thomas paine

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Shallow Christians and Bogus Patriots

I read lots of things, but the most disturbing often are on facebook. There are lots of people there who like to tout their Christianity or their Patriotism, and often both at the same time….


1969 air in New York City

Why Libertarianism Will Never Work

I have a lot of friends who claim to be Libertarians. There is even a wing of the Republican Party, called the libertarian wing, or Tea Party. I’ll admit, I even flirted with libertarianism back…








Republican Representative Patrick McHenry

Patrick McHenry’s Town Hall Meetings

About 6 months ago I began calling 10th District Rep. Patrick McHenry’s office to see when he would be conductng a Town Hall Meeting locally. I was told every time that he has his Town…


Senator David Curtis

NC GOP, You Don’t Want to be Kansas

The Republican North Carolina General Assembly is doing their best to become the new Kansas. To misquote The Republican President, “You don’t want to be Kansas, believe me.” In 2012, California raised taxes on millionaires…