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  • Jeff Toobin: "Roberts was red-eyed and unhappy as he read.”

    06/28/2012 9:33:57 AM PDT · by Ronaldus Magnus · 124 replies
    Also - "Scalia walked into courtroom totally downcast."
  • X-37B Launch (Live Thread)

    04/22/2010 4:29:20 PM PDT · by Ronaldus Magnus · 35 replies · 1,372+ views
    Patrick Air Force Base ^ | April 22, 2010
    Atlas V X-37B OTV Cape launch set for April 22 Release Number: 040410 4/21/2010 - CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla -- The 45th Space Wing is set to launch an Atlas V Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle from Space Launch Complex 41 on April 22, 2010. The rocket will carry the Air Force's first X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle (OTV). The launch window for this mission is 7:51-8:02 p.m. The X-37B will provide a flexible space test platform to conduct various experiments and allow satellite sensors, subsystems, components and associated technology to be efficiently transported to and from the space environment...
  • Fred Thompson Wins Wisconsin State Republican Convention Straw Poll (my title)

    05/12/2007 6:38:13 PM PDT · by Ronaldus Magnus · 17 replies · 868+ views
    WisPolitics ^ | May 12, 2007 | WisPolitics GOP Convention Blog
    Saturday, May 12, 2007 Fred Thompson, Walker top WisPolitics Straw Poll LAKE GENEVA -- State GOP activists voting in the annual WisPolitics.com Straw Poll this weekend favored former U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson for president in 2008 and Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker for governor in 2010. Fred Thompson received 95 votes, compared to 84 votes for former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson. Mitt Romney was a distant third with 41 votes. Tommy Thompson and Sam Brownback, who got 14 votes, addressed the convention in separate speeches.
  • Meet My Teachers: Mom And Dad

    02/16/2006 3:05:19 PM PST · by Ronaldus Magnus · 74 replies · 1,520+ views
    BusinessWeek Online ^ | February 20, 2006 | Michelle Conlin
    Meet My Teachers: Mom And DadA growing number of affluent parents think they can do better than any school No longer the bailiwick of religious fundamentalists or neo-hippies looking to go off the cultural grid, homeschooling is a growing trend among the educated elite. More parents believe that even the best-endowed schools are in an Old Economy death grip in which kids are learning passively when they should be learning actively, especially if they want an edge in the global knowledge economy. "A lot of families are looking at what's happening in public or private school and saying, 'You know...
  • Need Help Finding Inexpensive Bush-Cheney Hats or T-shirts for Local Campaign Event

    06/21/2004 3:14:54 PM PDT · by Ronaldus Magnus · 3 replies · 264+ views
    A Bush-Cheney 04 Volunteer | 6-21-04 | Vanity
    I am organizing a Bush/Cheney 2004 volunteer sign-up at a local event and was just told that the State office won't be providing anything but shirt stickers and bumper stickers. I hope to have about a dozen volunteers and would like to give each of them a Bush-Cheney hat or t-shirt for helping out. Since my personal funds are limited, I would like to find an inexpensive source so that I can bring enough for everyone.
  • Madness in Madison, WI: Christians Urged to Protest "Corpus Christi" (portrays Jesus as homosexual)

    09/23/2003 10:23:33 AM PDT · by Ronaldus Magnus · 34 replies · 189+ views
    The American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Property (TFP) ^ | September 22, 2003 | The American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Property (TFP)
    URGENT ACTION REQUESTED! Madness in Madison Christians Urged to Protest Corpus Christi Showing It has been six long years since playwright Terrence McNally first staged his play Corpus Christi in New York City. Since then, the work, which portrays Our Lord Jesus Christ and the apostles as homosexuals, has generated protests, local indignation and negative publicity at alternative theaters. Thousands of Catholics have come to Our Lord’s defense with vibrant and moving acts of reparation. No major venue has dared touched it. Since new plans to stage the play were made public, the American Society for the Defense of...
  • Man Accused Of Punching, Kicking War Protester Who Was Carrying a Defaced U.S. Flag

