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Random Topics Prompt Letters

I’ve continued to enjoy my new letters-to-the-editor hobby, though none of the letters I sent this past week has made it into print. (Nor has any of them shown up on the paper’s Web site, assuming the site’s search function … Continue reading

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Shall We Listen to the Peacemakers?

(Last updated on 16 February 2019) Image: “All we are saying is give peace a chance. John Lennon,” photo by Kate Ter Haar via Flicker, cropped, resized, and stretched a bit. Used under the Attribution 2.0 Generic Creative Commons license … Continue reading

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Handling Hardship: Sunukjian’s Invitation to James

(Last updated on 21 November 2014) Sunukjian, Donald R. Invitation to James: Persevering Through Trials to Win the Crown. Wooster, OH: Weaver Book Company, 2014. ISBN 978-1-941337-25-7.Invitation to James is part of a series on “Biblical Preaching for the Contemporary … Continue reading

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Bad Times at Grifols Biomat: Local Business Reviewed

(Last updated on 15 June 2014) Though only some remarks after “One final bit of irritation” are relevant to the Pious Eye site’s purpose, I’ve found no review site that will keep something of this length posted. Besides, Pious Eye … Continue reading

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Justice? Yes. “Social Justice”? No.

(Last updated on 25 February 2019) “‘Social’ or Distributive Justice.” Chapter 9 in Law, Legislation and Liberty: A New Statement of the Liberal Principles of Justice and Political Economy, Volume 2: The Mirage of Social Justice. Chicago: University of Chicago … Continue reading

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Petition: “No Budget, No Pay Act,” Merit-Based Pay For Congress

(Last updated on 5 July 2014) I just signed this petition on the Patriot Voices site. Amusingly, the site’s too-aggressive (or poorly configured) anti-profanity filter altered the word “pass” in my tweet to “p***.” In any case, this is another … Continue reading

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Higher “Rich” Tax Rates Lower Tax Revenue, Weaken Economy

(Last updated on 5 July 2014) Posted on Twitter (20 September 2012):Higher “rich” tax rates lower tax revenue, weaken economy, Sowell shows: Sowell on Trickling Down. More Sowell.If this post is a review, it may also appear, less nicely formatted … Continue reading

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