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The Navy Has One Nuclear Spy Submarine So Secret We Know Almost Nothing About It

Joseph Trevithick Security, The USS Jimmy Carter is one of a kind.  The unit makes no mention of intelligence gathering. But while the name implies a solely experimental function, the sailing branch routinely uses these types of monikers...Show More Summary

US presidents lead tributes to 'America's pastor' Billy Graham

US presidents from Jimmy Carter to Donald Trump led the chorus of tributes Wednesday to the influential evangelist Billy Graham, a spiritual advisor to a dozen American leaders who has died at age 99. "The GREAT Billy Graham is dead," Trump tweeted. Show More Summary

Presidential taxes, personal & for us all, on Presidents Day

George H.W. Bush, Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, got together in the Oval Office in 2009. The five living U.S. presidents are part of an exclusive club. They also are part of the reason for today's Presidents Day celebration. Show More Summary

Quiz: Presidential Stock Market Comments

Match the comment with the President who said them (bonus points if you can judge if the advice was good or bad): President: A) Lyndon Johnson B) Richard Nixon C) Ronald Reagan D) Gerald Ford E) Jimmy Carter F) George H.W.Bush G) Bill Clinton H) George W. Show More Summary

What Jimmy Carter Can Teach Us About Deregulation: New at Reason

last monthNews : Reason

A Republican Congress is jacking the federal deficit back over the $1 trillion threshold, just as the cost of borrowing is spiking upward. Democratic mayors and governors are grappling with annual public-sector pension outlays that will increase by 50 percent over the next seven years. Show More Summary

Landrum Bolling, college president, peace activist and presidential go-between, dies at 104

He helped President Jimmy Carter as a backstairs adviser on Arab-Israeli issues and helped free a CNN journalist taken hostage in Beirut.

Craft Tea

2 months agoFood & Drink / Tea : T Ching

Are you familiar with H.R. 1337? It was signed by President Jimmy Carter only four decades ago, in 1978, and contains the following amendment: Allows any adult (formerly only heads of families) to produce wine and beer for personal and family use and not for sale without incurring the wine … Continue reading ? The post Craft Tea appeared first on T Ching.

Today in History for January 21st

2 months agoNews : USAToday: News

Highlights of Today in History: France's King Louis XVI executed; Vladimir Lenin dies; Alger Hiss found guilty of lying to grand jury; President Jimmy Carter pardons Vietnam draft evaders; Concorde begins service. (Jan. 21)    ...

GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN: No deal=Trump shutdown? (UPDATE 4)

On the first anniversary of President Donald Trump’s inauguration, the government has shut down in what has not seen since the days of Jimmy Carter: a government shut down coming when one party holdsd both the White House and both houses of Congress. The spin will now be that the Democrats shut down the government, [...]Show More Summary

Former President Carter reducing church teaching schedule

Former President Jimmy Carter is scaling back his Sunday teaching schedule at his hometown church in Plains, Georgia. The Carter Center says the 93-year-old will begin limiting his duties at … Click to Continue »

Stansfield Turner, the spy chief who led major CIA reform, dies at 94

Stansfield A. Turner, who served as CIA director under President Jimmy Carter and oversaw reforms at the agency after the Senate uncovered CIA surveillance aimed at American citizens, has died. He was 94. Turner died Thursday at his home in Seattle, his secretary, Pat Moynihan, confirmed to the...

Stansfield Turner, C.I.A. Director Who Confronted Communism Under Carter, Dies at 94

2 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

Mr. Turner, who led the Central Intelligence Agency under President Jimmy Carter, started small covert actions that grew into some of the biggest battles of the Cold War.

Stansfield Turner, who led major CIA reforms, dies

Stansfield A. Turner, who as CIA director under President Jimmy Carter oversaw reforms at the agency in the wake of the scandal uncovered by the Church Committee, has died at … Click to Continue »

USS Jimmy Carter: The Most Secret Nuclear Powered Spy Submarine on Earth

Joseph Trevithick Security, During her time at sea, we don’t know where Jimmy Carter was or what her crew of nearly 150 were precisely doing.  While General Dynamics Electric Boat was still putting the submarine together in 2001, NSA director Lt. Show More Summary

Feel Good, Conservatives, You Are 100% Vindicated For Voting for Donald Trump

Only a year into his presidency, the Democrats and their lapdogs in the leftist media have declared President Donald Trump to be the worst president in history. Of course, we all know that Barack Obama and Jimmy Carter (you can add James Buchanan) have already earned that title. Show More Summary

TVWeek’s Media Buyer of the Year 2017

      1977. 40 years ago. Jimmy Carter is president of the United States. Atari releases its first home video console in the U.S. Elvis Presley dies at 42. Egypt recognizes Israel. A gallon of gas is 65 cents....

The Tax Cut Won't Save (or Doom) Republicans

My latest Bloomberg View column. “There’s nothing wrong with supply-side economics that division by ten wouldn’t cure.” The quip came from Charles Schultze, the chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers in Democrat Jimmy Carter’s White House. Show More Summary

1980 Presidential Candidate John Anderson Dies

John Anderson, the longtime GOP congressman from Illinois who bolted his party in 1980 to run as an independent against President Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan, has died. He was 95. His daughter, Diane Anderson, confirmed her father's death on Sunday night in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary

Voyager 1 just fired its trajectory thrusters for the first time since 1980

4 months agoHumor / odd :

The last time that the four trajectory thrusters on the Voyager 1 probe were fired, Jimmy Carter was still President of the United States. But with the main attitude control thrusters deteriorating from trying to keep the probe oriented correctly, the team thought they could keep the mission going using the trajectory thrusters. Show More Summary

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