland operations with 1,000 staff

Facebook will expand its presence in Ireland with an additional 1,000 staff over 2019, the firm announced Monday, bolstering the tech giant's largest base outside of its California headquarters. Facebook currently employs 4,000 across the Republic and the capital Dublin where the company has established its international base. "We're going to be hiring an additional thousand people in Ireland in the next year alone," said chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg.
Tags: Facebook, News, California, Ireland, Dublin, Republic


Jimmy Dunne: Defender remains focused on playing for Republic ahead of Northern Ireland

Defender Jimmy Dunne says he is not considering changing his international allegiance from the Republic of Ireland to Northern Ireland.
Tags: News, Republic Of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Republic, Jimmy Dunne


NI students will not pay higher fees in Republic

There had been fears NI applicants to universities in the Republic would be treated as non-EU students.
Tags: News, Eu, Republic


Student fees frozen for NI undergraduates in Republic

There had been fears NI applicants to universities in the Republic would be treated as non-EU students.
Tags: News, Eu, Republic


Truck driver Paul Thompson wants you to know he’s sorry for role in deadly crash

Paul Thompson.(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland) In the early morning hours of August 21st, 2017, Paul Thompson was on his usual route picking up recycled cardboard from businesses in Portland’s central eastside industrial district. A truck driver for over three decades, Thompson had a spotless record before that morning. After a stop to empty the bins at All Service Moving on Southeast Morrison, he drove south on Water Avenue. Then he turned left onto Taylor and his life changed forever. ...
Tags: Oregon, Sport, Front Page, Cycling, Portland, Nebraska, Republic, Taylor, Thompson, Tamar, Wilkes, Paul Thompson, Republic Services, West Hills, Parkrose High School, Burgerville


New ‘Bipartisan’ Gun Grab Built on Lies

Rep. MikeThompson gets the ball rolling on imposing California-style citizen disarmament on the rest of the Republic as Gabby Giffords, Shannon Watts and Nancy Pelosi look on approvingly. (Congressman Mike Thompson/Facebook photo) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “The introduction of the bipartisan background checks bill in the House today marks a critical first step toward strengthening America’s gun laws and making our country a better place to live, work, study, worship and play,” Gabby Giffords ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, California, Senate, America, Gop, United States, House, Marco Rubio, Nancy Pelosi, Resistance, Republic, Clinton, Bush, House Committee, Mike Thompson


Reshaping America to Foreign Ideologies, an Attack on Guns & Freedom

Mark Kelly and GabbyGiffords look on approvingly as Ilhan Omar explains how Americans can be made just as helpless and dependent on others as the people she left behind when her family fled murderous factions in Somalia. (Ilhan Omar for Congress Facebook photo) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Ilhan Omar will be sworn into the U.S. House of Representatives at a time when liberal-leaning newcomers like her are pushing for more influence in shaping the party’s agenda,” the Star Tribune reports. The C...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, America, House, Somalia, Resistance, Republic, Omar, Star Tribune, Congressional Progressive Caucus, Mark Kelly, U S House of Representatives, David Codrea, Gun Rights News, RKBA, Congress Facebook


NI pupils in limbo over RoI tuition fees

Pupils from NI applying for university in the Republic in 2019 do not know how much it will cost.
Tags: News, Republic


NI students in limbo over Irish tuition fees

Pupils from NI applying for university in the Republic in 2019 do not know how much it will cost.
Tags: News, Republic


Mitt Romney says Donald Trump has caused dismay around the world

Mitt Romney, the former Republican presidential candidate and incoming US senator from Utah, sharply criticised President Donald Trump and suggested the US leader had caused dismay around the world. In a Washington Post essay published on Tuesday evening, Romney criticised a number of Trump's actions in December. "The appointment of senior persons of lesser experience, the abandonment of allies who fight beside us, and the president’s thoughtless claim that America has long been a 'suc...
Tags: Utah, News, Washington Post, Senate, White House, US, America, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, Republican Party, Republic, Donald Trump, Trump, Romney, JULIE JACOBSON


This Dark Star Wars Fan Film Perfectly Captures the Feel of Darth Vader's World

“Vader Episode 1: Shards of the Past” is the first installment in a fan film series by the Star Wars Theory YouTube channel, and it’s a good ‘un. Taking place in the early months of the Empire—after the full fall of the Republic but before the Clones were replaced with cheaper Stormtroopers—the film focuses on Darth…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Disney, Darth Vader, Republic, Fan Films


Clashes in Barcelona during protests against Spanish cabinet meeting

Roads blocked in outcry over meeting in Catalan capital on first anniversary of snap pollDemonstrators have clashed with police in Barcelona during protests against the Spanish government’s decision to hold a cabinet meeting in the Catalan capital on the first anniversary of the snap election called after the regional government’s unilateral independence declaration.Parts of the city were in lockdown on Friday morning, while elsewhere in Catalonia, more than 20 roads were blocked by members of t...
Tags: Europe, Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona, World news, Republic, Barcelona Continue


