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Dennis New

Not a conversation, just an observation of the Benghazi Report

“What I wanted to know is: is it more important to get them there or to have the signature [I suppose this means having our military] in civilian clothes?” In that White House meeting where they sort of casually discussed Benghazi, among other topics, we…

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Conversation No. 2 on Benghazi Report

A couple of years ago there was a very popular term being thrown around and used by everyone, including military commentators who used it wrongly but used it because it was the term of the day. The term is “asymmetrical warfare”. My workhorse, Merriam-Webster dictionary,…

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My Mother Always Told Me To Stop And Think Before I Act. Good Advice. P2/2

In two particular areas relating to current events we have talked more nonsense than not: the Islamic State and guns. Over these two subjects we are being driven by emotions rather than reason. In part 1 we looked at Islamic terrorism. Now, we turn to…

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My Mother Always Told Me To Stop And Think Before I Act. Good Advice. P1/2

(For your convenience as a reader I’m breaking this essay into two parts so you won’t get worn our by its 11 pages.) Even I have times when I talk stupid. I try to keep those times limited to my wife and perhaps some very close friends….

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What In The World Are We Thinking P2/2

Right has become wrong and wrong, right. Light has become darkness and darkness, light. Day has become night and night, day. What we believed moral is not immoral and immoral, moral. What’s going on? Already we are looking at bad news. But it gets worse…

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Dennis New

What In The World Are We Thinking? P1/2

Right has become wrong and wrong, right. Light has become darkness and darkness, light. Day has become night and night, day. What we believed moral is now immoral and immoral, moral. What’s going on? “A majority of American adults across age group, ethnicity, gender, socioeconomic…

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A Discussion from Cousin to Cousin

“When I see religious crap where someone or group pretends to speak for God I want to puke. Can anyone imagine a God who is all powerful, made all there is, knows more about us than we do, being given the traits of the imperfect…

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Words Have Meaning P2/2

In part 1 we were looking at how Theodore Roosevelt changed our conversation rephrasing the past into something he could remold in our minds for the progressive agenda of control. The British intelligencia accepted the arguments of Marx and Engels but they didn’t accept the violence of…

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Dennis New

Honoring our fallen soldiers

Today is Memorial Day. It is not about we veterans who are alive, not about veterans who served in combat and are alive, it is about those courageous servicemen and women who died in combat serving their country as their country ask of them, not…

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Principles versus Pragmatism, Who to Vote For?

This is not going to be an apologetic for Glenn Beck. In this highly charged political climate where Republicans are attacking Republicans and Conservatives are attacking Conservatives because the Republican presidential candidate has brought another new low in our choices, and because he is the…

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