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A Budget Deal for Christmas

Marquette, MI – December 11, 2013: The first bipartisan budget since 1986 is a Christmas Miracle.  Evil Republicans wanted to cap spending at $967 billion (those cheapskates), while “good-hearted” democrats would prefer to spend $1.58 trillion.  The compromise splits the difference with spending of  $1.12 trillion in 2014, and another $1.14 trillion in 2015. This will […]

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More Global Warming, Please!

Marquette, MI-December 10,2013: It’s so cold right now I wish Global Warming was real!  Man-Made global warming that is… As I’ve pointed out numerous times on the show “In The Right Mind“, the earth has warmed and cooled many times in the past without the help of man. I’ve even written 4 songs about it… […]

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Shop Locally – If You Can

Marquette, Mi-December 9,2013: Do you shop locally?  More importantly… do you BUY locally?  With Christmas fast approaching, stores are full of people looking for that special something for that special someone.  Some are even looking for that obligatory gift for that person they are compelled to remember.  Either way… I hope you try to spend […]

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$10 Fast Food Burgers?

Marquette, MI – December 6, 2013 A Strike yesterday was held by fast food workers demanding a minimum wage of $15 per hour.  At first mention, many people think a minimum wage that would support a family of 4 makes sense.  These people clearly are NOT in their right mind. Minimum wage is NOT a […]

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It’s a CHRISTmas Parade

Marquette, MI – December 5, 2013 The city of Marquette is holding its “Holiday”  parade tonight. Generally I’m a fan of these things, but I’m getting a little tired of the political correctness caused by fear of those liberal nuts who HATE people of faith.  I’m not saying the city leaders are hateful… I’m saying […]

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Marquette Township  -  December 4, 2013  -  Dan’s Daily Rant  -  I’m definitely in the Christmas Spirit.  It’s snowing in Upper Michigan and I can no longer see my grass! I know I’m in the minority but I LOVE the snow… that’s why I live up here. You know who’s NOT happy? Pension recipients in […]

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Give From Your Heart… Give More Than Just Your Surplus…The Giving Of Ourselves Is The Message Of The Season

Marquette Township – December 3, 2013 – Dan’s Daily Rant – As we move from the season of THANKSGIVING to the season of GIVING I am inspired by the countless volunteers who make an extra effort to help others this time of year. Especially in these past few years when our liberal leaders have decided […]

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Marquette Township  -  December 2, 2013  -  Dan’s Daily Rant 12/2/2013  -  I complained a couple times last week about stores nationwide opening on Thanksgiving day. Now the results are in. Although Thanksgiving day sales were very good, the sales on Friday and Saturday were disappointing. So the holiday weekend sales were much as expected. […]

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Negaunee, Michigan  -  November 28, 2013  -  The holidays are here and SIR Federal Credit Union wants to celebrate the Season of Giving with their members through a loan interest refund. CEO Ron Lauren wishes to thank SIRFCU members by giving back 2% of the interest paid on their loans during the year. He estimates […]

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Please DO NOT Shop On Thanksgiving Day!  Really?

Marquette Township – November 26, 2013 – Dan’s Daily Rant 11/26/2013  -  Thanksgiving weekend is the unofficial beginning of the Christmas Shopping Season. Actually, if you are a shopper, you know the Christmas decorations have been out for some time now. I was not alarmed when (a few years ago) stores opened early at 6am […]

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