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Hidden Agenda Night

Anyone who read yesterday’s column knows I went into last night’s debate without much in the way of expectations.  It would have been very easy to write a column whose theme was SSDD.  I think however I may have detected … Continue reading

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Blind “Leadership”

Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris are still dominating the international news and, barring a major development, I expect they will for at least the rest of the week.  I will grant everyone that they were a big deal; my problem … Continue reading

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Lessons Already Learned And To Come

Late Tuesday afternoon my BlackBerry buzzed with the news that Hillary Clinton said she is against the Keystone XL pipeline.  I’m certain that didn’t just come to her in the last 24 hours.  Interestingly it dovetailed with issues I wanted … Continue reading

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Jeb, John Or Certain Defeat

It amazes me how much we are talking about the 2016 election this early.  It seems like it is with good cause and not just limited to political junkies.  The people who measure such things claim more of the general … Continue reading

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Not Being The Biggest Loser Equals Being The Winner?

Quantity doesn’t always guarantee quality.  This has never been more clearly illustrated than by the field of 2016 GOP hopefuls!  Often it seems like a race to the pits, (and I’m not talking about NASCAR pits).  Some months ago I … Continue reading

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They’re Back

With Labor Day in the rear view mirror the summer season has met its traditional end for 2015.  That also means Congress is back in session and the “official” political season has started.  If you missed the fact that Congress … Continue reading

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Of Ed & Tom

Today is Labor Day.  If you are progressive and pro-union like me, (aren’t the two term mutually inclusive – they should be), this is a day to recognize the labor of American workers.  Collective bargaining is the heart of the … Continue reading

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Isolationist Idiocy

Today I’d like to give thanks to the Republican Party.  No, I haven’t lost my mind.  Read on.

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Baseball Anyone?

It’s Wednesday morning as I sit down to write this article and several topics are on my mind.  Interestingly, while unrelated, they all come together if you think of them in terms of one of them – baseball. 

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Imitators Or Idiots?

Sunday Donald Trump revealed his immigration policy.  Monday I caught the “bullet points” version of it and dismissed it as the rantings of the ignorant.  Trump is becoming an increasingly large joke and seriously analyzing any of his policy statements … Continue reading

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