Monthly Archives: October 2014

Obama’s Legacy

It seems to me… “Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy.” ~ Earnest Benn. There definitely are times when, based on their statements and … Continue reading

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Protest Now!

It seems to me… “This is America. Anyone is free to protest about anything they want.” ~ Nikki Haley. We seem to have reached a point in the U.S. where everyone can have their own protest organization. The militia movement … Continue reading

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2014 Midterm Elections

It seems to me… “The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.” ~ Winston Churchill. With U.S. mid-term elections approaching, the primary concern of Democrats is losing control of the Senate to Republicans who apparently … Continue reading

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Debt and Inequality

It seems to me… “A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it.” ~ Alexis de Tocqueville. Misguided conservatives continue to sally forth to battle some non-existent … Continue reading

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