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  • Why Is This Election Even Close?
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    Why Is This Election Even Close?

    5 years ago

    Close? This should be a no-brainer. For the record, I don’t believe this election for November 2012 is that close. I believe firmly that the polls are skewed and I am not putting much weight into them no matter which way they swing. Time and...

  • Obama's 'You Didn't Build That' Was Off Teleprompter
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    Obama's 'You Didn't Build That' Was Off Teleprompter

    6 years ago

    I really hate to break it to Chris Matthews, especially regarding his latest puzzling ‘bromantic’ remark about Mr. Obama being “perfect” in every way, but perfect isn’t exactly how most of us describe the President. Despite what Chis...

  • While America Burns Obama Golfs
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    While America Burns Obama Golfs

    6 years ago

    Time and time again the hypocrisy of the left and their Democrat puppets astonishes me. When Debbie Wasserman, DNC Chairman attempted to tweak the conscience of America by “warning” us of “secret” Swiss bank accounts and off-shore...

  • BFD or WTF take your pick of Profanities and Blunders Made by POTUS
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    BFD or WTF take your pick of Profanities and Blunders Made by POTUS

    6 years ago

    “Heaven and earth! -- of what are you thinking? Are the shades of Pemberley to be thus polluted?'' Man do I know how she feels... This dialogue is a scene from Jane Austin’s Pride and Prejudice, a confrontation between Lizzy and Mr....

  • Obama 1st U.S. President to Take Full Credit For a Successful Military Operation
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    Obama 1st U.S. President to Take Full Credit For a Successful Military Operation

    5 years ago

    You know you're in trouble if you're in trouble if you're President Obama and Arianna Huffington uses the word "despicable" referring to one of your political ads.

  • Obama's Frontal Assault On Religion
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    Obama's Frontal Assault On Religion

    6 years ago

    One thing Obama is running on is painting the Republicans as trying to take away reproductive rights. This is a very dangerous ruse.

  • All Hail King Obama
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    All Hail King Obama

    6 years ago

    Obama administration threatens Military Chaplains with serious criminal charges if they exercise their constitutionally protected rights.

  • WTF or as Obama Likes to Call it His New Campaign Slogan...
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    WTF or as Obama Likes to Call it His New Campaign Slogan...

    6 years ago

    WTF is Obama's 2012 campaign slogan. This Winning The Future super star genius of the left forgot that the initials of his slogan can mean something entirely different. Also mentioned is Michelle's $50K shopping spree and federal marshals arresting a cyber criminal.

  • Those Cruel and Uncaring Conservatives
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    Those Cruel and Uncaring Conservatives

    7 years ago

    I had a conversation with a liberal who allegedly was a wealthy person awhile back (I have no proof they were wealthy, only that they said they were in the top 1% of income earners). He believed he had the perfect right to tell all taxpayers what...

  • So What Did the President Know and When Did He Know It?
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    So What Did the President Know and When Did He Know It?

    7 years ago

    Revised: October 3, 2011 Mr. Obama has numerous pet projects and favorite groups he loves to give taxpayer money to. Among many of these such groups are his "green" hand-outs. Green companies seems to be tops on his list. Apparently he can be...

  • Stupid is as Stupid Votes
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    Stupid is as Stupid Votes

    7 years ago

    Stupid is as stupid does. You know you're in trouble when even The Wall Street Journal runs an editorial that discusses how unintelligent Mr. Obama is by using that quote. I recently followed a Bing search link to a blog regarding one of Mr....

  • First They Came For the Guitars
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    First They Came For the Guitars

    7 years ago

    This is taking poetic license with Pastor Niemoller’s quote, but it is time to wake up America, we are under siege and it isn’t from Al Qaeda, it’s from the Obama Administration. Here is my take on the historical quote: First they came for...

  • Living in Obama's Fairy Tale
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    Living in Obama's Fairy Tale

    7 years ago

    Let’s play pretend, shall we? Let us assume that we are back in olden times during the George W. Bush Administration. Let us work very hard to picture in our minds-eye a joint session of Congress, called by the President, and during something like...

  • The Obama Adminstration's War on We The People
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    The Obama Adminstration's War on We The People

    6 years ago

    Can we spell Abuse of Power? There is unquestionably abuses of power that have continued seemingly unfettered by the current administration. This is a grave problem because unlike the war on terror, the enemy is from within and it goes by the name...

