The use of “war” is a powerful rhetorical device, used by politicians to proclaim the seriousness of the issue as well as the force being used to combat the threat. 342 more words
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Pro-click: "The Political Philosophy Of Guns - Would America Really Be A Better Society Without Them?"
Well, the Transportation Safety Administration—the dreaded “TSA”—has done a lot of publicly embarrassing things in its time (I myself have been goosed by its agents innumerable times), but this is the worst incident yet, and should prompt some major soul-searching at that odious agency. 547 more words
So I came across an article this morning where David Smalley, Proud Atheist, lectures America about “Why Gun Nuts Lie – I Know From Experience” – and with a premise like that, you know you are in for quite a wild ride. 2,101 more words