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Donald Trump ran for the presidency promising to “Drain the Swamp.” We the People liked the pledge.  So we elected him. President Trump has acknowledged that the Swamp is much deeper – and its Creatures much nastier – than he anticipated. Which is an understandable underestimation. I was born and raised in a proximate Swamp…

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Democrat Presidential candidate Joe Biden’s campaign has raised a TON of money. Which has allowed him to continue to hide his dementia in his basement – and wallpaper the world with advertisements. One of the excruciatingly many ads Biden is running – is a dishonest defense of the exceedingly awful Obamacare law in which he…

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The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) – is yet another one of those Executive Branch joints the Legislative Branch set up to be “independent.” Which is, of course, unconstitutional. The Constitution establishes three branches of government – Executive, Legislative and Judicial. You can’t create an “independent” fourth branch – unless and until you amend our founding…

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There’s a line – a sentiment, actually – that governments everywhere really need to take to heart. “Don’t just do something – stand there.” Of course they won’t – because they’re governments.  But it would be a lot cooler if they did. Why do we want them standing there – rather than doing something?  Because…

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The Donald Trump Administration inherited a LOT of accrued crap with which to deal. Our federal government was for the last half-century-plus run by a Democrat-Republican Uni-Party. Both alleged Parties spent decades paying lip service to great chasms of difference between their respective policy prescriptions. But both alleged Parties secretly agreed on just about everything.…

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Hypocrisy – is a part of being human. Human nature is immutable.  So occasional lapses into hypocrisy are understandable. That doesn’t entirely excuse hypocrisy.  Nor does it inoculate those engaging in it from criticism. 17th Century French writer François de La Rochefoucauld wisely noted: “Hypocrisy is a tribute that vice pays to virtue.” To wit:…