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DC Dems Impose Ban on Dancing at Weddings

Back in the day, and to some extent even now, certain Baptist Churches are not keen on dancing. Modern dancing is a bit too intimate or arousing, not suitable for unmarried folks or even married couples in public. So, why did DC Dems ban dancing at weddings?

Dog bite attack

An Impeachment Dog Bites Dem Story

The pursuit of blind power presumes that you, the pursuer, will wield that power always and forever. One example is the infamous nuclear option on appointees. A Democrat dream that under Trump came back to haunt them. Another is Obama’s phone and pen. Persuing Trump out of office is yet another.

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Dems Don’t-Wanna Impeach, No More, No More …

It may not mean anything. After all, San Fran Nan doesn’t have control of her raucous caucus. But she says she does not favor impeaching President Trump. Why? Swallow any liquids before you read this. It divides the country.

Notable Quote – Dr. Larry Arrn

Imprimis – On Progressivism and the despotism it will bring: The experts who run the modern bureaucratic state think they are architects of a perfectly rational society. They think of themselves as scientists, and of the running of government as something more like science—the science of administration—than politics. They think they can coordinate society comprehensively …

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US Progressive Senator Diane Feinstein – Yup, she’s got confiscation in her bill. Gun removal by regulation.

At the Corner, a snippet of an interview with Samuel L. Jackson  Q: This movie has a fair amount of gun violence and can be a bit flippant about it. Does that give you pause in the wake of what happened in Connecticut?  A: I don’t think movies or video games have anything to do …

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The Embrace of Administrative Despotism – A Notable Quote

Our contemporaries are constantly excited by two conflicting passions; they want to be led, and they wish to remain free.  As they can not destroy either the one or the other of these contrary propensities, they strive to satisfy them both at once.  They devise a sole, tutelary, and all powerful from of government, but …

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