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Willie Nelson
Scoot
December 04, 2019 - 12:28 pm
It is not often that the actions of an individual have an impact on the entire country; but with the news that Willie Nelson has decided to quit smoking marijuana, there is reason to speculate that there will be more pot for everyone else. Willie, now 86, told San Antonio TV station KSAT, “I have...
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December 04, 2019 - 5:30 am
The House Judiciary Committee will have a public hearing Wednesday into the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. Tuesday, Democrats released the House Intelligence Committee's impeachment report written by Adam Schiff, Chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence,...
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Scoot and Frank Brigtsen during Friday's Turkey Talk
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November 27, 2019 - 9:30 am
Thanksgiving is a time when families and friends come together and give thanks. The tradition dates back to 1621 when the new settlers from England and the Native Americans came together to give thanks for the first harvest in the New World. Historical records are sketchy, but from the documented...
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Impeachment hearings
Scoot
November 21, 2019 - 1:06 pm
With each word of testimony in the impeachment hearings, there is a deepening of the great political divide in America. This morning, I changed my pattern of switching back and forth between the three major cable news networks, and I focused only on The Fox News Channel. As I stayed on Fox News, I...
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November 20, 2019 - 12:41 pm
To say that today’s testimony in the impeachment inquiry of President Trump is damaging President Trump and the Republicans’ insistence that the hearings are nothing more than a “witch hunt” would be a gross understatement. Even the most loyal Trump supporters are challenged with processing...
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November 18, 2019 - 12:05 pm
The election is over, and perhaps the most important result is all those damn political commercials are gone! We, the citizens, endured months of relentless political ads that tested the limits of human tolerance for ugly deception. But the important thing is this - we survived - even if we are a...
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November 14, 2019 - 12:25 pm
It is important to take seriously the moment our nation reaches a point when impeachment proceedings against a sitting president begin. But the first day of the impeachment hearings against President Trump can best be described as a s*** show. The two witnesses, diplomats William Taylor and George...
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Thomas Perumean
November 14, 2019 - 6:11 am
Louisiana GOP representatives in Washington have taken the lead in defending President Donald Trump and decrying and deriding the impeachment inquiry public testimony as political theater. Benton Representative Mike Johnson told the Times-Picayune/New Orleans Advocate , "The Democrats have been...
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November 13, 2019 - 12:43 pm
“You can’t handle the truth” is a memorable line from Jack Nicholson’s character in the 1992 movie “A Few Good Men.” That response came when the prosecution was interrogating Nicholson’s character – Col. Jessep. The prosecution stated “I want the truth” to which Col. Jessep definitively said, “You...
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