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Expensive Hypocrites

A great parlor game for progressives would be to debate which state has the craziest state government.  Living in metro Raleigh I have a front row seat to the insanity of North Carolina.  Mississippi’s recent actions have caused a writer … Continue reading

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About The Weekend

PART  ONE It is early Sunday morning as I begin this article and it will be very late Sunday night when I finish it.  The “big” political events of the weekend were the various primaries and caucuses along with a … Continue reading

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Lesser Of GOP Evils

This is getting to be a common theme in some of my and other people’s writing: the Republican Party is paying the price for its past sins.  Nowhere is this more clearly illustrated than in the 2016 GOP presidential race.  … Continue reading

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What Have We Done?

In the aftermath of losing the 2008 elections the Republicans felt they were a Party about to disintegrate.  In a desperate act of self-preservation they stoked the fires of racism and bigotry to give life to the Tea Party movement.  … Continue reading

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Questions For Lunch

A little over a week ago I had lunch with a Republican friend of mine who asked me just how serious I thought Donald Trump was about winning the presidency.  My reaction was a smile and my reply was that … Continue reading

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A Wise Judicial Decision

Today is another of those days to circle on your calendar because I’m going to compliment a George W. Bush nominee.  Federal Judge David Bunning (whose father Jim was a much better pitcher than Senator) sentenced Rowan County (KY) Clerk … Continue reading

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Congratulations, You’re Fired

In 28 states it is perfectly legal to marry the person you love and be fired for it.  Do you find that shocking?  You are not alone and that is a huge part of the problem.

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Where’s Sam?

Wednesday of last week Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal declared his candidacy for the 2016 Republican Presidential nomination.  The only reason I remember the day is because I was sitting in a hospital waiting room whose television was tuned to Fox … Continue reading

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My biggest political pet peeve is people not voting.  Probably the most frequent reason they cite is, “All politicians are the same.”  Nothing could be further from the truth!

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