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Orion, the Lone Star, and Me

It’s my last night in deer camp. Chris and I are standing by the fire, waiting for it to die out before retiring for the evening.  High over the weathered wooden gate, the dark Texas sky is littered with billions of stars, but the constellation Orion…the hunter…appears clear and bright.          …

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Not So Fast

I don’t mean to be a wet blanket, but I’m not quite ready to do an end zone dance over yesterday’s election results just yet. Yes, a case can be made that the Democrats were reined in hard yesterday.  A case can be made that the voters used Tuesday to express disapproval of the President’s…

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Shopping For Opinions

Last time I checked, public opinion does not trump civil rights. But I was driving through Cincinnati the other day, minding my own business, and an ad on the radio caught my ear. Actually, the first time it came on, I wasn’t really paying attention, so it was more like, “did I really just hear…

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Illogical

I’ve always found it illogical that anti-gun folks are perfectly fine with you using weapons against an armed attacker. They don’t want you to fight back with a gun, but they’re totally cool with you throwing random objects, or even using spears made from flagpoles. In the recent attack in Ottawa against a Canadian soldier…

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A Well Regulated Militia

“A well regulated militia being necessary for the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” – The 2nd Amendment to the U.S. Constitution   While a week’s worth of dirty laundry swirls in my washing machine, I have a little time to reflect…

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