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Tolerance, Compassion and Offense

“Tolerance is not the same thing as acceptance, and acceptance is not the same thing as an endorsement.” - Larry Alex Taunton, The Atlantic Such a simple truth… In this country do we not have the simple right to be offended? … Continue reading

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Federal Employee Benefits Vs. Private Sector

Federal Employee Benefits Vs. Private Sector I must be doing something wrong… Last year, I accepted a position working for the Department of Defense. I had to move to a much higher cost-of-living location, accepted a position for essentially lower … Continue reading

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Christmas 2012

Christmas 2012 is pretty much complete…only a few more days until the New Year.  Hard to believe that only a few days ago we were all once again anticipating the end of the world. Anyway, it was an interesting season … Continue reading

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Abraham Lincoln, 1863…

“We have been the recipients of the choicest bounties of heaven; we have been preserved these many years in peace and prosperity; we have grown in number, wealth, and power as no other Nation has ever grown. But we have … Continue reading

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