Sticks and Stones

by Pat Tarzwell  •  Feelings...nothing more than feelings...

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It Doesn’t Take a Saint

by Kung Fu Zu • Sometimes saints wear bowling shoes

It Doesn’t Take a Saint It Doesn’t Take a Saint

Escape From a Clay-Footed King

ClayFootedby Glenn Fairman6/24/16
When you finally gin up the courage to extricate the fangs of the parasite from your throat, there is bound to be some blood spilled, and the European Union has been that monster. It is a utopian construct impressed down upon the diversity of thought and action of autonomous peoples; More » • (550 views)

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The Jihadi’s Dilemma

Jihad2by Glenn Fairman6/23/16
I wonder if in the cool and quiet of the evening, long after the muezzin’s final call to prayer, the jihadi mulls over the actions he either perpetrates or gives assent to in the name of his cold and distant deity? Does he pray as I do? More » • (525 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 » • (588 views)

Posted in Politics | 28 Comments

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 » • (303 views)

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Put on the Full Armor of Man

rapegangthumbby Glenn Fairman6/23/16
In simpler and perhaps more enlightened times, every warrior defending hearth and home who had ever taken the field knew well that the battle won is first enjoined in the mind. Moreover, one does not risk life or death for a cause that did not first resonate like thunder in the deepest arena of soul. More » • (487 views)

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Five Questions

Jesus1by Deana Chadwell6/22/16
Please note that when I use the word “Christianity” I refer to essential theology as discovered through study of the Bible, not to “churchianity,” the elaborate, human construct that includes ritual, cant, legalistic rules and regulations, the accumulation of wealth, and the construction of hierarchies. More » • (766 views)

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A Funny Thing Happened On My Way Through The Pledge

WorldUpsideDownby Rosalys6/17/16
This past Monday, I attended a cook out with my husband. This annual event heralds in the summer hiatus of monthly meetings of one of the historic militia groups that he belongs to. As usual, they had a short meeting; and as usual, the meeting began with the Pledge of Allegiance. More » • (844 views)

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Soul Bare: Stories of Redemption

SoulBareThumbby Deana Chadwell6/16/16
Pre-ordering available now at Amazon.com. A collection of essays, including one by DC  •  I am so excited to announce that in a month a new book will hit the shelves. Soul Bare is collection of essays written mostly by Christian women about their walk with God. More » • (369 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 » • (447 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 » • (421 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 » • (245 views)

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The Sinking Sand

DesertSandby Deana Chadwell6/15/16
For the last century Western civilization has been playing make believe. We have been “slouching toward Bethlehem” across a desert filled with bones and all we seem aware of is the mirage of an oasis out on the horizon. The longer we stagger across these burning sands More » • (959 views)

Posted in Essays | 38 Comments

We are the last ones

GaryCooperby Unknown (presented by Anniel)6/14/16
Children of the 30s & 40s: A Short Memoir  •  Born in the 1930s and early 40s, we exist as a very special age cohort. We are the “last ones.” We are the last, climbing out of the depression, who can remember the winds of war More » • (1494 views)

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Why Progressivism is a Fraud

Progressivismby Tim Jones6/8/16
Progressivism is an Imposter that Fabricated a Secular Religion. It is an Ideology that Has Usurped Christian values and morality.  •  Today’s self-help books are nothing but cheap facsimiles of the Bible, the original “self-help” book More » • (531 views)

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Sauce for the Gender

icethumbby Glenn Fairman6/7/16
Having an unquenchable thirst for irony and the justice it affords to clay-footed idols who are hoisted from their own petards, I was propelled into full “I told you so” mode last weekend when a boy won honors in two girls’ events at the Alaskan State Track and Field Championships. More » • (424 views)

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