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   Papasparky  Coming soon -- to a TV screen in your house.
   Saturday at 13:18 EST .

   MeiDei  Leon's not the only one writing a book:
   October 15 at 16:00 EST .

   3 people like this.

   Papasparky  Friday press briefing at the White House ahead of the "Friday Night Live" document dump. (For all of us who remember Johnny Carson as the greatest )

. . .a side note, if Josh Earnest's middle name isn't "In", it should be !!

   October 12 at 12:48 EST .

   11 people like this.

   Papasparky  Prescient ???
   October 10 at 11:02 EST .

   6 people like this.

   Guard SGT (ret)  Valerie is the real "brains" behind the Usurper!
October 11 at 13:33 EST .

   Papasparky  Lois Lerner takes the 5th . . . the Chicago way.
   September 23 at 13:48 EST .

   14 people like this.

   WAN2  Thomas Sowell on 'Greed'
From noted black economist Thomas Sowell's "The Vision of the Anointed" (1995 ):

Among the many other questions raised by the nebulous concept of "greed" is why it is a term applied almost exclusively to those who want to earn more money

or to keep what they have already earned—never to those wanting to take other people's money in taxes or to those wishing to live on the largess dispensed

from such taxation. No amount of taxation is ever described by the anointed as "greed" on the part of government or the clientele of government. . . .

Families who wish to be independent financially and to make their own decisions about their lives are of little interest or use to those who are seeking to

impose their superior wisdom and virtue on other people. Families wishing to retain what they have earned threaten to deprive the anointed of the money

needed to distribute as largess to others who would thus become subject to their direction. In these circumstances, it is understandable why the desire to

increase and retain one's own earnings should be characterized negatively as "greed," while wishing to live at the expense of others is not.
   September 18 at 09:30 EST .

   15 people like this.

   Papasparky  "None so blind . . ."
   September 17 at 19:02 EST .

   20 people like this.

   Gerty  Bellisimo!
September 17 at 19:45 EST .

  18 people like this.

   MisterDickens  I don't think I've ever tried to post anything to the Connection. Is this how it works?
September 13 at 10:20 EST .

   12 people like this.

   Surfhut  Well, I can see your post, so it worked. Were you trying to post a link to something?
September 14 at 10:14 EST .

  12 people like this.

   Papasparky  Call Amber Alert, call Nancy Grace, Call Jeh Johnson of Homeland Security, we have 40,000+ children missing and no one knows their whereabouts!

   September 6 at 16:29 EST .

   14 people like this.

   Alice  Watched Chris Matthews for a few minutes just now (bear with me, don't start yelling ), and he said something like the following: ''Please, the United States, not the homeland!''

Please, the United States, not the homeland, indeed! Yes!! 'Homeland' grates on my ears a bit every single time I hear it, and it's been what, 12 years??? My advanced years, I guess. Why, oh why, did it have to be Matthews I heard that from though?
   September 3 at 19:19 EST .

   17 people like this.

   MeiDei  Well Alice, even a broken clock is right twice a day : ) Let's be charitable and give him due for being clock-like : )
September 5 at 21:02 EST .

  14 people like this.

   Alice  Oh thank you, MeiDei! I forgot about the broken clock... Who thought it could be a comfort? :- )
September 6 at 14:37 EST .

  17 people like this.

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