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  • Going Dutch

    “We interrupt this writing to bring you an important question from your counselor…” I had been working on the finishing touches of a piece about the Trumpster and Benghazi when I had to take a break for my weekly, FORMAL delving into self. Fast forward...
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  • Despicable

    All the rhetoric we heard 12 years ago about “qualifications” to be president are out the window, quite obviously — or they only apply to Black-Muslim-Socialist-Terrorist-Kenyan candidates. Twelve years ago, it was illegal for Obama to be president, because he wasn’t really born here, his...
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  • Crimson Pride

    Yesterday, we saw the Washington Redskins get beaten. Today, October 12th, we take note of the very event that started the controversy over their name, the anniversary of the day that Christopher Columbus “discovered,” or more historically factual, happened upon a country already seen by...
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  • Sanders/Biden 2016?

    As I write this, it is becoming more and more certain that Joe Biden will challenge Hillary for the presidential nomination in 2016. Why? He is riding an unprecedented wave of popularity in his term as VP, and wants to take advantage of it. Perfectly understandable....
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  • Police… Lives… MATTERS?

    That’s what the separate signs in the picture circulating on Facebook said. Exactly that. There were three police officers, each holding a sign. They were all decked out in their vests, weapons and gear, and certainly looked official. The picture started showing up soon after...
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  • It’s time to give this fundraising strategy The Boot

    A Lansing, Michigan, firefighter is dead, and it breaks my heart to have been a seer on it happening. Dennis Rodeman was in the middle of a Boot Drive, when he was run over by a motorist. The allegations are that the death intentional, but that...
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  • It’s Armagayddon!

    The world as we know it ended last month. Thank God. Gay marriage has arrived throughout the country, from sea to shining sea. Manifest Destiny, but it manifested itself much quicker than we thought it would. Whom do we have to thank? Me thinks Joe...
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  • Bigotry, hate and history

    One hundred and fifty years after the first, it appears that the second surrender of the Confederacy has gained no-turning-back momentum concerning the Confederate flag. It is a horrific that it took the assassination of nine people to get us to this point. The murders...
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  • Misdiagnosed, undiagnosed… and moving forward

    It has been four years to the day since we put this lovely boy down, Bandit — that’s him on the right, lying there on my pillow with Abbey. His mom gave off great pups; Spencer and Belle are his half-siblings, but there is cancer...
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