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How to Compete With the NRA

The primary reason the NRA is so successful at keeping guns, rifles, assault weapons and high-capacity magazines in so many people’s hands is because they are organized and well-funded. 876 mots de plus

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Back Stories: Mayor Bloomberg Learns Not To Mess With Staten Island Chuck

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — In today’s Back Story, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg learns the hard way that you don’t mess with Staten Island Chuck. 93 mots de plus

Michael Bloomberg

February 2, 1887: The Shadow Knows

The first weather forecast by a rodent meteorologist took place on February 2, 1887, in the metropolis of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. His groupies, members of the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club, in an effort to stifle all competition, declared that Phil (for that was his name), the Punxsutawney groundhog, was the one and only true weather-forecasting groundhog in all of North America. 235 mots de plus

Wretched Richard's Almanac

The Desire for Freedom and Opportunity Lies Within All

By Samantha McKenzie

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg said this on immigration: « It’s as if we expect border control agents to do what a century of communism could not: defeat the natural market forces of supply and demand… and defeat the natural human desire for freedom and opportunity. 979 mots de plus

Walking the Line

In their recent report on global wealth distribution, OXFAM International revealed that in 2016, eight individuals held the same amount of wealth as the poorest half of humanity. 517 mots de plus

The Nation

Remembering The Legacy Of NYPD Detective Steven McDonald

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A hero NYPD detective, known for forgiving a gunman who left him paralyzed, has died days after suffering a heart attack. He was 59. 1 338 mots de plus

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