Here is a great little experiment on how to be more convincing in communication or more effective. 38 more words
In the military its the command presence!
By Colonel Kenneth Allard (U.S. Army, Ret) ~
It took almost 40 years but the VietCong finally nailed Chuck Hagel, the only Vietnam enlistee to serve as Secretary of Defense. 853 more words
Hagel just like I am is a Vietnam vet and unlike Kerry and others I think he has more integrity then the rest of the administration. It's my understanding that the split was because Bowe Bergdahl was traded for 5 Taliban commanders. What Bergdahl did is not accepted in the military.
The drawing power of humility
"Before his downfall a man’s heart is proud, but humility comes before honor" (v.12)
In 1 Peter 3:15 we read: "Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you … But do this with gentleness and respect." Real Christian witness always has a gracious gentleness about it which is far more effective than the aggressive approach which tries to ram the Gospel down people’s throats. 301 more words
Speak softly and politely when possible but when faced with mortal danger carry that big stick or AR-15 just in case!
I live in a conservative central Texas congressional district. Our congressman, is Mike Conaway, now entering his 11th year, is an accountant who was an associate of W when he lived in Midland. 478 more words
Its RINO's like this that have turned the GOP into a Progressive light party and that is also why the Tea Party formed! The are two kings of Progressives the Democrat Progressives and the republican progressives the only difference between them is the the Democrat progressives are honest over who they are! Both kinds of progressives are selling the country out to acquire personal wealth and NONE of them really give a damn about the common man/woman!
Much has been written in the mainstream media over the last several years about the civil war in the Republican Party and it is not without merit. 428 more words
Lets hope it continues!
The investigation into the IRS targeting scandal may be about to heat up big time: Last week the IRS announced it miraculously found 30,000 of Lois Lerner’s supposedly lost emails… 436 more words
Nothing unexpected here I'm sad to say!
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President Barack Obama’s plan to bring illegal immigrants “out of the shadows” will make millions of them eligible for Social Security and Medicare benefits and likely allow them to eventually collect more than they have legally contributed, reports say.
Except they do get to bring in their relatives!