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President Obama is neither weak nor stupid… nor a progressive

A really intelligent, thought provoking observation by Laurence Lewis over at the Daily Kos: President Obama is neither weak nor stupid… nor a progressive I don’t think there is anything I can add to that post, other than, “damned straight”. … Continue reading

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Obama Deservedly Scores Points With Veterans

In an issue close to my heart, President Obama has done something for American veterans that the Bush administration patently ignored, the care of our PTSD and TBI war casualties. As reported by the Christian Science Monitor: Previous posts on … Continue reading

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The Power Of The People

How It Can Bring Down A Demagogue & How It Can Make Our Public Servants Listen To Us In Terms Of Health Care Reform   The twenty-four hour period immediately following President Obama’s address before Congress on September 10 produced … Continue reading

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Dancing With The Pols In Vegas & DC

Readers may remember that I called out Harry Reid’s ludicrous comments last week relating to his contention that he was withholding approval of funding for the shutdown of the Guantanamo detention facility and subsequent transfer of the prisoners because he … Continue reading

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Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas & DC

When Political Fear Trumps The Tenets Of Our Constitution Harry Reid was born (1939) and raised in Searchlight, which is a small mining town in Clark County, Nevada, roughly 58 miles southwest of Las Vegas, which also is a part … Continue reading

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Taking It On The Chin, Like A Man

It should be no surprise to any even minimally politically aware citizen that if you have the audacity to aspire to, let alone, eventually accept the job as president of the United States, antagonists will come at you from all … Continue reading

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Protocol Be Damned: Humanity Over Servility

John Coleman, the former drum major for the Cleveland Firefighters Memorial Pipes & Drums,was captured on news cameras as he acknowledged President Barack Obama’s friendly wave during the inaugural parade on January 20 in Washington, DC. Coleman and the pipe … Continue reading

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