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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.

Upcoming Convention

(H/T: Karen)   GET YOUR RESERVATIONS IN SOON !!!!   Subject:  Democratic Convention Agenda Upcoming 2008 Democratic Convention agenda! 6:00 p.m. – Opening flag burning ceremony.6:05 p.m. – Opening secular prayers by Rev. Jesse Jackson and Rev. Al Sharpton6:30 p.m. – Anti-war concert by Barbra Streisand.6:40 p.m. – Ted Kennedy proposes a toast. 7:00 p.m. …

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Liberal Statements – Case #1

Our local set of papers can be a lively place to be for disparate folks to argue their given positions. Pretty much, I look forward to seeing who has written what in the Letters to the Editors sections, as often the Editors will allow “discussions” to span many days when two or more folks start …

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New Style of War (Part 4?)

I’ve done a number of Posts lately (here, here, here, and here; Doug and Ken also have "stuff") dealing with the changing nature of war and is the West keeping up.  I was surfing over at WindsOfChange site where the Armed Liberal has a few comments about a Posting over on Global Guerillas by John …

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Speaking of Global Warming, this is disconcerting

From JunkScience (which quotes a lot of scientific studies) – maybe Global Warming, over the really long haul, isn’t quite what we think: That’s interesting… “Facing the prospect of rapid warming” – “DURHAM – Fossil trees in Antarctica show us that climate has changed greatly in the past. Suppose the current warming is just part …

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I think he needs a math lesson

From CNN we get this story about Chevron getting tossed out of Chad: N’DJAMENA, Chad (Reuters) — Chad ordered U.S. energy giant Chevron and Malaysia’s Petronas on Saturday to leave the country within 24 hours for failing to honor tax obligations, in a move apparently motivated by a desire to earn more from its oil. …

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