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I’ll take 100 bayonets, a refrigerator, and an oscillating fan


What can you do with a 100,000 dollar helicopter missing a wing? Or, a Humvee with no engine block? How about 100 Reagan-era bayonets? Apparently, you can use them in a small town police force, even if the only dangerous … Continue reading

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A hero for our times


In a time when government is invading lives, it is better for one man to expose that invasion than for others to suffer injustice and a continuing erosion of human rights. While the world struggles with its own problems, one … Continue reading

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something smells rotten in dc


I gotta admit, I’m not too worried about it. Oh sure, the US government is culling scads of private information from citizens, including telephone calls, emails, and what I am writing right now. But, hey, in all fairness to our … Continue reading

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A love letter to the IRS


Dear Ms. IRS Employee, Grazing through the news fodder of another day, I noticed a memo from your supervisor’s office, claiming that your agency may be reading my emails, checking my personal records, and even following my habits. It is … Continue reading

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My dog can read…why can’t yours?


I love government, sometimes they show us just how intelligent our pets are. I was minding my own business one day, bound for one of the most challenging hiking experiences in northeastern West Virginia, when I came upon this sign … Continue reading

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Is there more hot air today than ever before?


What do you think of “global warming?” I agree with it- only on one premise. I have never seen nor heard so much hot air coming from the political forces of the world than today. I have to agree with … Continue reading

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