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Who Needs Enemies With Friends Like These?

When I read last week that there were over 20 House and Senate Democrats that planned to boycott Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to Congress this morning, I was furious.  Today, I read that the numbers had increased to 50.  Those members of Congress are paid to do a job by “we, the people”…

What’s it going to take for the world to rid the planet of ISIL?

What’s It Going To Take? What’s it going to take for the world to come together and rid the planet of these masked cowards known as ISIL?  How many more people have to be beheaded?  Set on fire?  Crucified?  How many more girls have to be captured, raped and forced to marry these savages?  How…

“Bruce Jenner Gender Change Captures US Attention” — Really???

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The other day when I turned on my computer and loaded my Yahoo page, it read, in bold letters:  “Bruce Jenner Gender Change Captures US Attention.” Capture (v.) 1. to take captive; seize or catch by force or craft.  2. to win possession or control of, as in a contest.  3. to succeed in preserving…

Super Bowl Mania – I Just Don’t Get It

Don’t hate me but I really don’t get the mania that surrounds the Super Bowl.  Yes, I get the money aspect.  I know there’s plenty of money thrown around in Vegas; I know the cost of 30 second commercials during the Super Bowl.  Even in Seattle, our driver got hundred dollar tips last year at the…

US to France: “You’ve Got a Friend”

Really? I was horrified and perplexed when I saw the video of James Taylor singing “You’ve Got a Friend” recently.  Instead of sending a high-ranking official to the Paris March earlier this month condemning the Islamist jihadists’ attack on and murder of employees at Charlie Hebdo, John Kerry schleps aging James Taylor over to Paris…