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Bye-bye Mills

Bye-bye Mills

Good bye. It has been great to know you. I know – I can still shop there. But the Mother Ship will be moving from Minnesota to Appleton Wisconsin. And I know the reason why. The weather. Wisconsin is a bit further south than Minnesota. And the make up […] Click here to view original post veryangrybird.blogspot.com

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Let Freedom Ring!

Cafeteria American

I had the rare treat of listening to the utterly ironically named “MPR News with Keri Miller” earlier this week. And by “treat” I meant “update of the notion that Keri Miller is the one “journalist” in the Twin Cities that’d be ill-advised to tell Esme Murphy “dial back […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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MN battle lines drawn?

Quick Hits: Volume CXCII

– Election Day 2020 is merely 16 months away (a veritable whiff of time in today’s political realm). As such, announcements like this are starting to trickle in. This is the right decision, especially in light of Minnesota Republicans being able to win statewide has become so elusive. And […] Click here to view original post bradley1969.blogspot.com

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Orange You Disappointed You Didn’t Get An Invite?

Orange You Disappointed You Didn’t Get An Invite?

SCENE: A meeting of the “Protect” MInnesota governing board. The Reverend Nancy Nord Bence presides over a room with half a dozen middle-aged, white men and women with ELCA hair (short, unadorned gray for the ladies; close cropped gray hair and neatly-trimmed Progressive-standard beards for the males). NORD BENCE: […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Our immigration mess

The DFL’s delayed outrage

Like their national brethren, the DFL is late in expressing outrage at what’s happening at our southwest border. As is often the case, the DFL isn’t offering solutions to the crisis. They’re just offering outrage. Shame on them for being the Do-Nothing Democrat Obstructionists. The DFL’s pattern is to […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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John Lesch, corrupt politician

The Divine Right Of Ward Heelers

I’m picturing DFL Representative John Lesch – he of the Capone suits and the junior-high demeanor – apparently believes that “legislative privilege” immunizes one from being a ghastly little entitled jagoff. The Minnesota Court of Appeals, to my boundless amazement, disagrees: State Rep. John Lesch is not protected by […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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