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WINDOW DRESSING

This is a difficult column to send out, because it’s based entirely on our own reading of a situation we hadn’t truly expected: the plain, simple political gesture of seeming to hire Ben Carson to run Mr. 368 more words

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GETTING UP FROM THE TABLE

One cannot say that the nation doesn’t pay attention to good suggestions…as far as they go.

After the shock of Bannon and Priebus situated to either side of our new president-elect in The White House, the country heard from all quarters that Thanksgiving should be a politics-free zone.  840 more words

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The State of Holly.

Many years ago, there was a great blog called 2 Birds, 1 Blog, and one of the writers, Meg, used to do “State of The Meg” every so often to write about all the random things happening in her life. 1,143 more words

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FOOL US ONCE...

During the primaries and the run-up to November 8, what America kept hearing was, “Let Trump Be Trump.”   The implication was that sooner or later, and probably sooner, Trump would implode. 853 more words

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Our Country is Ailing

Our country is ailing. A tumultuous election season only ripped off the bandaid over wounds that were far from healed. And as we stand here looking at the scab that never quite formed, I’m disturbed. 467 more words

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The State of the Union

Renegade Editor’s Note: Janeen left this poem as a comment on a recent article. While I do not usually promote the idea of a savior god like is put forth in this work, since it can get people hoping and wishing instead of doing, I completely understand the desire.  401 more words

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WAIT A MINUTE!

We are not going to criticize the new kids in The White House for taking their time to find the right people to help lead the country to health of all kinds: fiscal, emotional, international.   940 more words

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