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Summers is over, but the heat lingers on. Many are seeing this as a rejection not only of Obama's choice, but a clear message that the 'new' New Left is gaining influence within the Democratic Party.
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|Live from America
This quote from a witness to the New Orleans shootings as reported in the Times-Picayne: "Another woman, Erica Garner, whose nephew and sister had been shot, said the shooting exemplified how the ...
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|Cynicism Repaid with Skepticism
The naked cynicism of Mitt Romney's campaign (and personal character) has been on view for months now. From flip-flop to Etch-a-Sketch to bald-faced lying, the press has tolerated his cynical ...
|Timothy L Smith||11/03/2012||1||3||-||-|
|EJ Dionne nails it.
Dionne has recognized something in the current Romney strategy of embracing Obama's positions, or if you prefer, changing his own to suit the moment that should be appreciated by our side. The ...
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|Unfit for Duty—Romney's Character Problem
In a recent political discussion with a colleague of mine who was an associate of Stephen Covey, a Mormon bishop and an active church member for years, the question of Mitt Romney’s character came ...
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|Job Creation, How Its Really Done
Job creators. Here's what I know about how its done, and some of it is fairly personal since I'm married to one who does it. I can claim no such distinction myself, being a one-man band plying my ...
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If you are of a certain age, and had a parent or parents who lived through the depression, fought in World War II and then came back to create the 'modern' world of the last half of the past ...
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|On McCain-Another POW's View
One of my main compadres is survivor of the POW experience who went on to be a national leader of Veterans for Peace and a respected activist for many local and national causes. Over the years, as ...
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|Liars in Hell
Something, perhaps, to raise your lip above your teeth this Monday morning. Something besides O'Reilly, that is.
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We are being called. All of us. But more than others, we graying baby-boomers are being called to fulfill the promises we made in that shining moment of our youth when life was full of possibility,
|Timothy L Smith||07/16/2007||16||20||2||141|
This excerpt is from Diane Feinstein's reply to my impeachment email. "Dear Mr. Smith, At this time, ...
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|A Lesson from the Amish||Timothy L Smith||10/06/2006||29||15||1||9|
|A Lyrical Limerick Polemic||Timothy L Smith||10/05/2006||7||6||1||8|
|Principled Leadership. A Modest Proposal||Timothy L Smith||10/03/2006||4||2||1||1|
|Golf in the Kingdom-Rupert, Willie et. al.||Timothy L Smith||07/31/2006||1||1||-||2|
|On Our Watch-The Triumph of Ideology Over Leadership||Timothy L Smith||04/26/2006||-||1||1||1|
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