YES WE CAN

 Last night, I watched as America overwhelmingly put their confidence in Barack Obama, electing him the 44th president of the United States of America.  Now, I could carry on for some time about what that means to me, as I’ve done before, I could celebrate the victory, as I’m tempted

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Hmmm…

I’m a little confused. Let me see if I have this straight….. If you grow up in Hawaii, raised by your grandparents, you’re ‘exotic’ and ‘different.’ Grow up in Alaska eating mooseburgers, you’re an American story. If your name is Barack you’re a radical, unpatriotic Muslim. Name your kids Willow,

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Mad Dog Palin

      Choice words from the rollingstone.com article:  Sarah Palin is a symbol of everything that is wrong with the modern United States. As a representative of our political system, she’s a new low in reptilian villainy, the ultimate cynical masterwork of puppeteers like Karl Rove. But more than

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My Experience with TSA

If you look around the internet, you’ll find all sorts of horror stories about the TSA, the Transportation Security Administration. Last month, there was an interesting turn of events as the TSA didn’t believe the Macbook Air was a real laptop and caused the owner to miss his flight. But

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Words of the Brilliant Thomas Jefferson

I have recently come to love Thomas Jefferson. A progressive thinker, one of the primary architects of the United States of America and the Constitution, a brilliant, forward-thinking leader who forsaw the problems of government years, decades, even centuries before they arose. Jefferson, who is one of the founding fathers

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