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My Beloved Old Flag

As a writer its always my hope that my work will somehow reach out and influence someone whose opinion might be different from my own. I hope that it might cause them to reflect and in the very best and brightest world,


Random Thoughts from a Rambling Mind

I’m catching up on current events, including the latest news and other erratic thoughts. While I believe in a lot more than just two things, and fearing that I will feel the wrath of CNN's Brooke Baldwin, I


Cousins, BLM and Antifa, Are Due for a Good Whooping

I have two stories to tell you today. First story: my dad came from a large family from North Central Nebraska, in the Sandhills. Three of my uncles had ranches in the area and whenever I could, I enjoyed spending tim


We Didn't Start the Fire

Billy Joel is scheduled to play in St. Louis, tonight!   I love his song, “We Didn’t Start the Fire.” I remember trying to memorize the 119 events of world history, politics, foreign affairs


Cotton Leaves Horror, Devastation In Its Wake

Cotton has had a really big week in the news, leaving horror and devastation in its wake.   First, Hobby Lobby thoughtlessly displayed cotton stalks in a vase for sale. Can you imagine, an Arts & Crafts re


Reverend Hillary?

Did you hear? Could it be true? Hillary Clinton is considering becoming a minister. I don't know if she is still thinking about it but, wow, the mere thought is mindboggling. I know people have existed who have


The Battlefield of Ideas

Illuminating the Truth

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We're here to fix the machine.

We are here to fix the machine. The machine is the federal government that has been fundamentally transformed the serve the elite instead of "We The People". Our goal is to engage our fellow Americans on the battlefield of ideas to discover the most ideal way for our nation to be governed to provide the most security with the maximum amount of liberty and freedom for all American citizens. We welcome all people from all walks of life and ideologies to engage with us. Join us on the battlefield of ideas.

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