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How socialism wrecked Venezuela, a cautionary tale

I’ve blogged about the destruction of Venezuela numerous times but here’s the sad tale of that country’s demise nicely summed up in a 5 minute video ~     ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Related: Socialism ~ How to ruin a perfectly good country … Continue reading

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Death count rises in Venezuelan protests

Updated 4-28-17: (Because I forgot to include a couple links 😳 )   Our mainstream media apparently doesn’t care – probably because it would reflect negatively on their preferred form of government: socialism – but so far at least 31 … Continue reading

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It’s not a good time to be born in Venezuela

A close family member recently gave birth a month prematurely. After a couple days of struggling with breathing issues the baby was airlifted to a nearby critical-care neo-natal unit where her condition almost immediately began to improve. Thankfully, she was … Continue reading

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Venezuela, the next North Korea?

As we who have been paying attention to life beyond our national election circus, Facebook and Pokemon Go know, Venezuela has been slowly imploding for the last couple of years. I’ve posted about it HERE, HERE, HERE and HERE.   … Continue reading

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A vote for Bernie; a step closer to Venezuela

As we know, the public schools stopped teaching history (other than the revisionist variety), geography and comparative ideologies years ago. Unfortunately we’re now we’re seeing the inevitable real-world results of that knowledge deficit ~   Bernie Sanders crushed Hillary Clinton … Continue reading

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Saturday Shorts (Sunday edition) 12-17-17

Random links of interest, concern or curiosity from the past week or so, that deserve at least a SHORT mention:   ‘The US has crossed all the red lines’: Head of Egypt’s Coptic Church and Palestinian President will shun Mike … Continue reading

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Bolshevik Revolution, the death knell for millions

  November 7th, 1917 was a dark day in human history, as John Zmirak writing at The Stream reminds us ~ A Bloody 100th Birthday for the Russian Revolution ~ One hundred years since the small but devout faction of … Continue reading

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A musical tribute to… Communism

I guess someone at Yukon High School in Oklahoma thought that a tribute to the failed worldview of Karl Marx would somehow be an appropriate theme for the school’s 2017 marching band performance ~   The Pride of Yukon is … Continue reading

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Saturday Shorts (Sunday edition) – 8-20-17

Random links of interest, concern or curiosity from the past week or so, that deserve at least a SHORT mention:   How Do We Know That Baby is Human? Maybe He Identifies as an Adult Lesbian Hippo ~ Refreshingly logical … Continue reading

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Saturday Shorts – 8-5-17

Random links of interest, concern or curiosity from the past week or so, that deserve at least a SHORT mention:   LGBT cartoon targets young boys, promotes gay relationships to children ~ Pushing “gay” on young, insecure children who are … Continue reading

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Nanny states are guilty of citizen abuse

Update 7-29-17: While little Charlie Gard lay dying in the UK, his sad tale took on a life of its own. Now that he’s gone, many Brits are claiming that we conservatives here in America were too quick to hold … Continue reading

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Saturday Shorts – 5-27-17

Random links of interest, concern or curiosity from the past week or so, that deserve at least a SHORT mention:   20 New Science Papers Find Climate is Driven by (… wait for it…) Solar Changes ~ Exactly. The sun, … Continue reading

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