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… Greece is Losing Its Fight [#the Euro]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Sunday,July 12th,2015

.. the Greeks have done quite a bit to fix things ..

.. but they still have major problems with their ” friends ” in the Eurozone : …

.. [-] finance — their level of debt climbs ever higher . They never seem to change enough ..

.. [-] sustainability — the Greeks do not seem to be able to hold in with their reform programme for the long term . The frequent changes in government do not help …

.. [-] trust — Greece is not trusted by the powers – that – be in the Eurozone . These folks feel that no matter what they do , Greece is doomed ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. so Greece is still in deep , deep trouble …

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… Wow ! by Judge Jeanine ! [#VAgate]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Tuesday,June 10th,2014

.. she calls it an ” organized criminal enterprise . ”

.. who am I to argue with her ? She has been a judge and a prosecutor , both of long experience . She knows the type …

.. [h/t — FoxNewsInsider]..
.. [link] to the Judge ‘ s Opening Statement ..

.. I am no lawyer . But , public agencies and public offices , including elected ones , can be ” organized criminal enterprises . ” …

.. I am a big fan of the movie ” Marie . ” It is the story of the courage and heart of a public servant in Tennessee in the late 1970s by the name of Marie Ragghianti . Ms. Ragghianti was the President of the Tennessee Board of Pardons , when the Governor , Ray Blanton , was selling those acts corruptly . Marie refused to go along , and she fought back …

.. a gutsy lawyer , back from duty in Washington , by the name of Fred Thompson [yes , that Fred Thompson] took on her case when Blanton tried to force his will on her . Ragghianti won her case … The office of Tennessee Governor was declared to be an O.C.E. by the judge …

.. Note — when Blanton ‘ s term was up , his successor was sworn in early to prevent Blanton from any further monkeyshines with pardons , commutations , or reprieves . His successor ‘ s name — now Senator Lamar Alexander ….

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… I thought Common Core was bad …

Posted by paulfromwloh on Thursday,March 27th,2014

.. but this bad ??

.. Alec Torres from the National Review has found some representative samples of boo – boos from around the country …

.. [h/t — NationalReview]..
.. [link] to the test samples ..

.. I strongly suggest that you take a look at the test samples . You will probably scratch your head as MUCH AS I did (quite a bit) . What these idiots were doing with this craperoni masquerading as test questions is beyond ridiculous …

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