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  • Welcome Silvio Canto Jr. to our order of bloggers. It is long overdue.

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  • My View by Silvio Canto, Jr.

    Silvio Canto, Jr.
    Wednesday, February 19, 2020 10:12 PM
    "Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once like in the United States where men were free." - President Ronald Reagan

    1947: "Dark passage" is a rather good movie


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    Silvio Canto, Jr.
    2/19/2020 10:12:03 PM
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                  What can you say about "Dark passage" featuring Humphrey Bogart & Lauren Bacall?   or a movie from 1947 with Anges Morehead?   Remember Agnes as Samantha's mother in "Bewitched"?The movie starts with Bogart escaping out of prison.   Then Bacall walks into his life and takes him to her apartment.    The rest is on you.    You will enjoy it, specially hearing Bogart's voice for much of the movie without seeing his face.     Watch it   It's a little slow but you will enjoy it
      "Dark Passage": Humphrey Bogart & Lauren Bacall........https://t.co/DYMyJC0zxY via amazon  Silvio Canto, Jr.[...]

    Happy # 93 Sidney Poitier


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    Silvio Canto, Jr.
    2/19/2020 10:11:07 PM
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          We say happy birthday to Sidney Poitier, a great actor of the 20th century.   He was born in Miami on this day in 1927.Portier was in some of the greatest movies of the last 50 years, as we see in this biography:   By the end of 1949, he was having to choose between leading roles on stage and an offer to work for Darryl F. Zanuck in the film No Way Out (1950). Poitier's performance as a doctor treating a white bigot got him plenty of notice and led to more roles, each considerably more interesting and prominent than most African American actors of the time were getting. Nevertheless, the roles were still less interesting and prominent than those white actors routinely[...]


    The Scratching Post

    K T Cat
    Wednesday, February 19, 2020 10:06 AM
    Working through my ignorance.

    Mini Mike Explains Sex To The Yokels


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    K T Cat
    2/19/2020 10:06:19 AM
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    ... and it's a good thing, too. If there's one thing Joe Six Pack doesn't understand, it's sex.    Good God. Sneering condescension simply drips off of him like sweat on a hot, humid day in Missibama or West Carolina or wherever it is those rural pigs live. What a repulsive human being.By the way, Mike is so smart that he's lost the ability to perform basic reasoning. Mikey, sweetie, favoring trans rights over the rights of the bigots in flyover country is only pro-individual if those aforementioned bigots aren't seen as individuals themselves. Which they aren't, so I guess it's all systems go for Mike and the "intelligentsia." By all means, do carry on, Mike.That repulsive is an accurate depiction of him is born[...]

    Pepito Ramn, 2002 - 2020


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    K T Cat
    2/18/2020 11:09:44 AM
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    We had to put our little man to sleep this morning. He had stopped eating and was clearly on his way out. It was pretty sad and reminded me of sitting with my mom in November after she had stopped eating. I just couldn't do that again, so we took him to the vet.If you don't know his story, we were on vacation in Alabama last summer when a friend of ours, who works in real estate, asked for someone to adopt an abandoned, old dog. Pepito had been left behind when a family sold their house. They came back, planning to have him put down, but we said we'd take him. And so we did.Pepito Ramn was a good, little guy. He had plenty of energy for an 18-year-old dog and loved to go for sniffs. He didn't walk, really, he just wandered[...]


    Left Coast Rebel

    Tuesday, February 18, 2020 9:08 PM
    Limited-government, conservative, libertarian-leaning, constitutional anti-statist perspective on news, politics, and current events

    Night of the Living Socialists


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    2/18/2020 9:08:29 PM
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    Most Interesting Biden


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    W.C. Varones

    W.C. Varones
    Saturday, February 15, 2020 7:59 AM
    Someday the mountain might get him but the law never will

    White House considering new tax-deferred accounts to encourage investing


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    W.C. Varones
    2/15/2020 7:59:25 AM
    CNBC:As part of a forthcoming package of proposed tax cuts, the White House is considering ways to incentivize U.S. households to invest in the stock market, according to four senior administration officials familiar with the discussions.The proposal, one of many new tax cuts under consideration, would see a portion of household income treated as tax-free for the purposes of investing outside a traditional 401(k). Under one hypothetical scenario described by multiple officials, a household earning up to $200,000 could invest $10,000 of that income on a tax-free basis, although officials noted these numbers are fluid.CNBC's Kayla Tausche, like her colleague Brian Sullivan, is a blithering idiot:Money put into the account would[...]

    Ric Edelman is right about kids' IRAs, but there's another option too


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    W.C. Varones
    2/8/2020 1:14:59 PM
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    Unlike his incorrect advice on Roth 401(k)s and dollar-cost-averaging withdrawals, Ric Edelman's answer today on IRAs for kids was correct, but he missed the opportunity to point out another option.    On today's radio program, a caller asked about children needing earned income to contribute to IRAs. He wanted to be able to start his kids investing early to take advantage of many more years of compound growth. Edelman suggested that the caller pay his kids as employees for chores, issuing them an IRS 1099 form and creating earned income eligible for IRA contributions.That's one option, but there's another that's almost as tax-advantaged for kids and less restrictive. You can open a taxable custodial account for[...]


