Monthly Archives: March 2013

SHOCKING FACTS ON U.S. GUN VIOLENCE!

March 24, 2013  By Jack Jodell. The pre-Christmas senseless murders of defenseless 6 and 7 year olds by automatic weapons at Sandy Hook Elementary School atill weighs heavily on my mind. So, too, does the infuriatingly slow and pitifully weak … Continue reading

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WHAT WILL IT TAKE?

March 21, 2013  By Jack Jodell. We have received the devastating news from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid that Senator Dianne Feinstein’s attempt to reinstitute a ban on private ownership of assault weapons with large magazine clips will not even be brought … Continue reading

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CAPITALISM NOW CREATES MISERY INSTEAD OF WEALTH!

March 17, 2013  By Jack Jodell. “The needs of the many far outweigh the wants of the few.” – Star Trek’s Mr. Spock –  Those words, so profound and eloquent even today, were first uttered by a fictional TV character … Continue reading

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A DANGEROUS PRECEDENT SET FORTH BY THE NEOCONS!

March 12, 2013  By Jack Jodell. Within the past week, the ever-belligerent North Koreans began shooting their mouths off and stirring up trouble again. First they showed a video on their state-run TV of New York City being destroyed in … Continue reading

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THE MEN WHO RUINED AMERICA! (Part I)

March 6, 2013  By Jack Jodell. This is the first post in an intermittent series which will deal with a number of persons who have, in varying degrees, done tremendous harm to our country. Unlike the popular History Channel program … Continue reading

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AN END TO THIS “PARLIAMENTARY DEMOCRACY” GAME!

March 1, 2013  By Jack Jodell. The dreaded sequester is now upon us, thanks to Republican unwillingness to budge on closing unneeded tax loopholes for the very rich and their bitterly partisan desire to shift blame for this action solely … Continue reading

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