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Universal Health Scare . . .

. We frequently hear politicians bemoaning the fact that there are about forty seven million people without health insurance. Most Democrat Presidential candidates are espousing a national health care system, and one, John Edwards, is further demanding that everyone be required to see a Doctor at least once a year. The public is being led …

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Free Will

We have a "nutty professor" up here in the central part of NH.  A lot of time, not a lot of respect flows from him.  Just thought I’d let him chew on this, as even the "little people" deserve as much, if not more, than the "important people".  Life is all about "Free will", which …

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And the Democrats are speaking about raising taxes – how about getting rid of some?

THIS LITTLE TAX DITTY WAS SENT IN BY AN OLD CLASSMATE.  I WOULD LIKE TO ADD ONE CORRECTION. AT THE END OF THE MESSAGE, IT SAYS "NOT ONE OF THESE TAXES EXISTED 100 YEARS AGO . . .". ACTUALLY, THE TELEPHONE FEDERAL EXCISE TAX GOES BACK TO THE SPANISH AMERICAN WAR. THE TAX WAS INSTITUTED …

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The real difference

Here’s a good article.  I just can’t understand why everyone feels the need to kill everyone else in the world, why everyone can’t just live peacefully with other human beings that may be different from them!   Remarks of Brigitte Gabriel, delivered at the Duke University Counter Terrorism Speak-Out I’m proud and honored to stand here today, …

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This is something to think about. See any parallels?

"Rome fell September 4, 476AD. It was overrun with illegal immigrants: Visigoths, Franks, Anglos, Saxons, Ostrogoths, Burgundians, Lombards, Jutes and Vandals, who at first  assimilated and worked as servants, but then came so fast they  did not learn the Latin Language or the Roman form of  government.  Highly trained Roman Legions moving rapidly on their  advanced …

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Gatorade is not the problem

Received this in an email:  Toiletries don’t commit acts of terrorism. Muslims do. So why can’t I take my toothpaste on the plane? How is it that Gatorade is forbidden? Why can’t I have a bottle of water? Because we aren’t really fighting a war with terror, we are losing a struggle with political correctness. …

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