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Loose lips…

Back in the heyday of quiz shows in the 1960s and well before the “Apprentice” with it’s game show host Donald J. Trump, appeared on TV there was a game show by the name of “You Don’t Say” hoste…

The gun culture

When are people going to finally accept the reality that, when it comes to gun ownership, America is different from any other nation? America has what is commonly referred to as a gun culture. In Amer…

Nothing wrong with team play

The best people I’ve ever worked with in the big world of politics and business played a team sport – and usually it is football. I say this understanding my bias as I played and coached the sport but…

Where do we go from here?

Republicans are jeering and the Democrats are cheering while some are searing over the recently concluded midterm elections. I’m leering at the results and looking at a bunch of angry people. No one i…

In defense of free speech

The founding precept of the First Amendment is the idea that I may disagree with what you say, but defend to death your right to say it. That being said, there are many who purport to be supporters of…