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Louisiana vs. Critical Race Theory

     The rejection by the states of “divisive concepts” in “Critical Race Theory” is now seen in yet another state’s proposed legislation: Louisiana.      The crux of the legislation: Section 1. R.S. 17:2119 and 3996(B)(59) are hereby enacted to read as follows: … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: Is Modern Architecture Disastrous?

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      Between the reversal of former President Trump’s Executive Order on requiring “classical” architecture for Federal Buildings and the … Continue reading

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The Ides of March

I hear a tongue shriller than all the music Cry “Caesar!” Speak, Caesar is turn’d to hear. Soothsayer: Beware the ides of March. Caesar: What man is that? Brutus: A soothsayer bids you beware the ides of March.      A little … Continue reading

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Why Proportional Representation For Congress Is Unwise

     A non-American asked in a Redddit thread recently in regards to national American elections “Wouldn’t it be easier to just switch to proportional representation”. Below are my responses, in part, outlining why this is not only the opposite of “easy” … Continue reading

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The Tyranny Of Equity – The Totalitarianism Of Wokeness

     With the Biden/Harris administration going full throttle on day one, the major theme of his policy (aside from Gaia-worshiping nonsense) is a push for “equity”. Many people are only now beginning to notice the use of “equity” and not “equality” … Continue reading

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Looking Back Upon The Life Of Margaret Thatcher

     It has been nearly eight years since we lost Margaret Thatcher, AKA the “Iron Lady”, who aptly demonstrate one could have grace, poise, and charm, and still more balls than most male politicians put together (those balls being the balls … Continue reading

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     The “Model State Constitution” has been around, with revisions, for 100 years now.  As someone who used to read current and former state constitutions for fun and relaxation, I’ve found the “model” constitution to be lacking and not especially good … Continue reading

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Witches and Warlocks and Pumpkin Possums!

     If Alex Jones thinks you are a crazy conspiracy nutter… you might want to reexamine your life. "Witches and Warlocks and Pumpkin Po(p)ssums!" pic.twitter.com/7F2dwiuvSP — Political Hat Blog (@PoliticHatBlog) January 11, 2021 Tweet

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Happy New Year!

     Have a Happy, and safe, New Year!      Enjoy a tasty beverage (or ten)! Tweet

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     A number of the blogs listed in the sidebar are now pining for the fjords, and have been for a while now, and no longer exist, or are otherwise unavailable. If one of these blogs comes back or has moved … Continue reading

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