Archive for September 8, 2011

This Sunday, I noted my last day this year to wear my favorite white/seersucker picnic skirt,* I carried my surprisingly-bright-eyed baby to church (she was a trooper yesterday), where the readings were surprisingly political.** Romans 13:8-10 The only thing you should owe to anyone is love for one another, for to love the other person is to fulfill the law. All these: You shall not commit adultery, You shall not kill, You shall not steal, You sh … Read More

via Blue State On Base


President Obama, realizing the economy is weak and many Americans need jobs, will be giving a speech on Thursday announcing his plans to create more jobs. The present-day Republicans — who are under the impression that their job is not to improve the country, but to make life difficult for Obama and reject everything he does –have already criticized his speech before he has given it. Reports are that Obama is seeking to spend $300 billion in fe … Read More

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BLOWING THE WHISTLE ON A ‘WHISTLE BLOWER’ * I was shocked beyond belief yesterday when I read in the New York Times that a so-called ‘progressive’ blogger is the one apparently responsible for blowing the whistle on a so called whistle blower. * Adding to my shock was the fact that Shamai Leibowitz was ever employed by the FBI in any position. He has been an activist for many years in Israel, has been outspoken for Palestinian rights and is one of the most respected lawyers h … Read More

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