Author Archives: On the North River

About On the North River

Forty years toiled in the Tel-com industry, married for 36 years widowed at sixty-one. Tea Party supporter. Do like to kayak, cook, take photos, bike, watch old movies and read. 66 years old and have a new girlfriend!

Guest: Food for thought

Andy Ramsey August 27 at 10:46pm · With all this drama about some sissy QB named Colin Kaepernick I decided I would post a pic of a real NFL player who left the NFL to serve his country and made … Continue reading

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Minority view

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The ‘March’ in the title gives it away…

‘March Against Monsanto’ Is Now an Anti-Vaccine, Conspiracy Movement With over 1.2 million followers, the influential group’s Facebook page is dangerously unhinged from reality, featuring posts promoting everything from anti-vaxxer propaganda to historical conspiracy theories. See this post, for example: This is quite amazing; MAM manages … Continue reading

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Post Labor Day signage.

As it was with Romney, the Trump campaign isn’t handing out yard signs.  I had to buy these.   And more than that, I found the prices on TRUMP 2016 signs a little steep from the campaign store ($40 per sign, … Continue reading

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America is on track to lose air supremacy

The Looming Air Superiority Train Wreck Even as soon as next year, achieving air superiority in a war with China within a politically and operationally effective time frame might be doubtful. In a 2025 war, American aircraft losses are expected … Continue reading

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HZ/su vaccine is coming, don’t tell Jenny.

Have Shingles? There’s a New Vax for That! A report just published in the New England Journal of Medicine presents the results of an investigation into the efficacy of a new anti-shingles vaccine — one that utilizes only a particular protein … Continue reading

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How low can you go?

Report: Hillary Clinton Is Funding Her Campaign by Stealing From the Poor Posted on | September 16, 2016 Your latest “Crooked Hillary” update: Hillary Clinton’s campaign is stealing from her poorest supporters by purposefully and repeatedly overcharging them after they … Continue reading

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