Why can't we learn to be good losers?
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Feb 27, 2017 - 2:54pm
Why can't we learn to be good losers?

  People worry about how they want to raise their children.  Their babies should be smart, strong, well-mannered, industrious, confident, and many other good qualities.  Basically, we all wish for our kids to be winners.  No one would dream of teaching to lose or to fail.     Unfortunately, we are pushing so hard to make sure our special snowflake never has to feel the sting of coming up short at something, they are ill-equipped to handle adversity when it sneaks through our hovering.  That may not happen until we turn them loose on the world, and then they are in emotional crisis because they never had to figure out how to bounce back from anything. If everyone gets a trophy just for showing up, they get no value out of their effort.  Additionally, with…

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Do black lives REALLY matter?

  I believe in judging a person by the “content of their character, not by the color of their skin.” I could care less if you are black, white, lavender or a frigging green Martian. If you are a good person who is nice to me and others, you’re OK in my book.   I have be…

Feb 27, 2017 - 8:52am
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Sanctuary Nation

California’s Sanctuary Cities are at the beginning of the last civil war. Many Constitutional theorists have argued during the lull between the two conflicts that secession is, or should be, permitted by any state of the Union. In other words, . As Sanctuary Cities become in some areas Sanc…

Feb 27, 2017 - 10:29am
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OSCARS

Cloaked in esoteric ideals such as social justice equality,love and peace 'for all' these people spread their hatred by maligning anyone who disagrees with-Them. They make the most money using the least brain power, so they must be smarter than anybody else. This has not changed since the communist …

Feb 27, 2017 - 4:03pm
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Health care is our fault, not the government's job…

Learning that no one in America even had health care before the 1920's,and people did pretty well without it, was interesting.  Doctors took care of people because they cared for them.  Many doctors and veterinarians had barter systems, where those they took care of paid them in food, or s…

Feb 26, 2017 - 5:09pm
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  • - Feb 27, 2017 - 8:36pm
  • - by Bill H.
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TODAY'S MERCENARIES - AND NO ONE CARES.

    Look at the guy above. Seen to many war movies ? Played too many ego-shooters ? Having problems with being accepted by his friends due to a severe intellectual handicap ? Parents beat him up once too much ?   Maybe all of it.   Probably you all have heard of the company Bl…

Feb 27, 2017 - 11:01am
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Blame Academia for the New Demagogues

(How Literate Intellectuals Have Lost the Public Sphere to Donald, Steve, Milo, Richard, and Other Opportunists)   Who is to blame that our discourse about politics has become increasingly disordered, inefficient, exaggerated, and polarized?. There’s a lot of finger-pointing that has gone…

Feb 27, 2017 - 12:18pm
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Global Thermonuclear War with Russia?

  Global Thermonuclear War with Russia?   We  We have to ask ourselves, is this something we want?    The insane hysteria over Russia needs to stop. It probably will not. For reasons of domestic and imperial politics the American public…

Feb 28, 2017 - 12:16am
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  • - Feb 28, 2017 - 4:52am
  • - by EXPAT
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A Case For Sedition: Keith Ellison

has a and an even shadier present. America’s first Muslim Congressman is a known associate of the , anti-Semitic, anti-American group, Chicago neighbor of B. Hussein Obama, and those whacky Weathermen Bill Ayers & Bernadine Dohrn. Ellison is also known for having over 55 traffic tic…

Feb 27, 2017 - 1:05pm
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The Libertarian War: Why the Orthodoxy Lost, and W…

I believe that the political orthodoxy will attempt to impeach or in some other way, depose president Trump, because he will harm the financial interests of political orthodoxy’s donors. The neo-conservative movement, and neo-liberal movement ideologies fundamentally rest on the axis of libert…

Feb 26, 2017 - 12:39am
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The Psychopathic Crowd

Since the 1980s we have seen the emergence of the psychopathic crowd.  No surprise psychopaths are often tied to financial success and riches.  Most psychopaths are intelligent and can be extremely charming when it suits their ulterior motives.  Its often learned behavior, a belief in…

