Tag Archives: Politics

Thank You Mr. President

The headline reads, “2018 election voter turnout: the highest level in a century for a midterm election.”  How remarkable is that! And we have the president to thank for.  Because it was him who had inflamed this voter turnout whether they … Continue reading

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2018 Midterm Election Eve

By now you may have had enough of people telling you to vote tomorrow. At least my phone and mailbox are full from messages and mailers stuffed by both political parties.  The midterms are getting sexy? What’s the fuss? Apparently, the stakes is … Continue reading

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Countdown To 2018 Midterm Election

The midterm election is an even dozen (12) days away.  What’s at stakes you may be wondering? All 435 seats in the United States House of Representatives, 35 of the 100 seats in the United States Senate, and 39 state and territorial gubernatorial … Continue reading

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There Is Justice

Yes JUSTICE!  Not the DOJ, government kind, if you follow my thoughts.  I am referring to the broader sense of the word.  In that a good deed deserves recognition and a bad one punished. The article I saw had me … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 7 Oct 2018

First week of October and it started out with a bang.  A new Supreme Court Justice, Brett Kavanaugh has been confirmed after all the drama.  Certainly a feather in the President Trump and GOP’s cap. May be also a preview for … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 30 Sep 2018

Freedom, while positive in connotation, in extreme is neither comfortable nor productive.  Cases in point are prisoners and babies.  Neither are the preferred state for any society for sustainable operation. Guarding against the extremes, freedom is checked by the concept … Continue reading

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Day 2 Week 17 – How Low Can We Go?

7 mile easy pace, cool & 72 degree “How low can we go?” was the question came to mind when I saw the headline on President Trump labeling Ms. Omarosa, his former White House Advisor, a dog.  Normally this question … Continue reading

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Day 5 Week 16 – To Be Or Not To Be

6 mile easy pace, cool &71 degree. First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press, or … Continue reading

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Day 6 Week 10 – Digital Economy – The Last Frontier

9 miles easy pace, sunny & 78 degree Last week the US Supreme Court decided to allow states to impose sales taxes on “online purchases even if the business doesn’t have a physical presence there.”  This is a reversal of … Continue reading

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Day 3 Week 10 – Post Election Thoughts

3 miles recovery pace, cloudy & 80 degree After lots of sleep and a recovery run today, the reality of yesterday’s Primary defeat is finally settling in with me.  A couple of lessons learned here: One – election campaign is … Continue reading

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