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The Supreme Court has Taken up Residence in the Swamp

With this foray into politics, the Supreme Court inevitably became part of the swamp.  The justices are no longer scholars who understand the Constitution and its supporting documents; now they’re political players.  That’s why Supreme Court appointments have become so contentious.

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Is Balkanization Inevitable?

Just 30 years ago, Yugoslavia split apart because of hatred and distrust between competing factions.  Its Balkanization resulted in 140,000 deaths and 2.4 million refugees.  Is this the future we want for America?

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Will We Keep Our Republic?

America was founded on the principles of individual liberty and equal treatment under the law. These are the foundational principles required for equality and prosperity.

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It’s Time to Flatten the Gun Violence Curve

We have a brand-new public health crisis — gun violence.  Now that the last pandemic is dying out, President Asterisk has decreed that people shooting each other is our next pandemic.  It turns out murder is not a morality problem, it’s a health problem. 

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The Diversity Industry Has Turned the Clock Back…to 1960

Meritocracy is the solution to diversity.  Let people be the best that they can be on their own merits, and ignore the rest.   Isn’t that what Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. meant when he said, “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character?”  

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Diversity Comes to the Cockpit

United will polish its woke credentials by giving its clientele what it wants most — diversity in the cockpit.  United has announced that 50% of its new pilots entering training will be females or people of color.

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It’s Cool to be Conservative

If you’re invited to two parties — do you go to the one where everyone is mad and shouting — or do you go to the one where everyone is happy and laughing? 

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My Democrat Friends are Getting Very Embarrassed

As my friends complain, I keep reminding them that this is what they asked for. They’re beginning to realize they helped create this mess and they’re feeling a bit like that guy that gave the Nigerian prince $1,000 — embarrassed!

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Donald Trump: Destroyer of the Clinton Dynasty

The Democrats have moved the Clintons from the asset column to the liability column on their political ledger. They are flushing them down the drain like spoiled milk (which still smells better than the stench of the Clinton Foundation).

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Joe Biden Held Hostage – Day 34

The administration is behaving as if they’re working to a deadline. Could it be that they’re trying to get as much done as possible before Joe inevitably blows up his own presidency?

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Impeachment 2.0 in Perspective

We’ve just finished another week of uniquely Washington asininity.  China is threatening Taiwan.  Gas prices are going up.  Unemployment isn’t going down.  Another migrant caravan is on the way.  COVID-19

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