  • Mr. Obama Student of History
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    Mr. Obama Student of History

    7 years ago

    Remember when the masses came to see him? It was unprecedented. He said he could change the world. He promised all would be right with the world if we just listened to him. He gave us hope. Then the day came. They waited for the historical moment to...

  • How Do You Define The Obama Administration's Insanity?
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    How Do You Define The Obama Administration's Insanity?

    7 years ago

    How does that go? The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over expecting a different outcome each time. So then the Presidency of Mr. Obama begs the question, is he, well…insane? While this is going to be penned prior to...

  • Let Them Eat Cake Again and Again and...
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    Let Them Eat Cake Again and Again and...

    7 years ago

    August 23, 2011 It looks like Michele Obama is screaming “Let them eat cake—again” more with her actions than any words she’s been spouting lately. First there’s a disclaimer. I am fully aware this is an article from the National...

  • Go Green Go Broke
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    Go Green Go Broke

    7 years ago

    August 17, 2011 It is the best of times it is the worst of times... In these times of “job creation” by the Obama administration it is becoming the worst of times… Oh, that’s right, it’s been 2 ½ years and Mr. Obama’s promises...

  • Obama Flubs Address to Family of Fallen Soldier
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    Obama Flubs Address to Family of Fallen Soldier

    7 years ago

    June 26, 2011 Let’s play the “Imagine if President Bush Did This” game, shall we? We know the lame stream media is obsessed with any type of imperfection demonstrated by Republicans or most especially Tea Partiers. The disgraceful recent...

  • I'm No Genius But I'm an Army Wife and Mom
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    I'm No Genius But I'm an Army Wife and Mom

    7 years ago

    June 21, 2011 I firmly believe that the title I used could also read, “I’m No Genius But I’m a Wife and Mother” and it would still fit perfectly into the topic I write about today. The Wall Street Journal had an opinion piece today The...

  • Kindle Lights and Covers
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    Kindle Lights and Covers

    7 years ago

    On the same day, I endeavored to contact two different companies, Microsoft and Ozeri, a company that makes, among other things, an Ebook reader light called “The Kandle” I was able to compare and contrast the customer service of each company...

  • His Amazing Love
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    His Amazing Love

    7 years ago

    May 11th, 2011 Please note: Recently I wrote a Hub that has been taken down. Despite what some have asked, the Hubpages team did not take the Hub down, initially they allowed me to modify it. I chose to take the Hub down. Now I wish to just...

  • I Am To Believe Obama Gave the Order?
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    I Am To Believe Obama Gave the Order?

    7 years ago

    May 5, 2011 So I'm to believe Mr. Obama was in charge of the military operation to kill Bin Laden? *cough* *cough* *choke* --- *clears throat* Ahem...I find that very hard to swallow. Forgive me if I don’t become all gushy and wax...

  • Snopes Is Wrong About Royal Wedding
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    Snopes Is Wrong About Royal Wedding

    7 years ago

    April 29, 2011 Snopes is the place to go to find the truth, right? WRONG! Snopes is run by a liberal husband and wife tag-team. They have no staff, no education or credentials that would make them experts in any area, no less...

  • Why Did You Wait So Long Mr. Obama?
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    Why Did You Wait So Long Mr. Obama?

    6 years ago

    April 28, 2011 There is a great Hub addressing the problem that Mr. Obama unfortunately still has with regard to his sudden (emphasis on sudden here) birth-certificate- reveal. The Hub is written by The Frog Prince This particular Hub brings...

  • Obama's Bloopers and Blunders
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    Obama's Bloopers and Blunders

    7 years ago

    April 20, 2011 If you ask the media or a liberal, President Bush was one stupid kinda guy. He was just one big stupid head according to the liberal consensus. Right. If you ask the same lot, their, guy, their President (or any...

  • It's All About The Social Security Number Dude!
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    It's All About The Social Security Number Dude!

    3 years ago

    April 16, 2011 I’m not a Birther. Although I will say, it’s a little ( a lot) odd that President Obama has spent millions of his own personal money (surprised he hasn’t dipped into our tax dollars) to squelch any attempt to flush his birth...

