Tag Archives: President Bush

An Appropriate Response

It seems to me… “Rhetoric is a poor substitute for action, and we have trusted only to rhetoric.  If we are really to be a great nation, we must not merely talk; we must act big.”  ~ Theodore Roosevelt. It … Continue reading

Posted in Allawite, Arab Spring, Crimea, Egypt, EU, Europe, European Union, G-20, G-8, George W. Bush, Georgia, Hosni Mubarrak, IMF, International Monetary Fund, Libya, Moammar Gaddafi, Muslim, Obama, President Bashar, President Vladimir Putin, Russia, Sanctions, Shi’ite, South Ossetia, Sunni, Syria, Ukraine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

After The Election

It seems to me… “Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody.”  ~ Franklin Pierce Adams. The U.S. Presidential election is over and the majority once again has spoken.  It … Continue reading

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The Republican Non-Option

It seems to me… “I always like to take my time and examine the two candidates, see not only the two candidates but the policies they will bring in, the people they will bring in, who they might appoint to … Continue reading

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National Debt Increase

It seems to me… First of all, let me say that I believe BOTH political parties are equally at fault for our current financial problems and national deficit. When Bush became President, our nation was running a budget surplus.  He … Continue reading

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Selling The Big Lie

It seems to me… “If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it…” ~ Joseph Goebbels, German Minister of Propaganda, 1933-1945 Talk about a distortion of facts…  Attempting to shift blame … Continue reading

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Call It Sedition

It seems to me… Sedition:    incitement of discontent or rebellion against a government; any action, especially in speech or writing, promoting such discontent or rebellion. Treason:     the offense of acting to overthrow one’s government or to harm or kill its … Continue reading

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