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Harambe and the GorillaLivesMatter Movement that needs tranquilizing

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  Over the weekend, social media was abuzz with outrage over the killing of Harambe, a 17-year-old male Western lowland silverback gorilla. There’s a “gorillalivesmatter” movement afoot, including the hashtag #JusticeForHarambe. Just look at the comment from some moral dullard named Edwin Morales as example: Awful Huffpost! Because of the mother’s lack of vigilance and… Read more »

Is every Muslim a powder keg?

Is every Muslim a powder keg?

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  The other day Michael Hayden joined the chorus of those who assert that Donald Trump’s anti-Islamic terrorist rhetoric is helping ISIS recruit more jihadis. “The jihadist narrative is that there is undying enmity between Islam and the modern world so when Trump says they all hate us, he’s using their narrative … he’s feeding… Read more »

Memorial Day- Solemn, Happy, or Both?

Memorial Day- Solemn, Happy, or Both?

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Christian Jacobs hugs the headstone of his father U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Christopher Jacobs as mother Brittany, wipes away a tear in Arlington National Cemetery A friend recently posted this iconic 2007 photo of Christian Golczynski:   His father, Marine Staff Sgt. Marc Golczynski, was shot and killed while on patrol during his second tour… Read more »

Hillary caught lying dead to rights

Hillary caught lying dead to rights

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  Oh my. The phrase “dead to rights” has a number of possible origins, my favorite being the George Matsell version: DEAD TO RIGHTS. Positively guilty, and no way of getting clear. You can actually read Matsell’s entire book here. Hillary Clinton has been caught lying dead to rights. We’ve watched for the last couple… Read more »

trump shrug

To be posted the evening of November 8 2016 after Trump Loses… (Guest Post)

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  As an eyewitness to history, I can see how things are currently trending and how the current path should be clear to all.. but isn’t…But no matter, I will just leave this here for you to carefully consider since I see no point in waiting for the inevitable to play out. Donald J. Trump… Read more »

Obama-Bows

Top 10 List of What President Obama Should Say in Hiroshima Speech

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  6 years ago, on the 65th anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb over Hiroshima, I wrote: No sitting Japanese prime minister has ever been to Pearl Harbor; and no sitting American president has ever been to Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Will President Obama be the first? 6 years later, we have our answer…. Read more »

Violent anti-Trump protesters only boost support for Trump

Violent anti-Trump protesters only boost support for Trump

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And wait until you see how the left wing media portrayed what happened. Donald Trump held a rally in New Mexico yesterday. Protesters were on hand but simple protest was not enough. Exercising their rights was not enough. They decided they were going to suppress the rights of Trump and of those who attended the… Read more »

The Lego Arms Race:  Building a more violence-prone society?

The Lego Arms Race: Building a more violence-prone society?

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Yes. It’s a slow news day for me: New Zealand researchers say bricks with weapons have steadily become more commonplace and are now included in 30% of Lego kits. The study said Lego reflected a broader trend in children’s entertainment. Lego says weapons are always used for a wider purpose such as saving the world,… Read more »