  • Shame On Mr. Obama and our Lawmakers
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    Shame On Mr. Obama and our Lawmakers

    7 years ago

    APRIL 12, 2011 Have those lugheads in Washington no conscience? Have they no morals or scruples? Oh, the GOP managed to pass a 2011 budget, and at least Harry Reid and his ilk decided those “extreme” cuts the GOP wanted weren’t all...

  • While Japan Suffers Obama Plays Golf
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    While Japan Suffers Obama Plays Golf

    7 years ago

    March 16, 2011 I’m curious to know what goes on in the mind of a man who is the President of one of the most powerful nations in the world (I say “one of the most” because Mr. Obama has singlehandedly diminished our status in...

  • KIndle 2 or Kindle 3 iPad or iPad 2
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    KIndle 2 or Kindle 3 iPad or iPad 2

    7 years ago

    Monday March 14, 2011 This article is about the Kindle 2, the Kindle 3 and the original iPad verses the iPad 2. I own or have owned all but the iPad 2. I am a geek wanna be, I confess, and often, I have an almost compulsion to own the...

  • Faith-Based Review of
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    Faith-Based Review of "Devil" and "The Rite"

    5 years ago

    Warner Brothers The Rite With Anthony Hopkins March 1, 2011 Recently I took a chance on seeing “The Rite.” My husband and I bought a ticket and saw it in our local theatre the weekend of its release. It was before most of the reviews were...

  • Blood Money The Business of Abortion
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    Blood Money The Business of Abortion

    6 years ago

    February 27, 2011 Martin Luther King’s legacy isn’t just about black human rights. His legacy lives on in his daughter’s life, Dr. Alveda King. Her life as an outspoken advocate and protector for all life, black, white, or any ethnicity is...

  • Dumb and Dumber versus Global Warming
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    Dumb and Dumber versus Global Warming

    6 years ago

    February 3, 2011 If you’ve ever seen the movie “Dumb & Dumber” – you would automatically understand the subject matter here will be about those who lack the brain power to do anything but keep their respiratory system moving along. So it...

  • George Bush Muse behind Avatar
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    George Bush Muse behind Avatar

    6 years ago

    I recently read a quote by director James Cameron with regard to his movie Avatar. It confirmed something I suspected long before reading his quote. The following was found on a Podcast radio ad: The most successful film of all...

  • Snopes Snipes and Royal Wedding Snubs
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    Snopes Snipes and Royal Wedding Snubs

    5 years ago

    Snopes has no authority or expertise to verify anything plus their agenda is expressly liberal.

  • I Went Through The Naked Machine AND Was Molested At the Airport Today, What Did You Do?
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    I Went Through The Naked Machine AND Was Molested At the Airport Today, What Did You Do?

    7 years ago

    January 11, 2011 Warning - detailed report about TSA agents and a "quickie romance..." I tried to fly home to Lansing, Michigan today from Florida - but the Noreaster is hitting hard and eventually, my flight was delayed for so long I had the...

  • Progressive Insurance CEO Liberal
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    Progressive Insurance CEO Liberal

    7 years ago

    January 2, 2011 Happy New Year! Let's stay informed! Thanks to my friend Anna and an email she sent me, I discovered something I didn’t previously know. Apparently it is no coincidence that Progressive Insurance is named what it is....

  • Can You Pay it Forward?
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    Can You Pay it Forward?

    6 years ago

    A Holiday Story December 15, 2010 While I have no problem with proclaiming my faith and the celebration of a great event around this time of year, I chose this title for a reason. Instead of doing something kind for no reason other than doing...

  • Thanks Mr. Obama I Feel Much Safer Now
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    Thanks Mr. Obama I Feel Much Safer Now

    7 years ago

    Thanks To Obama I Feel Much Safer Now November 30, 2010 So let me see if I have this straight. November 29, 2010 in The Wall Street Journal an article “Website Closures Escalate U.S. War on Piracy” appeared. On first blush, I thought,...

  • Obama Was Never Fit To Be President
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    Obama Was Never Fit To Be President

    7 years ago

    http://www.sonsoftherevolution.org/Color/cg.htm 11.20.2010 We now know what has long been suspected by at first what seemed to be only a handful of us, now it has been revealed to many more of those of us who are enlightened. President...

