Author Archives: Citizen Tom

About Citizen Tom

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

GOVERNED BY IMMATURE BOYS

Does any passage from the Bible well describe the times in which we live? I think Isaiah 3:1-12 does. Isaiah 3:4-5 summarize the passage. Isaiah 3:4-5 Good News Translation (GNT) 4 The Lord will let the people be governed by immature boys. 5 Everyone will … Continue reading

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Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge

Originally posted on Lillie-Put:
Cee is having us build: FENCES today Robert Frost said “Good fences make good neighbors.” What do you think? Go and let Cee know at http://ceenphotography.com/cees-black-white-challenge/ Here are some of my fencing thoughts: This is the…

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CHRISTMAS AND LEARNING WHAT IT MEANS TO LOVE

Christmas is a time when people think of Christmas trees and Santa Claus. Others also think of Jesus Christ in a manger. Many just grow lonely, realizing that while everyone else seems to be partying, they have no one. In … Continue reading

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DO WE WANT TO STUPEFY THE HIGH MORAL GROUND?

Distracted From The Issues That Matter In the middle of one of his columns last week, former congressman Tom Delay made this observation. That said, it’s instructive but not surprising to contrast the attention given to the House Gruber hearing … Continue reading

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HOW DID THE DEBATE BETWEEN THE CANDIDATES FOR BRENTSVILLE SUPERVISOR TURN OUT?

Greg Letiecq recorded the debate.  Here is his video. Letiecq has the video and some commentary here. Bristow Beat summarizes the debate in this story:Brentsville Supervisor Debate Highlights Distinctions between Candidates. In this story, Local Republicans Revoke Scott Jacobs’ Membership in their … Continue reading

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