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Reflections on Palm Sunday
Today I walked the Psalm Sunday roadthat runs from Bethany on the east side of the Mount of Olives over the ridge of the mountain, down into the Kedron Valley, before ascending to Jerusalem. It bei...
March 28, 2015 08:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prom about friends, not venue
Spring brings back memories of old to the days of my childhood. It causes me to look back with fond thoughts of my time spent at dear old Cherokee High. There were only two high schools during the ...
March 28, 2015 01:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obamacare hasn’t aged well
Five years ago, President Obama signed his signature health care initiative into law. Despite predictions by Obama and his fellow Democrats that it would become more popular once it was implemented...
March 26, 2015 10:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opportunities about to become politically involved
On March 1, 1962, 53 years ago, I arrived in Atlanta to become the Executive VP of the Georgia Milk Producers Association. My assignment was to build the milk farmers of Georgia into a cohesive tra...
March 25, 2015 08:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gentry liberals showing increasing clout
Rahm Emanuel heads into a runoff April 7 in his bid for a second term as mayor of Chicago. He’s the favorite going in, having won 46 percent in the Feb. 24 first round against longtime local office...
March 28, 2015 08:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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The NAACP’s fomentors of fear
They just can’t help themselves — and their agenda-driven media enablers never, ever learn. Last week, the NAACP made national front-page headlines with a local press release demanding that the fed...
March 28, 2015 01:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coffee cups no substitute for action on race
It didn’t take a genius to predict that the idea of promoting discussion about race between baristas at Starbucks and their customers would come to a rapid and certain end. However well intended, t...
March 28, 2015 01:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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The GOP Racing Form
WASHINGTON — With Ted Cruz announcing and Rand Paul and Marco Rubio soon to follow, it’s time to start handicapping the horses and making enemies. No point in wasting time on the Democratic field. ...
March 26, 2015 10:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wacko birds nesting in U.S. Senate
President Obama got it two-thirds right when he said that the delayed confirmation of his attorney general nominee, Loretta Lynch, is owing to Senate dysfunction and Republican stubbornness. He lef...
March 25, 2015 08:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Who Says Economics Hard?
Every day the Chinese go to work, Americans get a raise: Chinese workers, many earning each day about what Americans spend on a Starbucks latte, produce apparel, appliances and other stuff cheaply,...
March 25, 2015 08:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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