  • Me On National Talk Radio?
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    Me On National Talk Radio?

    7 years ago

    I'm going to be on live-talk radio! Whoo Hooo! Working for a celebrity, Christian music star Michael English, I have come to understand celebrity isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. www.michaelenglishmusic.com When I see the auditions for...

  • Soros & Democrat Dirty Election Tricks
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    Soros & Democrat Dirty Election Tricks

    8 years ago

    Something that seems to have slipped under the radar is an organization founded by George Soros called “The Secretary of State Project.” Ever since the George W. Bush election where Al Gore attempted to steal the Presidential election (Al...

  • Photos From The One Nation Rally You'll Never See on MSNBC or CNN
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    Photos From The One Nation Rally You'll Never See on MSNBC or CNN

    8 years ago

    All photos from: http://directorblue.blogspot.com/2010/10/15-photos-from-onenation-rally-youll.html Many thanks to Twitter watchdogs @silkbrooke for Tweeting this link. When you lie down with dogs, you get fleas – as we can see by these...

  • Do You Know How Your Stimulus Money Was Spent?
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    Do You Know How Your Stimulus Money Was Spent?

    6 years ago

    Stimulus money spent to “create” or as the Obama administration likes to say using their new economic terminology, “save” jobs: $157.8 BILLION Cost of each job “created”: $246,436 Average earnings by a payroll employee during...

  • Obama Goes On
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    Obama Goes On "Stupid Is As Stupid Does" Tour

    8 years ago

    http://scottystarnes.wordpress.com/2010/03/21/dems-ram-through-obamacare-219-to-212/ I always wake up with the hope that President Obama will change his course, see that his programs are not only failures – completely – with regard to the...

  • The Monstrous Words of the Ground Zero Imam
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    The Monstrous Words of the Ground Zero Imam

    5 years ago

    http://www.glenninstitute.org/we-the-people.html The Ground Zero Imam has a friend regarding his personality disorder. It must be comforting to know he is not alone. I refer you to an excellent Hub by a great writer who goes by “Jiberish.” ...

  • Is Mr. Obama Muslim, Christian or None of the Above?
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    Is Mr. Obama Muslim, Christian or None of the Above?

    6 years ago

    Let me clarify right from the onset lest I receive vitriolic comments from those who disagree. I – unlike the creator of this video of President Obama's speech in Cairo, do not really believe Mr. Obama is a faithful Muslim. I do however, question...

  • May We Never Forget 9/11
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    May We Never Forget 9/11

    6 years ago

    September 11, 2010 On this day of infamy, this 9th anniversary of 9/11 – I have been moved in particular by Fox News and their lengthy, yet worthwhile video montage of this incredible, horrific event. This embedded link isn’t exactly what I...

  • Why Does Obama Take Credit For Something He Did Not Do?
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    Why Does Obama Take Credit For Something He Did Not Do?

    7 years ago

    I am writing this to set the record straight about President Obama and his part in the Iraq withdrawal. President Obama is very quick to place the blame (for instance) for a horrible economy he “inherited” on the Bush administration. He...

  •  Muslims Building Mosque As Symbol for Conquered Enemy?
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    Muslims Building Mosque As Symbol for Conquered Enemy?

    7 years ago

    “Let me be clear…” I heard this myself out of the President’s own mouth. He was speaking about his opinion regarding the building of the Mosque near – or I should say, essentially on, ground zero. ...

  • Do I Still Love My Kindle Ten Months Later?
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    Do I Still Love My Kindle Ten Months Later?

    8 years ago

    I need to take a break from political discussion so I thought I could give an update about my Kindle purchase. I have had my Kindle now for ten months and I love it even more than I loved it before. Plus, there is a brand new version coming out...

  • Obama Repeats Arizona Law Blunder Before Reading Arizona Law
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    Obama Repeats Arizona Law Blunder Before Reading Arizona Law

    8 years ago

    This morning, I watched an interview on Fox News – you know that bastion of only conservative views…and I admit, I was stunned by something I just heard out of the mouth of a guest Bill Hemmer had on his program, August 28, 2010 in the 9:00 am...

  • I Report I'll Let You Decide
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    I Report I'll Let You Decide

    8 years ago

    To adjust a phrase used by the Fox News channel. I have long suspected that the news media wasn’t just biased and bent towards liberalism. I have long suspected that they conspire to do so. I also suspected there was a vast mainstream...

