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A new flag of tyranny

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Today, my Whitehouse is decorated with rainbow lights. It celebrates the Supreme Court of the United States declaration that same sex marriage is now legal in all 50 states. Today, my Whitehouse is decorated with rainbow lights. President Obama said “Americans should be very proud,” because small acts of courage “slowly made an entire country realize that love is love”…

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Favorites, Life, Politics, Religion

The modern hobby of choice, taking offense.

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We have become very thin skinned. Today’s political correctness would have us believe that American Indians are offended to have a pro-ball team named after them. Furthermore, we have recently, and evidently unsuccessfully, gone through a variety of terms to identify Americans with black skin in ways that are not offensive; we can’t say “Islamic Extremists” for fear of implicating…

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Politics

Man’s Meteorological Meddling: Global Warming

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On the first day of my first college physics class, the instructor stood before us and said something to the effect that “physics was just a fairy tale, a story that scientists had put together to explain the things which they observe in our natural world. The important part”, he said, “is that it works.” His point has some great…

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Election 2016, Politics

Election 2016 update

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The last couple of weeks have seen some interesting developments in the campaign of 2016. I have read that there are now nineteen Republican presidential wannabes. Information has all of them, with the exception of Rand Paul, “hawkishly” promoting a more involved role in Iraq with regard to ISIS. (Lindsay Graham even advocated, in his coming out speech, putting 10,000…

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