Clashes in Barcelona during protests against cabinet meeting

Demonstrators block roads over meeting held in Catalan capital on first anniversary of snap electionDemonstrators have clashed with police in Barcelona during protests against the Spanish government’s decision to hold a cabinet meeting in the Catalan capital on the first anniversary of the snap election called after the regional government’s unilateral independence declaration.Parts of the city were in lockdown on Friday morning, while elsewhere in Catalonia, more than 20 roads were blocked by m...
Tags: Europe, Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona, World news, Republic, Barcelona Continue


Protests in Barcelona as Spanish cabinet holds meeting

Demonstrators block roads over meeting held on first anniversary of snap electionDemonstrators have taken to the streets of Barcelona to protest against the Spanish government’s decision to hold a cabinet meeting in the Catalan capital on the first anniversary of the snap election called following the regional government’s unilateral independence declaration.Parts of the city were in lockdown on Friday morning, while elsewhere in Catalonia, more than 20 roads were blocked by members of the direc...
Tags: Europe, Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona, World news, Republic, Barcelona Continue


Drop in Republic of Ireland students in Northern Ireland

However, there has been a rise in the number of Northern Irish students in the Republic in recent years.
Tags: News, Republic Of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Republic


The Fall of Rome and the Lessons for America

The Roman Republic inspired many of the delegates who traveled to Philadelphia to design an effective federal government for the new United States in the summer of 1787. There was good reason for this. Not only did Rome’s Republic endure for nearly 500 years, but it also offered consensus-building tools like the separation of powers,…
Tags: News, Uncategorized, America, History, Rome, Ideas, United States, Philadelphia, Republic, Roman, Roman Republic


Senate Has One Week To Approve House Bill On Concealed Handgun Carry Reciprocity

Opinion Contact your Senator. The phone number to call is: (202) 225-3121. Tell your Senator you want his or her vote on national handgun carry reciprocity now Senate Has One Week To Approve House Bill On Concealed Handgun Carry Reciprocity New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- If the Bill Dies, who is to Blame?We were never so close to realizing the right of the American people to defend their lives and well-being with a firearm as we were with the passage of national concealed handgun carry reciproci...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, Senate, House, House Of Representatives, Arizona, Party, Bill, Republic, Trump, Democratic Party, United States Capitol, Kyrsten Sinema, Gun Rights News, Arbalest Quarrel


The Fall of Rome and Modern Parallels

The Fall of Rome and Modern Parallels cali.beyer December 4, 2018 - 3:24pm Start Date Thu, 08/08/2019 - 12:00 Introduction Text The greatest civilization of ancient times expired more than 1,500 years ago but the lessons to be learned from its experience are eternal. In this lecture, Mr. Reed will focus on the Roman Republic—the key features, personalities and events that defined its rise as well as...
Tags: China, Religion, Rome, Pennsylvania, United States, Bulgaria, Michigan, Republic, Bolivia, Reed, Detroit Free Press, Andrew Napolitano, John Stossel, Mackinac Center, Mackinac Center for Public Policy, Midland Michigan


Basket Of Liars & the Division of a Country

Opinion by Alan J Chwick & Joanne D Eisen Basket Of Liars & the Division of a Country USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- This may seem to be a dark, angry diatribe, but it is not a call to arms. It is, instead, a call to wait and grow stronger. And, at the same time, it is a call to refuse to compromise with the liars.Years ago, when most of you were just young pup, gunnies were already being demonized by folks who were afraid of our guns. They called us names because we called out their lies. But they n...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Virginia, Russia, US, Republic, Long Island, South Carolina, New York State, Trump, MSM, Kavanaugh, Gun Rights News, Swalwell, Alan Chwick, Joanne D. Eisen


10 philosophy books to develop a diverse metaphysical perspective

After thousands of years, and an infinite amount of novel experiences, there are today many dueling schools of philosophical thought.A great philosophical background takes into account a number of metaphysical positions and ideas. These 10 philosophy books all take on the questions of existence in a unique and varied manner. There is an endless stream of philosophies to frolic in, play with, and explore. Countless ideas to live one's life by and examine the world. To spurn philosophy is a trag...
Tags: Psychology, World, Innovation, Philosophy, Goog, Republic, Curiosity, Freud, Aristotle, Marcus, Buddhist, Watts, Plato, Russell, Socrates, Friedrich Nietzsche


Northern Irish firms face 60-lorry limit in Republic in no-deal Brexit

Businesses on both sides of border would suffer as permits are limited, freight group saysNorthern Ireland will be allowed to operate just 60 lorries in the Republic of Ireland in the event of a no-deal Brexit, threatening disaster for businesses on both sides of the Irish border.In a no-deal scenario, all commercial drivers in the UK would be reclassified as third-country operators requiring special permits to operate in the EU. Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Eu, European Union, UK News, World news, Ireland, Republic Of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Republic, Brexit