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GOP Pep Rally

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We’ve entered the final minute and the shot clock is winding down. (As appropriate as a racing metaphor is here, I am just too far excited for the basketball season to start that… Continue reading

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Election Year Fatigue

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With three weeks to go until the presidential election, many of our fellow citizens are developing cases of fatigue from the seeming relentless amount of political news reporting on television, broken up by… Continue reading

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Identifying Contempt

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Emotions are essential to our lives as humans functioning in a society. Our expressions constantly broadcast information about how we are interpreting our internal and external stimuli. No matter how in control of… Continue reading

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Storyteller in Chief (Part III of III)

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Two weeks have passed since the terrorist attack on the interim facility with grossly inadequate defenses some would call a US Embassy in Benghazi, Libya. The avalanche of evidence of a militaristic attack… Continue reading

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Storyteller in Chief (Part I of III)

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Teachable moments like this are rare. When they do come along, it is important to capitalize on them. I will be taking my time to ensure this event is given the attention that… Continue reading

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Spurious Science and Stolen Liberty

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Science is one of the most revered branches of knowledge. It is commonplace to invoke science in discussions of most everyday things. The first example that comes to mind is exercise and weight… Continue reading

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Duping the Youth

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In 2008, President Obama swept the youth vote. Overall winning over 66% of voters between 18 and 29, 15% being Republicans, 95% Democrats and 66% Independents. Riding a refreshing wave of optimism under… Continue reading

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This Week’s ‘Must View’ Media

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Here is your top media of the week.  6. Paul Ryan Dismantling Obamacare in 6 minutes flat. 5. Morning Bell: Another Recession is Imminent by Amy Payne @ The Heritage Foundation http://blog.heritage.org/2012/08/23/morning-bell-another-recession-is-imminent/ 4.… Continue reading

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Campaigner in Chief

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On Monday, August 20th, President Obama held his first press conference in nearly nine weeks. It certainly caught the mainstream media offguard who described the press conference as “surprising”, “impromptu”, and “unexpected”. What… Continue reading

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Tax Warfare

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Mitt Romney is a successful businessman and he has the tax returns to prove it! For this exact reason, Barack Obama’s reelection campaign is relentlessly seeking additional years of Romney’s tax records. The… Continue reading

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“I Will Force Spiders and Badgers on the Enemy”

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Given all of the gaffes Vice President Biden has made in past few days, it’s difficult to tell if this Youtube video is authentic or simply misread lips. To keep things light on… Continue reading

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To Gaffe is Human, To Deceive is Malign

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gaffe /gaf/ -Noun: An unintentional act or remark causing embarrassment to its originator; a blunder. What constitutes a ‘gaffe’? As the definition that heads this articles explains, along with other dictionary definitions, a gaffe… Continue reading

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Discussing the Disgusting

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Whether you are a liberal, conservative, libertarian, moderate, or are somewhere in between, then the latest attack ad from the pro-Obama Super PAC ‘Priorities USA’ should disgust you. In case you haven’t seen this repugnant minute of… Continue reading

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No Shirt, No Shoes, No Vote?

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Today the state primaries are being held in Kansas. Today I get to exercise my greatest civic responsibility, voting. Kansas, like many other states, host closed primaries. Within this common framework of conducting… Continue reading

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Rated I for Ignorant

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In knee-jerk reactions to multiple victim public shootings, speculators look for the easy answers when it comes to the perpetrator’s motivations. The availability of weapons, religious ideology, political impulse, and violent media are rushed… Continue reading

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