Bombings Roil Iraq as Sunni Arabs Re-arm

December 22, 2011 by  
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The death toll in Thursday’s bombings and attacks in Baghdad and environs rose to about 67 dead, with hundreds wounded. Most of the attacks honed in on soft targets (schools and markets) in Shiite neighborhoods, though some Sunni areas, considered collaborationist by the guerrillas, were also hit. The Sunni Arab guerrilla groups believe that the [...]

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Suleimani: The US Decline in the Middle East

December 22, 2011 by  
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The USG Open Source Center translates an article from the Persian press about Qasim Suleimani, the head of the Jerusalem (Qods) Brigade of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps. In it, Suleimani says that the fruitless Iraq War and the War on Terror were costly failures for the United States. In their wake, he says, the [...]

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25 Days of Giveaways

December 22, 2011 by  
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And the winner is… Comment entry #27 Rachel, congratulations!! ———————- Going through the holidays as a loss mom is so difficult. I laugh. I cry. The phone rings and I don’t answer. I cry some more. I laugh. My husband chooses his words carefully. I cry again. No one can follow the roller coaster of…

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Wild At Heart – Hometown Sound update

December 22, 2011 by  
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Wild Bill Ketelhut provides the “blog” to this anti-blogWild At Heart A couple of days ago on my Monday blog I brought up the new Maurice’s Hometown Sound contest which is open to local musicians looking to make a big splash on the national music scen…

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Family Apps for Christmas

December 22, 2011 by  
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Review of Christmas apps, including hit interactive ebook app for your smart phone or tablet; ‘Letters For Santa’.  ’Santa Tracker’ and ‘Gift Box for You’ apps are also featured. 

(Video) Letters For Santa App:

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HE SHALL BE CALLED – Isaiah 9:6-7

December 22, 2011 by  
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For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the increase of his government and of peace there wil…

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Excerpt From COMPLEX Magazine: A Complete Guide To The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’s Sneakers

December 22, 2011 by  
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Check out this EXCERPT of COMPLEX MAGAZINE’s Guide of all sneakers that Will Smith (FRESH PRINCE) wore throughout the tenure of the show. Very interesting, engaging, nostalgic article:Air Jordan V Black/Black-Metallic SilverEpisode: #1 ‘The Fresh Princ…

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Two-Ingredient Thin Mint Cookies {Last-Minute Homemade Gifts}

December 22, 2011 by  
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O… M… G…
These cookies are AMAZING!!! And, yes, there are only two ingredients. You can literally make a few dozen of these in less than 15 minutes and people will be raving about them! I wouldn’t venture so far as to say that these are just like…

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The Sweet Trials Come Alive at The Wright Museum

December 22, 2011 by  
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Reenactment and Panel Discussion Sheds Light on Early Civil Rights Episode The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History and the Michigan Humanities Council will host a dramatization and panel discussion based on the 2011-12 Great Michigan R…

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Berman Presents “Joseph”

December 22, 2011 by  
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  The Berman Center for the Performing Arts will present “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” the extraordinary story of family rivalry, a child lost and found, jealously, love and power, for a limited number of performances in Janu…

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