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“Don’t Tread on Me” Altercation Irony

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Supporters of Rand Paul wrestled a woman to the ground and stepped on her head as she tried to confront the Republican nominee before a KET (Kentucky Educational Television) debate Monday, October 25, 2010. Ironically, some of those involved were sporting “Don’t Tread on Me” pins, as seen here:

Here’s a link to more on the altercation, along with video from Associated Press, posted on YouTube.


Written by Matt Markgraf

October 26, 2010 at 4:11 pm

Datebook – October 26, 2010

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It’s Tuesday, October 26.

Tonight Murray State’s OcTUBAfest starts at 7:30 in Performing Arts Hall of Doyle Fine Arts.  Hear soloists and the 15 member tuba-euphonium ensemble performing a diverse range of works including English madrigals.  The concert is free.

The Final U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Safe Boating Class of the year is set for this Saturday at the United Methodist Church, 214 Main Street in Cadiz.  It runs from 8 to 4 and costs $25.  Families are welcome.  Topics include licensing and documentation, first aid practices, navigation rules of the waters and more.  Pre-register at 270-924-0903.

Tomorrow there’s a free screening of Alabama based-Lee Fanning’s science fiction/adventure film, A Genesis Found, a touring independent feature, at 6:30 p.m. in Faculty Hall Room 208.  The story revolves around a unidentifiable skeleton found by a fictional CCC worker.

The American Red Cross collects blood Thursday from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 1601 Main Street in Murray.

See for our news features on demand and more community events around the region.  Thanks for listening.

Written by Matt Markgraf

October 26, 2010 at 10:36 am