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Global Pandemic: Scientists Predict Deadly New Virus in Near Future

Ebola is scary indeed, and Americans regularly breath a sigh of relief, grateful that the African killer doesn’t appear to be visiting American shores.  

Global Pandemic: Scientists Predict Deadly New Virus in Near Future

Ebola is scary indeed, and Americans regularly breath a sigh of relief, grateful that the African killer doesn’t appear to be visiting American shores.  

Poll: Mitch ‘Turtle’ McConnell Maintains Narrow Lead Over Challenger

Senate Minority Leader Mitch, ‘Turtle’ McConnell (R) is maintaining his narrow lead over Democratic nominee Alison Lundergan Grimes in the Kentucky Senate race, according to 

Poll: Mitch ‘Turtle’ McConnell Maintains Narrow Lead Over Challenger

Senate Minority Leader Mitch, ‘Turtle’ McConnell (R) is maintaining his narrow lead over Democratic nominee Alison Lundergan Grimes in the Kentucky Senate race, according to 

Where Are All The Rational People?

Where Are All The Rational People?

I recently agreed to help a small Lutheran college in Selma, Alabama start a Criminal Justice program. When I say a small program I do mean small. Their enrollments over the past few years have averaged in range of 600 total students for the entire college.

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This alone has been a culture shock for me, considering that I last taught in classrooms at the University of Alabama where we had almost…

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Endangered Species: Our Sunday Morning Cartoon

Endangered Species: Our Sunday Morning Cartoon

5-Year Old Brings Gun to School So His Little Brother Can’t Find It

In America, virtually anyone can fire a gun, whether it be an Uzi at a firing range…

5-Year Old Brings Gun to School So His Little Brother Can’t Find It

In America, virtually anyone can fire a gun, whether it be an Uzi at a firing range…

Racism in America-A Rush to Judgment?

Racism in America-A Rush to Judgment?

Zeus has led us on to know, the Helmsman lays it down as law that we must suffer, suffer into truth. We cannot sleep, and drop by drop at the heart the pain of pain remembered comes again, and we resist, but ripeness comes as well. From the gods enthroned on the awesome rowing-bench there comes a violent love. -Aeschylus: Agamemnon-  quote-there-s-always-such-a-rush-to-judgment-it-makes-a-fair-trial-hard-to-get-john-grisham-76204We hear on the TV that most arrests in Ferguson, Missouri are…

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Half of Parents Concerned About Kids Playing Football

Should kids be allowed to play football, given all the injuries incurred as a result?  While it’s food for thought life is full of situations that are potentially dangerous, like driving, or even riding in a car for example.  

Half of Parents Concerned About Kids Playing Football

Should kids be allowed to play football, given all the injuries incurred as a result?  While it’s food for thought life is full of situations that are potentially dangerous, like driving, or even riding in a car for example.  

You Know You’re Getting Old When ‘The Clash’ is Background for The Antiques Roadshow

You Know You’re Getting Old When ‘The Clash’ is Background for The Antiques Roadshow

My wife likes watching antique shows on TV. Here in Blighty we have The Antiques Roadshow, Flog It and many, many more. I don’t mind her devotion to these shows as, whilst I would rather watch football, The Simpsons or a good movie I also love antiques.

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My particular penchant is for arms and militaria. I have a large bayonet collection that includes bayonets from the Boer War, WWI and, my pride…

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4 College Majors that Give Back to the Community

4 College Majors that Give Back to the Community

College is an excellent opportunity for young adults to discover more about the world around them and find a meaningful career that makes a difference. There are many careers that allow you to make a positive contribution to society and ensure a healthy, safe, and prosperous future for the next generation. If you want your career to mean something, check out one of these four majors that allow…

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Bullets and Burgers Reopen For Business After Tragic Gun Accident

Bullets and Burgers, home to the Last Stop outdoor shooting range in Arizona, is open for business again, just days after a deadly accident that made headlines around the world.

Bullets and Burgers Reopen For Business After Tragic Gun Accident

Bullets and Burgers, home to the Last Stop outdoor shooting range in Arizona, is open for business again, just days after a deadly accident that made headlines around the world.