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Blinding Light News Flash: On Killing Black Men

by Gary Schoichet A GRAND JURY ON STATEN ISLAND saw no evil, heard no evil, and spoke no evil as it declined to indict a police officer who put 43-year-old Eric Garner in an illegal chokehold that caused his death. Mr. Garner’s crime was selling loose cigarettes. The video of the arrest, including the choke […]

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Blinding Light News Flash: Black Friday Revelry

by Gary Schoichet THREE SHOPPERS WERE KILLED, trampled to death, in a rush to the sock section of the Valley Stream, New York Walmart on Black Friday. “It’s really hard to imagine such a rush for socks,”  Walmart CEO C. Douglas McMillon told Blinding Light News Service when informed of the tragedy. “Computers, televisions, iPads, […]

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Blinding Light News Flash: Ebola Is Our Business

by Gary Schoichet “YOU KNOW WHAT OUR PROBLEM IS?” stated Ian Read, CEO of Pfizer, in a sit-down with Blinding Light News Service (BLNS) yesterday. “Our problem is we can’t make any money in Africa with a drug that will cure Ebola. Even Europe is problematical — but give us Ebola in the United States and […]

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Blinding Light News Flash: Grand Canyon Suites

by Gary Schoichet “IT’S A NICE PLACE TO VISIT but an even greater place to live and work!” proclaimed the signs in block letters surrounding Grand Canyon National Park as Donald Trump announced plans to build residential and office condominiums on the floor of the canyon, on a platform over the Colorado River. Reacting to […]

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Blinding Light News Flash: The Occidental Rug

by Gary Schoichet WITH MORE THAN 60,000 unaccompanied minors crossing the borders of the United States in Arizona, California, and Texas, congressional representatives and senators of all stripes have been calling for the expulsion, and quickly, of these refugees from gang violence and other dangers coming from the Central American democracies of Honduras, Guatemala, and […]

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