Monthly Archives: December 2008

Republican bankruptcy and the need for a sound money party

I’ve thought a lot about this issue over the years: In a general election, do you vote for the guy you believe in who will get .1% of the vote, or do you hold your nose and vote for the … Continue reading

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Rick and Barack

Much ink has been spilled about Rick Warren and Barack Obama. Warren is trying as usual to play both sides of the aisle, none too successfully at the moment. I’m not sure if this all about grandstanding and self-promotion, or … Continue reading

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Christmas reflections

Pastor Matt Timmons has a good post that informs this one and expands on a past post. Has anyone else noticed that there are fewer Christmas lights at stores this year? It’s like retailers’ joy is snuffed out. Mine has … Continue reading

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A pictorial view of things…

Just to give you a pictorial idea of what federal government has been up to this year, check out the graph on this page showing the expansion of the monetary base.

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Broken promises

Faith is the opinion that some person will do something for you. If that person will really do that thing for you, then the faith is true. If he will not do it, then the faith is false. -J Greshem … Continue reading

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Tax cuts aren’t enough

You watch this financial situation unfold and about all the Republican leadership does is (1) meekly fight to spend 75% as much and (2) call for tax cuts. Republicans who believe in tax cut salvation need to get it through … Continue reading

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The stars and hope

The economy is tanking, and I believe we’ve seen but the tip of the iceberg. Wickedness seems ascendant in our land. However, you can go out on any clear night and look up. And you really need to get outside … Continue reading

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