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Skip

Co-founder of GraniteGrok, my concern is around Individual Liberty and Freedom (and how Government is taking that away from us). My fight, from a Conservative (with small "L" libertarian leanings) and evangelical Christian perspective, is with the Progressives that are forcing a collectivized and secular humanistic future upon us. As TEA Party activist, citizen journalist (and pundit!), my goal is to use the New Media to advance the radical notions of America's Founders back into our culture again.

How to make a Boy Scout drool…

Swiss Army knife on steriods (Picture from OhGizmo)   A mere $1,200 for more functions than you’d ever want!  Description after the break (from GeekPress) 

It’s not free speech if my tax dollars are paying for it

Great, just flippin’ great.  I thought that ONE professor trying this was enough.  At least I could understand the "why" part – that ONE was located in Madison, WI – an very liberal part of the Wisconsin state sponsored higher education system.  There, he has created quite for firestorm for wanting to teach a class …

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So when will the rioting begin?

Most of us know about the Mohammad cartoons that were published in Denmark, setting off a firestorm of controversy about non-Muslims creating images Mohammad (supposedly a desecration by many fundamentalist Muslims). The problem was that is wasn’t just a figuratively a firestorm, there were some literal fires along with a bunch of rallies of Muslims …

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There are no civil rights when you are approaching room temperature

Once again, we get a notification of possible terrorism in the air.  By now, most of us have seen the news that a group of passengers on a Northwest Airlines were not exactly behaving well at takeoff – passing cell phones around, unbuckling from their seats.  When the crew decides that they’ve had enough, the …

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It’s Friday….!

If I saw this on the street, I’m not sure that I’d want to be the one to try to take it away.  After all, there might be one in the bag. (H/T: Karen)        And then there might be one NOT in the bag…..    And from one politically incorrect bag to …

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