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Navy Blue Angels, Air Force Thunderbirds Salute COVID-19 Responders

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West Burlington July 4th Celebration 2019

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Big Tech Is Big Brother

George Orwell’s fictionalized world where Big Brother reigns supreme is no longer a figment of the imagination, but a prophetic vision of present-day threats. Brent Bozell, founder of the Media Research Center, explains how and why Big Tech is making Orwell’s 1984 a 21st century reality in this short video.

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15 Tips for Better Train and Railway Photos

Click here: For a small group of passionate photographers, the appeal of photographing railways is forever intoxicating. Locomotives, commuter trains, subways, and railway landscapes come together to create visual poetry that blends nature and man-made landscapes, as well as the human love for complex machinery.

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Fireball Run: Big Country Season-11 now (finally) on Amazon

Click here: “Better late than never” describes Fireball Run Season 11, as the release of the video is several months behind schedule (original advertised completion date was the fall of 2018). Burlington is featured in episodes 13, 14, and 15. Amazon Prime members can view for FREE. If you’re not a member of Amazon Prime each episode is $2.99.

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Americans Spent Over $43 Billion on Video Games in 2018

Click here: Consumers spent $43.4 billion last year, according to The NPD Group, which tracks retail sales of video game hardware and software. That’s an 18% increase over 2017.

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WB’s Porter signs with SCC for Dance

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West Burlington High School Senior Kaitlyn Porter (center) signs with Southeastern Community College for Dance Thursday afternoon in West Burlington. Front (left to right): Judy Weatherwax (grandmother), Kaitlyn Porter, Kristee Jones (mother). Back: Tiffany Porter (step-mother), Kevin Porter (father).
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TV Ratings: ‘Last Man Standing’ Surges in Fox Debut

Click here: “Last Man Standing” debut was Fox’s most watched comedy on any night in nearly seven years and was by far the top-rated show of Friday night.
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What Is Net Neutrality?

For months, it seemed nearly every media figure was in hysterics over the impending repeal of net neutrality. Then, net neutrality was repealed… and nothing much changed. So what exactly is net neutrality, and why do so many people have such strong opinions about something they don’t understand? Jon Gabriel, editor-in-chief of Ricochet.com cuts through the hysteria to bring you the facts in this short 5-minute video.

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2018 WB July 4th Parade

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