Medieval Castles and The Standing Stone
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Dec 16, 2017 - 2:04pm
Medieval Castles and The Standing Stone

Medieval Castles and The Standing Stone by Tom C. Purcell   Kilkenny Castle   The more one studies the history of western civilization, the more he understands the importance and prevalence of the Normans.  The Normans conquered England in 1066, but they were just getting started.  What comes to mind when you imagine medieval history, especially the British Isles?  Castles, kings, knights, warring royal factions, The Reformation and sectarian wars between Catholics and Protestants, that’s what comes to mind.   By the 12th century, castles were being erected in England and by the 13th century, Norman castles towered over the English landscape, and now much of the Gaelic-laden hills of Ireland as well.  The Normans started in France with Rollo. William came, saw, and conquered England and much …

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a functioning america?: dumb, dumber, dumbest

  a functioning america?: dumb, dumber, dumbest . . .   OH COME ON …… IS THIS REALLY TRUE?   When Tubularsock saw this, immediately doubt was the reaction.   Now, it is not that Tubularsock has any doubt what-so-ever that Donnie can’t tie his own shoes but Tubu…

Dec 14, 2017 - 12:06pm
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Nationalized Nepotism

There are always memorable people in our lives, some good memories, some bad, or some people just make an impression on you. That would be several of the people with whom I went to college. One of them dressed to the nines every day in college, or at least in all of the classes that I had with the p…

Dec 15, 2017 - 10:31pm
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Why Bother With Those Pesky People?

I have seen the future, and in it I have totally freed myself from the need of having to interact with anyone at more than a superficial level. I need not familiarize myself with the grocery clerks at the local supermarket, because I have a service that takes my on-line order, and delivers it into…

Dec 15, 2017 - 9:56pm
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What I learned from Alabama Special Election

This is the second time that the best GOP candidate, a conservative, was not on the ballot. Instead Moore and Trump became the GOP candidates. The DNC put Trump on the ballot while the RNC put Moore on the ballot. GOP leadership I believe would have been comfortable with Trump or Moore loosing to th…

Dec 15, 2017 - 8:18am
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Why the Rich Should Pay More Taxes.

As  teachers I and my son spend our time developing skills, imparting knowledge, giving direction, encouragement and self-esteem to my students.   As a nurse my son saves lives regularly and makes people better.   There are millions of support staff in the social services, polic…

Dec 14, 2017 - 6:49pm
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Trump...a racist no matter what he does

Question? President Trump ignores the Civil Rights  ,he’s a racist ? He attends ,he is dishonoring the black race? Blacks are either equal or you are not.  You are 13% of the population. This nation elected a black president . You have no right to “special” treatme…

Dec 15, 2017 - 4:49pm
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Elf Sessions

Lets see here the silly elf sessions said: “Over the past year the FBI was unable to get open access to over 7,500 electronic devices even though there were court orders to do so,” said Sessions during his presser at the Southern District US Attorney’s&#…

Dec 16, 2017 - 2:33am
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Nelson: Gloria Allred's SOCK PUPPET.

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Dec 11, 2017 - 11:43am
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Gotcha!

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Dec 13, 2017 - 2:01pm
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AH. AH ? AH ! INTERNET...INTERWHAT ?

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Dec 14, 2017 - 5:16pm
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Where did Mc Puffin go?

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Dec 16, 2017 - 12:49pm
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  • - Dec 16, 2017 - 3:41pm
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Tax Cuts

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Dec 16, 2017 - 6:12pm
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Pandora's Box Takes Down Another Man

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Dec 15, 2017 - 8:36am
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A Letter from me to the President of the United St…

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Dec 13, 2017 - 10:13pm
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Treason
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Merriam-Webster  as:   Keep this definition in mind as I make the case of treason.   Peter Stzrok is an American patriot.  He was the , since demoted.  He is a liberal progressive who supported O.  He loves his country and is willing to do anything to protect it…

Dec 14, 2017 - 12:46pm
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We all pay for death taxes

Of all the proposals in the House and Senate tax reform bill, in my humble opinion, taking the pain out of death taxes is the most helpful for the economy.  For those that don’t know, death taxes are taxes your estate pays when you die.  It looks likely that the tax reform bill will …

Dec 13, 2017 - 10:04am
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The Bonfire

Bonfire! Bonfire! Burning bright Please render nil emotional blight Save us from trauma of profit and greed We'll accept less if it's all guaranteed And spare us from those who will not agree That our way is best, we're so much smarter than you Though we've not passed the test we still know what to …

Dec 14, 2017 - 8:31pm
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Russian Foreign policy is sane and realistic

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Dec 15, 2017 - 5:34am
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The Past is Not Always Greener!

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Dec 15, 2017 - 2:56pm
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Do We Make Too Much Ado About Bullying?

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Dec 11, 2017 - 3:37pm
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Thinking about getting a Dog for Christmas?

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Dec 12, 2017 - 7:37am
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Its Always Been About Pence

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Dec 13, 2017 - 10:20am
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