Category Archives: Political

The Birth of Liberty-Day 4

                      Photo Credit: Library of Congress, painting by J. Trumbell It’s the 4thof July and so today we celebrate America’s separation from British rule, formally ratified through the Declaration of Independence. … Continue reading

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The Birth of Liberty-Day 3

Did you know that nobody really knows exactly how many federal criminal laws/regulations there are on the books? And that each day the average person is breaking at least 3 of them without even knowing it?  And that every year … Continue reading

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The Birth of Liberty-Day 2

As we move on from Day 1 in this series of quotes from our Founding Fathers, we come to Samuel Adams, second cousin to John Adams and a major architect of the American Revolution and in helping to shape the … Continue reading

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The Birth of Liberty-Day 1

                                  Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com On July 4th, 1776, the Continental Congress of the 13 U.S. Colonies adopted the Declaration of Independence, which was the … Continue reading

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The Party of Bloat

Say, which political party is it that believes in limited government again? Couldn’t be the GOP now, could it? I think perhaps a long time ago this was so, but today they are just an embarrassing bureaucracy blob that shifts wherever … Continue reading

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A class Act

Two things recently caught my eye.  The first was syndicated columnist and political commentator Charles Krauthammer’s heartbreaking announcement that his life will soon be coming to an end due to an aggressive cancer. Charles’s unique blend of high intellect and … Continue reading

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Honor Thy Soldier

Today of course is about remembering and honoring those that have served and died for our country.  It should be anyway, but I can’t help but feel something missing from all the tributes lighting up my social media feeds; moving … Continue reading

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Gaza Strip Violence

The Trump administration held a ceremony today in Jerusalem to mark the move of the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to the ancient city.  Unsurprisingly, a mass swarm of protestors charged the border fence that separates Gaza and Israel, under … Continue reading

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The $500 Apple

Woman boards a Paris Delta Airlines flight headed to Denver. Shortly before landing, woman is given apple by flight attendant passing out snacks.  Woman is not hungry so stashes apple away and promptly forgets about it.  Plane lands and woman’s … Continue reading

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White Male Privilege A Myth?

The video above shows a fascinating dialogue between “Louder With Crowder” host Steven Crowder and students at Texas Christian University.  It touches on a number of cultural hot topics, like white male privilege, oppression of minorities and women, whether systemic … Continue reading

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