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10 Very Strange Facts About The August 21 Solar Eclipse That Will Absolutely Blow Your Mind

In just a matter of days we are going to witness the most unusual solar eclipse in U.S. history. Could it be possible that all of the very strange “coincidences” surrounding this event have some sort of special significance?  The mainstream media has been buzzing about this upcoming solar eclipse for months, and it will […]

12 Critical Events That Are Going To Happen Over A 40 Day Period From August 21st To September 30th

We are about to witness an extremely unusual convergence of events that many believe could represent a major turning point for our nation.  By now you have probably heard that on August 21st a total solar eclipse will move across the entire continental United States for the first time in decades.  In fact, we have […]

Obamacare Implosion: Last Major Healthcare Provider Pulls Out Of Iowa Leaving No Options In 2018

For the past several months we’ve observed in complete amazement as Democrats have repeatedly hailed the ‘great accomplishments’ of Obamacare while the system was literally, and quite tangibly, collapsing in epic fashion all around them.  The ability to blindly and shamelessly support a partisan cause irrestpective of overwhelming facts proving the ineffectiveness of that cause […]

Union Pacific Train Carrying Ethanol Derails In Iowa, Bursts Into Flames

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Mar 10, 2017 12:40 PM 27 fuel tank cars carrying ethanol burst into flames on Friday morning after a freight train derailed in northwestern Iowa, authorities said. The flames from the train could be seen from at least eight miles away. The derailment occurred around 1 a.m., near Graettinger, about 160 miles […]

Why Government Employees in Iowa Are Paid So Much

mises.org / Amy K. Frantz / Feb 09, 2017 Iowa has the largest Pay Gap in the nation. “The Pay Gap” is calculated using Bureau of Labor Statistics data, which gives the average annual wage of a state-government worker and the average annual wage of a private-sector worker for each of the 50 states and the District […]

Trump Picks Iowa Governor Branstad As US Ambassador To China, Beijing Calls Him “Old Friend”

As reported in Frontrunning, President-elect Donald Trump will nominate Iowa Governor Terry Branstad as the next U.S. ambassador to China, choosing a longstanding friend of Beijing after rattling the world’s second-largest economy by speaking to Taiwan’s president. Earlier in Beijing, Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang called Branstad an “old friend” of China when asked about […]

Welcome To Hell: The Giant Fort McMurray Fire Is The Worst Blaze In Canadian History

The gigantic wildfire that has forced the evacuation of the entire city of Fort McMurray in northern Alberta has been nicknamed “the Beast“, and mainstream news reports are telling us that it is now approximately 25 percent larger than New York City.  88,000 people have already been forced out of their homes, at least 1,600 […]

Trump Drops 9 Points In National Poll After Losing In Iowa As Rubio Rises, Cruz Steady

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 02/04/2016 20:15 -0500 Going into the Iowa caucuses, Donald Trump was riding high. The brazen billionaire was not only the clear frontrunner for the GOP presidential nomination, he had also managed to pull ahead of his closest rival, senator Ted Cruz, in Iowa for the first time since August. Make no […]

Trump Accuses Ted Cruz of Dirty Tricks Before Iowa: “He Cheated- A Total Fraud!”

The election chaos is hardly settled after Iowa began to cement the path of the primary and election. In fact, it has officially just gone dirty. Right or wrong, Trump has undoubtedly upset the apple cart, and the system has clearly been gunning for him. Clearly, they would prefer Cruz, despite his Tea Party credentials, […]

Sleepwalking in Iowa…

acting-man.com / Bill Bonner / February 3, 2016 Hayseed Cronies and Other Dreamers BALTIMORE – “Facts are better than dreams,” said Churchill. Maybe. But dreams are much more appealing. And far more dangerous. Dreams were much on display in Iowa last night. The caucuses opened at 7 p.m. Then voters were allowed the fantasy that they were […]