Day: February 24, 2006

Outsourcing Our Future

a company in the United Arab Emirates is now in charge of security at six of our seaports? The president feels so strongly about this that he is willing to use a veto to make sure that this deal goes through. Is this not the craziest thing you’ve ever seen? It is my opinion, that the United States should be in charge of the security of the United States. Not Great Britain, not France, not Dubai and not China.

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Vice President Dick Cheney's revelation

Last week, besides shooting Mr. Whittington in the face, there were two other major news stories which surrounded Vice President Cheney. First, was the revelation that Scooter Libby testified under oath that a superior instructed him to release classified information. If one looks at the government structure. There are only a few people who are superior to Mr. Libby. The vice president, the president, Andy Card, the Chief of Staff, Condoleezza Rice who was the president’s national security adviser and possibly Donald Rumsfeld. That’s about it. During the Britt Hume interview, Vice President Cheney was asked about releasing classified information. Vice

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book review: what color is a conservative?

This is a book by former Congressman JC Watts, Jr. Wow, this book was difficult to get through. I think that is important to read both progressive and conservative points of view. This book, unfortunately, is more of a self-serving vehicle than anything else. I had the opportunity to hear Congressman Watts in Tyler, Texas in 2004. I had heard that he was a dynamic speaker.  I’d heard of him since I was in college. We were both in college at approximately the same time. He was playing for Oklahoma University and was their star quarterback. I was a struggling premed student

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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