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the morning cram [the shaken, not stirred, edition]

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Syrian regime has “License to Kill” after diplomatic impasse

NPR reports at least 15 dead following government bombings this weekend

OVC Scores…

Kentucky~ Thousands of Kentuckians visited the downed Eggners Ferry Bridge.  Emergency management officials say they are better prepared to handle disasters. Two have been arrested in connection to the slaying of a Fort Campbell soldier.  Activists invite lawmakers to a  tea party.

Tennessee~ Six state environmental panels are being reduced to three. A state-wide earthquake drill is set for Tuesday.

“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.

http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wkms/news.newsmain?action=article&ARTICLE_ID=1717509

Written by Matt Markgraf

October 26, 2010 at 4:11 pm