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With(out) Compliments

Last week it happened again. I was talking to someone from Britain. I made a compliment and her reply was “Oh, you’re just being nice.” As always when this happens, I was a bit… irritated is too strong, rather: taken aback. 995 more words

German Culture

jim's aliens

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JIM # 36

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PS: To read more Jim comics, please go to my home page and click on comics. 14 more words

American Culture

Is Hillary Already Wrapping up the Illegal Immigrant Vote for 2016?

Hillary relying on the illegal immigrant vote in 2016?

The following article is from the editors at The Nation:



Lyrics of the Day

It’s night, again
Time for my mind to go wandering
Off on a journey, through space and time
In search of a face I can never find… 232 more words


Thomas Hart Benton

His work has ‘America’ watermarked all over it. It is about hard work, honesty, humility and strength. It is filled with caricatures, cliches, sentimentalism. Some of it reminds me of… 47 more words


YouTube Music: Classic 1812 Overture

Dinner Topics for Friday

And this be our motto, “In God is our trust!” And the star spangled banner in triumph shall wave o’er the land of the free and the home of the brave.” ~Francis Scott Key, September 14, 1814, during the War of 1812…

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Margaret Sanger, the KKK, and a socialist worldview

By Al Benson Jr.

In the past few days I have read and heard commentary about Margaret Sanger and her ties to Planned Parenthood, the KKK, and some elusive thing called “the Southern Strategy” which, as I gather from the commentary is supposed to be some sort of a Southern agenda to eliminate black people. 789 more words