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Fifty Shades of Bombs Away!

Obama has finally found an answer to that perennial Presidential dilemma…what do we do with the Army? Voila…Syria is our new enemy. Forget all this ‘chemical weapons’ baloney. We encouraged Iraq to use these weapons against Iran back in the … Continue reading

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Who Will Protect Us From The NSA?

The government continues to overreach using ‘terrorism’ as the excuse to slowly remove our personal privacy and liberties in the name of national security. The terrorist have already won. They have sown the seeds of fear that dictate our actions. … Continue reading

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The Most Unlucky Man In The World

Here’s a guy who just had a very bad day. He accidentally flew his small plane into the airspace where President Obama was being ferried to Air Force  One. He didn’t realize his mistake until two F16’s appeared outside his … Continue reading

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Bradley Manning’s Treatment Shows the Real Obama

It’s hard to believe how we’re treating Bradley Manning, the man accused (but not convicted) of leaking information to Wikileaks. I can’t condone what he did but whatever happen to justice and innocent until proven guilty? The treatment of Manning … Continue reading

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I Want to be Far From This Maddening Crowd

It turns out that crowd estimating is a very touchy subject in Washington D.C.  Everyone who stages a rally wants to brag about the huge size of their crowd to bolster the validity of their message. The National Parks Service … Continue reading

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The USDA Grows Mismanagement

I don’t know if USDA Agriculture Secretary Tom Vislack was the real culprit or someone higher up but this foul-up is inexcusable. Any manager worth his pay knows better than to jump to conclusions without the facts…especially regarding personnel decisions! … Continue reading

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Obama Bashes Bankers…Again

Obama gave a tongue lashing to our countries biggest bankers…again. He’s got to keep the pressure on. These guys are dyed-in-the-wool capitalists who will “sell you the rope to hang them with”. Government is our only protection against these behemoths. … Continue reading

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Obama and the Dalai Lama Tweak China

I think Obama’s tough stance on China is not only appropriate but needed. They respect only strength. This may be a more common occurrence over the next decade as our interests continue to collide. Meeting the Dalai Lama sends a … Continue reading

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No More Men on the Moon

Obama’s budget essentially kills the current project to send men back to the moon. Sounds good to me. Been there, done that. Mars is the new destination. He also wants to leverage private enterprise to make new rockets. Somebody please … Continue reading

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Just War or ‘Just’ War?

It’s interesting to hear the change in tone about the war in Afghanistan as Obama accepts the Nobel Peace Prize. When leaders start talking about a ‘just’ war, that’s a euphemism for ‘we don’t know how to get out so … Continue reading

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Obama-rama Meets China

President Obama met with the Chinese this week but nothing substantial happened. Just as planned. The whole trip was a scripted affair, even the town meeting where Obama had hoped to talk openly to some real people. The Chinese would … Continue reading

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A Noble Nobel Winner

This award has generated a lot of controversy since day one. While it’s true that an small, eclectic group makes these decisions, the award of a Nobel Prize still carries a lot of weight around the world. The GOP wonks … Continue reading

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Obama Addresses School Children

Obama wants to address school children with a message to stay in school, work hard and get a good education.  Of course, conservatives are belly-aching  about ‘indoctrination’.  The first President Bush did the same thing in 1991 and the Democrats … Continue reading

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