Monday, June 16, 2014

Show Notes 06/15/14

Sunday Show 6/15/14

Libs panic about fate of cheese; FDA caves
When the FDA proposed a ban on traditional cheese making, even liberals realized that this overreach stunk worse than limburger. On June 7, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released new regulations, which many cheese makers interpreted as a de facto ban on traditional and artisan cheeses.

Mash Star: Obama ought to be impeached
Wayne Rogers, most famous for his role as “Trapper John” in the TV series M*A*S*H, unleashed a blistering verbal assault on President Obama, calling for his impeachment from office over the current illegal-immigration crisis.

Afghans say election turnout strong
Millions of Afghans braved the threat of violence Saturday to vote in a presidential runoff that will mark the country's first peaceful transfer of power as it prepares for the departure of foreign combat troops by the end of this year.

Internet freedom lives
This week the HouseJudiciary Committee finally plans to mark up the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act. Once this bill passes in committee, House leaders should aim for an immediate floor vote.

What is the Sagebrush Rebellion?
The Sagebrush Rebellion was a political movement centered on the use of federal lands in the western portions of the United States. The U.S. federal government owns roughly 60 percent of land in the 12 continental states west of or including the Rocky Mountains.

Last of the original group of the Navajo Code Talkers dies
The last of the 29 Navajos who developed a code that stumped the Japanese during World War II has died. Chester Nez, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, died Wednesday morning of kidney failure, said Judy Avila, who helped Nez write his memoirs. He was 93.