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The High Cost of Doing the Right Thing

The High Cost of Doing the Right Thing
October 26, 2015
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There are times, when doing the right thing, sets off a chain reaction that results in good and honorable individuals …Read the Rest

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St. Crispin’s Day

St. Crispin’s Day
October 25, 2015
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If we follow the letter of the speech, then I must honor St. Crispin’s Day.  One of my Clements ancestors …Read the Rest

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Progressive Free Speech

Progressive Free Speech
October 21, 2015
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There are many ‘progressive’ ideas I  like, especially when it comes to a social welfare safety net.  Having lived in …Read the Rest

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Why Aren’t They Defending Their Home Instead of Running Away?

Why Aren’t They Defending Their Home Instead of Running Away?
October 17, 2015
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Once again Donald Trump is in trouble for saying something that I think many of us have thought.  Why don’t …Read the Rest

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Obama & World War III

Obama & World War III
October 15, 2015
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“…It has been nearly impossible for two U.S. presidents — Bush, a conservative evangelical; and Obama, a progressive liberal — …Read the Rest

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Christ Was Black, or a Palestinian & Other Revisionist Lies

Christ Was Black, or a Palestinian & Other Revisionist Lies
October 12, 2015
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I consider myself a historian.  As such, perhaps the entities I loath the most are revisionists.  I detest people who …Read the Rest

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Media Political Hispanic Racism

Media Political Hispanic Racism
October 10, 2015
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On Friday, I was watching an interview on CNN with a woman who supports Donald Trump.  The CNN blond news-reader …Read the Rest

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9/11 Logic

9/11 Logic
October 10, 2015
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I don’t know who is worse, Donald Trump or the media.  From what I gather, what Trump said was that …Read the Rest

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Who Said What?

Who Said What?
October 8, 2015
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Eugenics are a very nasty thing.  If you know nothing else about eugenics, just think about Khan Noonien Singh.  Eugenics …Read the Rest

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Cultural Assimilation or Racism?

Cultural Assimilation or Racism?
October 5, 2015
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I know this one is going to get me in big trouble in some circles, but it needs to be …Read the Rest

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Music & Faith

Music & Faith
September 26, 2015
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Friday was a day of amazing music in NYC, starting with Pope Francis at Ground Zero.  It started with the …Read the Rest

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How The Metropolitan Opera Blew It

How The Metropolitan Opera Blew It
September 24, 2015
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Ten years after the Emancipation Proclamation, the first opera company in Washington, DC was founded, in 1873 by former slaves.  …Read the Rest

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Why I Am “Anti-Vaxx”

Why I Am “Anti-Vaxx”
September 23, 2015
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Did you know that only about 10% of allergic and reactions to immunizations are reported?  That is one of the …Read the Rest

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Why It Is What It Isn’t

Why It Is What It Isn’t
September 21, 2015
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“…The problem with “It is what it is” is that it abdicates responsibility, shuts down creative problem solving, and concedes …Read the Rest

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Sunday Morning Opera: My Favorite Opera

Sunday Morning Opera:  My Favorite Opera
September 20, 2015
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People who insanely love opera are well…insane.  We are an irrational lot, surpassed only by baseball fans.  When the two …Read the Rest

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Only in New Mexico or Something Else?

Only in New Mexico or Something Else?
September 18, 2015
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Did you know you can be banned from commenting on Raw Story if you identify yourself as a Christian?  I …Read the Rest

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Banned from Commenting for Being a Christian

Banned from Commenting for Being a Christian
September 17, 2015
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Tomorrow I will highlight the article which managed to get me banned from commenting on Raw Story – because I’m …Read the Rest

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The Abusive Bullies of #BlackLivesMatter

The Abusive Bullies of #BlackLivesMatter
September 11, 2015
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NOTE:  It is not the message of which I disapprove.  It is the abusive tactics and dubious connections of which …Read the Rest

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The Insanity of Hypersensitivity

The Insanity of Hypersensitivity
September 9, 2015
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“…In 2003 Shaykh Saleh Al-Fawzan, a member at that time of the Senior Council of Clerics, Saudi Arabia’s highest religious …Read the Rest

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Giving Christians a Bad Name

Giving Christians a Bad Name
September 3, 2015
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Unfortunately, there are a heck of a lot of people out there who pretend to be Christians who give all …Read the Rest

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Did Dangerous Rhetoric Lead to a Cop’s Death

Did Dangerous Rhetoric Lead to a Cop’s Death
September 1, 2015
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The reason #BlackLivesMatter is pissed with Bernie Sanders is because he voted to extradite Assata Shakur from Cuba, where the …Read the Rest

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The Freedom to Offend

The Freedom to Offend
August 31, 2015
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Several weeks ago, I left a comment about those who think the Confederate flag should be banned.  One of the …Read the Rest

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Diversity Training by Sadism

Diversity Training by Sadism
August 28, 2015
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Jane Elliott’s work is based on abusive techniques gleaned from a Leon Uris book about the Nazi persecution of the …Read the Rest

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When Is a Hate Crime Not a Hate Crime?

When Is a Hate Crime Not a Hate Crime?
August 27, 2015
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Hate crimes are funny things.  Evidently they are only hate crimes when they are perpetrated against certain minority groups, by …Read the Rest

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Leave It to Lindsey

Leave It to Lindsey
August 26, 2015
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“…”He’s shallow. He’s ill-prepared to be commander in chief,” Graham said. “He doesn’t know what he’s talking about in terms …Read the Rest

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Manners Matter Even For Activists

Manners Matter Even For Activists
August 25, 2015
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The other day I was on a long, and frankly, exasperating Twitter conversation about #BlackLivesMatter and how horribly rude they …Read the Rest

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Racism, Bias, Prejudice & History

Racism, Bias, Prejudice & History
August 24, 2015
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Racism as evil is a strange thing. It has been the basis of genocide since the beginning of time. Funny …Read the Rest

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The Lesson of Julian Bond

The Lesson of Julian Bond
August 18, 2015
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Once upon a time, when someone who was not white was trying to rise to the top, they had to …Read the Rest

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Obama, ISIS & World War III

Obama, ISIS & World War III
August 14, 2015
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The Obama Administration is out of control when it comes to their rhetoric against Russia.  Now, outgoing Army Chief of …Read the Rest

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I Wish I Could Say What I Think

I Wish I Could Say What I Think
August 13, 2015
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I think there is something terribly wrong with the Left.  When I started hanging out with liberals in 2012 it …Read the Rest

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