Tag Archives: national-politics

WHO IS YOUR CANDIDATE? IN VIRGINIA NOW IS THE TIME TO DECIDE.

At the Virginia Dept. of Elections, what happens if we click the center-top button? We get Presidential Primary Information. That page contains a table with dates. What are some of the critical dates? Presidential Primary Election Day. — Tuesday, March … Continue reading

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DO LIBERAL DEMOCRATS REALLY THINK THEY ARE TOLERANT?

When Liberal Democrats tout diversity, we get lots of pictures of people who look different. What we don’t get is a picture of bunch of people with different ideas. Perhaps that is why Liberal Democrats can handle the appearance of … Continue reading

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SOME RANDOM THOUGHTS — a reblog

When I wrote WORSHIP OF THE GOD OF STUFF — A reblog, I got an interesting comment that inspired this reblog. It reminded me that some smart people who really should know better cannot figure out the difference between the government dole … Continue reading

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MUST THERE BE CHOICE BETWEEN GOD AND GOVERNMENT? — PART 1

The comments on OF TWISTED WORDS => SOCIAL CONTRACT took an unexpected twist. I received a very interesting response to these words at the tail end of this comment. When we have a choice between God and Caesar, for the sake of our salvation and … Continue reading

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OF TWISTED WORDS => SOCIAL CONTRACT

When I visited Wikipedia to see what they had to say about the expression “Social contract,” I discovered that the denizens there don’t seem too happy with their own article. Perhaps that is because the article makes it clear that the expression … Continue reading

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