    Temple of Mut

    Tuesday, February 11, 2020 7:09 PM
    Shrine of Flaming Capitalism

    Canto Talk, Feb. 13th: Annual Valentine's Day Show


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    mutnodjmet13
    2/11/2020 7:09:40 PM
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    Dear Friends: It will be my pleasure to be on the Canto Talk show on Thursday, Feb. 13th for our annual Valentine's Day show with Silvio Canto, Jr. So please click HERE at 10 am Pacific/12 noon Central or 1 pm Eastern for the live show, or afterwards for the archived podcast.While there will be a lot to discuss, the hottest topic is likely to be my son and his appointment to the US Air Force Academy.

    Canto Talk, Jan. 30: Wuhan Coronavirus & Senate Impeachment Status


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    mutnodjmet13
    1/27/2020 10:24:33 AM
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    Dear Friends:It will be my pleasure to be the guest on Canto Talk this Thursday, Jan. 30th at 10 am Pacific/12 noon Central/ 1 pm Eastern. Please click HERE for live show, or after for an archived podcast.A key topic of this show will be the Wuhan Coronovirus.


    Word Warrior of So Cal

    Friday, October 19, 2018 1:27 PM
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    VIOLENCE OF THE LEFT: ITS IN THEIR DNA (4)


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    barrycjacobsen
    10/19/2018 1:27:49 PM
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    Leftist ViolenceComes toAmerica, a Historical Perspective(To read previous installment, go here; to start with Part One, go here)19th century Europe was marked by growing leftists movements, which attempted several short-lived revolutions throughout the continent. While these leftist risings failed, a new left-wing extremist movement, theanarcho-communists, grew out of them.The word itself comes from a Greek word, anarkos, which means without a chief. Anarcho-communist believe that all government should be abolished along with private property, and thatcommon ownershipof themeans of productionin combination with astateless societies should be the organizing principle. To bring about such change, anarchists argued that violent[...]

    VIOLENCE ON THE LEFT: ITS IN THEIR DNA (3)


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    barrycjacobsen
    10/19/2018 12:55:07 PM
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    PART THREE: UTOPIAN VISIONS LEAD TO BLOODY REVOLUTIONS(To read the previous installment, go here)In 1792 the French liberal intelligentsia, imbibing the heady wine of Rousseaus theories, inflamed the urban mobs against the upper classes. To be born into wealth or privilege was deemed an act oftreason against the People.No level of dissent was tolerated: disagreeing with the goals


    The Liberator Today

    B-Daddy
    Sunday, June 18, 2017 4:30 PM
    Government growth threatens our liberty and our prosperityA liberty movement blog

    Father's Day Love


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    B-Daddy
    6/18/2017 4:30:05 PM
    As a Bible following Christian, I am often confronted with accusations of hate, along with accusing questions along the lines of what would you do if your child ______________? Father's Day is a great day to answer with the love God grants me through Jesus Christ.  I have two adult sons, and both my wife and made their upbringing our number one purpose.  Our love them is well-known and shown, so I have skin in the game to discuss this topic.  So on to the accusations.      What if your son came out as gay? I would still love him of course.  Further, I would have good advice for him, remain celibate.  This advice is given out of my love. The gay promiscuous lifestyle isn't known for its[...]

    While Leftists Shoot Republicans, California Sinks Into One Party Rule


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    B-Daddy
    6/14/2017 8:36:37 PM
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    Going Hugo Chavez one better, the Democrat controlled California legislator is taking action to ensure that one of their own who voted for the hated gas tax won't get recalled.  The legislator is rigging the system to make it harder and longer to recall State Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) whose support for the increase made him a recall target.  From the Sacramento Bee:Democrats are pushing late-blooming bills to significantly improve state Sen. Josh Newmans odds of surviving an effort by the state GOP and others to recall him from office.The proposed changes, which became public Monday morning, would add months to the existing timeline of certifying a recall election for the ballot. The measure would virtually[...]


    blogger in chief blog

    Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:35 PM
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    Just another brick in the wall


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    dawnwildman
    3/24/2016 12:35:33 PM
    Wall for Mexico


    A kinder, nicer NFL?


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    dawnwildman
    1/20/2016 12:37:59 PM
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    A Kinder and Nicer NFL?Are any of you buying the new crisis management public relations campaign by the NFL, Together We Make Football? The NFL has been pushing commercials that make them look like AT&T or Hallmark. Problem is, I dont think many are falling for the new kinder and gentler NFL. The whole reason they have to clean up their act is that there have been so many bad actors in NFL with behavior stretching from bad to criminal that they had no choice but to look like they cared. And rather than really take a look at the behavior and get rid of bad players, they have them do the classic mea culpa like Ray Rice after he beat his fiance unconscious, they go away for a little while either by due process or the NFL[...]