  • The Very Best 4th of July
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    The Very Best 4th of July

    7 years ago

    On a very personal note: I am, I confess, a shameless "Nanna." I have to say I’m obsessed. I have a poster of my granddaughter Kaylee on our bedroom wall. Yes a poster. I flew out in June 2010 for Kaylee’s first birthday party even...

  • The Wall Street Journal's Inconvenient Truth
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    The Wall Street Journal's Inconvenient Truth

    8 years ago

    Or as I sometimes call it: The Religion of Climate Science It is fascinating to me how the climate people still cling to their notion of what has now been altogether debunked – global warming. It is like a religion because they must...

  • What If Someone Steals Your Debit Card?
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    What If Someone Steals Your Debit Card?

    7 years ago

    Credit Card numbers are stolen by the tens of thousands every day. Here are some tips how not to use your debit card.

  • Sometimes it's OK to Censor a Liberal
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    Sometimes it's OK to Censor a Liberal

    8 years ago

    What I mean by "censorship" is with regard to Hubpages. I just had a back and forth with a liberal under my one of the comments sections. I finally had to censor the person’s comments. This time not because they were vulgar or profane, but...

  • Is The Obama Administration Catering to Their Illegal Voting Base?
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    Is The Obama Administration Catering to Their Illegal Voting Base?

    8 years ago

    Jan Brewer Courageous for Standing firm for what is Right and Just for the people of Arizona and America! Has anyone noticed something with regard to the Federal Government’s lawsuit against Arizona? The Federal Government is suing the state of...

  • Why Are Liberals So Afraid of Fox News?
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    Why Are Liberals So Afraid of Fox News?

    6 years ago

    I wonder how many liberals who hate Fox News knew about CNN’s Senior Editor for the Middle East Octavia Nasr? I wonder before today after all the other news channels and lame stream media outlets were forced to report the news. The news that she...

  • Mr. Obama's Selective Oath Of Office
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    Mr. Obama's Selective Oath Of Office

    8 years ago

    Going on vacation folks! Have a blessed and wonderful 4th of July and KEEP ON HUBBING FOR OUR LIBERTIES! REMEMBER NOVEMBER!! The Wall Street Journal just verified what has been driving me nuts since the catastrophic oil spill happened. Where oh...

  • When God Closes a Door He Opens Others
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    When God Closes a Door He Opens Others

    8 years ago

    A little background about the videos - the "Jesus Christ Superstar" clip is of opening night. I had a horrible cold and I had NO VOICE - until I had to sing. It really was a God story. Also - every single time I sang that song, I cried real tears at...

  • My Fox News Interview Video
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    My Fox News Interview Video

    8 years ago

    The only thing worse than doing a T.V. interview with zero notice is afterwards watching yourself do the T.V. interview. Ug...I look much older than I thought I did in "real life". I said, "aaaa" and "ummmm" way too many times and I just overall...

  • My Fox News Interview and Hubpages
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    My Fox News Interview and Hubpages

    8 years ago

    Yesterday as I checked my email, I received a message from someone who claimed to be a producer from Fox News. I of course assumed it to be a hoax until I took a really good look at the actual email address. It was the person’s name and...

  • Sometimes You Have to Laugh About Mr. Obama or You'll Cry
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    Sometimes You Have to Laugh About Mr. Obama or You'll Cry

    8 years ago

    I really need to visit this web site more often. I soon will be traveling to see my precious grand baby Kaylee Michele for her very first birthday party. I won't be on these pages often so I'm going to have to leave it to the other Patriots who Hub...

  • President Obama First U.S. President to Hold Press Conference With No U.S. Flag Behind Him
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    President Obama First U.S. President to Hold Press Conference With No U.S. Flag Behind Him

    6 years ago

    Originally written in 2010, President Obama - at the time - was the first U.S. President to call a scheduled news conference and not have an American flag anywhere to be seen.

  • Time to be Civil No Matter What Your Politics
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    Time to be Civil No Matter What Your Politics

    7 years ago

    Please note as of August 2011, the link to the video was broken and had to be taken down. This is a sad commentary on the state of incivility in our society. President Obama recently jumped on a bus in what appears to be a Memorial Day...

