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In Response to the Recent Attack Upon Syria

Last week President Trump ordered the U.S. military to conduct strikes against sites in Syria that had been identified as possible locations for the production or storage of chemical weapons; the very weapons Syrian President Assad is accused of using … Continue reading

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In Honor Of Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday

A short time ago someone prefaced their comments on one of my articles with, “The problem with all you Republicans is…” and they then went on to provide a laundry lists of things they felt were the problem with those … Continue reading

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Pop Goes the Weasel

“A standing military force, with an overgrown Executive will not long be safe companions to liberty.” ~James Madison~ “The Congress shall have the power to … raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be … Continue reading

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Of Camping and Tyranny

How many of y’all have ever gone camping? Now when I say camping I’m not talking about loading up the RV and sleeping in the comfort of a fold out bed while you watch your satellite TV, nor am I … Continue reading

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Even A Fool Like Me Can See It

There’s somethin’ wrong with the world today I don’t know what it is Something’s wrong with our eyes We’re seein’ things in a different way And God knows it ain’t his ~Steven Tyler~ (Livin’ On The Edge) Have you ever … Continue reading

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Our Founders Were Not Politically Correct

Historians and statisticians place the population of the original 13 Colonies in 1776 at around 2.5 million people. To give you an idea of how few in number they were, the current population of New York City is estimated to … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t You As Angry As I Am?

On February 8, 1788 the Fifty-first of 85 essays written by Publius was published in newspapers across the State of New York in an effort to convince people that the proposed Constitution posed no dangers to their rights and the … Continue reading

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Are We Destined To Fail?

I have no way of knowing for certain, but I’d imagine that there are quite a few parents out there who read these little, (okay, not always so little), rants of mine. If that is the case, then I’m certain … Continue reading

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Patriot or Slave (Make Your Choice)

“The time is now near at hand which must probably determine whether Americans are to be freemen or slaves; whether they are to have any property they can call their own; whether their houses and farms are to be pillaged … Continue reading

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