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The Western Right - Another State Senate Candidate
Looks to be a full slate for the Senate district being vacated by Senator Tonya Schuitmaker in 2014. Be sure to follow through to the MLive story as well.
The Voice of One Crying Out in Suburbia - A Quick Economics Lesson
The Americanist - Thanksgiving humor
Spellchek - Is there a way around the retiree legacy cost debacle?
The Shekel - Black Friday Dive In Union Lake
By JGillman, Section News
The US Supreme Court - Michigan edition
Benjamin Post - Court Decision Leaves Questions on Michigan
The Conservative Canvas - The Supreme Court
The Conservative Perspective - Time Has Run out
The Minority Report - Windsor and Hollingsworth's Silver Lining
The Voice Of One Crying Out In Suburbia - If you want to dance with Caesar, remember that Caesar calls the tune
Strangely I feel there is a message in that last title worth considering.
Happy Thanksgiving day to our community.
God has given us life, freedom, and all manner of other blessings. Not the least of which might be the ability to communicate with others among us.
Capitol Confidential - There'd Be No Thanksgiving Without the Profit Motive
Conservative Perspective - Happy Thanksgiving - 'Non nobis Domine, non nobis, sed Nomini Tuo da Gloriam'
Classical Values - Happy Thanksgiving
Hall Of Record - Thankful We Do Not Live In New York City
Grassroots In Michigan - A Story Of Thanksgiving
The Minority Report - Happy ThanksGiving
[CFP Through] Muskegan Pundit - Make Thanksgiving 2012 an `Agenda 21 Knowing Thanksgiving'
The Powers That Be - Obama Pardons and Absolves Turkey
Thoughts & Rantings - Happy Thanksgiving 2012
And of course:
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I'll be hitting the blog list cull and add session again soon enough, and figured it would be a good time to highlight a couple of our Michigan based blogs.
One that I am glad to see back up and regular is the Hall of Record. A Natural Solution to Our energy Needs today talks about the use of Natural Gas for vehicles. I have commentary, but will share it when there is a field to place it in. (Hint)
The Blog of Bodnar hits the national interest Republican presidential results of Iowa in Iowa Is Over Whats Next? Take a breath. Indeed.
Jack McHugh at CapCon picks up the right to work story recently highlighted by Mitch Daniels of Indiana. Strong Support for Right-to-Work Measures in the Michigan Legislature reminds us that there are folks in Lansing that have been actively pursuing this even over the fear of the nerd and senate majority leader.
Could cities in Michigan be the next to "ban the box"? The Wizard of Laws considers it in America's Newest Protected Class -- Felons! Keep the Crystal Ball warmed up wiz, and maybe some alka seltzer on the side. We'll need it.
Conservative First has been gracious enough to pass a few gems over to this forum in the last year. A few of them you may not have seen, but he highlights the best over at the Western Right.
Update [2012-1-5 7:29:0 by JGillman]: I HAD to add this. God Bless you Rose. Wayne County Taxpayers - Recalling Recall and Senate Joint Resolution 5 I am with you.
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I hope everyone had a great Christmas.
The Lions did a nice job on Christmas Eve, and the goodies that always seem so plentiful this time of year proved once again, that being full doesn't mean you have to stop eating. Christmas day was spent recuperating.
Getting out of the year thinner? Not an option.
Our newest thinning of the link love will start with the removal of Keepin' the Faith blog, which had as one of its last posts in 2009, a question: What is Conservatism? Among the answers:
"Conservatism is a group of core principles, or virtues, that are not solely political. Conservatism plays out in a broad political sense that takes into account the 'whole person.' We value the spiritual, marital, ecclesiastical, economic, social, and moral aspects of individuals live. We respect these, and many infinite more, as criteria necessary for an individual to determine his or her own happiness.
