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Say it with Me: Television is a Right! (Pt.2)

Everyone has the right to a television in the United States. It is a right just like the right to practice the religion you want or speak your mind freely or publish news articles. Why is it a right? There is nothing in the US constitution giving the State the power to limit my access to a television. In fact, last time I checked, the word "television" does not even appear in the US constitution.

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Elect James Felber for Denton County Commissioner Precinct 2

Denton County, TX, 4 JULY 2017 - Two hundred and forty one years ago today our forefathers set us on a course of action that would require great sacrifice to overthrow the chains of a King that were upon what would later become the United States of America. While we have removed the yoke of King George from our necks nearly a quarter of a millennial ago, we have become y

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I Almost Feel Sorry for Congress

Way back when I was an undergrad in Chemistry, I did laboratory work with Heteropolytungstates in an aqueous environment.  Don’t let the jargon put you off.  Hetero means different.  Poly means many.  Tungstates are combinations of tungsten and oxygen.  In other words, these were really big molecules with many different elements in them.  Aqueous environment simply means in water.  I have forgotten what it was I was actually trying to accomplish (something to do with paints and coatings) but I did produce a lot of pretty colored stuff.

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Libertarian candidate makes fourth run for Congress in Dist. 26

Five main party candidates have declared they will run for the District 26 congressional seat against Michael Burgess, R-Texas, 16 months before next November’s election. While that may seem early, that’s nothing compared to Libertarian party candidate Mark Boler. He’s been running for this position for eight years.

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To differentiate, to make a distinction

Before I get started in what I hope will be a fine diatribe, let me say that I hold nothing against people who don’t vote, pretty much no matter what the reason.  I have thought about it long and hard and I don’t blame you.  However, I am not among you. 

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Sinking Ship- Government Pensions

started a search on Google News to get the latest information on the Dallas Fire and Police Pension bill in the Texas Legislature. Before I could finish typing in the word “pension” Google had already suggested the search should be “pension crisis”.

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Apparently it was news to him.

According to an Associate Press Dispatch published in today’s Dallas Morning News, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said “America’s founding fathers had created three co-equal branches of government

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It’s Sad Really

It’s sad really, The Texas Legislature spending all this time on hearings for “The Bathroom Bill.”  I cannot blame the LGBT community.  I think they are basically

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Trust But Verify

I had an aunt that lived in Chicago and voted Republican her entire adult life.  After she passed away she consistently voted Democratic.  That’s an old joke but one in which many of us suspect there is some truth,

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MEDITATE ON THIS

he latest news out of Syria concerns chemical warfare attacks against “civilians” with plenty of finger pointing and denials.  What follows is a poem by William Blake which I always think of when I hear the term “chemical attack.” 

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