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Billy Yank and Johnny Reb Part II

Billy Yank and Johnny Reb at Starbucks 1863

Just show up and start preaching, especially about what “the union is going to do for you…” without that and the native Texan or Alabamian or Tennessean hears some Yankee saying, “We’re gonna take your women, corn and horses, and there’s nothing much you can do about it.” If the meaning of the message is what the receiver hears, well, nothing much you can do about it by shouting it louder.

February 16th, 2014 | Posted in Business,Civil War,Of Interest | Read More »

Fox Hunting Plebes: Union guys beat up Steven Crowder

Steven Crowder's perfect plastic smile ruined by chipped tooth.

I am not in any way condoning, endorsing, approving, or sanctioning the deplorable behavior of those ill-natured brutes who engaged in four rounds of fast and furious fisticuffs with Fox News reporter Steven Crowder.

December 11th, 2012 | Posted in Economy,Editor | Read More »

When is enough “enough?”

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I’m sick and tired of watching and listening to pundits who profess concern over the minimum wage. They all read from the same talking points…

November 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Business,Economy,Jobs & Careers | Read More »

Misplaced Hate From The Left


This past week has come and gone and what a week it was following on the heels of the Republican National Convention.

September 7th, 2012 | Posted in Business,Economics & Markets,Economy,Investing & Finance | Read More »

“Hey buddy….I could use a job”


Veteran Job opportunities are available to those who look in the right places

June 11th, 2012 | Posted in Benefits,Education,Support the Troops,Vet News,Veteran Service Organizations,Veterans Affairs | Read More »

Walker Wins, Wisconsinites Lose


Morning headlines read more like obituaries than reason for anyone to celebrate. Republican Scott Walker won and the working man lost!

June 7th, 2012 | Posted in Civil Liberties and Freedom,Corruption,Government,Politics | Read More »

Veterans Benefits VS. Entitlements Others Feel Due

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What is the difference between an earned contractual benefit and an “entitlement”. We seemed to have lost track.

July 29th, 2011 | Posted in Benefits,Veteran Service Organizations,Veterans Affairs | Read More »

Wisconsin Judge Strikes Down Anti-Union Law


Since taking office on January 3, Republican Governor Scott Walker waged war on public workers and their unions, aiming to restrict collective bargaining rights to wage negotiations before ending them altogether

May 28th, 2011 | Posted in Government,Legislation,Politics | Read More »

KAREN ST. JOHN: Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s Tale Of A Sucker’s Choice

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker Protest

Faced with a budget out of control, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker decided to make a sucker’s choice of either/or, and has gotten himself into a huge mess. Is he able to be a true leader of all the citizens in his state, and sit down at the table and come to an agreement with those he has alienated? Or, will his ego rule the day and define his government’s policies?

February 19th, 2011 | Posted in Government,Legislation,Politics | Read More »


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