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Bearcats on the prowl in ENC

By William R. Toler Eastern North Carolina could see a few Bearcats roaming the streets in the near future. No, it’s not a panther on steroids. It’s a military-style assault vehicle, a species which is multiplying in cities and small … Continue reading

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Suspect of the official suspects

By William R. Toler [Note: This post was written the first week after the manhunt. More details have emereged, yet some questions remain unanswered.] As I sat in the newsroom watching the tragic events in Boston unfold last week, I … Continue reading

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Where is your ‘line in the sand’?

By Eric Voliva I have a question for you; it’s not meant to be answered, nor is its purpose to cause angry discourse. It’s a question that I ask solely for your serious–and internal–consideration; and I sincerely hope you do … Continue reading

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Updates: Raub released, Ademo appeals

By William R. Toler One week after being detained, a former Marine can return to his Virginia home. Thursday, a judge ordered the release of Brandon Raub, who had been shuffled between two psychiatric wards since his “arrest” Aug. 16 … Continue reading

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Former Marine detained, held for mental evaluation over Facebook posts

By William R. Toler In a move that would have only seemed possible to some during the Bush Administration, a Virginia man has been taken into custody and is being held against his will,¬†without criminal charges. Former Marine Brandon Raub … Continue reading

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Fighting for the Fourth

By William R. Toler I was originally going to write this post about the recent events of continuing tyranny in this once-great nation of ours. But because of recent events, I¬†decided to discuss the freedom fighters that you won’t see … Continue reading

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Mission finally accomplished?

By William R. Toler Newspaper headlines this morning all across the country heralded the same basic message: “WE GOT THE BASTARD.” News outlets began reporting on the assasination of America’s arch nemisis “Osama” bin Laden late Sunday night, with special … Continue reading

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TSA: Photographers are terrorists

By William R. Toler Photographers beware. You could be mistaken for a terrorist. As if taking pictures of police officers (blog coming soon) and government buildings wasn’t bad enough, now if you’re caught taking pictures of airplanes you could be … Continue reading

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8-year-old grounded

By William R. Toler An eight-year-old cub scout can’t get on a plane without a rigorous security check. His crime: sharing a name with someone on the Transportation Security Administration’s watch list. According to the New York Times, Michael Hicks … Continue reading

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Weapons of mass distraction

By William R. Toler With the current global economic crisis and the heated, upcoming presidential election, one may wonder: is one a distraction for the other, or are they both distractions for something more sinister? Once we’ve forgotten how the … Continue reading

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Orwellian world

By William R. Toler I often wonder if I’m becoming too paranoid. I’ve asked several people that question and haven’t really gotten a response. Although when I told my estranged wife I had just purchased 1984, she said I should … Continue reading

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