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SpaceX Falcon 9 to deliver another payload to space

spacex on pad

SpaceX is putting yet another satellite into orbit in just a few hours according to Spacex.com: SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will deliver JCSAT-14, a commercial communications satellite for SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation, to a Geostationary Transfer Orbit (GTO). SKY Perfect JSAT is a leading satellite operator in the Asia-Pacific region and provides high-quality satellite communications to its customers using its ...

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NY Construction Workers Next Target for PC Police

no catcall zone sign

I am not a supporter of the former New York City Mayor, but this is exactly the kind of thing Michael Bloomberg spoke against when he took a giant crap on safe zones. Business Insider published an article admonishing construction workers for whistling at women passing by worksites. How is it that men at work (see what I did there), admiring attractive ladies (that ...

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Ted Cruz drops out of the race, Kasich defiant or delusional

Cruz drops out

At a campaign rally in Indiana after the state’s primary results handed Trump a massive victory, Sen. Ted Cruz announced that he is dropping out of the race. Kasich didn’t hold a press conference, but did issue this statement on Facebook: “Our strategy has been and continues to be one that involves winning the nomination at an open convention. The ...

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Trump takes Indiana by YUGE margin – Cruz finished

Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump speaks about Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, left, as Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., right, during the CBS News Republican presidential debate at the Peace Center, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, in Greenville, S.C. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Heck, I was looking forward to an extended evening of exit poll data, talking heads pointing at “big boards” while precinct results slowly trickled in – but nope – it’s over and Trump crushed Cruz. The race was called within minutes of the first tallies coming in and as we approach 20% of polls in, Trump is getting over 50% ...

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NYT: Americans not appreciating Obama’s economic achievements

Obamacare recession

The New York Times is well-known to be little more than a Democrat ‘office of propaganda’ and this week, it’s working to change American’s perceptions of Obama’s “success” in saving the economy. the U.S. economy is in much better shape than the public appreciates, especially when measured against the depths of the financial crisis and the possibility — now rarely ...

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Yeah, no one else cared about tonight’s primaries either

Hillary vs. Triumph

The Nor’easter primaries that included Maryland, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Delaware were uneventful and it appears that most people didn’t even care that they were happening. According to Google Trends, which captures searches on the internet, the primaries, candidates, campaigns and coverage .. went largely ignored. While the graphic doesn’t show it, none of the political happenings of the ...

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Big Night for Trump and Hillary – so what?

Trump vs. Clinton

Trump and Hillary won big in the five states voting in Tuesday night’s set of nor’easter primaries. Maryland, Delaware, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island primary voters cast their votes on Tuesday and … nothing has changed – Hillary and Trump are still expected to be their respective party’s nominee. Trump even announced that he has determined that he is “the ...

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