civil truth

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I have adopted my screen name out of a passion to seek out and proclaim the truth, but to do so in a civil manner that permits genuine conversation in an era where mutual respect is rapidly becoming an endangered species. No guarantee I will live up to that all the time, though.
First up is Ben Howe, who's posted a video about Chick-Fil-A that goes over the top in a lighthearted way: https://youtu.be/jku_4IVJ5ik Ben and crew must have had a lot of fun making this, I'm sure. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *...
In all the excitement of discovering who won the latest plurality of voters in the latest primary, it is easy to lose the forest for the trees, which is that the purpose of our Presidential primary system is to reflect the preferences of our party's voters in the selection...
The entry of Rick Perry coupled with Tim Pawlenty's withdrawal from the primary race has certainly upended matters. I'm reasonably comfortable with a Perry run as I don't see any of the previously other declared candidates capable of beating Romney - the current group of Romney opponents is too fragmented...
I prepared this analysis earlier today of the California Democrats' successful rendition of Hoisted by Your Own Petard. Or you could call it being bitten by The Law of (Predictably) Unanticipated Consequences. Erick has covered much of this in his earlier post here, but I trust this will provide a different...