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Posted: December 31, 2013 at 3:51 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “I just don’t like the concept of drones flying over barbecues in New York to see whether you have a Big Gulp in your backyard or whether you are separating out your recyclables according to the city mandates.” Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., referring to a New York City ban on supersize soft drinks, on expanding the use of unmanned aircraft

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