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Ground Zero mosque

9/11 Plus 9

September 11, 2010

The new Freedom Tower and financial complex begin to take shape from the ashes of the 9/11 attacks, which happened nine years ago this morning.  From the first plane hitting at 8:46am to the collapse of the second tower at 10:28am America was as frightened, angry, frustrated and confused as it has ever been.  It [...]

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Reverend Jones Not Going to Burn the Koran

September 10, 2010

The Reverend Terry Jones has decided not to go ahead with his planned Koran-burning on Saturday.  Reverend Jones was going to use the ninth anniversary of 9/11 to have his anti-Islam, anti-mosque protest. However, after intense pressure from just about everyone and coming to an agreement with those in charge of the proposed Ground Zero [...]

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Bloomberg’s “Cowboy Hat and a Shotgun”

August 20, 2010

New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg is a perfect example for term limits, not just for his unabashed support for the Ground Zero mosque, but for what he said a week ago on his radio show.  I live in the NYC media market and heard nothing about Bloomberg’s gaffe until today! Everybody knows that Amerindian [...]

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Pelosi Intimidating Mosque Critics

August 18, 2010

The House Speaker Nancy Pelosi can’t turn off being ridiculous.  Here’s a news clip from yesterday when she indicated that someone (not Congress, of course, she mentions in a later “clarification”) should look into who is funding the Ground Zero mosque’s opponents: Hey, since I’m a critic, I’d like to know where I should grab [...]

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Don’t Build the Ground Zero Mosque

August 17, 2010

Freedom of religion, bad taste, national and local leaders gaffing or retracting or opposing.  New developments, twists, turns, breaking news, clarifications, jokes.  This seems like an August slow news-type story sometimes. That’s not to say this isn’t an important issue.  Whenever Americans get to a point where our rights and freedoms begin to infringe on [...]

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