Author Archives: Citizen Tom

About Citizen Tom

I am just an average citizen interested in promoting informed participation in the political process.

Happy birthday, John Newton

Originally posted on bluebird of bitterness:
John Newton was born in London on July 24, 1725. At the age of eleven he went to sea with his father, a ship’s captain. After his father’s retirement, John signed on with a merchant…

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MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 3

The Christian Nature Of The American Experiment In the last post in this series, MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 2, we left off with a conundrum. For the sake of our souls, each of us must voluntarily take … Continue reading

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TODAY I BORROWED AN IDEA

Here of late I have suffered from an aching neck. I sit too much at a desk, and I have a tendency to slouch. I thought about getting a better chair, but I am cheap.  You would think I would … Continue reading

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COULD YOU RUN A LAP FOR ME? — PART 3

Here we continue the telling of the story of Petrus and Rona. COULD YOU RUN A LAP FOR ME? — PART 1 COULD YOU RUN A LAP FOR ME? — PART 2 AS TOLD BY THE KING’S CHIEF GUARD TO HIS GRANDSON … Continue reading

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Scientific Data Does NOT Support Climate Change…

Originally posted on I Refuse To Follow Your Blog:
When it comes to the climate of the earth there are many of you fearenvironmentalists that think that I’m off my rocker, but what if a Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist tells you…

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