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COFFEE CLUTCH

Today, after spending over $9 on a large latte and a puny piece of banana bread, I considered what would happen if I and others didn’t drink and eat all that trendy coffee and ‘artisanal’ snacks made by so many sullen, multiple-pierced, tattooed baristas…with green hair and man […]

CHILDREN OF THE SCORN

CHILDREN OF THE SCORN “The state must declare the child to be the most precious treasure of the people. As long as the government is perceived as working for the benefit of the children, the people will happily endure almost any curtailment of liberty and almost any deprivation.” […]

THE AGE OF TRUMP

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump certainly has confounded a majority of political analysts and pundits who could never have predicted he would come this far or be so popular as a candidate. His rallies are regularly attended by sold-out crowds of thousands of people, when his political opponents, […]