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Politics is getting in the way of progress

Our political parties are so intent on blocking each others’ agendas that nothing gets done.  Political gridlock is the result.  The book “Political Gridlock It’s Time for a Reboot” diagnoses the factors that contribute to gridlock and presents strategies to get our government working again.

Solving Health Care

It’s bad. It’s really bad. We were finally affected by Obamacare as the company policy was cancelled because it apparently didn’t include all of the ‘goodies’ that are required now, like pediatric care for people in their 60′s, contraceptives for gay people, that sort of thing. 1,017 more words

I is for Impediment

im·ped·i·ment (ĭm-pĕd′ə-mənt)

1. Something that impedes; a hindrance or obstruction. See Synonyms at obstacle.
2. An organic defect preventing clear articulation: a speech impediment. 1,009 more words

Man Indicted After Being Accused Of Threatening Raleigh's Mayor

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A man accused of threatening Raleigh’s mayor through her website has been indicted on a federal charge.

Twenty-seven-year-old Alec Dane Redner was in court last week on a federal charge of communicating a threat against an individual. 111 more words


Does Anyone Else See This, Or Am I Hallucinating?

I went to look at a couple of my favorite blogs just a few minutes ago.  The first one had a photo early on, because successful writers know how important it is to give us pretty pictures before they bombard us with the wordy things.  529 more words

Road block

I have no idea wether the drivers were male or female, but they held this position for a good twenty minutes having a conversation.

Fortunately it was in a quiet street, but they surely gave a new meaning to “street chatting.” 14 more words