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The Art of Fascism……

FASCISM:  NOUN an authoritarian and nationalistic right-wing system of government and social organization. synonyms: authoritarianism · totalitarianism · dictatorship · despotism · autocracy · Nazism · rightism · nationalism · xenophobia · racism · anti-Semitism · jingoism · isolationism · … Continue reading

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The Constitution and Religion……..

I am a fairly spiritual person. I don’t do the church thing or worship on any specific day.  I do believe that there is a Creator but I don’t believe he did it all in 7 of man’s days.  It’s … Continue reading

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Fear and Loathing vs. Fact and Progress…….

Over the course of the last 2 weeks I’ve been in a discussion…..I use that word loosely……..with a person of the male GOP persuasion. It’s been rather enlightening, to say the least. I’ve learned that even intelligent people can be … Continue reading

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Ignorance in the 21st Century……

I’ve been collecting these from Facebook, and a few other places, and it made me realize that I’m not the only one worried about how stupid this country is becoming. All of these memes are extremely descriptive of what is … Continue reading

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Impeachment …….. 3rd Installment……

Here we go again. Is anyone else as sick as I am about how Congress is wasting our money on bullshit?  Four Benghazi investigations by the GOP…..no fault found/innocent, almost a billion dollars.  Shutting down the government out of pique, … Continue reading

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The New (old) Blame Game……

For the last few years, I’ve been amazed at the backwards way this country is going.  It seems that certain people in this country think it’s alright for us to return to the Dark Ages and ignore any kind of … Continue reading

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Taxing Churches and the NFL

Why not? Why not tax the NFL? As of this moment, they are completely tax exempt. They make billions every year off of every fan (and a lot of non-fans who buy stuff for loved ones) who go to games, … Continue reading

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Politics and Tsunami’s………

Once again the GOP is about to screw with a necessary thing.  If the GOP has their way, the National Weather Service will lose 126 million dollars of its budget. This agency doesn’t just tell us about the weather, it … Continue reading

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Let’s Put the Blame Where It Belongs……

I made the mistake of correcting someone on Facebook today.  Then, someone else jumped in and told me I was wrong and “to check your facts”.  Well, you know what?  I did. I did it because I thought that person … Continue reading

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