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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.

Food as Disruptive Technology

Here is my column from the Gilford Steamer concerning the new food policies of the Gilford School District (a link to the Citizen  article, my column is here [the paper is free, online is paid], couldn’t find it on the Steamer and the Daily Sun is not online):   Analytically Speaking Disruptive Technology: A new …

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What is at stake?

This was sent along to me by a faithful reader (H/T: John) by retired Dr. Vernon Chong, retired USAF  Major General.  It concerns our current war (and those that have read my other posts believe that we are in a war unlike those in our recent past).  I will warn you – it is a …

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Friday Humor – Laugh, it’s Friday!!!

Just imagine some guy going 90 mph on the interstate highway, with theseballoons trailing a few yards behind him?Instructions for a fun time on the interstate…………………Step 1. Tie balloons to car.Step 2. Drive like a bat out of hell….Step 3. Watch people freak out !!!!   (H/T: Karen) 

People in glass houses….

All over the world, we see world leaders criticizing us, both for our domestic policies as well as our foreign policies. Our media seems to delight in reporting almost any slight. What I keep thinking has been well captured over at Betsy’s Page:   Why praise dictators who lecture us on freedom? One Indian columnist …

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Anyone for sarcasm?

Op-for has a quick take: Want crystal clear proof that the media doesn’t understand this Long War that we are fighting? War Price on US lives now Equal to 9/11 (AP) — WASHINGTON – Now the death toll is 9/11 times two. U.S. military deaths from Iraq and Afghanistan now surpass those of the most …

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Sgt Smith – Medal of Honor

  He gave his unselfishly gave his live for those he commanded and for those who relied on him.     From Captain’s Quarters:   The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, March 3, 1863, has awarded in the name of Congress the Medal of Honor to Sergeant First …

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This could get amusing….

This one ought to be on pay-per-view!  From The Australian: From correspondents in United Nations LEBANESE President Emile Lahoud has said overnight that his country reserved the right to take Israel before the UN General Assembly or the world court to seek reparations from damage caused by its recent war against Hezbollah guerrillas. Chutzpah comes …

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