Day: May 4, 2008

Vote Tuesday May 6th

If you live in North Carolina or Indiana, vote. Whether you are Democrat or Republican or Independent – vote. One of the major reasons that our government isn’t working for us is because we don’t vote. If you live in North Carolina: Have you voted yet? Although there was a huge turn-out for early voting, many of you still need to vote. All polling locations open at 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 6 and will remain open until 7:30 in the evening. If you haven’t already voted, be sure to do so. If you need a ride or need to find

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Happy Rhode Island Independence Day!

May 4th is Rhode Island’s Independence Day. If you were a school kid in Rhode Island in 1976, you got the holiday off as as part of bicentennial observances that year. What a good day that was! Below is a little history ( Click here for the full link) — Rhode Island was a leader in the American Revolutionary movement. Having the greatest degree of self-rule, it had the most to lose from the efforts of England after 1763 to increase her supervision and control over her American colonies.

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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The Thirteeneth Juror

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