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Photographer fights back against censorship

By William R. Toler Shane Willis has a great gig. He gets to photograph beautiful women. Beautiful, scantily-clad women. Beautiful, naked women. Not only does he get to photograph beautiful, naked women through Rad Act Photography, he has beautiful locations … Continue reading

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Open letter to a news director

To Matt Miller, news director of WXIX-TV: Thank you for hiring Ben Swann and allowing him to produce Reality Check. Working in television news myself, it’s a breath of fresh air to see someone in the mainstream media actually cover stories that … Continue reading

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Film industry shouldn’t receive special treatment

By Corey Friedman North Carolina’s pristine beaches, majestic mountain views and quaint small-town streets are tailor-made for Hollywood. But by padding producers’ profits, the Tar Heel State pays a steep price to attract film and television companies. State lawmakers approved … Continue reading

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There goes the Judge

By William R. Toler Shortly after 4 pm, FOX Business Network announced a reshuffling of programming which included cancelling Freedom Watch hosted by Judge Andrew Napolitano. And Libertarians across the country are pissed. In a press release, the network announced … Continue reading

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Film fest seeks submissions

Tar Heel State moviemakers are invited to submit feature-length and short films for the second annual Sister City Film Festival in May. Submissions will be accepted from March 1 to May 1.The free-admission festival is scheduled for May 23 at … Continue reading

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‘Tropic Thunder’ prompts protests

By William R. Toler A new comedy at the box office is spurring complaints over the abundant use of a certain word. That word: “retard.” The movie: “Tropic Thunder.” Protesters from groups representing those with mental disabilites rallied outside the Mann Village Theater … Continue reading

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