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Americans are Exceptional… Except When They Aren’t.

Americans are Exceptional… Except When They Aren’t. I had occasion to see the New Zealand All Blacks wafflestomp the USA eagles a couple of weekends ago.  Now, before those of you who are less exceptional than the rest of us get your panties in a twist, the All Blacks are named for their uniforms, not […]

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Where is the Reasonable Debate in America?

Where is the reasonable debate in America?  I cannot find any reasonable debate on cable or national TV. Anywhere. For the last week, I have watched more TV than I ever have in my life. I’m close to 30 hours in the last five days. I don’t see any form of meaningful, reasonable debate. I […]