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A new United Nations report details the continued corruption in the Congo. How the rebels smuggle millions of dollars in gold and other minerals out of the Congo to help fund one of Africa's bloodiest wars. How Congolese Armies supply the rebels with weapons. How those weapons have been used to brutally kill millions, and how women are being raped and mutilated by the hundreds of thousands. All funded by the illegal flow of minerals out of the Congo to markets in Europe or smelters in the Far East.

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I'll drink if I wanna, And play a little poker too Don't you say nothing to me, As long as I'm taking care of you As long as I'm working baby, And payin' all the bills I don't want no mouth from you, About the way I'm supposed to live You must be crazy, woman, You just gotta be out of your mind As long as I'm footin' the bills, I'm paying the cost to be the boss B.B. King Human rights, Iran, China's Currency,... Mums the word until we get our financial house in order. ...

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With his team ahead by six points and 2:08 to play in the fourth quarter, he elected not to punt, going for it on fourth and two on his own 28 yard line... No, that's not a typo, his team was ahead.  Everyone risks when they're behind, what have you got to loose? But, risking while you're ahead? The Patriots handed the ball over on downs to perhaps the best player in football and went on to loose to the Colts. ...

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The same small but powerful group of social conservatives that had control for eight years and mismanaged every aspect of our government, are fighting to keep control of a party that's looking to rebuild it's brand. In a party with shrinking ranks these republicans want to make the tent smaller by excluding moderates. Fail their litmus test and they will throw you under the bus as they did when Palin and Dick Armey supported a third party candidate over the moderate Republican in New York. Now they have Florida Governor Charlie Christ in their sights.

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