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Kicking the Can

Oldschool7 Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 12:49 PM
It isn't military spending that is sinking the country . . . . its the Welfare Industrial Complex . . . but you support that I assume . . . .
PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. -- It seemed like a good idea at the time. After Christmas, my wife, Betsy, and I planned to head south to this lovely barrier island in the South Carolina Lowcountry. Our plan included celebrating New Year's quietly with as many of our kids, their kids and our friends as possible and then returning to Virginia. It was supposed to be the antithesis of Times Square. Like so many of the best-laid plans of mice and men, it didn't turn out quite as expected.

Only six of our grandchildren made the trek south, because so many of them had...