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War and Conscription

"Few probably recall the name Dwight Elliott Stone. But even if his name has faded from the national memory, the man remains historically significant. That’s because on June 30, 1973, the 24-year-old plumber’s apprentice became the last American forced into...More


A Deserving Legacy for Hillary Clinton


I’ve been a fan of Hillary’s for a long time, back during the Monica Lewinsky affair as she kept such a brave face and kept her head held high, standing by her husband through it all – though privately I’m...More


"Meditations" on How Much is Enough


"Remember this: That very little is needed to make a happy life." Marcus Aurelius - Emperor of Rome - 161 to 180 The above is inscribed on a snow globe on my dresser, given to me by my wife. The...More


Chris Christie "bunch of people sittin’ on a couch" WHAT?


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Tuesday that the U.S. is turning into a “paternalistic entitlement society” that will bankrupt the country financially and morally because “we’ll have a bunch of people sittin’ on a couch waiting for their next...More


You know the first law of success in life?

The first law of life: Everything happens for a reason, every investigation there is a specific reason. (Brian Tracy)More


The Pixie Dust Blues


Who is that masked superhero zoooming across the country on treacherous adventures to save the Democratic damsel? It's President Obama, in a desperate attempt to erase the midterm election enthusiasm gap. Two words: Good luck. We're talking about a chasm...More