Pew Hispanic Center Report Sheds Light on Americans at Center of Birthright Citizenship Debate By DEVIN DWYER WASHINGTON, August 11, 2010— Eight percent of all babies born in the U.S. in 2008 belonged to illegal immigrant parents, according to a groundbreaking analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data by the Pew Hispanic Center. Under the 14th amendment to the Constitution, each child obtained U.S. citizenship at birth while one or both of the parents remained undocumented.
By Peter Grier Wed Aug 11, 5:14 pm ET Washington – Is "birthright citizenship" – the policy of granting US citizenship to every child born on national soil – really enshrined in the US Constitution? Some experts believe it isn’t. Congress, they say, could regulate who qualifies for birthright citizenship via legislation, within limits. Lawmakers might deny it to children born in the US to illegal immigrants, for example.
Carlos Santana announced a while back that his upcoming covers album called "Guitar Heaven: The Greatest Guitar Classics of All Time," which arrives September 21st, will include the Van Halen classic “Dance The Night Away” sung by Train’s Pat Monahan. If you’re wondering how that cover will sound, here’s Train performing “Dance The Night Away” accompanied by Butch Walker in Westbury, NY this year: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbcvBnP58x8&feature=player_embedded
Ted Nugent's first solo album is "Motor City Madman." This album was released in 1975 following the breakup of his former group. What was the name of his former group? Answer: The Amboy Dukes
Although he defiantly refuses to ever do it again, Robert Plant says that Led Zeppelin's 2007 reunion show at London's O2 Arena was the band's best performance since 1975. Plant has been busy with his latest group, the folksy Band Of Joy.
A shout out or Mark Ray workin' hard at the Knox County Highway Department. He won the WIMZ Workforce Invasion from Panera Bread. Thanks for listening!
Ozzy Osbourne told VH1 that he'd like to make some records outside the heavy metal genre...so like what genre I'm wondering? Ozzy does Sinatra?
I predict another stroke in his future....Bret Michaels will team up with Today's Natalie Morales later this month to host the 2010 Miss Universe Pageant.
Tawny Kitaen is celebrating her 49th birthday today. She is best know for appearing in several music videos for what band? Answer: Whitesnake
Aerosmith's Joe Perry is once again unhappy with Steven Tyler -- this time for supposedly agreeing to host on American Idol. Talk about drama, in this case I think Joe Perry should chill out. Steven Tyler is putting Aerosmith front and center on one of the most watched TV shows in the country. How can that be a bad thing for Aerosmith?