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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.
    Tuesday, December 10, 2019 3:32 AM
    "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

    Impeachment and the economy


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    Silvio Canto, Jr.
    12/10/2019 3:32:47 AM
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              Some of us are old enough to remember the Clinton impeachment proceedings, from the vote in the US House to bombing Baghdad during the floor debates and then "a bus load" of Democrats going over to The White House to "celebrate" the impeachment.         We also remember the strong US economy.  It probably saved President Clinton because Democrats were upset with his behavior but the voters back home were happy with their economies.         We may be seeing a similar situation, as Charles Gasparino wrote over the weekend:       The 2020 election will be decided not by woke Democrats, or even[...]

    Put Tony O in The Hall of Fame


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    Silvio Canto, Jr.
    12/9/2019 10:06:07 PM
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            Here we go again. My annual plea calling for Tony Oliva to be inducted in the Hall of Fame.      At this point, its up to the Veterans Committee. He is super deserving.      Oliva was a .313 hitter from 1962-72 for the Twins and led the AL in hits 5 times from 1964-70. He was a 3 time AL batting champion and an eight-time All-Star, and was twice runner-up for the AL MVP Award.    Vote for Tony O     P.S.  You can listen to my show (Canto Talk) and follow me on[...]


    Left Coast Rebel

    Monday, December 09, 2019 2:12 PM
    Limited-government, conservative, libertarian-leaning, constitutional anti-statist perspective on news, politics, and current events

    How Can We Get LESS Christ in Christmas? Methodists: Hold My Beer


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    12/9/2019 2:12:17 PM
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    In case you haven't seen it, a Methodist church in southern California (Rev. Karen Clark Ristine, pastor) decided they needed to make Christmas more politically relevant this year.    Every year, around this time, the Left begins to take some small interest in the Christmas story. However, they insist on recasting Mary and Joseph as "homeless", or more recently as "illegal immigrants". Balderdash (Note: If Joe Biden is listening, you can use that in your campaign) On Twitter, (don't get me started) one budding Scriptural scholar wannabee said that the "real villain" of this piece wasn't King Herod, but rather the greedy innkeeper, who could not find a room for a very pregnant woman.Let's inject just the tiniest bit[...]

    Ho, Ho, Hold the Phone


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    12/9/2019 10:07:27 AM
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        A little Christmas cheer for your stocking Note that the household income increase for Trump in three years is about five times what it was for Obama in eight years Ho Ho Ho


    The Scratching Post

    K T Cat
    Monday, December 09, 2019 11:26 AM
    Working through my ignorance.

    Diversity Is Crucial


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    K T Cat
    12/9/2019 11:26:49 AM
    ... to diversity activists.Dig this.Forty-seven percent of black voters said Biden was their first choice and 12 percent said both Warren and Sanders. Only 4 percent said Harris. When Harris dropped out of the race last week and as Booker and Castro struggled to qualify for the next debate, the airwaves and inkpots reverberated with accusations of racism and cries for more diversity. Just who were the screamers representing?If People of Color (PoC) really cared about Candidates of Color (CoC) because of their Color (C), then CoC would poll higher with PoC. They don't. PoC clearly don't value "diversity" as highly as the Really Smart Important People (RSIP) in the media.It's almost like PoC are independent individuals and the[...]

    The Epstein Library Empire


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    K T Cat
    12/8/2019 6:54:34 AM
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    ... is like the Roman Empire, only for sex.Here is a map of the Roman Empire at its height. You may have to click on it to read the labels.    One of the reasons the Romans liked a big empire was that it pushed the borders, where lived dangerous barbarians, far, far away from them. The larger the Empire, the safer you were, no matter where you were. I'd like to suggest that Jeffrey Epstein, children in drag and trannies in the library are all part of the modern-day American cultural Empire. That is, acceptance of their behavior expands the empire by normalizing ever more degeneracy.Remember, your behavior might be degenerate under some definition, but the farther out the borders go, the less degenerate you[...]


