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Jun 8, 2013 - 2:01am
Challenge to Strange New Conservative…

I have a challenge for all the true believers in the likes of Rush Limbaugh, etc. Read this article:http://voices.yahoo.com/rush-limbaugh-says-president-obama-revolutionary-10631013.html?cat=49(For Limbaugh's original talk, click on this link: http://www.rushlimbaugh.com/daily/2011/12/07/president_obama_s_osawatomie_speech_was_a_marxist_attack_on_america) Then tell me how in the world the writer and Limbaugh managed to get what they say they got out of the full text of Obama's Kansas speech on December 6, 2011:http://articles.latimes.com/2011/dec/06/news/la-pn-text-obama-speech-kansas-20111206Do not cite anything in Obama's academic or political past that you think proves he's a socialist. That's offsides in this challenge. Simply explain to the rest of us with ironclad fac…

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Conservative Stereotypes

BRYCE ON POLITICS- Some sleight of hand to vilify conservatives.(Click for AUDIO VERSION)To use this segment in a Radio broadcast or Podcast, send TIM a request. Following the release of one of my more politically inclined columns, I was accused by a reader of being an u…

Apr 16, 2014 - 4:42am
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American People...or American Sheeple…

A hundred years ago, when we had no routine air travel, cars were still slow and the interstate highway system non-existent, the ability of citizens to acquire information about candidates and initiatives was limited to newspapers, posters, debates attended in person, and the periodic journal. In th…

Apr 14, 2014 - 5:37pm
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Between Putin and the Fascists: Whats…

Seeing the commentary that’s emerged since Russia annexed Crimea, one can’t help but cringe at the ineptitude and hypocrisy of the West. Rather than focusing on Russian forces amassed along Ukraine’s eastern border or arguing over the legitimacy of the Crimean referendum, Western a…

Apr 15, 2014 - 1:03am
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What does the stars and bars flag mea…

I like the stars and bars flag because it says "thank you but no thank you, I don't need your help or your hand in my pocket".  In my opinion, that's what the South was telling the North when they tried to succeed from the Union.I know many people who think it's the ultimate symbol …

Mar 24, 2014 - 10:19pm
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The man who will not let the Hemingwa…

They call him “Commodore.” And, like an admiral on the bridge, Jose Escrich leads Cuba’s Club Nautico with the tautness of a mainsheet on a rail-down sloop.  Starting with a dream and a handful of charter members, the Commodore built the yacht club without Cuban government aid…

Apr 16, 2014 - 6:11am
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Are UFOs Real?

People have been arguing about whether aliens exist all of my life.  Most people come down on either side of the argument.  I fall on the believer side.When I was young, we had a young pastor join our church.  I may have been around 13 at the time.  This would ha…

Apr 16, 2014 - 8:16am
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Crazy Fucking Bitch.

“Concern for rape victims is a red herring because conceptions from rape occur with approximately the same frequency as snowfall in Miami.” -Judge James Leon Holmes Ladies be wary. There are so many of those. Draw your lines and make them clear. Don't question your inst…

Apr 14, 2014 - 10:44am
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Poverty: Third World Country problem…

Third World Countries are plagued by crisis. Among the most critical is poverty, which has taken hundreds of children out of the classroom. Children are the world’s greatest resource. They are the future leaders and assets to national development. It is therefore the right of …

Apr 11, 2014 - 3:07pm
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Nixon / Obama....one in the same

President Richard Nixon was forced to resign the Presidency as he was about to be impeached by members of his own Republican party and the Democrats. This transpired because of the gross abuse of power the Nixon administration was participating in against his political enemies and how his actions th…

Apr 9, 2014 - 8:04pm
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Hillary & The Reset Button

The 2016 election is going to be very close.  On one side we have a wide open Republican Primary, and on the other side will be the great Hillary coronation, otherwise known as the Democratic Primary.  In fact, according to Vegas odds both Rubio and Christie are leading the Republican fiel…

