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West Virginia

Jay Rockefeller’s Statist “Bug”

November 18, 2010

In a way, political polarization can be a good thing because it gets rid of the blurriness between the sides:  are you for more speech or less?  more government or less?  more personal freedoms or less? etc.  Here is liberal West Virginia Senator Jay Rockefeller on the issue of speech on cable news: Get rid [...]

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Robert Byrd, 1917-2010

June 28, 2010

Senator Robert Byrd (Democrat, West Virginia) died today at the age of 92.  He was the longest-serving Senator in the history of our republic, having started his career in the House of Representatives in 1952, followed by his election to the Senate in 1958.  He’d been there ever since.  President Obama said today that Byrd [...]

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NCAA Men’s Final Four Down to Two

April 4, 2010

So much for my Kansas/Kentucky Final! Last night it was determined that the 2010 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship will see the Butler Bulldogs facing off against the Duke Blue Devils.  Butler is the underdog and Cinderella team of the tournament this year (if you really consider a #5 seed Cinderella-like).  I had them losing to [...]

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