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Teach My Kids … But Not So Much

“We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a … Continue reading

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Gone With the Wind? If Only!

“This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly; it should be thrown with great force.” –Dorothy Parker Okay, I’ve had enough. And then some! After a week off the grid, I’m still galloping in my hamster wheel in … Continue reading

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Accept No Imitations!

“The great majority of mankind are satisfied with appearances, as though they were realities, and are often more influenced by the things that seem than by those that are.” –Niccolo Machiavelli Is it me, or are people just weird? Sure, … Continue reading

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Trust No One?

“If you call the tail a leg, how many legs will a dog have? Four. A tail remains a tail, whatever you call it.” –Abraham Lincoln “Credibility, like virginity, can only be lost once … and never recovered.” –Charley Reese … Continue reading

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What’s Truth Got To Do With It

“If crime fighters fight crime, and fire fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight?” –George Carlin “The truth is rarely pure and never simple.” –Oscar Wilde “If you’re not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who … Continue reading

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Take No Prisoners

“Don’t look back — something might be gaining on you.” –Satchel Page Is anyone here in danger of becoming too trusting, or insufficiently paranoid? Maybe not. And yet, “THEY” are indeed out to get us, and in ways we don’t … Continue reading

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