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#BlackLivesMatter: I Once Said I Did Not Support This. I Was Wrong

On September 2, 2015, I wrote a blog post which was titled, “Here Is Why I Don’t Support ‘Black Lives Matter’ and Never Will.” In case you are interested, here is the post: https://pplscrt79.wordpress.com/2015/09/02/here-is-why-i-dont-support-black-lives-matter-and-never-will/ At that time, President Obama was still … Continue reading

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#SecondAmendment: Gun Lovers, Where Is Your Love For The Constitution When People Protest?

Once again, a school shooting has taken place. Once again. Not, “You would never believe what just happened!” No. Once again. Someone going into a school and deciding to shoot until he can’t shoot anymore is not an uncommon “Oh … Continue reading

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Here Are Some Reasons Claiming Not to Have Weaknesses Isn’t As “Strong” As You Might Think

We’ve heard them all before. Just about all of us knows someone who is that self-proclaimed “Superman” or “Wonder Woman” and portray themselves as not having any weakness whatsoever. Of course they actually do, but that isn’t the point. It’s the conveying … Continue reading

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For Those Who Say, “I DON’T CARE WHAT ANYONE THINKS!” Here Is Why I Don’t Believe That

These days, there seems to be this almost obsessive need to show others how “strong” we can be when it comes to pretty much everything. We drive somewhere, we have to be ahead of practically everyone we encounter, we rush to be first line … Continue reading

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We Didn’t Initially Sign Up To Argue All Day on #SocialMedia. So Why Does It Dominate So Many Lives?

I believe the first time I ever involved myself with any form of social media was while I was deployed to Iraq in late 2005.  Remember MySpace?  That was it back then. If you want to go back even further, … Continue reading

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Why People Need To Stop Telling Celebrities To “Shut Up About Politics”

First off, I am NOT a celebrity and I likely never will be. It’s not because I don’t care for the occupation or those who work in it, but it just isn’t for me. I’m too shy of a person … Continue reading

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#Politics: Why The Broken Friendships Stand Out More To Me Than the Politicians Themselves

The United States has a population of around 300 million people. There are TWO major party candidates running for president and the election will be held in November. We all know at least that much. Even though I’m a math nerd, … Continue reading

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