NOW THE OTHER SIDE

In my last post, I condemned LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling for his racist comments. He should be called out, criticized and maybe ostracized for those comments … But. First, Sterling’s comments were made in private, recorded and then publicized. How any things have you said in private to a…

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PLAY THE CASH CARD

The Donald Sterling story is shameful in so many ways, but what should be most upsetting is how cash buys tolerance instead of condemnation. The owner of the LA Clippers has a long history of racist remarks and actions, but unless you were in LA, you didn’t hear much about…

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MAN BITES DOG

Conservatives, Republicans and others are quick to slap nasty labels on President Obama. They can cite any number of issues from domestic to foreign concerns, and sometimes don’t even need an issue to start name calling. This post proves the adage that it is not news when a dog bites…

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ARE YOU RETIRED???

Often, I get asked that question … and it is happening more and more often. The quick answer is: No. The emphatic answer is: Hell no! I am not retired, and I’m not ready to do so. I still love the broadcasting business, and I have much more to contribute.…

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SHAMEFUL AND IGNORANT 

When I first heard of this story, I suspected it was some bogus report, but then, I found it to be true. On March 28, New Bern, North Carolina Police Officer Alexander Thalmann was killed in a shootout with a gunman who was also killed. Sit down for the next…

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HANK AARON

When you are a baseball legend and when you are 80 years old, I guess you can say anything you want. Still, it would be a good time to think before you speak … and to show that at age 80 you have wisdom and some grasp of history. Aaron…

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APATHY OR DISILLUSIONMENT?

A new AP poll is being interpreted various ways — depending on political leanings. Basically, the poll asked if participants wanted the Democrats or Republicans to control the House after the November mid-term elections. 36% said they preferred Democrats to control Congress. 37% preferred Republicans. To me. that difference could…

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AN AMERICAN STORY : TICKS

After this long, nasty winter, we are anxious to come out of hibernation. We will once again enjoy the warm outdoors … but beware. My GrandDad believed, They are waiting to ambush you. The “they” referred to ticks. Many summers I would help him herd cattle out of the thickets…

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APRIL FOOLS’ DAY … JOKE IS ON AMERICA

I have a 5 year old nephew. His mother told him today: This is April Fools’ Day. Don’t let anyone April Fool you. About 10 minutes later, his dad says: I’m picking you up early today cause we’re driving to Disney World. The 5 year old: Really? Dad: Yes. Go…

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SUPPORT FOR OBAMACARE

A Washington Post / ABC News poll shows more Democrats are now in favor of ObamaCare compared to last poll. More also approve how President Obama handled the roll out problems. Democrat support jumped to 76% .. an 11% increase from January. This comes as a Kaiser Poll shows more…

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