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Thoughts on Escalation from Miss Johnnie

Regular readers will recognize that, she’s not only a military Widow but also a military Mom. Her Daughter was in the Marine Corps and wounded once in her three tours of “duty” in Iraq. Her daughter finally got her discharge … Continue reading

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Olbermann offers Obama an out

Keith Olbermann’s Special Comment on Afghanistan is being summarized as telling President Obama to Get Out Now. Olbermann’s words stir our enthusiasm, but he leaves damning loopholes as far as I am concerned. The MSNBC newsman conditions his advice to … Continue reading

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Israel’s government no longer has any moral compass

‘I want to know what goes on in the heads of these experienced leaders when they decide to use such weapons in the field, this time using artillery fire in a densely populated urban area. I wonder whether they think … Continue reading

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I have a weed problem

I don’t watch the Sopranos so I don’t know whether this kind of thing happens everyday on television. Authority figure / love interest / recurring character / moral compass on the TV show Weeds gets driven summarily into a garage … Continue reading

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Wrestling with Steve Irwin

A young friend reminded me today. “You know, I’m still really sad about the Alligator Guy.”   Me too. Steve Irwin’s death is sad, and a great loss, but I also feel we may be dishonoring Irwin to feel sad … Continue reading

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