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Links and Comments, Aug. 15, 2014

Maybe Johnny Can’t Read  because These Workers  Crowd out Teachers.  Half of America’s public school employees aren’t classroom teachers, according to a new study. Instead, they’re non-teaching personnel such as instructional aides, bus drivers, cafeteria workers, secretaries, and librarians. SWAT Overkill, … Continue reading

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Links and comments April 22, 2014

Health Care Spending’s Recent Surge Stirs Unease  Unexpected, of course, by the people in our administration who have never run a business. GAO report: White House directly involved in Enroll America fundraising  we now live in a third world country … Continue reading

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It’s been a long time coming but I’m ready to blog again, so here is my State of the Union address

I haven’t stopped reading all the news and sending out my links and comments to others, I just haven’t had time for putting down my thoughts in blog form. So, a belated Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Now to … Continue reading

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Cold War? Civil War? Are we in a cold war/civil war?

I am elderly, I lived through World War II, the Korean War, The Vietnam war, the Cold War and all the other conflicts since then. I believe we are in a Cold War, a Civil War with no bloodshed. A … Continue reading

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When will another shoe drop?

We have had so many scandals, I’m wondering how many shoes there are left to drop.  Have we had some leaked so we will forget about the last ones? Some of these are definitely from leaked information, others have just … Continue reading

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Some links from the news on Veteran’s Day

 Cover-up at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue not just Petraeus According to another CIA source, the resignation of Christopher Kubasik, president and CEO-elect of defense and aerospace company Lockheed Martin, announced on the same day as Petraeus, might have ties to the … Continue reading

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What have we come to? or Points to Ponder

  Drugmakers Vowed to Campaign for Health Law, Memos Show What a sleazy Democratic congress and administration. And the drug companies are just as bad. T/A Travel Center Fails to Fly Flag on Memorial Day, Quickly Learns the Power of the … Continue reading

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A catching up on the news post

I have been where internet access is unavailable for most of the time since Dec 30th so there is a lot of catching up for me to do.  Some of it is inconsequential so I am posting just from today’s … Continue reading

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Freedoms vs Freedoms – what do you think?

UPDATE link is fixed. I don’t really know what to think about this. My first thought was, “good for them.” My second thought was more like, “first they came for…..” With freedom what do we give up when we allow … Continue reading

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We are defining our country down, at least somebody is

Victor Davis Hanson is good at explaining these things.  I just read them and link. If there were only one person I could read, he would be the one. Unchained World Shy and Retiring America A perfect storm of events … Continue reading

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