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Sworn foe of liberalism, the author of Shepherd's Piehole holds sacred her duty to amuse and inform my fearless readers.
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Real Estate sales is one business where it pays significantly more to be an attractive female. Modern studies have confirmed this:the more attractive the real estate agent, the higher the listing price of the home for sale. A study by Columbus State University asked 402 participants to examine photos of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2014 at MetricsRealEstateReport
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Posted By LambChop It's getting pathological. Susan Rice to David Gregory on Meet the Press: "Because what I said to you that morning and what I did every day since is to share the best information that we had at the time." "But the notion that somehow I or anybody... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Looks like 2014 will be a transition year for the national real estate/housing market. The NAR released its first report of the year showing that existing home sales have fallen to the lowest level in over a year – a dip of 5.1%. Home prices are up – due to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2014 at MetricsRealEstateReport
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Why do real estate agents still exist? I have owned and managed three real estate brokerages and found myself asking that very question once or twice over the past two decades. The internet changed how we shop, whether or not we know geography and how music is purchased. But it... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2014 at MetricsRealEstateReport
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The law of unintended consequences of bad government policy is alive and well in the housing market. With a sluggish economy (and more importantly a dismal jobs market for young Americans) first- time homebuyers are gradually being squeezed out of the marketplace. Overall, the housing market is weak, as reflected... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2014 at MetricsRealEstateReport
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While the short-term positive effects of the “honeymoon period” of pot legalization may have impacted commercial real estate absorption rates, it does not bode well for the long-term. Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2014 at MetricsRealEstateReport
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Posted By LambChop The American Journal of Epidemiology published a study that tracks the amount of fatal car chrashes and their causes. Fatal car crashes with drivers under the influence of pot have tripled in the United States between 1999 and 2010. Of course contradicts the argument for those who... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted By LambChop Most of us have enjoyed the Sochi Winter Olympics despite The Netherlands ridiculously high medal count. Ice Dancing, Snowboarding, Curling are just a few of the events that tickle our fancy - some of these sports are ridiculous, some are extreme but so many are inspiring as... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted Feb 13, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
Posted By LambChop Looking for a #ValentinesDay card for that special someone? @JobsGrowth has you covered: http://t.co/t3YXcoEiO3 pic.twitter.com/kPoF8KhNSM — Ted Cruz (@tedcruz) February 13, 2014 Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted By LambChop From FORBES: Garth Paltridge, Chief Research Scientist with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, is a skeptical man. He believes that the overselling of the unproved dire consequences of climate change devolved from science to politics. Paltridge points out that we really can’t forecast adequately –... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted By LambChop Flip-flop much? Wendy Davis should have a a new bumper sticker printed that says: "Wendy Davis, Candidate for Governor & Lying Sack of Shit" Check out her new positions on the issues this week. WENDY DAVIS FLIP FLOPS ON ABORTION BAN – NOW SUPPORTS 20 WEEK BAN... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
Posted By LambChop Related articles Texas Senate Debate Pure Comedy Gold as Republican Candidate Ted Cruz Smokes Folksy Democrat Senator Ted Cruz Honors McCain After McCain Spent a Month Trashing Him Ted Cruz Calls Out The Most Dangerous Tendency of President Obama Liberals Portray Sen Ted Cruz as 'Mean Study... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted By LambChop Shantia Dennis, a McDonald's employee in Pittsburgh was arrested Wednesday. Undercover police said Ms. Dennis was selling heroin in Happy Meal boxes, according to a criminal complaint. Customers looking for heroin were instructed to go through the drive-through and say, "I'd like to order a toy." The... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
Posted By LambChop From WAPO: My hotel has no water. If restored, the front desk says, "do not use on your face because it contains something very dangerous." #Sochi2014 — Stacy St. Clair (@StacyStClair) February 4, 2014 The reception of our hotel in #Sochi has no floor. But it does... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted By LambChop The CBO is apparently channeling Fox News, and being subsidized by Ted Cruz and the Koch brothers. In their latest report, the Congressional Budget Office reported that Obamacare will kill the jobs of at least 2 million workers and drive them out of the labor market by... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
Posted By LambChop Why do conservatives bother with this crap? She had a huge opportunity to answer the question, "Why did you go from being a liberal to a conservative?" She blew it. Apologized for being a conservative.Too bad. Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted By LambChop Faucahontas has gone off the reservation. Again. This time in her Op-Ed for the Huffington Post, America’s favorite fake Cherokee sweetheart has hijacked a mantra of late: “The poor pay more.” She cites the report released this week from the OIG of the Postal Service that claims... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
Posted By LambChop Watch the entire debate here between Dinesh D’Souza and Bill Ayers. Dinesh D'Souza was born in Mumbai, India, and came to the U.S. as an exchange student, graduating Phi Beta Kappa from Dartmouth College in 1983. His academic success led to a position as a former policy... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted By LambChop From CampusReform.Org: Shocking shocker. The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (UNC) has admitted that 200 African and Afro-American Studies were essentially fake classes. Since the 1990s, classes focusing on black studies had class rolls inflated with athletes. It was discovered that there were 500 unauthorized grade... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted By LambChop "No, the most basic issue here is not religious morality, individual liberty, or fiscal responsibility. It’s that a society in which middle-aged children of privilege testify before the most powerful figures in the land to demand state-enforced funding for their sex lives at a time when their... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
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Posted By LambChop From The Times of Israel: James Clapper, our Director of National Intelligence delivered a report to the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence this week entitled “US Intelligence Worldwide Threat Assessment.” The media has kept the report under wraps – mostly because of the content not because of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole
Posted Jan 29, 2014 at Shepherds Piehole