    Doo Doo Economics Blog

    Doo Doo Econ
    Tuesday, January 19, 2016 6:08 PM
    Doo Doo Economics are the policies of overspending, printing money, neglecting the key economics issues, bad science and promoting entitlement programs which all add up to higher taxes during a recession and economic unsustainablility.

    Natural Born Citizen Definition


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    Doo Doo Econ
    1/19/2016 6:08:58 PM
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        Once again Americans are facing questions about the definition of a Natural Born Citizen (NBC).This is the simple and indisputable definition: Two citizens who have a child, naturally create a new citizen. This is a Natural Born Citizen.There is absolutely no expert either legal or historical who will argue to the contrary. They may argue to include additional citizens, but this is the core of the definition.Two people who have a child in a location, have a citizen who is native to that land. This is a Native Born Citizen. Thus, terms like "Native American" which imply a location and not an allegiance to a country.A person can be both Natural Born and Native Born, or in the United States we also have Naturalized[...]

    Obama Fuels Eternal Islamic War on America


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    Doo Doo Econ
    8/5/2015 5:00:00 AM
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                    Do you remember the headlines when Obama apparently declared America a Muslim country on French television?    Taken from an Islamic perspective this statement is dangerous. It sounds as if the President of the United States sees America is a Muslim nation. When you consider translations, this may presented to the masses as exactly that, American President Hussein (an exclusively Islamic name)  Obama declares America to be Islamic. Thus America would be "al-Islam", or territory which may never be ceded to non-Muslims.Semantics, right? Over-reaction, right?Except, this is a long standing meme from not only the President, but also his staffers.   [...]


    Beers with Demo

    Dean
    Wednesday, November 11, 2015 9:22 AM
    A blog for the unwashed and well-read

    And Where a Salon Scribe Gets a Tad Out of His Swim Lane


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    Dean
    11/11/2015 9:22:09 AM
    Over the weekend, Salon writer, DAVID MASCIOTRA, caused quite a dust-up on social media with his own salute to the troops ahead of Veterans Day . Here is the headline, followed by the sub-headline and then followed by the first paragraph of the piece:You dont protect my freedom: Our childish insistence on calling soldiers heroes deadens real democracyIt's been 70 years since we fought a war about freedom. Forced troop worship and compulsory patriotism must endPut a man in uniform, preferably a white man, give him a gun, and Americans will worship him. It is a particularly childish trait, of a childlike culture, that insists on anointing all active military members and police officers as heroes.If you desire, you can read it[...]

    Football rules changes...? You've come to the right place


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    Dean
    1/31/2015 2:04:56 PM
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        Theres no denying that over the last few decades most all on-field rules changes made by the NFL have been exercises in increasing offense and scoring. This has created an arms race in a sense where the pendulum swings back and forth between the NFL offenses and NFL defenses whereby the offenses get aided by rules changes and the defenses counter with a combination of innovative schemes and superior athletes. To wit, for years, its been conventional wisdom that the best athletes in the world were in the NBA. Now days, we would add NFL defensive backs and possibly outside linebackers/rush ends into that mix (you dont think dudes like Richard Sherman, Darrelle Revis and J.J. Watt can ball a little?).But[...]


    Legal Insurrection - Leslie Eastman

    Monday, January 01, 0001 12:00 AM


    After the Vegas Democrat Presidential Debate, This is Bernies to Lose podcast


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    Bloomberg was annihilated on live TV

    Bloomberg campaign: Mike will not be standing on a box at #DemDebate podcast


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    Trump wins the branding war: "Campaign officials tellNBCNewsthat Mike Bloomberg will *NOT* stand on a box during tonight's debate, despite Trump's repeated claims that he requested one to boost his height"



    Bing News [Photoshop]

    Monday, January 01, 0001 12:00 AM
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    As Photoshop Turns 30, Adobe Rolls Out Some Feature Tweaks


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    Photoshop turns 30 years old today, and it's been a long ride, from its pre-release use for James Camerons 1989 film The Abyss, the CS2 innovation of the healing brush, and whizbang content-aware ...

    Adobe brings more desktop-quality Photoshop tools to the iPad


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    Photoshop turns 30 today, and Adobe is celebrating with some worthwhile updates to the photo-editing app on both the desktop and iPad. The company has been focused on improving that tablet app as ...


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    College Insurrection - Leslie Eastman

    Monday, January 01, 0001 12:00 AM


    College Students Need Classes on How to Be Adults


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    Looks like many students are not prepared to be adults. The Daily Beast reports. College Students Need Remedial Classes in How to Be Adults Is 18 years enough time to prepare for the stresses of being an adult? For Americas increasingly fragile college studentsthousands of whom are returning to campus in the next two weeksthe []

    You Can Attend an Ivy League School for Free Online?


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    Not a free college degree though Republican-American reports. How to go to Ivy League schools for free online Ivy League schools like Harvard and Yale come with a lot of prestige. But another thing these famous schools are known for are their high tuition costs. Fortunately, with the popularity of open education and technology, there []


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