Tag Archives: politics

THE NEXT MARRIAGE TABOO BEGINS TO TOPPLE

With the legalization of same-sex “marriage,” what opponents predicted has already begun to happen. What is the latest taboo to fall?  New York appeals court unanimously OKs some incestuous marriages from Life Site News. The New York state Court of Appeals … Continue reading

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THOMAS SOWELL ON WHO SHUT DOWN THE GOVERNMENT

Just in case you missed it. Here is straightforward explanation of Who Shut Down the Government? by Thomas Sowell. Even when it comes to something as basic, and apparently as simple and straightforward, as the question of who shut down the federal government, … Continue reading

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WHY WOULD WE WANT TO RUN A DEFICIT FOR OBAMACARE?

Consider the chart above. Now consider the one below. Contrary to what many still believe, most federal spending goes to Social Security (Pensions) and Healthcare programs. That is, for the sake of social programs, not military spending, we are blowing … Continue reading

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A TWO-PARTY SYSTEM IN AMERICA?

On the Internet, one thing links to another. So it is that when I read John Boehner’s Compromise (Not So Much) On Obamacare (at Political Realities), I shortly thereafter found myself reading The Democrat Speaker of the House, John Boehner, Is … Continue reading

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A DECADENT AMERICA?

Until recent years, “decadent” is a word we did not often hear applied to Americans. decadent  adj : marked by excessive self-indulgence and moral decay; “a decadent life of excessive money and no sense of           responsibility”; “a group of effete … Continue reading

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