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Left Hand, Meet Right Hand

It seems that folks in the Department of Defense aren’t on the same page.  And if the two most visible leaders in one cabinet-level department can’t find a common message, we can only imagine...

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Abstainer-In-Chief

f you’ve read my posts before, you know I’m not a big fan of Barack Obama. But to be fair, it’s easy to be critical of a sitting president. There’s always something to complain...

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Correlation Is NOT Causation

I saw this article recently from Mother Earth News.  I don’t like it.  It’s from a couple years ago, but it’s still worth a read. I’ve tried to keep an open mind about “global...

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Lady Liberty Defiled

I’ve been spending a great deal of time lately thinking about the state of our country and how far we’ve strayed from our Founders’ guidance. And what I’ve come to accept is that we...

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Existential Crisis

As is true with most issues of great importance, the Israeli-Hamas conflict currently raging invites opinions from everyone, including me, but especially from “celebrities” whose only credibility comes from pretending to be something they’re...

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Economic Growth? Can We Believe It?

According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis, as reported by CNN, the economy grew at the rate of 4% per year during the second quarter of 2014.  Sounds pretty good, huh? Let me let that...

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Is The End Near?

Yesterday, the Motley Fool posted an article on its USA Today channel questioning whether the Federal Reserve is responsible for over-inflating and propping up a stock market money bubble that’s about to burst.  Now,...

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The Sky Is Falling! Give Us Money!

Obama’s latest antics have proven just how despicable he and the DemoNcratic Party, generally, have become.  Despite repeated comments from many in the GOP saying that they had no wish to start impeachment proceedings...