Daily Archives: October 21, 2012

Being Noticed

At church this morning, the sermon title was entitled “Not About You”.  In my opinion, this was the best-delivered sermon that I’ve heard my pastor give since I started attending this church about two years ago.  It wasn’t my favorite … Continue reading

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George McGovern

I just learned that George McGovern has passed on.  George McGovern ran for President against Richard Nixon in 1972. As I’ve said on this blog before, I used to be more of a right-wing Republican.  On account of that, I … Continue reading

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Bruce Bartlett’s The New American Economy 3: Public Works Projects

In my latest reading of The New American Economy: The Failure of Reaganomics and a New Way Forward, Bruce Bartlett critiques public works projects.  This took me aback somewhat, for Bartlett (if I understand him correctly) believes that the government … Continue reading

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