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Time for the Annual Debate Over Indiana Time Zones

Here we go again. Daylight Saving Time officially begins this Sunday at 2am, as we spring forward - and with the time change, comes the annual debate for changing Indiana's time zones. This debate has been raging for so long and nothing has been accomplished. So, why are we still debating this? Simple. Because everyone has a different opinion and nobody can agree.

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Is NBC’s Brian Williams Lying or Just Mistaken? – Jon Prell and 103GBF’s Sandman Try and Sort It Out [Video]

Last week, NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams apologized on air for misrepresenting the facts of a story he did in 2003 about being in a helicopter struck by a RPG over Iraq. The question is, did he lie about his own involvement, or was he simply mistaken about the facts?

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GoDaddy Super Bowl Puppy Commercial Gets Pulled Because of Animal Cruelty

The Super Bowl is all about the commercials, some of which some have already been leaked, which is no accident by the way. There is always at least one ad that creates controversy and this year's is about a puppy having a bad day.

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Here We Go Again – Sunday Alcohol Sales in Indiana Is Back on the Table

Sunday alcohol sales could be closer than ever to being a reality If State Representative Tom Dermody has anything to say about it. Dermody filed legislation last week in the General Assembly to allow carryout sales of alcohol.

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Sunken Manhole Covers on Evansville Streets are a Bone-Jarring Nuisance

It's the holiday season, and that means a lot more time in the car. I don't know about you, but does it seem like all of the manhole covers are an inch or two below the surface of the pavement anymore?

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Have Political Campaigns Become Nothing More Than Character Assassinations?

Well, today is Election Day for the 2014 mid-term election, the polls are closed and I could not be happier to see it go for one simple reason...the negative attack ads that go on between candidates anymore that having nothing to do with the issues or solutions to the problems. It's all about tearing down the other's integrity and character.

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It’s Election Day – Watch Actual Political Ads That Are The Weirdest Ads You Will Ever See [Video]

Ah yes, Election Day and the end of those political ads that range from mean-spirited and cruel, to just plain strange and bizarre. These are ACTUAL ads for ACTUAL candidates that are so weird, you will laugh out loud.

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President Obama To Visit A Business In Gibson County This Friday [UPDATED]

WFIE is reporting that President Obama will be headed to the Tri-State this week for a visit.  The exact purpose or location is still unknown, but officials are saying that Air Force One is scheduled to land at Evansville Regional Airport on Friday.

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President Obama Creates Firestorm By Saluting Marines With A Coffee Cup In Hand – Is It A Big Deal? [Video]

It has been a whirlwind 24 hours for President Obama who created a firestorm on social media yesterday as he disembarked Marine 1. As the president was getting off the helicopter, he saluted the two Marines on either side of the stairs

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Should the State Cover the Cost of Textbook Rental in Indiana?

The debate about textbook rental fees in Indiana schools has been raging for years with good arguments on both sides. According to the State Constitution of 1816, public education is to be provided free of charge, which makes you wonder about the policy of parents paying huge fees for the use of textbooks.

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Apartment Complex Tells Tenant She Cannot Fly The American Flag Outside Her Apartment

Hundreds of Tri-State residents fly the American Flag in their yard or from their house or apartment. Well, an Ohio apartment complex is getting some very unwanted attention after it sent a notice to a tenant, 86-year-old Julia Lease, that she must stop flying the American Flag outside of her apartment, something she has done for 36 years.

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Does Downtown Evansville Need Traffic Lights or Would Four-Way Stop Signs Do Just Fine? [Poll]

I have written several blogs about the traffic lights in downtown Evansville and how maddening they can be, especially at 4am when nobody else is around. As we all know, the lights are on timers, not triggers, and most are synchronized.

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