Looking Fore & Aft

horse latitudesby Glenn Fairman   7/13/16
Re-printed by popular demand…originally published April 2014  •  Man is a fish out of water. And because of this state of affairs, he acquires a certain pathos that underscores his predicament as an eternal being that for the moment has been tethered in time. More » • (2276 views)

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Are Political Parties ‘Private’?

2016Primariesby Jon N. Hall7/9/16
Are U.S. political parties “private” organizations, or are they public? The answer to that question may be at the heart of what is wrong with American politics, and there doesn’t seem to be an agreed upon answer to it. More » • (676 views)

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BBQ Bushwa

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke7/7/16
When Liberals Drive Other Liberals More Batty than They Already Are  •  It’s funny that liberals try to advance the caricature of the stuffed-shirt conservative. It’s projection, actually, because “killjoy” could be synonymous with “progressive.” More » • (1342 views)

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Plan B for the GOP: Tilting at Windmills?

2016Primariesby Jon N. Hall7/1/16
As the Republican National Convention draws nigh, there is a movement afoot among some GOP delegates to “open” the convention and replace the party’s presumptive nominee with someone else, someone more “appropriate,” someone more, uh … Republican. More » • (1897 views)

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Delegates to Both Conventions Need to Start Over from Scratch

ClintonHugby Jon N. Hall6/25/16
One of the more revolting things in American politics is when our politicians get onstage and allow us to watch them embrace each other. Even male politicians will wrap their arms around each other and hug each other as though they were the best of friends and haven’t seen each other in twenty years. More » • (756 views)

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To Trump or Not To Trump

ToTrumpOrNotby Leigh Bravo6/23/16
What will happen if Hillary Clinton wins in November? There has been much speculation that we will continue to have a failing economy. More regulations. More taxes. More loss of liberty. More loss of Religious freedom. More loss of our second amendment rights. More » • (912 views)

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AR-15 Speaks!

SellwynThumbby AR-15 and Selwyn Duke6/23/16
A New — and Real — Anti-black Bigotry  •  Hi, my name is AR-15. Some of you know me, but many more of you know of me — through the media. But you may not know the real me. More » • (602 views)

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GOP Delegates Are ‘Free’ to Choose Whomever

2016Primariesby Jon N. Hall6/16/16
May 29 on CNN, Bret Stephens of the Wall Street Journal confessed that he wanted Donald Trump to be “the biggest loser in presidential history,” and: More » • (773 views)

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Missing the Point on the “Transgender” Bathroom Wars

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke6/16/16
“You fundamentally can’t change sex…. Transsexualism was invented by psychiatrists,” said former “transsexual” Alan Finch in 2004. This is a truth; however, it has not stopped the advocates of an invented status from trying to change society. More » • (713 views)

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Ignorant Judge Lets “Trans” Man Legally Change His “Sex”

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke6/16/16
In an unprecedented move, an Oregon judge has allowed a so-called “transgender” man to legally change his sex from female (he had previously been allowed to choose female) to “non-binary.” More » • (495 views)

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What’s Wrong with Europe

Europeby Jon N. Hall6/6/16
The ancient Romans were building major infrastructure in Europe more than two millennia ago. Those Roman engineers were pretty serious dudes, as their aqueducts and other structures still stand. The birth of civilization in Europe goes back at least 3,000 years. More » • (921 views)

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Glenn Beck: Fooled by Facebook?

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke5/26/16
In the wake of reports that Facebook censors conservative voices, media figure Glenn Beck met with company chairman Mark Zuckerberg and emerged from the meeting, as he put it, “convinced that Facebook is behaving appropriately and trying to do the right thing.” More » • (1282 views)

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