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Friends of Coal Miners

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In General
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On March 25, 2013
Who are the real friends of coal miners? Like in the timber wars of the 1980s, an exploitative industry and its lackey politicians have claimed that the industry looks out for the miners against those evil environmentalists, while at the same time engaging in land management and labor policies that make workers’ lives worse. Given […]

Ashley!

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On February 26, 2013

Thanks to the Daily Caller, I’m now a strong supporter of Ashley Judd’s potential 2014 Senate bid: – On her comparing mountaintop removal to the Rwandan genocide: “President Clint

Oh dear: On November 14, 2012, Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) wrote to Elizabeth King, the Pentagon’s congressional liaison, with an unusually credulous query. “I am writing on behalf of a constituent who has contacted me regarding Guantanamo Bay prisoners receiving Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits,” McConnell wrote in a letter acquired by Danger Room. “I would appreciate […]
Get big government out of my grocery store liquor aisle! A federal judge ruled Tuesday that a Kentucky law prohibiting grocery and convenience stores from selling wine and distilled spirits is unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn II of Louisville said the state law “violates the U.S. Constitution’s Equal Protection Clause in that it […]

Derby Day!

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In Robert Farley
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On May 5, 2012
Ladies and gentlemen, start your mint juleps. Here’s Smooth Bobby Farley’s Derby picks: Union Rags Alpha Take Charge Indy Take it to the bank*. *Do not take to any reputable bank.  Any resemblance to actual order of finish is purely coincidental.     Share
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