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I Carry A Handgun Because (2018):

This is a topic I last addressed on this scruffy little blog in August of 2016. In light of recent events, and the newly energized anti-liberty/Second Amendment movement, it’s time for an update. 2,112 more words


Quote of the Day

The right of citizens to bear arms is just one more guarantee against arbitrary government, one more safeguard against the tyranny which now appears remote in America, but which historically has proved to be always possible.

—Hubert Humphrey

Second Amendment

New Things Brewing Old Things Stewing

Date February 14, 2018

I am glad you could stop by. New things are here. I have consolidated three blogs into one. Dabbleduckbutts.com now also has the posts from newboldessential.com and lodestarandyou.com. 3,865 more words



There are not enough jails, not enough police, not enough courts to enforce a law not supported by the people.   Hubert H. Humphrey

Hubert Horatio Humphrey Jr.  51 more words


Hubert Humphrey

“The right to be heard does not automatically include the right to be taken seriously.”
– Hubert Humphrey


The Last Time 2 Senate Seats And Governor Were Up For Grabs: 1978

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — After two more women accused Al Franken of sexual misconduct Wednesday, the Minnesota senator seems poised to resign.

More than 20 Senate Democrats and several prominent Democratic leaders called for Franken’s resignation Wednesday after a woman accused him of trying to forcibly kiss her in 2006, and another said he groped her while taking a photo in 2009. 248 more words


“I Have No Idea What the Mission for General Westmoreland Was” Matthew Ridgway and the Questions We Need to Ask About Today’s Wars

Friends of Padre Steve’s World,

Tonight is one of those nights where I want to write about a number of topics but cannot really figure out which one to do a deep dive into, so I will post a thought from David Halberstam’s great book… 706 more words