Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Understanding the Philosophies at work in American Politics

On the eve of the 2012 elections, I thought I’d share some of the things I’ve heard recently about election: “I f—ing hate Mitt Romney. Everything he says is a lie.” “Barack Obama’s a communist. He’s intentionally trying to destroy … Continue reading

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How would you “stimulate” the economy?

As much as I’ve tried not to watch the news any more than I have to, it’s hard to get away from all the talk about Washington’s “stimulus package” and the subsequent unbelievable spending that’s followed in its wake.  President … Continue reading

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A Discussion on Predestination

Here’s my take on predestination as a concept.  This post is a reaction to a set of questions Chris asked in response to an earlier post I made.  Please everyone keep in mind that it is only my take. I … Continue reading

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Difficult Confidence

It’s Wednesday morning, Barack Obama is president elect, and the democrats have significantly advanced their majority positions in both houses of congress. I predicted this outcome almost a year ago, but it is certainly not the outcome I hoped or … Continue reading

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The Unbelievable Cost of Free Health Care

Okay, gang, here it is…  The long-awaited discussion on universal health care.  You’ve been clamoring for it, and I’m game, so let’s chat.  First, what I believe… Unbelievably Expensive / Taxes Through the Roof  I believe that pulling health care under … Continue reading

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