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UN Needs to Declare Earth Asteriod Free Zone

"Killing me softly with his song........" One point I slightly disagree with is the perception that the president is at elevation above the people. Respect, yes. Servant, yes. Superiority over us, no.

Conservatives dislike big government. Liberals dislike big business.
Let's find common ground.
When big business gets in bed with big government, the baby is ugly.

Gun violence is down over time. Mass shootings are down over time. But the authoritarian mindset cannot let bloodshed go to waste. They will come after your rights at any opportunity, and this is an opportunity.

It's up to us whether the freedom grab stands or drives a reaction and change.

If Puritanism is the fear that someone, somewhere might be having fun, then liberalism is the fear...