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July 08, 2019 - 8:32 am
The President of the United States delivered a speech on the 4th of July. That should not have been a controversial moment, but the controversy started prior to the speech by President Trump during the “Salute To America” 4th of July celebration. Democrats predicted the speech by President Trump...
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July 03, 2019 - 1:07 pm
A new survey shows that only 45% of those responding say they are extremely proud to be an American, and that represents an historic low. What’s going on? Many more Republicans say they are extremely proud to be an American than Democrats, but that may have a lot to do with the fact that their...
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July 02, 2019 - 6:48 pm
Another controversy swirls around NIKE!Nike was set to release a new sneaker featuring the old Betsy Ross version of the American flag on the heel, but the shoe giant suddenly stopped the release and asked the retail stores that had received the shoe to return them to Nike. According to a report in...
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July 01, 2019 - 2:10 pm
When did defending freedom of speech become an action of the alt-right? There appears to be a growing trend in America of liberal activists showing their disgust for the Trump administration by taking action in public. Last summer, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was asked to leave the...
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June 28, 2019 - 2:49 pm
How did you learn about sex? The red state of Texas has focused on teaching abstinence-only sex education in its school for over 20 years, but members of the Texas Board of Education are considering adding new topics to the sex ed program. The new areas include: ‘sexual risk reduction methods,” “...
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June 26, 2019 - 12:45 pm
Four new events have been provisionally added to the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris, France. The new events are: breakdancing, skateboarding, surfing and climbing. Of the four new events, breakdancing seems to be causing the most controversy. Facebook posts abouts this story focused most on...
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June 25, 2019 - 12:21 pm
In this case, the accused and the accuser both made reprehensible comments about the same alleged event. President Trump is being accused by another woman of sexual assault; and in this case, the allegation fits the classic definition of rape. In saying the claim is completely false – Trump said,...
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June 24, 2019 - 11:38 am
A private ceremony was held at the Orpheum Theater in downtown New Orleans Saturday afternoon for the iconic music legend known to the world as Dr. John. I was honored to have been among the special guests invited to attend the tribute to “Mac” - the name many who knew him well used to refer to...
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June 14, 2019 - 12:39 pm
Why are restaurants so much more crowded on Mother’s Day than on Father’s Day? The efforts to do something really special for mom on Mother’s Day are greater than the collective efforts to make dads feel special on Father’s Day – but that may be changing. Men and women are different – but the...
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June 12, 2019 - 1:11 pm
Have you noticed that we now live in a world where it is not enough to have opposing opinions – the ultimate goal seems to be criticizing people in an effort to tell them how to lead their lives? The brief video I posted on my Facebook page of the Naked Bike Ride in New Orleans over the weekend...
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