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Leid Stories—Trump’s Big Con; Minding Our Own Business—12.21.17

Knowing the president’s penchant for lying and gratuitous overstatements about his business acumen and success (which is also lying), we should be very skeptical about his “Christmas gift” of a $1.5-trillion budget that will cause a rising tide of prosperity that will lift all boats. The rosy picture he paints doesn’t square with reality. Rather, it’s another of his tall …

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Let’s Create A Better World – 12.12.16

Dr. Christine Horner, former plastic surgeon turned holistic doctor, inspires us to be our true self.

During the holiday season many people are lonely depressed, and dealing with the hardships in life. Our in-depth discussion gives many methods for replacing the above with happiness, love, joy and fulfillment. We discuss life, family, friends and health.

Also, Dr. Horner discusses the attitude of being grateful and living every day to the fullest as she gives great stories and discussions about her work and her life.

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JAMES A HAUGHT – The Long, Slow Death of Religion

By now, it’s clear that religion is fading in America, as it has done in most advanced Western democracies. Dozens of surveys find identical evidence: Fewer American adults, especially those under 30, attend church — or even belong to a church.  They tell interviewers their religion is “none.” They ignore faith. Since 1990, the “nones” have exploded rapidly as a …

Tom Engelhardt – Tomgram: Engelhardt, Will Trump Make 1984 Look Like a Nursery Tale?

[Note for TomDispatch Readers: It’s that moment when TomDispatch closes down until the New Year. Let me just remind all TD readers in this holiday season that, with the age of Trump just ahead, this site is digging in for the long haul. As a start, many thanks to all of you subscribers who responded in such a heartfelt manner …

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The Vinyl Experience – 12.23.16

VE 313 12/23/16 Emerson, Lake & Palmer: Jerusalem Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Tchaikovsky, Marche From The Nutcracker Duke Ellington Orchestra: Arabesque Cookie Beatles: Penny Lane, Christmas Time Is Here Again Burl Ives: Silver And Gold Captain Kangaroo: I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas REM: Deck The Halls Bing Crosby: Good King Wenceslas Bill Withers: The Gift Of Giving Jeff Beck: Greensleeves …

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Laughs, cries and deception: birds’ emotional lives are just as complicated as ours

July on the Northern Tableland, near Armidale in New South Wales, is usually the beginning of the breeding season and field observations start early. I sat and watched in freezing temperatures. The sun was just rising above the horizon of this 1000m-high plateau when through binoculars I saw a young lone magpie, walking gingerly, literally tip-toeing, occasionally interrupted by little …

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The Gary Null Show – 12.19.16

Today on The Gary Null Show, Gary discusses during his health and healing segment sauna bathing for dimensia, detixification. constrective vs destructive choices. Gary Null goes into a in depth commentary on fake news. During the second part of the program Gary gives advice on why you shouldn’t feel so stressed during this holiday season. Gary ends up the program with a long intensive audio clip on the news.