Monthly Archives: September 2011

Border Security

I’ve been wondering why no one has floated the idea of locating one or more of our military bases on the Mexican border. This would get lots of troops stationed in the area, and patrolling the border would be something … Continue reading

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A Parable of Current Events

We are watching in real time a very real struggle for control of our very culture / government / economy. The outcome of this struggle will decide everything about our lives for the foreseeable future. In this struggle, there are … Continue reading

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The Race is On

On the Republican side, we have a number of contenders, among them Rick Perry, Mitt Romney, and Michelle Bachmann. There are others, but those are the three that (IMHO) may be the next presidential contender. Of these, I’d prioritize them … Continue reading

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9/11/2011

It’s been ten years, tomorrow, since nineteen Muslim terrorists decided to murder as many Americans as they could manage. All true Americans regret the deaths of so many of us, and sympathize with their families. And our country reacted appropriately, … Continue reading

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Unapologetic

Teamsters President Jimmy Hoffa shot his mouth off, yesterday, and apparently Joe Biden and President Obama were right on board with him. My earlier post on this is here. In it, I called attention to Hoffa, and the type of … Continue reading

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Bipartisan Jobs Bill?

In this article at Foxnews, Obama accuses Republicans of putting “party ahead of country” in so many words, related to negotiating some kind of jobs bill. It’s not the party, stupid. It’s the fact that you have amply demonstrated that … Continue reading

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A Real Class Act

Teamsters President Jimmy Hoffa said these words referring to the Tea Party, when introducing Obama at a rally in Detroit, Michigan, today: “President Obama, this is your army. We are ready to march. Let’s take these son of bitches out … Continue reading

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