Apr 8, 2014 - 8:34am
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Still Unequal

“We conclude that in the field of public education the doctrine of ‘separate but equal’ has no place. Separate educational facilities are inherently unequal.”(Chief Justice Earl Warren, 1891-1974: Brown vs. Board of Education 1954). I was reminded of how public education…

Apr 13, 2014 - 4:08pm
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MY NEAR DEATH EXPERIENCE

On the morning of January 29, 1986 as I drove from Los Angeles, CA to Sand Diego, CA, I feel sleep, my car overturned and rolled across five lanes resting on the right emergency lane of of the 5 freeway.  I was in a comma for two weeks and two weeks semi-conscious, upon waking up I was require…

Apr 12, 2014 - 7:21am
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The Next World War

Will America and its allies involve themselves in the next big war? Will they have any choice?Is it going to happen?What are the alternatives?Global warming and its effects (if global warming is real) may not be felt for possibly the next fifty years or so but the threat of a big war in …

Apr 3, 2014 - 5:26pm
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Civil Servant Profitability Out of Co…

One of the headline stories in our local news is the lamenting of continued public sector pay hikes in a time of budget austerity. Phoenix City Manager Ed Zuercher was just given a 22% pay raise (retroactive to February 22, when the “interim” adjective was removed from his title), consti…

Apr 7, 2014 - 10:47am
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Dirty Laundry

This post is meant to serve as an open discussion regarding how I should run the site from the standpoint of moderation.  I figured between the private emails and discussion that sprung up on Jerry Doby’s post, it was better to get it all out in one place.Let me preface by saying I …

Jan 15, 2014 - 8:15am
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Sauce for the Internet Goose

The US Trade Representative is America's chief trade negotiator and "a principal advisor to the US Government". As such it has real power and is using it to lean heavily on the European Union for having the temerity to suggest the construction of an EU-centric comms network to help prevent US spying…

Apr 7, 2014 - 11:57am
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Globalization and the new economy of…

Income and wealth inequality is the great moral, economic and political issue of our time, has to be addressed by Congress, and needs to be discussed thoroughly by all citizens. That is the main reason for the School of Social Business, If you swear to be developed as “we all say we are”…

Mar 24, 2014 - 1:42pm
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STREAMING TV:  THE NEXT GENERATION

BRYCE ON TECHNOLOGY- Like it or not, Streaming TV is here to stay.(Click for AUDIO VERSION)To use this segment in a Radio broadcast or Podcast, send TIM a request. Prior to the advent of cable-TV, we were all at the mercy of the programming of the Big 3 networks, ABC, CB…

Apr 14, 2014 - 4:47am
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The Constitution is Unconstitutional

Seriously - at what point do we stand up and say "knock it off, enough is enough"?  The U.S. Constitution was built on the foundation of God and order in which to survive along with "Love Thy Neighbor". Each day the Constitution is being reviewed and analyzed for personal profit. Ta…

Apr 14, 2014 - 11:50am
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Still Unequal?

Fellow Writer Beat bloggers,There is a wide assortment of great posts on important topics we have the opportunity to read and with which we may interact with others. I am appreciative to everyone for the collegial repartee that happens in these conversations.Of course, there …

Apr 14, 2014 - 3:35pm
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  • - Apr 15, 2014 - 10:21am
  • - by Mark SoF
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The Real Nitty-Gritty on Politics and…

Throwing money at either world or domestic problems of poverty and illiteracy, lack of education, medical support, etc., will do some good for some small percentage of people. But if we want to fix these problems, we need to get rid of the wanton exploitation of other countries' natural resources th…

Apr 9, 2014 - 12:34am
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  • - by Bee Ess
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Explain an American Habit to Me

In many images from the US – say on tech blogs with photos or in a TED talk with an official, one finds that the US flag appears to be very present in the US.On a stand in the background, attached to a wall – at least in the workplace. Now looking back at Europe, specifi…

Apr 9, 2014 - 3:07am
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