    03/27/2003 10:00:09 AM PST · by Ronaldus Magnus · 277 replies · 468+ views
    WAUSAU, Wis. -- A man upset that a war protester was parading around downtown Wausau with a defaced American flag is facing a disorderly conduct charge after attacking the demonstrator. The incident happened Monday afternoon outside the Marathon County Courthouse. Mike Wallschlaeger of Mosine carried an upside down flag with "EMPIRE" written across it. A fellow demonstrator says a man got out of his car, tried to grab the flag, then pushed Wallschlaeger to the ground, punched and kicked him. Wausau Police Chief William Brandimore says the right to free speech is protected, but disorderly conduct is not.
  • Man Gets Only 10 Months for Arranging Wife's Rape (Vomit Alert)

    02/26/2003 2:24:11 PM PST · by Ronaldus Magnus · 44 replies · 550+ views
    WDIV TV ^ | Updated: 11:56 a.m. ES
    Man Learns Fate For Arranging Wife's Rape Judge Sentences Anthony Smith To 10 Months In Jail Posted: 11:35 a.m. EST February 26, 2003Updated: 11:56 a.m. EST February 26, 2003 A local man who pleaded no contest to charges he arranged his wife's rape Tuesday learned his fate in court. A judge sentenced Anthony Charles Smith (pictured, left) to 10 months in jail, Local 4 learned. Authorities said the man arranged the attack of his wife last June to pay off his $5,000 gambling debt. Police said that the incident happened while the husband laid awake next to her in the...
  • Glock Supports National Ballistic Fingerprinting (Gun Registration)!!!

    02/09/2003 4:58:08 PM PST · by Ronaldus Magnus · 29 replies · 496+ views
    60 Minutes ^ | February 9, 2003 | Mike Wallace
    Please pardon the vanity, but I just heard the V.P. of Glock in Georgia say that he thought it was time for a national gun registry of ballistic fingerprints to be "given a try". Did anyone else here this?
  • Pope: Bar deviants from priesthood (PURGE HOMOSEXUALS FROM THE SEMINARIES)

    09/05/2002 8:34:39 PM PDT · by Ronaldus Magnus · 63 replies · 398+ views
    CNN ^ | September 5, 2002
    <p>VATICAN CITY -- Pope John Paul II says that to preserve itself, the Roman Catholic Church has to be much more careful not to let men with "deviations in their affections" enter the priesthood.</p> <p>The 82-year-old pontiff also re-affirmed the Church's rule on celibacy, saying it should not be seen as a "useless" imposition but a vital part of a tradition in which the priest offers himself unconditionally to God.</p>
  • Bob Dornan Taking Calls Live on EWTN!!!

    05/24/2002 5:07:58 PM PDT · by Ronaldus Magnus · 23 replies · 337+ views
    EWTN World Over ^ | May 24, 2002 | Raymond Arroyo
    Live on EWTN at 17:00 PDT (please delete this post after 19:00 PST).
  • Wisconsin Concealed Carry Vote: Listen Live

    03/12/2002 3:44:24 PM PST · by Ronaldus Magnus · 41 replies · 135+ views
    Listen here.
  • Ban on the Display of Aborted Fetus Signs (Need help in Wisconsin, please FREEP this poll)

    01/15/2002 7:29:08 PM PST · by Ronaldus Magnus · 138 replies · 1,315+ views
    WISCTV3 ^ | January 15, 2002
    MONROE, Wis. -- An abortion opponent who publicizes his protests with large scale pictures of aborted fetuses said he's ready to continue his fight against Monroe if the city adopts another sign ordinance. The Common Council will hold a public hearing tonight on a second try at a sign ordinance. The first one it adopted was declared unconstitutional after Pastor Ralph Ovadal (pictured last summer at a Mazomanie nude beach protest) and Christ the King Church challenged it. The previous ordinance restricted the signs to 3 square feet, except for business signs. Ovadal and his followers had taken their large ...