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    07/20/2014 12:04:12 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 109 replies
    tmz ^ | july 19, 2014
    Legendary actor James Garner -- star of "The Rockford Files" and "The Notebook" -- has died ... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us an ambulance was dispatched to the actor's home in Los Angeles around 8PM Saturday evening ... and he was dead when they arrived on scene. We do not know his cause of death at this time.
  • Extremists break into, take over $2.5 millon foreclosed home

    05/30/2012 5:10:12 PM PDT · by jakerobins · 19 replies
    An Upstate man is in custody, accused by the FBI and local law enforcement as being part of a “domestic terrorist group” that broke into and took over a foreclosed home, according to a release by the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office. The home is listed as being valued at $2,599,000. A realtor checking on the home found a notice, apparently posted by the extremists, saying that they were taking possession of the home. The Sheriff's Office release said, “On April 24, a deputy responded to a report of a burglary at 112 White Violet Way in Sunset. A lock on...
  • NASA Photos of the Day: A Spectacular, Unique View of Space Shuttle Endeavour and the Orbital Sunset

    02/15/2010 8:44:05 AM PST · by EnjoyingLife · 6 replies · 2,028+ views
    U.S.A's National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) ^ | February 9, 2010 | International Space Station (Expedition 22) Astronaut
    1. 6048x4030 pixels, 4000x2665 pixels, 3024x2015 pixels, 2000x1332 pixels 2. 6048x4030 pixels, 4000x2665 pixels, 3024x2015 pixels, 2000x1332 pixels 3. 6048x4030 pixels, 4000x2665 pixels, 3024x2015 pixels, 2000x1332 pixels 4. 6048x4030 pixels, 4000x2665 pixels, 3024x2015 pixels, 2000x1332 pixels NASA Explains Earth's Colorful Horizon"The orange layer is the troposphere where all of the weather and clouds which we typically watch and experience are generated and contained. This orange layer gives way to the whitish stratosphere and then into the mesosphere. In some frames the black color is part of a window frame rather than the blackness of space." The PhotographerAn Expedition 22...
  • Sunset in America - End of Age of Reagan

    04/28/2008 10:23:59 AM PDT · by The_Republican · 22 replies · 89+ views
    The New Republic ^ | April 29th, 2008 | Sean Wilentz
    On May 3, 2007, ten aspirants to the Republican presidential nomination kicked off the long campaign with a debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California. The candidates disagreed about the issues and their respective qualifications--but each claimed Reagan's mantle. "I think it's important to remember," said Mike Huckabee, "that what Ronald Reagan did was to give us a vision for this country, a morning in America, a city on a hill." John McCain talked about Reagan's fiscal austerity: "Ronald Reagan used to say we spend money like a drunken sailor." Tommy Thompson threw in a stilted...

    01/14/2008 4:02:32 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 19 replies · 120+ views
    self | January 14, 2008 | swampsniper
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  • DoD Photo Gallery of the Day: Sunrise and Sunset--Through the Eyes of Our Military Photographers

    02/10/2007 7:32:18 PM PST · by EnjoyingLife · 34 replies · 1,849+ views ^ | February 2007
    Photo #4: Five F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter jets over MacDill Air Force Base, 6 January 1983, Florida, USA. Image ID: DFSC8400656View the Photo Gallery of Sunrises and Sunsets (which includes the above picture) (February 2007)
  • Latest Free Bumper Sticker Images

    12/17/2005 7:44:06 PM PST · by · 22 replies · 1,405+ views ^ | 12/17/5 | RedFox
    No more Patriot Act means Operation Able Danger and 9/11 all over again. Don't let the sun set on the Patriot Act. Call your state senator at 202-225-3121. Freed Iraq. No thanks to Democrat oposition. Cowards cut and run. Marines never do. Stay the course. Peace with God. I believe in a time when Americans had guts. Maximum Effort. Abandon Iraq? NO! Thank you, FreeRepublic, for allowing me to post my work!
  • SUNSET - Photography

