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BPA in Canned Goods

Bisphenol A or BPA is found in many everyday items we use. In addition to being suspected of causing cancer, it’s an estrogen mimicker which can cause the early onset of puberty in girls and feminization of males. Negative publicity has caused some manufacturers to eliminate BPA from products like …

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Automation = Fewer Jobs

Scotland County desperately needs jobs. An expensive new Economic Development Director was recently hired to ‘make it happen’. Previous directors failed to produce results. In today’s rapidly shifting employment environment this is going to be a daunting challenge. AI (artificial intelligence) driven automated robotics is progressing at an unimaginable pace …

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Invisibility Cloaking is Here

Becoming invisible has been the subject of science fiction for decades, but the fact is it’s now becoming a reality. Imagine watching TV and drinking beer in plain sight while the boss expects you to be working. “… a group of German researchers has developed a portable invisibility cloak that …

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How to Access the Deep Web

  The Deep Web is the place to go to access forbidden fruit. Like an iceberg, it is mostly hidden from view, and as the Titanic discovered, what you can’t see can still hurt you. Forbidden fruit comes with consequences. Just ask Adam and Eve. Think before you take a …

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Privacy, Surveillance, Spying (Video)

Many, including us, believe Edward Snowden to be a true American Hero. Others think Ed is a traitor who should be executed, or at the very least imprisoned for life. How are Americans to remain a free people and govern ourselves responsibly if ‘We the People’ are uninformed, especially regarding …

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We Support Our Police

Laurinburg Police recently arrested several subjects following a month’s long investigation into a Vance Street convenience store suspected of selling synthetic marijuana, known as Spice. Dealing in, selling or promoting illegal substances is never wise. Doing so from a convenience store appears just plain stupid. Any perceived value will now …

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