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The Best is Yet to Come … of course it is


The Internet today has been simply aflame with stories and articles about the complete meltdown of sanity at Missouri University (or Mizzou if you prefer) over one of the precious students finding themselves offended by something. Sadly, however, exactly what … Continue reading

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What Should Really be Blamed?


We see time and again, over and over and over, aberrant behavior. People are beaten, people are robbed, people are denied their rights and equal protection under the law, poverty, hopelessness, and so on. Do these things have a common … Continue reading

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Speaking Whose Truth?


Published on 6/15/15 at Canada Free Press          The most important service rendered by the press and the magazines is that                         of educating people to … Continue reading

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Life Gets Better with Age


An old friend always seems to have an endless stream of jokes, so this one surprised me.  Truth, or maybe I should say  TRUTH, doesn’t always come wrapped in a PhD, or is pronounced from a pulpit or from the … Continue reading

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Coming to America


Published at Canada Free Press on April 8, 2015 I heard Neil Diamond’s song “America” (which is frequently referred to as “Coming to America”) today as I was driving alone in my car.  It was released in 1980 as part … Continue reading

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Ignorance versus Apathy

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  I recalled an old, make that VERY old joke.  Students were asked “What is the difference between ‘Ignorance’ and ‘Apathy’?”  The most common answer the questioners received was “I don’t know, and I don’t care.” I thought of this … Continue reading

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A Few Random Thoughts


As thoughts run through my head (or perhaps stumble would be a more accurate characterization) I write them down.  I usually think to myself “Hmmm, this might be good for an article”.  But it isn’t always.  Sometimes it’s just an … Continue reading

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But Hey, It’s FREE!


You can always count on our President, Barack Obama for some gimmicky giveaway idea that will appeal to the nearly untutored who don’t understand the one simple fact that is never, ever discussed when Obama unveils his latest brainstorm. They … Continue reading

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Is Now the Time for a Second Political Party?


No, my friends, the term “second political party” is not a typo.  It is not an error. It is not a misstatement. The cooperation afforded to that tall, slim fellow who lives in the White House by those who call … Continue reading

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Ending Two Wars or Just Concentrating on the War at Home?


Barack Obama constantly tells us that he has “ended two wars.” Has he really? Or have the wars of which he speaks actually continued, but in which he has chosen to refuse to play a part, while he has been … Continue reading

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