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Illinois Lawmakers Eyeing Statewide High School Sports Takeover

-By Benjamin Yount SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Legislature certainly does not want to administer the state’s high school chess tournament, but lawmakers wouldn’t mind getting a piece of the millions of dollars high school basketball and high school football bring … Continue reading

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Abraham Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation

President Abraham Lincoln’s 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation: The year that is drawing toward its close has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. To these bounties, which are so constantly enjoyed that we are prone to forget … Continue reading

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There’d Be No Thanksgiving Without the Profit Motive

-By Lawrence W. Reed “The worst crime against working people,” so said Samuel Gompers, “is a company which fails to operate at a profit.” Gompers, of course, is known by the history books as the father of the labor union … Continue reading

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Illinois to Make YOU Pay for Electric Cars You Don’t Want

-By Warner Todd Huston Sales of electric cars and hybrid vehicles are not good. No one wants them. But the overlords at the State Capitol know better than you Illinoisans do, apparently. They are bound and determined to shove them … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Story: Why There Are No Communist Pilgrims

-By Warner Todd Huston With as Euroized as Democrats and their supporters in our miseducation establishment have become these days, one shouldn’t be surprised to learn that one of the important lessons of Plymouth Colony — popularly known as the … Continue reading

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Occupy Chicago Sign: ‘Dear Rich Straight White Dudes, F**K Off’

-By Warner Todd Huston Like the rest of the large cities in the US, Chicago is currently suffering with small pockets of Occupy protesters and their ever-present signs. And like every other big city these signs are often misspelled, sometimes … Continue reading

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