Kathleen Parker September 20, 2013

  September 22, 2013

By Kathleen ParkerSeptember 20, 2013     News consumers by now have absorbed the message that Republicans are going to defund Obamacare, shut down the government, ruin the economy and…

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January 24, 2008 – Alan Cooper

  January 24, 2008

January 24, 2008 Fair Tax Income taxes were implemented early in the last century as a temporary measure to fund WWI.  Mike Huckabee says that abolishing these taxes on income and…

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Complaining about Gravity

  December 20, 2007

November 28, 2007 Globalization has become an overused term.  Although it has been going on for decades, if not centuries, you hear the term so frequently these days that is has…

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Bond Referendums. You gotta love them.

  December 2, 2007

November 7, 2007 My wife was disappointed and disillusioned last night about the bond referendum in Lexington School District 5.  She had worked and volunteered over the past couple of months…

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Shift Happens

  November 17, 2007

October 24, 2007 Recently, I traveled back to Winston Salem to a 4 year reunion and to watch a Wake Forest football game.  As I got caught up with some of…

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And it made school fun.

  October 10, 2007

September 27, 2007 The two latest South Carolina rankings are that we are first in violent crime and not very good at all at encouraging our children to participate in physical…

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A Few Tricky Words Explained

  August 30, 2007

August 21, 2007 (A Lack of) Synergy The relationship between the Governor’s office and the legislators is like watching a fight break out between two rookies at a Black and Garnet…

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My Dad, the storytelling engineer.

  August 29, 2007

August 1, 2007 My Dad passed on eight years ago.  Born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, he was raised in a British school system that I am sure insisted on strict discipline…

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Here and there

  August 6, 2007

July 10, 2007 My wife and I love our life in South Carolina.  It’s such a great place to raise a family.  We are not originally from around these parts.  Each…

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The most intelligent people in the world.

  August 6, 2007

June 26, 2007 Today the Supreme Court of the United States of America came down with three decisions on issues that will affect this country for potentially the rest of…

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Thanks, Tony Blair

  July 2, 2007

June 11, 2007 I have always admired the British parliamentary system because the leader of the governing party (the prime minister) has to stand up in the House of Parliament…

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The Next President of the United States

  July 2, 2007

May 21, 2007 I am not much of a political junkie, but I did want to talk about one of the candidates running for the Republicans.   He is likeable,…

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