Rick Santorum Wins Louisiana Primary

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Rick Santorum Winning Big in Louisiana

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Rick Perry Doesn’t Know What State He Is In

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Coaching a cadre of scientists to give TED-quality talks

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For this project, I trained scientists in Australia, Belize, California, China, Georgia, Indonesia, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mongolia, Palau, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.without traveling to them or vice versa, except for the workshops.

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Hyperbole: A tool of jest, not of anger

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Hyperbole is a rhetorical weapon best used with tongue-in-cheek, and that’s a public speaking lesson Governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana appears to have missed. by Peter Watts.

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This Week in History

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1803 US acquired the Louisiana territory from France . 1758 Birthday of US President James Monroe (who articulated the basic principles of Latin American policy, “the Monroe Doctrine&# , in 1823). 1792 Birthday of Matthew Vassar, founder of Vassar College (endowed 1861). 1805 US Marines captured the fort at Derna … &# on the shores of Tripoli&# .

The Black Life We Care About: Elie Mystal

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Other media outfits, as usual, are probably having him on-air commenting on Louisiana, Minnesota, Texas, and what could be next. Immediately after Dallas happened, Elie Mystal posted on Facebook that if he said what he thought, he would be fired.

Contest Results: Official Book/Movie/Song

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Louisiana: The French Connection. It’s time for the results of the Official State Book/Movie/Song contest. The top lines are listed below. New joke contests are announced on the first of the month. Our subscribers submitted the Official Books, Movies, and Songs for the different states. Not REAL ones. Just ones they came up with using their creativity. The next contest is November 1, 2014. Here are the top lines from this month’s contest. ** FIRST PLACE **.

Got a job opening in your organization?

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Twice within the past week, I’ve received requests to recommend speechwriters for staff jobs (one in California with a $150,000+ salary, and the other for a brand-new position in Louisiana). I keep detailed notes on the attendees in my speechwriting seminars, so I can make targeted recommendations to employers. . Do you have a communications vacancy in your office? You’re certainly welcome to contact me, and I can put you in touch with skilled speechwriters at all levels. .

This Week in History: Discoveries, Inventions and Leaps

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He served in the Army … became Secretary to President Thomas Jefferson … became Governor of the Louisiana Territory … and forever changed our view of the American West through the Lewis and Clark expedition. 1774 Birthday of Meriwether Lewis.

Legal gobbledygook & a lesson in US history

Max Atkinson

I was unaware that any educated person in this country, particularly those working in the property area, would not know that Louisiana was purchased by the United States from France in 1803, the year of origin identified in our application.

BP and the Gulf Crisis – Special Edition

Matt Eventoff

Oil from the spill has washed up all the way from Louisiana to Florida, decimating unknown numbers of birds and other wildlife. I apologize in advance for two posts in one day, but……wow. Leadership at BP really just doesn’t seem to understand crisis communication, at all. I can’t even begin to make sense of this, and what BP thought they were going to accomplish by doing this tonight…completely contrary to what I believe BP should be doing.

Politics: When it was amateur hour (Mary Landrieu put up baby blue signs)

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Senator from Louisiana Mary Landrieu used baby blue signs.  Today's politics is scripted, vetted, and course-corrected immediately.  Those

This Week in History: Government at Work

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1803 The Louisiana Purchase. 1767 The Mason and Dixon Line survey was completed (between the Maryland and Pennsylvania colonies). . 1867 Transfer of Alaska from Russia to the US. 1870 First use of the postcard in the US . 1892 First recitation of the pledge of allegiance (at the dedication of the World’s Fair Grounds in Chicago). 1916 First ROTC units.

Half CT Wants Out: This Writer Pulled That Off

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Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, Rhode Island, New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, Louisiana and Mississippi are also on the Gallup list of perceived wastelands)? Why do so few pull up roots in a geographical area where they feel stuck?

Important stories I am following now

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Halliburton to admit destroying evidence on Deepwater Horizon disaster, Justice Department says Handout / ReutersFire boat response crews battle the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon, off Louisiana, in this handout photograph taken on April 21, 2010.By George H.W. Bush: Shaving head was ‘right thing to do’ Former President George H. Bush made headlines earlier this week when he shaved his head in support of a little boy battling leukemia. 50min. .

Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 18, 2013: Pew Poll: With education cuts Philly is eating its own young. "Gov. Corbett's main focus is to ensure that students in the district have access to the best education possible," said Timothy Eller, a spokesman for the state Education Department.

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Attorney General Eric Holder and his handling of the Louisiana voucher court case. Quick recap: Last year, Louisiana —whose GOP governor, Bobby Jindal, is considered a potential presidential contender—expanded its voucher program statewide.

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 24, 2013: Education advocates demand equitable school funding formula

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He also spoke about growing school voucher programs, like the one in Louisiana (though he didn’t mention that many students in that program are using public funds to attend private Christian schools that teach that dinosaurs co-existed with humans and that there is no accountability system in place at many voucher schools).