Monthly Archives: August 2017

President Pence vs. President Trump

So what do we get when Vice President Pence becomes President Pence in a few months? Middle-age white guy. Ultra-Conservative Republican. Ultra-Conservative Christian. Former lawyer. Former Congressman. Former Governor. All the baggage, characters, and policies that come with being an … Continue reading

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A new dawn

The rope I grip has begun to fray, The knots I tied have slipped and drawn slack, From the truths that control my motions, and count my days It’s time I pushed away from this shore of security Towards the … Continue reading

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The big idea guy

If you haven’t figured it out by now “our” President is a “big idea”, “big picture” kind of a guy. Details? He leaves the details to the minions that work for and below him. He can’t be bothered with the … Continue reading

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The gospel of prosperity

Prosperity theology (sometimes referred to as the prosperity gospel, the health and wealth gospel, or the gospel of success) is a religious belief among some Christians, who hold that financial blessing and physical well-being are always the will of God for them, and that faith, positive speech, and donations to … Continue reading

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Beyond global warming

Whether you believe in global warming or not the one thing we can all agree on is we have people living in areas they have no business living in. Taking it a step further, we have trillions of dollars invested … Continue reading

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The end is near, let me sale you a bucket of grub?

“That’s great, it starts with an earthquake, Birds and snakes, and aeroplanes, And Lenny Bruce is not afraid, It’s the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine” – R.E.M I grew-up in Charlotte, NC and watched the evolution … Continue reading

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Nothing

The young man looked exhausted. His house had flooded then caught on fire. His new car was under water and he assumed his pets didn’t make it out before his home exploded. The reporter asked him one question; “What possessions were … Continue reading

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