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Tempering the growing militarism

Whenever one writes suggesting caution when it comes to militarism, the hawks love to criticize and say that we should never surrender.  Surrendering is not what this blog is about.  However those who are such violent and military zealots should realize that sometimes this is more a sign of cowardice than manliness.  When the crowd fervor spirals out of control about militarism and using weaponry to solve our problems, there is a time to pause and take inventory of where our zealotry may lead us.  Among the following quotes are some from military leaders, Founding Fathers, and people who were not wimps or prone to surrender...

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Obamacare good for capitalism

Without a single shred of substantiated evidence, Obamacare has been chastised by right-wingers who hate President Obama and want to take down one of his most important accomplishments.

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Time to bind up our wounds

OK, the election is over.  We know clearly who won.  Now what?

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Merit citizenship: VOTE!

Get out and vote!  No photo I.D. is required.  If you need a kick in the pants, here is why you should vote:

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Burke FINALLY gets accurate media

Well, it took awhile, but I see the so-called mainstream media finally got the story correct regarding the charge that Mary Burke was fired by Trek.  She was not!  And when such a story comes out days before the election, offered by a fired Trek employee, it does not take a mental genius to realize it is a scam and a lie.  But for some reason it became the lead story in much of mainstream media in Wisconsin.  Disgusting.

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