    03/27/2005 4:51:29 PM PST · by ValerieUSA · 170 replies · 1,880+ views
    Sunday, March 27, 2005 | Valerie Loop
    Happy Easter! Last week the subject theme for the photography thread was Sunrise, wherein someone suggested that sunrises are better than sunsets. That sounds like a challenge to me! Let's see if we can top the sunrise thread with some beautiful sunset shots. Please post your bestest sunset photos here - your own work, please.
  • Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy (gorgeous pic & FR Christmas blessings)

    12/22/2004 11:04:26 AM PST · by Wolfstar · 82 replies · 2,565+ views
    The sun sets above the Yenisei river in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, December 21, 2004. The Northern Hemisphere's winter solstice, the shortest day of the year was Tuesday, when the sun was directly over the tropic of Capricorn. (REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin)
  • December 7th - Western KY Sunset

    12/07/2004 9:10:32 PM PST · by Cheetah1 · 11 replies · 500+ views
    12/07/04 | Beau Dodson
    On a slow newsday :) I took these photographs of the sunset here in the Paducah, KY area earlier this evening. Enjoy Western KY Sunset
  • BATFE: Revised SAW regs as of Sept. 13, 2004

    09/13/2004 6:53:03 AM PDT · by Joe Brower · 56 replies · 1,941+ views
    BATFE online ^ | 9/13/2004 | BATFE
    U.S. Department of JusticeBureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives    Washington, DC 20226 CHANGES IN FEDERAL LAW AS OF SEPTEMBER 13, 2004 RELATING TO SEMIAUTOMATIC ASSAULT WEAPONS (SAWs)ANDLARGE CAPACITY AMMUNITION FEEDING DEVICES (LCAFDs) GENERALAs of September 13, 2004, the provisions of Public Law 103-322, the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, covering semiautomatic assault weapons and large capacity ammunition feeding devices are no longer in effect. The regulations implementing these provisions also are no longer in effect.Specifically, there is no longer a Federal prohibition on the manufacture, transfer, and possession of semiautomatic assault weapons and...
  • New National Polls Show Assault Weapons Ban Wedge Factor in Election

    09/10/2004 10:43:21 AM PDT · by Dan from Michigan · 25 replies · 821+ views
    New National Polls Show Assault Weapons Ban Wedge Factor in Election 9/10/2004 Press Release Dan Klores Communications New York, NY Contact: Eric Pugatch Phone: 212-685-4300 Bush Leadership on Homeland Security Undercut By His Refusal to Renew Ban, Say Voters in Florida, Pennsylvania and Ohio; Voters Make Clear Distinction Between Generic "Gun Control" Issues and Renewing Ban on Assault Weapons Washington, DC - The results of new polling released today by Penn, Schoen and Berland Associates show conclusively that voters in three election swing states view President Bush's blocking of the national Assault Weapons Ban as a pivotal indicator of his...

    09/09/2004 7:58:09 PM PDT · by Dan from Michigan · 8 replies · 855+ views
    Second Amendment Foundation Email | 9-9-04
    SAF CONDEMNS ABC NEWS FRAUD IN REPORT ON SUNSET OF 'ASSAULT WEAPONS' LAW The Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) today called on ABC News anchor Peter Jennings and correspondent Bill Redeker to admit the network distorted fact during a report on the end of the so-called "assault weapons" ban that aired Wednesday evening, Sept. 8. During that segment, video footage from the North Hollywood bank robbery shootout in March 1997 showed the robbers firing full-automatic weapons, suggesting that this type of firearm will be legal when the ban expires at midnight Sept. 13. These guns had been illegally modified, yet ABC...

    09/08/2004 6:23:59 PM PDT · by Dan from Michigan · 24 replies · 911+ views
    NRA Email
    AN URGENT MESSAGE TO NRA MEMBERS: ONE MORE PUSH TO END THE CLINTON GUN BAN With only five days to go before the September 13th expiration of the 1994 Clinton gun ban, anti-gun activists across the nation are making a last stand to re-enact this ineffective legislation. But now time is running out. Congress is only in session three more days before the sunset, and because time is short, anti-gunners will be redoubling their efforts to extend the ban. Originally enacted in 1994, the Clinton crime bill banned gun ownership by law-abiding citizens as the solution to violent crime. But...
  • Slip slidin' away

    09/01/2004 1:04:09 PM PDT · by Brainhose · 29 replies · 1,598+ views
    Lake Victoria | Today | Brainhose
    Kerry Watches As His Lead In The Polls Fades Into The Sunset.
  • Pistols and rifles and cans, oh, my!