The next removal is the blog of Kevin Elsenheimer. Kevin is a good conservative who's political end came as the result of a timely newspaper blow up of a non issue during his narrowly lost run for a district judgeship. His blog hanging in the nether, and no longer updated Kevin Elsenheimer's blog" is now gone.
Not posting for over a year, Life with Mr. O is off.
That's it for the this round.
Detroit Wayne County Conservative (via the Examiner) Conservative - Thanksgiving 2011
CapCon - Larry Reed Classic - There'd Be No Thanksgiving Without The Profit Motive
Core Principles - Thanksgiving The Result Of Free Enterprise And Prayer
Dave Lambert - The Four Freedoms
The Minority Report - What Your Turkey Ate
Here Comes Later - A Morning Salute
Michigan Right To Life - Abortion Clinics Closed Permanently
Motor City Times - Thanksgiving Morning Linkage! WOW!
The Stoeker Factor - Last Comment Worth the Link.
The Wizard Of Laws - Giving Thanks
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Motor City Mac - Mad Mac still smells better
Motor City Times - But but but what about Mary Sue?
Henry Payne - Blown Away
Charlie LeDuff (Michigan View) - Occupy Detroit Tourist Guide
Core Principles - Snyder's Trojan Horse
By JGillman, Section News
While we await some interesting news from the east side of the state, lets take a look at whats going on elsewhere.
A Conservative Teacher - Abolish the Dept of Education? A picture is worth a thousand words.
Capitol Confidential - MEA, Recalls and the `Grassroots': Who is the Tail and Who is the Dog?Central planning types are ALWAYS involved. No grass roots there.
Bottoms Up Politics - Michigan Presidential Primary Dates Just the facts.
Core Principles - A Union Guy Weighs In On Electric Cars
Classical Liberal - Enhanced Pat Downs At NFL Games? Pull up the EZ Chair and the big screen. Somebody's days watching the Lions appears to be over.
External FeedsMetro/State News RSS from The Detroit News
+ Craig: Cushingberry tried twice to elude police, was given preferential treatment
+ Detroit police arrest man suspected of burning women with blowtorch
+ Fouts rips video as 'scurrilous,' defends Chicago trip with secretary
+ Wind, winter weather hammer state from Mackinac Bridge to southeast Mich.
+ Detroit Cass Tech QB Campbell expected to be released from custody Friday
+ New water rates range from -16% to +14%; see change by community
+ Detroit's bankruptcy gets controversial turn in new Honda ad
+ Royal Oak Twp., Highland Park in financial emergency, review panels find
+ Grosse Ile Twp. leads list of Michigan's 10 safest cities
+ Wayne Co. sex crimes backlog grows after funding feud idles Internet Crime Unit
+ Judge upholds 41-60 year sentence of man guilty in Detroit firefighter's death
+ Detroit man robbed, shot in alley on west side
+ Fire at Detroit motel forces evacuation of guests
+ Survivors recount Syrian war toll at Bloomfield Hills event
+ Blacks slain in Michigan at 3rd-highest rate in US
Politics RSS from The Detroit News
+ Apologetic Agema admits errors but won't resign
+ Snyder: Reform 'dumb' rules to allow more immigrants to work in Detroit
+ GOP leaders shorten presidential nominating season
+ Dems: Another 12,600 Michiganians lose extended jobless benefits
+ Mike Huckabee's comments on birth control gift for Dems
+ Granholm to co-chair pro-Clinton PAC for president
+ Republican panel approves tougher penalties for unauthorized early primary states
+ Michigan seeks visas to lure immigrants to Detroit
+ Peters raises $1M-plus for third straight quarter in Senate bid
+ Bill would let lawyers opt out of Michigan state bar
+ Michigan lawmakers launch more bills against sex trade
+ Balanced budget amendment initiative gets a jumpstart
+ Feds subpoena Christie's campaign, GOP
+ Poll: At Obama's 5-year point, few see a turnaround
+ Obama to release 2015 budget March 4
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