  • Some Faces & Names Behind Why We Have Memorial Day 2010
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    Some Faces & Names Behind Why We Have Memorial Day 2010

    8 years ago

    As we approach Memorial Day weekend, I wanted to pay tribute to our soldiers and military. In particular, I wanted to share with you the story of Sgt. Adam Ray. Michael Yon wrote a fitting tribute to this young man. It does not give me...

  • MR. OBAMA SAYS LET THEM EAT CAKE
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    MR. OBAMA SAYS LET THEM EAT CAKE

    8 years ago

    Mr. Obama didn’t actually say that, but he might as well have. I’ll keep my editorial comments to a minimum, Mr. Obama’s actions and INactions speak loudly enough for themselves. This Memorial Day weekend, as is traditional for...

  • Angel Voices and An Argument With God
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    Angel Voices and An Argument With God

    8 years ago

    These are musings about my faith~~ Please note: This is my corner where I talk about my faith and things related. If you're not a person of faith, and if this type of thing offends you, time to click to another web page. I'm pretty much a...

  • God the Matchmaker or How I Met My Husband Final Chapter
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    God the Matchmaker or How I Met My Husband Final Chapter

    8 years ago

    A recent photo taken with my Honey. God the Matchmaker or How I Met My Husband Ending These are musings about my faith~~ Please note: This is my corner where I talk about my faith and things related. If you're not a person of faith, time...

  • God the Matchmaker or How I Met my Husband 5
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    God the Matchmaker or How I Met my Husband 5

    8 years ago

    These are musings about my faith~~ Please note: This is my corner where I talk about my faith and things related. If you're not a person of faith, time to click to another web page. I'm pretty much a straight talker. These are some of my...

  • God the Matchmaker or How I Met My Husband 4
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    God the Matchmaker or How I Met My Husband 4

    8 years ago

    These are musings about my faith~~ Please note: This is my corner where I talk about my faith and things related. If you're not a person of faith, time to click to another web page. I'm pretty much a straight talker. These are some of my...

  • God the Matchmaker or How I Met My Husband 3
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    God the Matchmaker or How I Met My Husband 3

    8 years ago

    These are musings about my faith~~ Please note: This is my corner where I talk about my faith and things related. If you're not a person of faith, time to click to another web page. I'm pretty much a straight talker. These are some of my...

  • God the Matchmaker or How I Met My Husband 2
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    God the Matchmaker or How I Met My Husband 2

    8 years ago

    Musings about my faith Please note: This is my corner where I talk about my faith and things related. If you're not a person of faith, time to click to another web page. I'm pretty much a straight talker. These are some of my faith-stories I'm...

  • God the Matchmaker or How I Met my Husband
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    God the Matchmaker or How I Met my Husband

    8 years ago

    Musings about my faith Please note: This is my corner where I talk about my faith and things related. If you're not a person of faith, time to click to another web page. I'm pretty much a straight talker. These are some of my faith-stories I'm...

  • Mr. Obama a Man Without Class
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    Mr. Obama a Man Without Class

    8 years ago

    Yesterday the world was surprised with the sudden resignation of the UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown. Within approximately six hours David Cameron became the new Prime Minister. Just like that. Gordon Brown was a member of the labor party, David...

  • To Correct the Media Lies
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    To Correct the Media Lies

    7 years ago

  • Will Someone Stop the Madness Please?!
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    Will Someone Stop the Madness Please?!

    8 years ago

    STOP THE MADDNESS! Now this government, in it’s infinite wisdom – wants to make it illegal to allow businesses to have internships. The government, using your tax dollars – is hiring over 250 “watch dogs” to ensure that there is...

  • An Effort to Squelch Freedom of Religion
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    An Effort to Squelch Freedom of Religion

    7 years ago

    I wanted to write today regarding the recent Supreme Court ruling that a cross on federal land displayed to honor veterans of foreign wars could remain. This cross has been displayed in the Mojave Desert for over forty years, yet Frank Buono,...

  • Open Range
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    Open Range

    8 years ago

    Please note: This is my corner where I talk about my faith. If you're not a person of faith, time to click to another web page. I'm pretty much a straight talker. These are my musings I'm writing down as seen through the eyes of someone who loves...

