Tag Archives: Ronald Reagan

The Zany Bracket

Believe it or not the GOP race for president hasn’t even gotten serious yet.  Does anyone really think there are 17 contenders?  How much support do you think a Jim Gilmore or George Pataki can muster?  I didn’t even remember … Continue reading

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Mooned

When you moon someone you try to put your rectum in the middle of the “presentation”.  That is what the Republican Party did to the world last night in Cleveland.  In their case the middle was skewed slightly to their … Continue reading

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Giving Away Nothing; Again

Jonathan Pollard.  It is one of those names that makes you say, “I know the name but I just can’t recall where I remember it from.”  To refresh your memory Pollard was a CIA employee who was arrested for spying … Continue reading

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Give Peace A Chance

There is a hawkish element in America that seems to love war.  They want to bomb everyone and their favorite target over the last few decades is Iran.  Last week President Obama with notable help from Secretary of State John … Continue reading

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Is Donald Hillary’s Early Trump Card?

You write a daily column about (mainly American) politics.  It’s Sunday afternoon; time to write your Monday column, several big stories you want to address are still developing; what do you do?  The answer is you write about Donald Trump. 

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Hillary Hits A Double

“Prosperity can’t just be for CEOs and hedge fund managers. Democracy can’t just be for billionaires and corporations.  Prosperity and democracy are part of your basic bargain. You brought this country back and now it’s time—your time to secure the … Continue reading

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Repeated Graditude

This article is almost completely “stolen” from the postings of June 6, 2011 and June 6, 2014.  I had to use quotation marks because I can’t think of a way it is physically possible to steal from myself.  Imperfect as … Continue reading

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Un-American “Patriots”

Friday is the Sabbath in Islam.  This past Friday shameful activity took place in Phoenix in the name of patriotism.  It was neither patriotic nor acceptable!

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Kicking The Roads To The Ashcan

American governmental units, particularly the Congress, are often legitimately criticized for kicking the can down the road.  Rather than take the often politically risky but prudent move of address a problem head on; after much debate, handwringing and sanctimonious rhetoric … Continue reading

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Denial To Exacerbation

A long time ago I learned that the first step in solving a problem is realizing it exists.  If you just stop and think about it for a second that makes a lot of sense.  Well, the Republicans in the … Continue reading

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