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What a Difference 50 Years Makes

rgarrett Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 7:42 AM
Fifty years ago I was about to celebrate my 11th birthday. Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Willie Mays, Hank Aaron and Roberto Clemente were still patrolling Major League Baseball outfields.
I'm white but when my father's health began failing and he died at the beginning of my senior year of high school, my attitude toward school and life began to change.
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Defending the Right to Self-Defense

rgarrett Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 10:19 AM
I've been doing some research. Technically as a 60-year-old veteran I am still a member of the unorganized militia until I reach the age of 65.
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Bracing For the Hammer

rgarrett Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 9:30 AM
That's literally true since fishermen are being ordered not to ply their trade.
Bush II was better one-on-one than with a big group or in a TV appearance.
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A Message to Obama, Served Cold

rgarrett Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 7:58 AM
We could borrow another page from the churches. The local governments could take their cut of the "tithe", they could send the rest on to the state, and the fed could then get their share from the states. That way the individual taxpayer would only have to pay his tax once.
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Conservatism Killing the GOP?

rgarrett Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 7:50 AM
Excuse me, did the Democrats support President Bush?
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Phoenix Uprising

rgarrett Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 8:28 AM
No fowl language; does that mean we shouldn't give them the bird?
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Random Thoughts

rgarrett Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 8:15 AM
I prefer craft beers; they taste more like real European beer. Most American beers are not worthy of the name, even though I'm not supposed to imbibe due to my type 2 diabetes.
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Freedom of the Press-Control

rgarrett Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 10:30 AM
A fastball upside the head can kill, but instead of banning the game major league baseball officials required batters to wear helmets.
Since Lew didn't make a profit, that makes it kosher to progressives.
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