Sometimes “S___ Happens” to Good People

Some relatively recent events and articles that got me thinking: one set of parents wants to sue Sandy Hook Elementary; the suicide of internet activist Aaron Swartz; an article in the 1/15/13, Wall Street Journal, “I Have to Swim Against … Continue reading

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Gun Control – Part II

Two pertinent facts about me: 1) I classify myself as a conservative moderate. 2) I’m not anti-gun. I’ve owned guns almost as long as I can remember, and continue to enjoy a morning at the range with my sons occasionally. … Continue reading

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Wealth Redistribution – Part II: What is Fair?

If this is your first visit to the blogsite, please see the Welcome above. How much is too much? The “Fiscal Cliff” has been averted.  (Another “crisis” essentially fabricated by the media to sell papers)  No surprise there.  Neither party … Continue reading

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Wealth Redistribution, Part 1: And Your Point Is?

If this is your first visit to the website, please see the Welcome above. Conservative columnists and commentators (I consider myself a conservative moderate) often use the term “Wealth Redistribution” as if it were an unequivocal evil thing, like say … Continue reading

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No Representation Without Taxation

If this is your first visit to the website, please see the Welcome above. We all know that our country was started on the battle cry, “No taxation without representation.” Initially the reverse was true also, “No representation (voting) without … Continue reading

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Saying “Fiscal Cliff” Is Taking Sides – Campaign for America’s Future | Blog

Chris4Gkids:

This one makes so much sense that I had to share it.

Originally posted on TRUTH4USA:

“The term ‘fiscal cliff’ is a one-sided propaganda phrase that misinforms and triggers public fear and anxiety. The fiscal cliff is not a ‘cliff’ and the country isn’t going to fall off anything at the end of the year. Journalists: don’t help the misinformers — don’t say or write ‘fiscal cliff.’ Congress: when people are scared and misinformed our Congress should pause, step back and help inform us instead of rushing to take advantage of the fear.”

…and while you’re at it: The is no such thing as the “Democrat Party”.

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The Immigration Mess: Another Example

If this is your first visit to the website, please see Welcome above. Sunday’s local paper, The Tri-City Herald, included an article about Juan Perez, a Hispanic American Marine (eight years of service, two deployments to Iraq) who married Diana … Continue reading

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