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The War Against Achievement
By Thomas Sowell – November 19, 2013
A friend recently sent me a link to an inspiring video about an upbeat young black man who was born without arms. It showed him going to work — unlike the record number of people living on government payments for “disabilities” that are far less serious, if not fictitious.
How is this young man getting to work? He gets into his car and drives there — using controls set up so that he can operate the car with his feet.What kind of work does he do, and how does he do it? He is involved in the design of racing cars. He sits at his computer, looking at the screen, with the keyboard on the floor, where he uses his toes as others use their fingers.
Zookeeper at Washington’s National Zoo bitten by zebra, taken to the hospital for treatment; ‘zebra is fine’ – @NationalZoo
Mystery solved: ‘Angel Priest’ identified
The “angel priest” who appeared at the scene of a Missouri car crash, anointed and prayed with the teenage victim, then vanished has been identified as Rev. Patrick Dowling of the Jefferson City Diocese.
Ben Carson: Congress Must “Surgically Excise” Obamacare
“This is what they should be doing so the president doesn’t have a political football to throw around. They need to go on offensive here; don’t just always sit around and play defense. You’ll never win the game that way. … Use the purse strings to kill it,” he said.
*Regardless Team Barry leaves D.C. peacefully OR ousted NOT so peacefully, our nation WILL HAVE a REAL Presidential candidate election !
WASHINGTON – The Food and Drug Administration says an outbreak of stomach illnesses in Iowa and Nebraska is linked to salad mix served at local Olive Garden and Red Lobster restaurants and supplied by a Mexican farm.