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Powerful Afghan Earthquake Kills At Least 1000 People, Injures 1500

Powerful Afghan Earthquake Kills At Least 1000 People, Injures 1500 BBC reports that one of the deadliest earthquakes in years rocked eastern Afghanistan early Wednesday, killing at least 1,000 people, injuring 1,500 more, and destroying hundreds of building structures.  Taliban leader Hibatullah Akhundzada told state-run Bakhtar News Agency the earthquake was magnitude 6.1 and struck 27 miles from the…

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Stocks Explode Higher… Here’s Why

Stocks Explode Higher… Here’s Why After an ugly night in the futures markets, US equity markets went into full ramp mode shortly after 0900ET and all the majors are back in the green for the day now… It’s truly anyone’s guess why but three main triggers are being discussed across trading desks: 1) Federal Reserve…

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With Friends Like These, Who Needs Enemies?

Few Presidents have wrapped their protectionism in the American flag to the extent Donald Trump did. But all recent Presidents have continued a long line of protectionist policies, and Joe Biden is clearly on that list.  Such policies are based at least in part on the idea that “good” American producers should be given special…

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Can The Fed Save Us?

It is no surprise to anyone who has been to the grocery store, the gas station, or just about anywhere else where things are bought and sold that every dollar in 2022 buys considerably less than it did one year ago. Just how much less may be surprising. The May Consumer Price Index (CPI) increase…

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Michelle Malkin: Red-flagging red-flag law abuse

The following article, Michelle Malkin: Red-flagging red-flag law abuse, was first published on BizPac Review. Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. Here we go again. The Beltway Swamp’s ineluctable impulse to (Pretend To) Do Something in the […] Continue reading Michelle Malkin: Red-flagging red-flag law abuse …

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Former Trump aide unveils new anti-discrimination program

The following article, Former Trump aide unveils new anti-discrimination program, was first published on BizPac Review. Harold Hutchison, DCNF A former Trump administration official announced a new legal aid program to represent workers racially discriminated against by companies on Fox News Monday. “We […] Continue reading Former Trump aide unveils new anti-discrimination program …

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The Russian Military: What Should We Think Now?

Western war planners and politicians have paid special attention to Russia’s military since the end of World War II. Soviet and now Russian capabilities have never stopped being a concern. Indeed, Russia’s armed forces now have taken center stage in the drama of human affairs, dominating headlines and drawing international condemnation with their bloody and…

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The SR-71 Blackbird Cost $200,000 an Hour to Fly

The SR-71 Blackbird was a long-range reconnaissance plane with remarkable performance characteristics: Mach 3 speed, and 85,000 service ceiling, and an 11,820 foot per minute rate of climb. The SR-71 was so fast that to evade surface-to-air missiles, the jet would simply accelerate to outrun missiles. But the SR-71 was also remarkably expensive to operate…