    08/30/2004 1:13:22 PM PDT · by TERMINATTOR · 29 replies · 1,244+ views
    The Daily Camera ^ | August 29, 2004 | Jon Caldara
    The so-called assault-weapons ban is about to sunset. About time. It was one of the goofiest gun laws on the books. It outlawed guns because they look mean — the perfect law for a superficial world. The assault-weapons ban was racial profiling for guns. Before we start, you should know I used to be like you when it came to firearms. I had a religious-like hatred of guns. In fact, I was a member of the anti-gun organization Handgun Control Inc. It was a long slow, conversion for me, spurred by the patient influence of my older brother Paul, who...
  • Groups urge Congress to extend assault weapons ban - AP (UKES) Biasness

    08/02/2004 8:47:37 PM PDT · by Dan from Michigan · 14 replies · 503+ views
    ap ^ | 8-2-04
    Groups urge Congress to extend assault weapons ban The Associated Press 8/2/2004, 7:05 p.m. ET DETROIT (AP) — Dozens of anti-gun violence activists were joined Monday by Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his police chief in calling on Congress to renew a federal ban on assault weapons that is scheduled to expire next month. The campaign to extend the ban, which expires September 13, is led by the Million Mom March and the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence. The groups are in the 12th week of their "Halt the Assault Tour" to raise awareness of the looming deadline. Kilpatrick, Police...
  • Action Alert: Senator Frist Blocking Vote on AWB (Brady Bunch pressuring Frist)

    07/26/2004 5:00:44 PM PDT · by Dan from Michigan · 44 replies · 1,808+ views
    Action Alert: Senator Frist Blocking Vote on AWB 7/20/2004 Action Alert The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence United with the Million Mom March 1225 Eye Street, NW Washington, DC 20005 Senator Bill Frist, the Republican Majority Leader (and a physician), is currently preventing the Senate from voting on renewing the Assault Weapons Ban. A majority of Senators are on the record supporting renewal. But Dr. Frist is blocking it. Attaboy, Dr. Frist. With Congress leaving for a five-week recess on Friday, the Republican leadership needs to get a strong message: schedule a vote on the Assault Weapons Ban...
  • Clock Ticks on Extension of Gun Ban

    07/24/2004 5:12:31 AM PDT · by Pharmboy · 64 replies · 1,596+ views
    NY Times ^ | July 24, 2004 | RACHEL L. SWARNS
    WASHINGTON, July 23 - During his campaign for the presidency in 2000, George W. Bush took a dramatic step: a vow to support the ban on assault weapons, enacted in 1994 for a 10-year period. "It makes no sense for assault weapons to be around our society," Mr. Bush declared. Since then, the president's advisers have repeatedly affirmed his support for the ban, a position that has helped him appeal to moderate voters and demonstrate independence from the powerful gun lobby. But in the middle of a presidential election year, and with only five working days left in Congress before...
  • A Glorious Sunset

    07/15/2004 8:56:40 AM PDT · by neverdem · 4 replies · 558+ views
    Reason ^ | July 15, 2004 | Brian Doherty
    ALT="Support our Advertisers! Click Here!" BORDER="0"> href=""> src="" alt="Subscribe to Reason" border="0">     Reason DailyRecent stories A Glorious Sunset (7/15) Ten Reasons to Fire George W. Bush (7/13) Lights, Camera, Election (7/12) Reason Daily archive July 15, 2004 A Glorious Sunset On assault weapons and laws that fade away Brian Doherty On September 13, according to a squad of concerned ex-presidents, the streets of America will return to a grim, bloody age of semi-automatic gun murder run amok—all because current President Bush and a feckless Congress seem on track to allow the sunsetting of 1994's Violent Crime Control...