Jan 9

Progressives Are Not Liberal

My libertarian friends and I are reclaiming the term liberal. At some point, the word was stolen by the Democrats. Apparently, there were too few people who understood the meaning of the word liberal to insist that the Democrats were nothing of the kind and they should keep their mitts off of it.  Modern day Democrats are all...

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Jan 7

Vladimir Putin Stole "Our' Election

Will this election never end? Just when the crying had finally stopped, now we have the pink pussy power hat brigade that plans to march on Washington--don't even ask why. No answer makes any sense whatsoever. My stars!   The cry has gone up. How can the bad thing, the wrong person being elected president, happen? This cannot be...

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Nov 19

What do Elaine Bennis and The NY Times have in common?

Fake Fake Fake

 

Recently Facebook has provided us with a list of fake news media outlets.  Having read it, I can only suggest that the list is incomplete. I would like to note that the following fake stories were widely distributed in major media outlets and yet these outlets, even when repeatedly publishing fake stories, seem to have been...

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Oct 7

The Doctor is Not In (Part 6)-A Matter of Life And Death

Idiocracy

 

A Personal Story Turns Universal

Now we come to the crux of the matter, if K's experience, described in Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4 and Part 5 was simply a story of a person who faced difficult health challenges, her friends and family would care, but there would be no reason for me to share her story with you.  But her...

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Oct 3

The Doctor is Not In (Part 5)--Ultimately You Are Responsible for Your Own Well-Being

 

K before and after

 

Making Up for a Life Unlived

This is the fifth in a series of posts about K's illness and recovery. When I started writing about her experience, K wasn't sure if she wanted her name known. You can read the earlier installments here at Part 1, Part 2, Part 3  and Part 4. The earlier segments were written by the Mainstreet...

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