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Veterans Day 2016

16poster_lowres-copyToday we remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice:

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.

Laurence Binyon’s poem For the Fallen, written in September 1914

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A Tale of a Few Doctors

Lions_in_Pombia - CopyNoted veterinarian, psychologist, and newspaper advice columnist Dr. Michael Fox once responded to a question about the “slaughter” of Cecil the Lion by another doctor–Walter J. Palmer, DDS.

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Abdul-Jabbar Versus Carson

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The erstwhile basketball player formerly known as Lew Alcindor has weighed in on presidential candidate Ben Carson’s statement that he would think twice before putting a Muslim in charge of our country. In so doing, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has in a way confirmed the reason why Carson made such a statement in the first place. At least, that’s my take on what Abdul-Jabbar said.

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U. S. Navy Drill Team in Norway

Let’s hear it for the U.S. Navy Presidential Ceremonial Honor Guard Drill Team. Needless to say, they won this event. The video was uploaded in 2007.  Nevertheless, it’s an amazing display that’s well worth watching.

From America, before she was “fundamentally transformed.”

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Obama Returns to Kenya

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HIT THE ROAD, JACK!

On Thursday, Barack Hussein Obama II returns yet again to Kenya. This will be, arguably, his fifth, sixth, or seventh trip to “his home country.” (Actually, who knows? See: Nov. 1982. What many would like to know is at what age he first left Kenya.)

This time, Barry will meet Uhuru Kenyatta, alleged to have committed crimes against humanity. That all charges were dropped under the circumstances described by the prosecutor in that article (linked above), brings to mind a quip from Bill Ayers, which we might paraphrase as:

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Happy Mother’s Day 2015

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Who can argue with the notion that Mom is the original Queen of Hearts?

The idea of Mother’s Day has interesting roots:

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Because They Spy Illegally On Everyone

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Because local law enforcement now uses technology to perform what amounts to unconstitutional, wholly unreasonable, wide-ranging searches of the communications of innocent citizens, criminals are going free!

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