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Tara Dodrill is a political, environmental and entertainment writer focusing on national, Ohio and Florida news. Dodrill's credits include USA Today, Yahoo News, Gadling, Gotham Reel and Visit South magazine. Dodrill has also served as a newspaper editor and regional bureau chief for Ohio newspapers. Dodrill is also an upcycling artist who gives new life to vintage jewelry and furniture pieces. Email: Tara@Inquisitr.com


US Post Office Is Buying Bullets, Lots And Lots Of Bullets

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The US Post Office is now counted among the federal agencies posting advertisement to purchase copious amounts of bullets. Some Second Amendment advocates are concerned about the large amounts of ammunition being purchased, according to a NewsMax report. The USPS posted a notice on its website requesting bids for various types of bullets. The notice… Read more »

Second Amendment: Arizona Approves Four Pro-Gun Laws

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Arizona lawmakers just gave approval for four “major” pro-guns laws in the state senate. The state house of representatives approved Second Amendment related bills which allow concealed carry permit holders to take their firearms into government buildings which do not have security measures. HB 22339, the gun bill which would allow concealed carry permit holders… Read more »

Justina Pelletier Writes Shocking Letter To Her Parents

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Justina Pelletier wrote a shocking and heartbreaking letter to her parents. The Connecticut teenager who has been held in state custody for over a year because doctor’s at Boston Children’s Hospital disagreed with a longstanding diagnosis by her physicians. The doctors who treated Justina in the emergency room for symptoms of the flu also accused… Read more »

Honeybees In Australia Suffer Record Shattering Deaths

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Honeybees in Australia are suffering the same dire situation as their insect cousins in the United States and in England. The beekeeper industry is urging lawmakers to enact more stringent biosecurity measures the protect the pollinates from an immediate and devastation pest. Australian honeybees are being destroyed by the Varroa mite in record numbers, according… Read more »

Subaru Of Wichita ‘Anti-Union’ Dance Video Goes Viral

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Subaru of Wichita staffers decided to inject a bit of comedy to combat a pro-union labor dispute banner placed in front of a dealership. A sign with big red letters placed in front of cars for sale on the lot read, “SHAME ON SUBARU OF WICHITA” with the phrase labor dispute also printed on the… Read more »

Nevada Range War Heats Up, Protestors Tased And K9 Units Deployed

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The Nevada range war being spearheaded by rancher Cliven Bundy has hit a fevered pitch. A recording of protesters being tased, having guns pointed in their faces, and being met with federal agents wielding dogs as weapons has gone viral. The Bureau of Land Management has order approximately 900 “trespass cattle” removed from the public… Read more »

Rob Lowe Comes Out As A ‘Libertarian’ On Bill O’Reilly

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Rob Lowe decided to come out on the Bill O’Reilly show on Fox News last night – as a possible Libertarian. Lowe was on the top rated news show to discuss his new book, Love Life. Bill O’Reilly, being Bill O’Reilly wanted to delve into the most intriguing and juicy portions of the book, the… Read more »

United Nations Banned From Overseeing Tennessee Elections

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United Nations election monitors have been banned from overseeing Tennessee elections results. In 2012 liberal-leaning groups voiced their concerns over state voter ID laws to the UN, which then became involved in the ballot casting process in the United States. A total of 44 election monitors were sent to a multitude of states (including Tennessee)… Read more »

Michelle Obama’s School Lunch Rations Prompt Angry Tweets By Students

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Students angry with Michelle Obama’s school “lunch rations” have taken to Twitter to share photo of their fairly vacant trays. School cafeteria staffers across the stated that not only are students telling them they are still hungry, the kids are also registering their angst over the offering on the menu and dumping much of the… Read more »

Ohio Man Claims Deputies Executed Search Warrant On Wrong House

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John Collins was reportedly watching some television when he heard a man’s voice yell, “Huron County Sheriff” outside of his front door. Ohio law enforcement officers allegedly executed a search warrant on the wrong home and reportedly kept the occupant handcuffed on the floor for more than 20 minutes before discovering their mistake. John Collins,… Read more »

FBI Searching For Army Recuit Planning Fort Hood Style Jihad Attack

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The FBI has launched a manhunt to find an Army recruit who is allegedly planning a ‘Fort Hood-style’ jihad terrorism attack. A man identified only as Booker reportedly told his friends of about his “intention to commit jihad.” Booker is also reportedly known as Muhammad Abdullah Hassan. The Army recruit joined the military in February… Read more »

Putin To Use Olympics Profits To Restart Joseph Stalin Program

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Vladimir Putin plans on utilizing Olympics funds to revive a program initiated under Joseph Stalin during the 1930s. The Russian president recently announced that money left over from hosting the Sochi Winter Olympics will be used to relaunch a Soviet fitness regimen to foster military preparedness. The Ready for Labor and Defense Plan (abbreviated as… Read more »

Ebola Virus Hits Canada: Could This Be The Start Of A Pandemic?