Feb 27, 2017 - 1:02pm
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Mercenaries

At the end of Patpong Street, the infamous Red Light district in Bangkok, Thailand, was Luci Tiger Den. A non descript bar run by Tiger Riddick, an off shore oil Expat, and his Thai wife Luci. What makes the place special, was their walls that were covered with messages from Expats looking for lost …

Feb 27, 2017 - 4:28pm
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The Normans from Rollo to William; Either Conquer…

793 A.D., Scandinavian men sailed across the North Sea landing at the island of Lindisfarne, and this is the first known encounter between Vikings and Anglo-Saxons. For the next three centuries, the Vikings and their legendary Longboats marauded across the English continent, seeking treasure and ter…

Feb 25, 2017 - 9:06pm
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The Truth About the 1%’ers

The 1% are evil.  Why?  Because they own 35% of all the wealth.  Twenty percent own about 82.7% of the wealth.  How can this be fair?   Fair or not, what if I told you that there is nothing unusual about it?  What if I told you that it follows nature’s pattern? &#…

Feb 26, 2017 - 11:49am
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My Favorite War Movies

Although war in general is obviously a horrible experience for everyone involved in it, the subject has spawned some of the best and most memorable movies ever made. While many films have taken a direct, almost documentary approach and were quite gritty in tone, other movies have used war as a backd…

Feb 25, 2017 - 8:10pm
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While we were being distracted...............

With all of the distractions going on with the new administration, a few other little known "efforts" are happening in the background. The first one is an effort to overthrow the Internet Privacy Rules that were put in-place during the Obama Administration which require broadband service provid…

Feb 24, 2017 - 1:24am
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The GOP Agenda, How is this going to play out?

  As days go by the confusion being presented by the GOP, the party in control becomes more mind boggling.Trump has been extremely busy mostly struggling to come up with a functional cabinet.So far the most memorable things to be addressed like which bathroom you can use or can you be deported …

Feb 25, 2017 - 5:58pm
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  • - Feb 27, 2017 - 5:41pm
  • - by Bill H.
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GODS WORD AND WAY TO ANSWERED PRAYERS IN SIMPLICIT…

Our faith in Gods Word used in the name of Jesus must always be in the "NOW" otherwise it is "HOPE" which is for a later date such as going to Heaven someday. When our hearts are right Psa 51:10 "Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me". and believe that we receive from…

Feb 26, 2017 - 6:36pm
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A STORY TO TELL

A STORY TO TELL There are two versions of this myth in American Indian folklore. One is from Lakota and the other from Kiowa.   There were once seven maidens who happened to be of the same tribe or clan. One day they set out to find water for their village as the summer had been dry and their …

Feb 25, 2017 - 10:02am
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The Holocaust?

Before commenting on the title and passages, please take time to view this conversation; an interview of Ernst Zundel from an Israeli Jew. Zundel is a German that challenges the concept of “the holocaust.”       What Have the Germans Done to the Jews? When asking this q…

Jul 28, 2016 - 6:29pm
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Trump Marketing: How Donald Trump became President…

Trump Marketing: How Donald Trump became President of the United States   It began nearly two years ago.   The start of what would become the most historically challenged president is US History.   Very few people actually understand how it happened.   They don’t un…

Feb 27, 2017 - 6:41am
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We need a New, NewLeft

I’ve never voted for a Republican presidential candidate. I’ve never voted for a Republican governor. My voting record indicates that I am far more of the Left than I am from the center or the Right. The fundamental reason for this is quite simple: Democrats think government isn’t …

Feb 27, 2017 - 9:08am
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Victims, Heroes,Villains

Another senseless tragedy, that is becoming almost commonplace in the news cycle. On February 22nd 2017, an intoxicated man hurling racial slurs opened fire inside a packed Kansas bar, shouting ‘Get out of my country.’     The tragedy is anything but commonplace. Heartbre…

Feb 27, 2017 - 1:52pm
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  • - Feb 27, 2017 - 3:21pm
  • - by Bee Ess
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