Monthly Archives: November 2012

America’s Political “Bilingualism”

Does your “torch” require batteries to produce light?  Do you take your prescriptions to a “chemist” ?  Do you have a hangover after “getting pissed” ?  If so, you are probably one of our British friends. As George Bernard Shaw observed in the … Continue reading

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Nooooooooooooooo!!!!!

Last week we found ourselves facing the prospect of the end of American Civilization as we know it. But we still thought there might be

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American Decline – Unchecked (For Now)

For the most part, I have been avoiding reading the gloom & doom from conservative bloggers since the election.  And of course I have no stomach for reading the liberal bloggers that are spiking the ball.  I’m trying to decompress. … Continue reading

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Smile for a Moment

Let’s practice smiling again.  Maybe these stories will help: . AN OLD MAN WALKS INTO THE BARBERSHOP for a shave and a haircut,

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How to Gloat in the Blogosphere About the 2012 Election

In case you don’t know it, there’s a golden opportunity for about a week after big elections to gloat about the results on the internet.  These chances only come along every 2 years, so don’t waste any time.  There’s great gobs … Continue reading

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Will Conservatives Win Control of the Senate?

I have gathered the 13 Senate races identified by either RealClearPolitics or Rasmussen Reports tonight as tossups.  I then recorded the current Rasmussen poll numbers, along with the

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Obama Supporter Who Bragged About Voting 5 Times is in Charge of Voter Registration in NC Precinct

Originally posted on A Time For Choosing:
Jim Turner, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, seen in family photo posted on Facebook. Turner, an election official and Obama supporter openly bragged on Facebook about voting five times for Obama. By Gary P…

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