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Our Commander in Tweet – Waking Up the Power of the People In Three Easy Steps

So, I admit it. I started watching the “President’s Address to Congress” with the same snarky, close-minded attitude that many of my “Hate Everything he Says And Does” (HESAD) group of friends had. But, within five minutes of my self-imposed … Continue reading

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We Have Met the Enemy…and He is Us- An Introduction to Change

There are times when I am not happy about being right. This is one of them. But I am also shocked that people are surprised by the outcome.  Trump is a logical conclusion, with the outcome being projected by loads … Continue reading

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One Nation…Indivisible?

Let’s start with the reaffirmation that I am old, jaded, and have worked too long within the political system to feel much enthusiasm for the current state of politics. But, my 9.600 mile, “Rediscovering America” cross-country tour has reminded me … Continue reading

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Rediscovering America – Days 24-25…Balancing Our Delicate Past and Future

Leaving the gorgeous, artistic splendor that is Santa Fe, we headed into a region of New Mexico that has two of the most disparate creation histories of almost anyplace in the country. While Santa Fe claims the world’s oldest home, … Continue reading

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So. No Surprises Here. The System is Rigged…and Broken.

I really didn’t expect that we would get “more truth” than we could handle as it pertains to our current form of the “Democratic Election Process.” And, even though I am old, and cranky, and jaded, I never expected it … Continue reading

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Days 23 – 24 Rediscovering America – Get Your Trix on Route 66 Part II

As I intimated in Part I of Day 24, one of the big reasons I chose the course we did for the final days of this trip, was to traverse portions of the old Route 66.  We had started the … Continue reading

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Day 23- Get Your Trix on Route 66 Part I- Tornado Alley

I know…it’s supposed to be “kicks” from the old song, but the fact is, Route 66 as it is today, is kinda tricky to find in most places.  There is a romance that surrounds this piece of highway heritage, as … Continue reading

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