    W.C. Varones

    W.C. Varones
    Tuesday, December 03, 2019 9:07 AM
    Someday the mountain might get him but the law never will

    Thoughts on a #TradeWarTuesday


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    W.C. Varones
    12/3/2019 9:07:18 AM
    1) We're going to need to decouple from the evil Chinese regime. This started as a crazy Trump position but is now bipartisan consensus. This will be painful for multinational corporations.2) Trade war with Europe is just starting up over the French digital tax. Buckle your seat belts.3) Central banks are going to have to print like mofos to keep asset prices up. And they will. Add in some fiscal diarrhea even in formerly austere places like Germany.

    Ric Edelman is wrong on Roth 401(k)s and dollar-cost-averaging withdrawals


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    W.C. Varones
    10/27/2019 2:52:00 PM
    I'm a huge Ric Edelman fan. I'm a regular listener of his radio show and believe he's made a huge positive contribution to the financial literacy of America.But he sometimes makes some really bone-headed mistakes. The past couple weeks have had some big ones on his radio program.Roth vs. Traditional 401(k)Last weekend's (10/19/19, minute 48) radio show had a caller ask about Roth vs. 401(k)s. The caller correctly made the observation that post-tax (Roth) contributions effectively allowed you to contribute more money, but Edelman rejected the argument:"It doesn't matter. In other words, investing $10 now and paying the taxes later or investing $8 now and not paying taxes later, it's the same math. It doesn't make any[...]


    Temple of Mut

    Wednesday, October 30, 2019 7:30 PM
    Shrine of Flaming Capitalism

    Canto Talk, Oct. 31st: Halloween News Roundup


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    mutnodjmet13
    10/30/2019 7:30:34 PM
    Dear Friends: We will be having a Halloween Party on Canto Talk this Thursday. Come join Silvio Canto, Jr., and me on Oct. 31st, 10 am Pacific/12 noon Central, 1 pm Eastern by clicking here (or to listen to an archived podcast).We will be covering the scariest topics hitting the news today:Impeachment TheaterCalifornia Wildfires and BlackoutsPierre DelectoThe Democratic PrimaryThe media and Democrats reacting badly to Trump's many successesExtinction Rebellion and its climate alarmist anticsPlease listen There will be plenty of treats and a few tricks in our show 

    Canto Talk - September 5th: International Edition


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    mutnodjmet13
    9/4/2019 1:45:40 PM
    Silvio Canto

    Dear Friends: It is my pleasure to be joining Silvio Canto Jr. as his guest on Canto Talk this Thursday. So, please tune in 10 am Pacific/12 noon Central/1 pm Eastern by clicking HERE for the live show, or after for an archived podcast.


    Word Warrior of So Cal

    Friday, October 19, 2018 1:27 PM
    Just another WordPress.com site

    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


    If you were as deceptive with the FBI, as the FBI was with the FISA court, how quickly would you be charged? podcast


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    William A. Jacobson
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    Hopefully the statements issued by John Durham and Bill Barr reflect that the FBI officials behind this will be treated the way the FBI treats others.

    Elizabeth Warren to hold big donor fundraiser in absentia, leaving her plausible deniability podcast


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    A cardboard cutout of Warren will be used in her place at Hollywood fundraiser



    Bing News [Donald-Trump]

    Monday, January 01, 0001 12:00 AM
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    'Start Here': House Democrats expected to unveil two articles of impeachment against President Trump, sources say


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    It's Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. Let's start here. 1. Impeachment next steps Democrats are expected to unveil at least two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump at a 9 a.m. news ...

    NATO has worries more pressing than Donald Trump. It needs a new role in a changed world.


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    President Donald Trump has become an unlikely defender of NATO. Last week, he excoriated French President Emmanuel Macron for telling The Economist that the Atlantic alliance was in a state of brain ...


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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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