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Marquette, MI – February 20, 2014 – Teachers without Contract Walk In / Walk Out  In a unique protest ysterday, teachers at the Marquette Area Public Schools Walked into work exactly on time, and walked out exactly on time.  They were trying to make a point that they work a lot of extra hours and […]

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Marquette, MI – February 19, 2014 – Actions Have Consequences – As they Should an 84-year-old nun and 2 fellow activists were sentanced to Prison yesterday for Vandalizing a Storage Bunker Holding bomb-grade uranium.  Cutting through fences of a nuclear weapons plant, the vandals splashed blood on the bunker and painted messages. Your first reaction […]

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Marquette, MI – February 18, 2014 – Jimmy Fallon Takes Over “Tonight” No controversy today (unless you’re a huge Letterman fan)  Just noting the beginning of a new era in late night TV.  I’m old enough to remember Johnny Carson (even when the show was based in New York), but many people only know Jay […]

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Marquette, Mi – February 17, 2014 – Whiners Don’t Like Rewarding “Straight -A” Students I think it makes sense to reward success – In business, in sport, and Yes.. in Academics.  Sadly, not everyone agrees.  A middle-school in Silver Spring, MD recently held a party for students who achieved straight “A”s on their report cards.  […]

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Happy “Saint” Valentine’s Day

Marquette, MI – February 14, 2014 – Celebrating Romantic Love  Celebrated around the world (in varying ways) the Feast of Saint Valentine began as a liturgical (church) celebration remembering St. Valentine, who was killed by the romans for performing marriage ceremonies on behalf of soldiers who were not supposed to marry.  It makes sense that […]

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Debt Ceiling has a Hole In It

Marquette, MI – February 13, 2014- Surprise! We’re Deeper in Debt… The debt ceiling was raised this week – much to the chagrin of those of us who believe we should live within our means.  The new limit of $17.2 Trillion makes it clear that government can’t control itself.  It also brings out the people […]

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Lincoln’s Birthday – You Know… the President!

Marquette, MI – February 12, 2014 – Holidays Ain’t What They Used to Be! Do You Remember Abe Lincoln?  You know… the guy who got famous for inventing the penny.  He went on to start the Lincoln Car Company before opening a chain of theatres in the Washington DC Area.  That job gave him such […]

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Gun Controlistas don’t like “No Guns Allowed” sign?

Marquette, MI – February 11, 2014 – Gun Control gone Wild! Administrators at a Tinley Park School don’t like the “No Guns Allowed” sign they are being forced to display.  At first reading, you would think “Hey this person gets it… ‘Gun Free Zones’ are actually ‘No Survivor Zones’ because the only people allowed to […]

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Marquette, Mi  – February 10, 2014 – I’m not even competing the the Olympics have me worn out! I can’t blame it on the Russians because the time difference it isn’t their fault.  Even if the event was on eastern time, I’d still be up early and late because I love the event.  Most impressive […]

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Leno Gone – Olympics On

Marquette, MI – Febrauary 7, 2014 – I’m going to miss Jay Leno. Being an Old Guy… I remember Johnny Carson leaving the tonight show (heck I even remember the show being broadcast from New York).  Carson was a class act, and generally a very likeable guy.  Leno is also a very likeable guy and […]

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