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The Ebola virus appears to have hit Canada. One man who recently traveled to West Africa, where the virus is already running rampant, is being kept in isolation as a hospital in Saskatoon. The Canadian man reportedly presented with symptoms of a hemorrhagic fever which Saskatchewan health officials believe resemble the early stages of the… Read more »

Norfolk Naval Base Shooting: Sailor And Gunman Dead

Norfolk Naval Base shooting

A sailor at the Norfolk Navy Base in Virginia was fatally shot by a civilian permitted on base early late last night. The sailor was aboard the USS Mahan that was stationed at largest naval base in the world. US Navy security officers responded to the shooting and pronounced both the unnamed male civilian and… Read more »

Harsh Winter Wipes Out Honeybees In Iowa

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Honeybees in Iowa did not survive the harsh winter that seems to be pushing its cold temperatures and snow into the spring. The weather conditions in the state prompted a “drastic” decrease in the honeybee population. The loss of record numbers of the little pollinators in recent years due to colony collapse disorder have beekeepers… Read more »

Teacher’s Resignation Letter Shocks The Academic Community

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A teacher’s resignation letter shocked members of the school board after the reasons the 25-year educator opted to leave the classroom were read aloud during a meeting. Susan Sluyter said that America has entered a “disturbing era” in public education. The change in tone and focus of the United States public school system was so… Read more »

Miscarried And Aborted Babies Put Into Incinerator And Used To Heat Hospitals

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Thousands of miscarried and aborted babies were reportedly incinerated with other medical waste at hospitals in the United Kingdom and used to heat the medical facilities. A report in The Telegraph stated that at least 15,500 babies were used to generate power at several different hospitals. Addenbrooke’s Hospital allegedly burned the bodies of nearly 800… Read more »

‘The Walking Dead’ Spoilers: Season Finale Is Savage And Shocking

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The Walking Dead Season Finale episode entitled “A” will likely results in all the members of Rick’s group finding their way to Terminus. TWD spoilers indicate that Rick’s (Andrew Lincoln) path collides with that of a brutal group and once again winds up with a multitude of cuts and bruises. The “sheer brutality” Rick is… Read more »

Man Trapped In Truck Underground In Apollo Beach, Florida

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A man is trapped in a truck underground in Apollo Beach in Hillsborough County, Florida. The story is developing and few details are known how the truck sank into the earth. A backhoe has attached a chain to the truck in an attempt to prevent it from falling deeper underground, according to breaking news details… Read more »

Oklahoma Moves To Protect Citizens From Agenda 21 Measures

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The Oklahoma House of Representatives members voted overwhelmingly in support of a measure designed to protect the unalienable rights of property owners and due process procedures earlier this month in order to curtail Agenda 21 plans in the state. The Oklahoma Community Protection Act would nullify any Agenda 21 or related assaults on individual property… Read more »

Prepperfest: Prepper Expo Season Kicks Off With All-Star Event In Arizona

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Prepperfest is one of the largest self-reliance expos taking place during Spring 2014. The prepper expo boasts a multitude of off the grid living, homesteading, field medicine, and preparedness experts. The event takes place March 21 to 23 at the Arizona State Fairgrounds. The prepper expo is truly a family affair, with a petting zoo… Read more »

Gun Tattoo In Maine Results In Police Raid

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A gun tattoo in Maine spotted by a tree removal crew prompted police officers armed with assault rifles to descend upon Michael Smith’s home. Smith had previously told the workers from Lucas Tree Experts to clear off his property. After spotting what they believed was a real gun tucked in Smith’s waistband and not merely… Read more »

Pub Posts Sign Calling Gun Owners ‘Losers’ And ‘Douchebags’

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A South Carolina pub owner posted a sign calling gun owners with concealed carry permit “losers” and “douchebags.” The no concealed weapons allowed sign at the Backstreets Pub & Deli in Clemson has understandably infuriated Second Amendment supporters from around the country. Nationwide backlash against the pub was swift once images of the insulting sign… Read more »

Russian Officials Take To Twitter To Mock ‘Comrade Obama’ Sanctions

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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin took to Twitter to mock President Barack Obama and the sanctions he levied against the former USSR yesterday. Rogozin called the president, “Comrade Obama” and basically stated the sanctions designed to be repercussions for ongoing actions in Crimea, will have no negative impact at all. Shortly after President Obama announced… Read more »

Seattle Helicopter Crash: Firefighters On Scene Near Space Needle

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A news helicopter crashed near the Space Needle in Seattle, hitting two cars as it fell. Fox News is now reporting that one victim may have been taken from the scene in critical condition. The Seattle Fire Department is now reporting that two people died in the news helicopter crash near the Space Needle and… Read more »

Lawmaker Argues Jack Daniels Has Monopoly On Tennessee Whiskey Title

tennessee whiskey fight

Jack Daniel’s and some lawmaker are embroiled in heated debate over the official definition of Tennessee whiskey. Only whiskey fermented in the state from mash comprised from at least 50 percent corn, aged in new charred barrels, filtered through maple charcoal, and bottled at least a minimum of 80 proof can boast the coveted designation,… Read more »

ATF Agents Ignore Restraining Order And Raid Ares Armor In California

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Ares Armor was raided by ATF agents despite a restraining order issued by a federal judge last week. The National City, California gun parts stores is owned by Dimitri Karras. The former Marine refused to turn his AR-15 lower receiver customer list over to the federal government as demanded. Karras, said Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,… Read more »