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WHILE AMERICA SLEPT

The news agencies have had a banner year for material to analyze, report on and sensationalize.  Over the year Donald Trump’s successful attempt to be the Republican candidate was detailed on every news show and talk radio program.  652 more words

LOOKING BACK

Americans are so fortunate.  It is true that many Americans are not as well off as others and it is true that life can be somewhat harsh for some as compared to the average American.  533 more words

THE POWER BROKERS

We are continually reminded of the power of many of our politicians.  When this power at the national level is used for the betterment of our nation then we have a synergy between the politician and his constituents and the nation.  674 more words

KEYSTONE ON STEROIDS

Last week President Donald Trump signed an executive order that will make a major difference to the United States.  Depending on whether you are an environmentalist or an oil and gas capitalist, the perceived outcome of the executive order will be totally different. 735 more words

ONE BRIEF MOMENT

We begin the Christmas season with a flurry of marketing rhetoric that entices the average American into the stores or online to begin an odyssey of buying.  714 more words

PLACING COUNTRY ABOVE SELF – A TRUE PATRIOT

This will appear in the Farmerville Gazette, Farmerville, LA the week of 1/2/2017

On August 2nd of this year, 241 years ago, fifty-six men sat down and signed the Declaration of Independence. 750 more words

INAGURATION TIME IS A TIME OF PRIDE – NOT PREJUDICE

This will appear in the Farmerville Gazette, Farmerville Louisiana, the week of 1/15/2017.

“Inauguration” is defined as “a formal ceremony or special event to mark the beginning of a major public leader’s term of office.  689 more words