Tag Archives: Founding Fathers

DANGEROUS DELUSIONS OF GRANDEUR!

June 9, 2014  By Jack Jodell. According to the Encyclopedia of Psychology, a “delusion of grandeur is the fixed, false belief that one possesses superior qualities such as genius, fame, omnipotence, or wealth. It is most often a symptom of … Continue reading

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WHAT THE HELL KIND OF COUNTRY HAVE WE BECOME SINCE 9/11/2001?

May 15, 2014  By Jack Jodell. I have deliberately withheld my personal comments and beliefs about the whistle-blowing actions of Chelsea (formerly Bradley) Manning and Edward Snowden. I did so under the assumption that, until their true stories and motives were … Continue reading

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RIGGED AGAINST US!

Oct. 15, 2013  By Jack Jodell.  We Americans love to talk of ourselves as being from “the land of the free” where the individual has “inalienable rights” and where we have “majority rule” because we live a “democracy”.  The sad reality, though, is … Continue reading

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WHY AND HOW THE SUPREME COURT REALLY MATTERS!

July 6, 3013  By Jack Jodell. Our Founding Fathers blessed us with a revolutionary form of government; one that has withstood challenges both from within and without for more than 237 years. It has endured through many wars and economic … Continue reading

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OUR SECURITY MUST NOT TRUMP OUR LIBERTY!

February 9, 2013  By Jack Jodell. “Every American has the right to know  when their government believes that it is allowed to kill them.” – Oregon Senator Ron Wyden – THANK GOD for Ron Wyden! He is perhaps the only American in Congress … Continue reading

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TIME TO DUMP THE TEA PARTY OVERBOARD! (Part One)

January 16, 2013  By Jack Jodell reactionary adj. : of, pertaining to, or marked by, or favoring reaction, especially extreme conservatism or rightism in politics; opposing political or social change. The abovementioned adjective, reactionary, is the perfect word to describe … Continue reading

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ADDENDUM TO MY LAST POST

Aug. 27, 2012  By Jack Jodell With the Republican National Convention set to begin in earnest tomorrow, and with their blatant attempt to deny as many of the opposition’s voters the right to even cast a ballot in full sway, … Continue reading

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