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Heaven for real, but returning visits are not
On a cruise in December, a couple from Indianapolis asked what I thought of the book titled, “Heaven is for Real.” In retrospect I fear my response was abrupt. In my haste to respond I said, “It is...
January 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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First Citizen leads by example
Yesterday was a very special day. At its annual meeting of the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce, the First Citizen was announced. Considering our population is well over 200,000, being the First...
January 23, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘State’ speech was ‘more of same’ from Obama
President Obama’s 2015 State of the Union address on Tuesday included the usual laundry list of new proposals that such speeches tend to feature. But his talk this year had an odd triumphal twist —...
January 21, 2015 09:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Success is when your memories make you smile’
One of those down-home stories that continue to make the e-mail circuit tells about a student who, on assignment from her psychology class, interviewed her grandmother and asked her grandmother to ...
January 21, 2015 09:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama’s bloody Yemen disaster
When President Obama declares something a “success story,” you know it has “TOTAL FAILURE” embedded in its DNA. Four months ago, America’s King Midas in Reverse crowed about the fruits of his trium...
January 24, 2015 05:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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How Jeb deals with Schiavo case likely to decide his ’16 run
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Outside of the D.C. and New York areas, it is hard for a daily newspaper to influence the ongoing conversation and debate during a presidential campaign season. But one paper...
January 24, 2015 05:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Welfare state mushrooming
America’s national character will have to be changed if progressives are going to implement their agenda. So, changing social norms is the progressive agenda. To understand how far this has advance...
January 21, 2015 09:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Time for Coke, McDonald’s to ‘carry on’
I never thought I would see the day that two beloved American icons, Coca-Cola and McDonald’s, would be forced to run from their own products and great traditions. But that’s exactly what is happen...
January 16, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tell me again who the racists are?
I stand with the Santa Barbara News-Press. How about you? The newspaper is under fire for refusing to kowtow to left-wing word police and militant propagandists who demand unfettered illegal immigr...
January 16, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama: Charlie Who?
On Sunday, at the great Paris rally, the whole world was Charlie. By Tuesday, the veneer of solidarity was exposed as tissue thin. It began dissolving as soon as the real, remaining Charlie Hebdo p...
January 15, 2015 10:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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