Category Archives: Politics

GREAT WORDS FROM A PAIR I TRULY ADMIRE!

Sept. 24, 2015  By Jack Jodell (with text mainly from an email sent me by a man I greatly admire). Pope Francis spoke brilliantly at the White House and later before his U.S. Bishops yesterday, and will address Congress today. … Continue reading

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TREAT YOURSELF TO A HEAPING HELPING OF MEDIA SANITY!

Sept. 17, 2015  By Jack Jodell.  Increasingly over the years, I have come to greatly appreciate and value reliably consistent news sources. One of which I have written glowingly about many times, and will continue doing so, is FREE SPEECH … Continue reading

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BYE-BYE CRAPITALISM!

Sept. 10, 2015  By Jack Jodell.  “I’m different and I don’t care who knows it –  Somethin’ about me Not the same. I’m different and that’s how it goes Ain’t gonna play no boss man’s game!” – Randy Newman –  … Continue reading

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A HAPPY LABOR DAY TO ALL IN THE 99%!

Sept. 4, 2015  y Jack Jodell. My modem was out for the past few days, and so that is why this post is s o late. Thanks for nothing, Century Link – that last pile of garbage you sent me … Continue reading

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ONGOING THOUGHTS!

Aug. 27, 2015  By Jack Jodell. I have had several recurrent and ongoing thoughts I will share with you in this brief post, along with some very relevant quotes I have picked up recently.   Our woefully unproductive Congress should … Continue reading

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Begging Forgiveness for Punishing the Innocent

Aug. 24, 2015  By Jack Jodell (in association with BURR DEMING of FAIR AND UNBALANCED.COM – see my Blohroll at bottom right hand column). Happy start of the new week, readers! In today’s gem, our podcaster exraordinaire BURR DEMING gives … Continue reading

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MEET…THE REFUSERS!

Aug. 20, 2015  By Jack Jodell.   When I first came of age culturally, back in the mid-1960s, nonconformity, protest, and rebellion were the order of the day for us in the emerging youth counteculture. From long hair on men, … Continue reading

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