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Words

American college students are not the hope of our future. They are childish and irresponsible because they are taught to believe in a fantasy world. Rather than preparing young adults to become adept at navigating a life-course in the real … Continue reading

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Free To Believe ~ Free To Speak

People believe what they want to.  And rare indeed is the person who changes his beliefs, once he’s settled on what’s his own.  That’s pretty much why most folks don’t spend much time examining or discussing their beliefs.  Everything’s already … Continue reading

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“Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.” – W. Penn

I caught part of an old movie on TV today, it being drizzly outside. From 1955, it was “A Man Called Peter”, about Peter Marshall, who was twice Chaplain of the United States Senate. During a scene in which he … Continue reading

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What’s On The Agenda?

Chris Matthews and other left-wing hacks blame conservative talk-radio hosts Michael Savage and Mark Levin for creating a “climate of hate” which led to the killings in Tucson.  The point they try to make is that “angry” rhetoric stirs up … Continue reading

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Those Two Things

rewritten from original draft of 2009 (From one of those “I get depressed during the holidays” people.) An Explosion Of Thoughts In a typical newsy Christmas letter, one of my relatives wrote, “The back and forth political ranting is becoming … Continue reading

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Ignorance

Like a pandemic virus, there sure seems to be a lot of ignorance going around.  To many, there is no need to confuse issues with facts, because they’ve already made up their minds.  Rather than seeking a meeting of the … Continue reading

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Book Burning And Other Horrors

This is my comment to an article I read at http://www.veteranstoday.com/2010/09/09/why-muslims-dare-not-burn-the-bible-in-return/  I think it is important enough to post it here. The brief bio next to your article, “Why Muslims Dare Not Burn the Bible in Return” indicates that you are … Continue reading

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