  • The Vile and Profane Recorded Messages of the Left
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    The Vile and Profane Recorded Messages of the Left

    8 years ago

    The Vile and Profane left: Here’s some eye opening visuals and several messages by Leftists angry over the Geico firing of one of their spokesperson’s stupid recorded remarks to Tea Party orgnaizers. Warning – the photos and the...

  • More Proof that With Mr. Obama - The Lights Are On But Nobody's Home
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    More Proof that With Mr. Obama - The Lights Are On But Nobody's Home

    8 years ago

    Today I wish to defend why I am hammering this point home about the Obama-is-so-much-smarter-than-Bush myth. A dear, DEAR and close friend took a bit of an issue with my pointing out the fumbles and bumbling acts of our current President. She...

  • The TRUE Face of Liberalism
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    The TRUE Face of Liberalism

    7 years ago

    Caution, you are entering an unvarnished look at liberalism in all of its profane ugliness. You have been warned. We have William Jefferson Clinton recently coming out and bewailing the violence that the Tea Party protesters could incite – just...

  • If The Tea Party is Racist Someone Better tell Black Tea Partiers
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    If The Tea Party is Racist Someone Better tell Black Tea Partiers

    8 years ago

    Brilliant hub. The rhetoric coming from the main stream media (ha) and the left is based upon the same ignorance as racism. These people are truly inept at critical thinking. They are very adept at calling those that oppose them offensive and...

  • Straight Talk Review for
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    Straight Talk Review for "The Politician"

    8 years ago

    Warning, the following may be offensive to some liberal readers. Proceed at your own caution… I recently finished reading “The Politician - An Insider's Account of John Edwards's Pursuit of the Presidency and the Scandal That Brought...

  • For Those Who Voted For Mr. Obama, Next Presidential Election, Please Stay Home
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    For Those Who Voted For Mr. Obama, Next Presidential Election, Please Stay Home

    6 years ago

    Last night Fox News reported that President Obama broke the Golf record. To date, Mr. Obama has played more rounds of golf in just over a year in office (32) than President Bush played in his entire eight years in office. Yesterday, Mr. Obama’s...

  • Why the New Federal Health Care Bill is Unconstitutional
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    Why the New Federal Health Care Bill is Unconstitutional

    8 years ago

    There has been recent talk involving the very likely possibility that certain proceedings would be instituted to repeal the health care bill. Understandably, experts, smarter than me believe that this prospect is very unlikely. Despite the fact I am...

  • The Worst Commander in Chief in History
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    The Worst Commander in Chief in History

    8 years ago

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    Our National Embarrassment

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    8 years ago

    I rarely EVER go to liberal blogging web sites any longer. For one thing - they use disgusting language and profanity without exception. I used to go as a journalist - but find that it's much nicer for my life to just read the Wall Street Journal,...

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    Aspiring Writers or Authors Be Aware of American Book Publishing II

    8 years ago

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    What Color Bra Am I Wearing?

    7 years ago

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    8 years ago

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    Saying Good-bye to A Son Going to War

    7 years ago

    Our son was deployed to Afghanistan with his Stryker Brigade in 2009 for one year. He returned alive and whole. For that I am eternally grateful to God. A good friend, Sgt. Dave Dunkel wrote an excellent piece about his son leaving for war. With his permission, I posted it on my Hub.

  • Bill Gates, Charity and Investing
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    Bill Gates, Charity and Investing

    8 years ago

    A quick reminder- voting ends tonight, Nov. 30th for the publishing contest I have entered. Please consider voting for me and getting me through elimination round number 2 by going to this link which will give you detailed instructions how to do so:...

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    Phase 2 Contest Begins I Need Your Vote

    8 years ago

    After a blessed family weekend where we entertained 19 family members for Thanksgiving -- I am truly thankful that they all graced our home. My only regret is it didn't last long enough! Our two daughters and son who is serving in Afghanistan...

  • Mr. Obama Do you Think My Son Serving in Afghanistan is a Photo Op?
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    Mr. Obama Do you Think My Son Serving in Afghanistan is a Photo Op?

    8 years ago

    So you think the troops make a good photo op Mr. Obama? Oh I know, your defenders will say, “It was just a joke.” You, of all people on this planet should never joke about anything to do with our troops. When it comes from you, it’s not funny....

