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Do Something Radical

You may have never considered yourself to be a radical person...but the times we are living in require ideas and actions that by contemporary standards seem...well...radical! An astute political figure once stated that extremism in defense of liberty was no vice while moderation in the face of tyranny was no virtue. As we look around…
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Sound Familiar?

The Blind Men and the Elephant By John Godfrey Saxe (1816-1887) It was six men of Indostan To learning much inclined, Who went to see the Elephant (Though all of them were blind), That each by observation Might satisfy his mind. The First approach'd the Elephant, And happening to fall Against his broad and sturdy…
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They Paid the Price

by Paul Harvey, News and Commentary July 4, 1974 Americans, you know the 56 men who signed our Declaration of Independence that first 4 of July--you know they were risking everything, don't you?--'cause if they won their war with the British, there'd be years of hardship and a struggling nation. If they lost they'd face…
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The Beginnings

It was not part of their blood, It came to them very late, With long arrears to make good, When the Saxon began to hate. They were not easily moved, They were icy - willing to wait Till every count should be proved, Ere the Saxon began to hate. Their voices were even and low.…
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The Stranger Within My Gate

The Stranger within my gate, He may be true or kind, But he does not talk my talk-- I cannot feel his mind. I see the face and the eyes and the mouth, But not the soul behind. The men of my own stock, They may do ill or well, But they tell the lies…
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The Mother of All Reality Shows

In November 2015 I wrote an article for this website entitled "The Sham Called Presidential Politics," wherein I dubbed the evolving presidential race as a "reality series...rapidly becoming the most extensive and noteworthy of its genre." I went on to observe that it was "entirely fitting and apropos that established reality TV star Donald Trump…
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WWFFD Billboard

The first WWFFD billboard is now featured on Keith Street in Cleveland, TN. Keep watching, because more messages will be appearing soon!
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What Would the Founding Fathers Do?

What Would The Founding Fathers Do? Years ago there was a popular WWJD phenomenon that arose in American culture. What Would Jesus Do? This was the ponderance engendered by the simple, yet clever, sequence of letters. The intended result was to stimulate people to filter everything through the prism of consideration for what the reaction…
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