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A thanks to those who run for office
Yes, Georgia still has a political runoff on July 22 and a general election in November but a month ago we had our Georgia Primary Election where a number of courageous men and women stepped up to ...
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Mother’s Day, some reflections
Mother’s Day is always an emotional time for me. This year I even found myself tearing up when I was watching a Hallmark ad on TV. Mother’s Day brings a flood of memories, both of my own mother and...
May 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Major aspiration should be to make your mom rejoice
“Honor your father and your mother.” Moses penned it, Jesus endorsed it and wisdom commends it. This is the time of year tribute is paid to one member of that duet: mom. She willingly walks through...
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Anniversary bash took friends back in time
Because our children got carried away with the drive-in movie theme for our 60th wedding anniversary party, the main attraction for lots of folks was the drive-in movie set. Throughout the Sunday a...
May 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama’s foreign policy in a nutshell: Retreat
by George Will, columnist
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Two hundred and nine years after Marines visited those shores, dispatched by President Jefferson to punish Barbary pirates for attacking U.S. vessels in the Mediterranean, Marines are again in that...
Back to Iraq: Too Little, Too Late?
by Cal Thomas
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
George W. Bush never claimed to be prescient, but here he is in 2007, warning us what would happen if the United States prematurely pulled its troops out of Iraq before Iraqi forces were sufficient...
The sound, the fury and the tweet
by Charles Krauthammer, columnist
May 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Mass schoolgirl kidnapping in Nigeria — to tweet or not to tweet? Is hashtagging one’s indignation about some outrage abroad an exercise in moral narcissism or a worthy new way of standing up to ba...
Congressmen shouldn’t fly first-class on the taxpayers’ dime
by The Washington Examiner
May 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Once in a while, even in Congress, an idea crops up that makes so much sense that people say “well, of course” when they hear of it. Such is the case with the “If Our Military Has to Fly Coach Then...
Government Waste: Where has all the money gone?
by Cal Thomas
May 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Most people, perhaps even the super-wealthy, who are usually accountable to auditors, want to know where their money goes. This is especially true when they detect money for which they can’t accoun...
Political Competition: That’s what changing voter alignments, not racism
by Michael Barone, columnist
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Have the Republicans become the white man’s party? Are the depth and bitterness of Republicans’ opposition to Barack Obama and his administration the product of racism? Those are questions you hear...