Category Archives: Politics

Thoughts On Events In Iraq

There seems to be a lot going on in the world recently.  We could spend hours talking about the Bergdahl swap, or Hillary’s comments regarding domestic terrorists, or Obama’s non-comments about anything meaningful.  What does Cantor’s loss in the Virginia … Continue reading

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When Old Is Again New

It has been 34 years since the fall of the US Embassy in Tehran.  While that is an event that many of us have placed in the dustbins of history, we received a reminder of the event as “tens of … Continue reading

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Entitlement Reform

Here is an approach for you. WRITTEN BY A 21 YEAR OLD FEMALE. PUT ME IN CHARGE . . . Put me in charge of food stamps. I’d get rid of Lone Star cards; no cash for Ding Dongs or … Continue reading

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September 11, 2012

The events of 9/11/01 weigh on everyone’s mind today, as well they should.  As time passes those memories will fade but, with the technology of the 21rst century and the 24 hour news cycle we will always be reminded of … Continue reading

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A reminder piece out of Fred Thompson’s new organization.

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Been a busy few weeks here but I thought I would weigh in on a political topic for a moment. Last week Margaret Thatcher passed away.  A historical figure with a strength and courage the likes of which Britain had not seen … Continue reading

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Unintended Consequences

Over the last few years our society has spent a fair bit of time talking about “The Law of Unintended Consequences“.  While this phrase dates back to the 18th century (or earlier) it has really become an adage for describing … Continue reading

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A Gem

Here is a nice little monologue piece about recent events.  It is a good story, a little long but it is worth it to listen and watch.  Make sure to stay tuned until at least the 7:30 mark, it is … Continue reading

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Interesting Perception of POTUS Inauguration Speech

POTUS – Shakespeare Go check this link from Weerd World for an interesting take on POTUS’ lecture earlier this week. My Thoughts on the Inauguration Speech | Weerd World.

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Some Historical Context… – The Minuteman

I had been trying to figure out a tasteful way to bring up this historical point.  It seems Barron has already managed it, so I direct you to: Some Historical Context… – The Minuteman.

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