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Theodore Roosevelt on GOP Entitlements

“The Republican party is now facing a great crisis. It is to decide whether it will be, as in the days of Lincoln, the party of the plain people, the party of progress, the party of social and industrial justice; … Continue reading

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Will Rodgers Said:

1) Never miss a good chance to shut up. 2) If you find yourself in a hole, stop digging. 3) The quickest way to double your money is to fold it and put it back in your pocket. 4) There … Continue reading

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Thomas Paine: All Religions Established by Law

“Persecution is not an original feature in any religion; but it is always the strongly marked feature of all religions established by law.” — Thomas Paine (The Age of Reason)

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Baptist John Leland (1790) “The notion of a Christian commonwealth should be exploded forever”

“The notion of a Christian commonwealth should be exploded forever. … Government should protect every man in thinking and speaking freely, and see that one does not abuse another. The liberty I contend for is more than toleration. The very … Continue reading

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John Adams on Interviews with Gods

“The United States of America have exhibited, perhaps, the first example of governments erected on the simple principles of nature. . . . [In] the formation of the American governments . . . it will never be pretended that any … Continue reading

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From Benjamin Franklin

Light a torch for Liberty and Freedom. And, let… these words of Benjamin Franklin–Founding Father–help with that initiative and/or mandate: “Let every fart count as a peal of thunder for liberty. Let every fart remind the nation of how much … Continue reading

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Tom Cole, Congress, Oil Spills, Acts of God

Remember when Congressman Tom Cole referred to an oil spill as an act of god? An Act of God is a legal term for tragic occurrences beyond human control.  The Free Dictionary defines it like this: “An event that directly … Continue reading

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