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Tom T Hall: Old Dogs and Children and Watermelon Wine

I got to thinking about Tom T Hall and his great song, Old Dogs and Children and Watermelon Wine. It contains some deeply thought out lines. 679 more words

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Oklahoma Bills to squash gay marriages and to allow cafes and other businesses to discriminate against gays and lesbians

The bills in the state legislature to squash gay marriages and to allow cafes and other businesses to discriminate against gays and lesbians is of course mainly just wing nuts trying to stop something that a vast majority of the American public and Oklahomans in general are over and done with. 505 more words

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Climate Change Exists

Climate change exists! Climate change is real! So says Jim Inhofe! But wait there’s more, as the TV pitchman used to say before he croaked. Yes, climate change is real. 583 more words

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The State of the Union is Not Too Bad

The State of the Union is not too bad. That is if you actually listened to our President. If you listened to the GOP ‘Gang of Five’ you might be running out in the streets screaming send’em back where they came from. 830 more words

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Today the State of the Union

Today the State of the Union. We will get two GOP responses (can’t wait for that) to the President’s State of the Union Address. And their response will be delivered by two of their newest ‘kooks in residence’ Joni Ernst the pig castrating mama from Iowa and the crazy guy in Florida who thought two Americans from the State Department were actually from India. 406 more words

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Prohibition Ended January 1920

January 16, 1920 the day national prohibition went into effect, proving once again that Puritan moral values don’t always work they way those on the right wish they would. 598 more words

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PROUD UNION MEMBER

Tomorrow will mark the day I signed the paperwork to have my Union dues deducted from my pay check. I didn’t officially become a member of Branch 458 NALC until the Regular Branch Meeting in February of 1966. 587 more words

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