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Illinois just criminalized recording police

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Published on Dec 16, 2014

Illinois’ House just passed a bill that criminalizes recording private conversations with citizens, and it also imposes harsher penalties for recording private conversations with police. The bill is rife with vague language, the last thing we need right now as the country riots over the lack of police accountability. The Resident discusses.

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Mock News Channel, The Onion, to Help Sell Obamacare

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Mock News Channel, The Onion,

will use its usual satirical approach to real world news to help sell Obamacare to the good (young) people of Illinois. Oh the irony.

Illinois partners with The Onion to push Obamacare enrollment

February 10, 2014|By Peter Frost | Tribune reporter
Illinois officials are hoping headlines like “Recently Insured Man Can’t Wait To Get Out There, Start Seriously Injuring Himself,” and “Man Without Health Insurance is Forced to Sell Action Figures to Pay Medical Bills” will bring the right blend of comedy and news to persuade more young people to sign up for new health coverage.
Read the rest of the Chicago Tribune story HERE

Illinois Concealed Carry Ban Ruled Unconstitutional By Federal Appellate Court

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Posted: 12/11/2012 12:58 pm EST  |  Updated: 12/11/2012 12:59 pm EST

CHICAGO – The long-standing ban on carrying concealed weapons in Illinois is over.

On Tuesday, a federal appeals court in Chicago tossed the state’s ban on carrying concealed weapons, reports the Sun-Times. The court is giving the Illinois Legislature 180 days to craft a law legalizing concealed carry.

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in two downstate Illinois cases that challenged the state’s concealed weapons ban, according to the Sun-Times. . . Read Complete Report

Set Aside Some Time to visit the Oopa Loopa Cafe (W/Promo Video)

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Beginning December 3rd, The Hollow Earth Insider will also feature a live daily TV show: The Oopa Loopa Cafe, with host, Rick Osmon

The Oopa Loopa Cafe, an internet weekly entertainment venue since early 2008, is now expanding in scope, schedule, and reach. A two hour daily schedule, a real multi-camera, TV studio with experienced and adept production personnel, and a substantial cable and internet audience are just the parts that make it technically possible. The most important aspect is the content. Adding to a rich history of informative and entertaining guests and topics, the Oopa Loopa Cafe will now also feature regular contributions from Ancient American magazine, Temerity Magazine, UFO Journal, InvestComicsTV, JOLE Productions, Unraveling the Secrets, independent films, local Read more