Dear Muslims of the World

This piece originally appeared on the Member Feed at Ricochet.  I have permission of the author, who goes by Franco, to feature it here.  I am in agreement with every word. Dear Muslims of the world, The United States is not a Muslim country. We eat pork, we like dogs, we drink alcohol (a lot!). …

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My Sentiments, Exactly..Obamas by a Black Journalist

I have to say, I totally agree with the sentiment expressed here. Thanks go to my Ricochet friend, Simon Templar: A Black Reporter Summarizes Barack Obama! letvent / November 7, 2013 The below summarization of Barack and Michelle Obama’s 5 year reign in the White House is by far the best I’ve ever read as …

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A Ricochet Friend Asked Me…. OTL Broadcast

I don't use Facebook or Twitter, but I do have this mini-soapbox to use for broadcasting Opinion. We are trying to create a new, ubiquitous acronym, to be applied at all times and in all places, in relation to the person who currently occupies the White House in Washington, DC. We hope that History will …

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Calling The Private Sector!! Let’s Generate Private Competition for Government Employment Data!

So maybe there's a bright spot in the federal government shut-down. One area that is shut down that many are complaining about is the National Bureau of Economic Research and the Labor Department that generate employment data. How about the many private companies and organizations that currently publish narrower statistics on US employment, getting serious …

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The Reason for the Season-Independence Day

237 years ago, on July 4, perhaps the most remarkable group of people ever assembled in service to a Noble Idea, declared their Independence from Tyranny, in perhaps the most important document in American History. Herewith, find a reminder of the Roots of American Exceptionalism. The Declaration of Independence    The link is to the …

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