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allan-goldstein's picture
Dec.04.2012
            Let the word go forth this holiday season.  Glory, glory hallelujah, the culture war is over.             November 6th, 2012, was VC day, the day the fifty-year war for the...
randy-mitchell's picture
Nov.12.2012
After the recent election, it is very clear to me, we now live in two very different countries within our shores. I was born in 1962. JFK was President, Johnny Carson had just begun The Tonight Show, The Supreme Court voted to ban school prayer, the median fixed income was $6,000, a house costs $15...
mariette-ana-papic's picture
Nov.06.2012
I believe in peace. I often lack it in my mind and in my life and so I strive for it, cultivate it. Lately, I find that this cultivation has been at a small standstill. I know I wasn't so nice after Hurricane Sandy--was inflamed by people gouging and hoarding gas and was utterly unsurprised by the...
meg-waite-clayton's picture
Nov.05.2012
Because this election is so important for the economy, women's equality, and the future of the arts, if you haven't voted yet, please consider reading one of more of the following on the Forbes Blog before you do: A Women's View of the Economy on the Eve of the Election After The Debate: The...
allan-goldstein's picture
Oct.04.2012
            We’ve all seen the first presidential debate.  Barack Obama was flat as a bug on Mitt Romney’s windshield.  But I don’t think it changed anything.  I’m going out on a very shaky limb and say Obama is still going to win....
delorys-welch-tyson's picture
Sep.14.2012
   I promise you fresh stuff on the next posts, ie:  LEGAL UNIONS CHEZ LES FRANCAIS.... (google image) ...and after that: APARTHEID CHEZ LES AMERICAINS: In the meantime, after speaking to my Mother in NYC today who had just worked on the polls for the Presidential primary, I...
randy-mitchell's picture
Aug.28.2012
Do you know the amount of our National Debt? If you’re like a surprising number of Americans, you don’t. Our national debt is quickly spinning toward the out-of-control figure of sixteen trillion dollars. That’s sixteen trillion dollars—in other words, sixteen thousand billion George Washington’s...
randy-mitchell's picture
Jul.19.2012
Our President stated recently that if you’re a business owner, entrepreneur, or one who’s accumulated wealth, no matter how big or small, you couldn’t have done it without your friendly government standing by your side, holding you up, supporting your every decision, move, plan, and policy making...
randy-mitchell's picture
May.11.2012
When I was a kid growing up in the suburbs of Dallas, one of the first moments I ever remember the topic of homosexuality coming up was during an episode of M*A*S*H*, that mega-popular sitcom starring Alan Alda and many other upcoming stars. The scene displayed a soldier afraid of going back to...
kyle-scott's picture
Mar.23.2012
I am now posting on blogcritics.org. The following is an excerpt from my most recent post that was subsequently published in a greatly revised form with Providence Journal. http://kyleascott.wordpress.com No one claims to be ideologically extreme or an unbending partisan. Yet here we are, in the...