Monthly Archives: July 2012

An Olympic Entitlement Mentality

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The London Olympic Games promised to be epic, but Londoners and spectators are less than impressed. While fans and family members of athletes are getting increasingly frustrated by being refused tickets to Olympic events, local London businesses are not getting

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A Test for the Tea Party and the Downfall of the GOP Establishment

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There are a number of big elections across America today. Georgia has one. The GOP establishment wants us to vote for a tax increase for transportation. It’s called the Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax or T-SPLOST. The proposed

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Is the Stage Being Set for World War III?

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David Boaz of the CATO Institute reminds us about World War I: World War I was a catastrophe, a foolish and unnecessary war, a war of European potentates that both England and the United States could have stayed out of

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Homosexuals Wanna Have Their Wedding Cake… and Eat It Too

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The owner of Masterpiece Cake Shop in Lakewood, Colorado has recently been the “beneficiary” of a number of protests in response to his unwillingness to make wedding cakes for homosexual “marriages.” In the wake of Dan Cathy’s now famous declaration of

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The Aurora Massacre and the War on Meaning

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The Batman massacre by orange-headed defendant James Holmes is a noisy burp following an extended sit-down meal at a buffet-style restaurant in a strip mall of modern philosophy. The fare in the first course is a high-fat all-you-can-eat consumerism with

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6-Year-Old Gives 10 Reasons NOT to Vote for Obama!

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Out of the mouths of babes. Maybe Liberals and so-called Independents can understand why voting for Barack Obama a second time is a bad idea if they hear it from a six-year-old. Liberals need to be treated like children. They

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Has “In God We Trust” Become a Fraud?

In God We Trust

Fifty-six years ago today, on July 30, 1956, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a joint resolution of the U.S. Congress, authorizing “In God We Trust” as the U.S. national motto. Atheists have claimed that the phrase was purely political; a

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30,000 Drones Will be Watching Us

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When the communists were a threat in the 1950s and 1960s, the American people made their own preparations for safety and survival. Americans knew their government could not save them from every contingency, so a number of them took matters

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Who's Going to Win in November?

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In trying to simplify the state of the race and move past the statistical dead-heat that the national polls show the race in, I have done a little more electoral map analysis today.  I have taken advantage of RealClearPolitics’ delightful

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What's Truth Got to Do With It?

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You’ve heard it said that the First Amendment gives us the right to free speech, but it doesn’t give us the right to yell “Fire” in a crowded theater. In other words, with rights come certain responsibilities; we’re not given

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Obama's Convenient Pro-Israel Campaign

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Should it come as a surprise that a few days before Mitt Romney is scheduled to visit Jerusalem, Obama signs a strengthened U.S.-Israel security bill and releases seventy million dollars to Israel touting America’s “unshakeable commitment”? The money is allegedly

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“Death Panels” Alive and Well in the UK – Is US Next?

I Want You to Die

The UK has a government healthcare system much like the one Obama wants to implement here in the States. It’s run by the National Health Service and is funded mostly by taxes. Different “care pathways” are used to manage each

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