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    5

    OK Here's a Bird's Eye view of National Health Care

    8 years ago

    Here's just a peek of what you are in for if we end up with a nationalized - government run - health care plan. I'm going to give you just a few examples of the AGONY of trying to deal with the Army's healthcare insurance, we lovingly call "Trying...

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    The Top Ten Reasons Mr. Obama Should Be Impeached

    8 years ago

    This could be the top 1000 reasons to impeach – but I don’t have the time to write a blog equaling the size of the Health Care Bill… So I just randomly picked some of my favs: 10. Mr. Obama didn’t know his minister – the...

  • Mr. Obama and the Blame Game
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    Mr. Obama and the Blame Game

    8 years ago

    Reminder – I made the top 49 in a publishing contest. But I need votes! If you don’t wish to vote, would you at least consider passing this link on to others to vote? http://hubpages.com/hub/THE-CONTEST-BEGINS First round ends tomorrow,...

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    8 years ago

    There's a Wall Street Journal article I found today called, "While The President Golfs." Apparently, one of the things this article points out is that Mr. Obama has spent more time golfing in his 9 months as President than Mr. Bush spent golfing in...

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    Google is Liberal and Bias

    3 years ago

    Google is run by liberals and profits go to primarily Democrats and liberal causes. Google gives nothing to Republicans or Conservative/Christian organizations.

  • Straight Talk Review: Amazon's E-reader the Kindle 2
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    Straight Talk Review: Amazon's E-reader the Kindle 2

    9 years ago

    I am going to confess something...it's a little secret of mine that only my close acquaintances know. I am SUCH a geek-wanna-be. I was the first person I knew, male or female - who got a personal word processor. I love technology, and I suppose that...

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    9 years ago

    What was personally interesting for me regarding this book was my husband had a very brilliant lawyer working for him in his staff while he was in Iraq July 2008-July 2009. This young lawyer was a Naval officer and grandson of Frank Capra. This...

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    12

    Why You Can't Stay Silent

    9 years ago

    I have to say – when I “Tweet” and when I write on Facebook – I don’t always get the “warm fuzzies” from many Christians. When I post something that smacks of activism, I usually don't get a response at all. When I post something...

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    Nobel Poo Prize

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    So Mr. Obama, much to even his surprise, won the Nobel Poo - ahem - Peace Prize. I'm sorry folks, I knew this "prize" was just a big bag of poo when Al Gore won it but I'm getting ahead of myself here. Connect the dots with me if you will. When...

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    Our Son in Afghanistan

    8 years ago

    My son and many other brave heroes left friends, family and loved ones to serve our country. Of course I think my son Alex is great, wonderful, a selfless hero who has sacrificed to serve something greater than himself - God and country. Please...

  • Commander-in-Absentia
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    Snow Jobs, Health Care and Cash for Clunkers

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    Lying About Racism

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    ASPIRING AUTHORS: BE AWARE OF AMERICAN BOOK PUBLISHING!

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    So How's that Hopey Changey Thing Workin Out For Ya?

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    9 years ago

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    Straight Talk "It Happened in Italy" Review

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    Mr. Obama, Where Will You Sleep Tonight?

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    First They Came for the Jews...

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    9 years ago

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    Is it Time to Wake up America?

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    Straight Talk about Comforting a Child

    9 years ago

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    Off the Beaten Tourist Path

    7 years ago

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    Straight Talk about "The Scarlet Thread"

    9 years ago

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    Two Weeks in Italy II

    7 years ago

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    Two Weeks in Italy

    8 years ago

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  • Snapshots of My World
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    Snapshots of My World

    9 years ago

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    Straight Talk about "Shoo Fly Pie"

    9 years ago

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    Straight Talk about "Comes A Horseman"

    9 years ago

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    Straight Talk about "Demon: A Memoir"

    9 years ago

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    Straight Talk about "Mark of the Lion"

    9 years ago

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    Straight Talk about "Vanished"

    9 years ago

    > On a scale of 1-10 with 1 being the worst and 10 being The Lord of the Rings, or Gone With the Wind or Jane Austin's Pride and Prejudice, I give this a 6.5 I bought this book because I had already read Mackel’s The Surrogate and The...

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    Straight Talk about Christian Fiction

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