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Jan-Micheal Vincent Interviewed on Australian TV

On Independence Day, I would like to write very briefly about Jan-Michael Vincent. That’s because JMV, at one time in my life, WAS America to me and many others who watched Airwolf in their childhood. JMV was – excuse me, IS – my hero, and the image of American warrior against the bad guys. Only…

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Our Native Language

by Bob Branco We’ve often heard that the United States is a melting pot, meaning that we are a combination of many cultures coming together as one society. I understand why this is happening. History defines it quite well. With that said, I’ve always assumed that if anyone comes into this country, the first thing…

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Can Gay Men and Women Donate Blood?

by Gordon Jeremiah Berry Many of us grew up with the thinking that donating blood is a highly humanitarian act that helps to save lives. Blood transfusions are still the standard part of medical procedure where life-threatening trauma from the loss of blood occurs or for someone waiting to undergo major surgery. In late December…

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The Gun Control Debate

by Bob Branco It might be my imagination, but there seems to be an increase in mass shootings throughout the United States. In the past 10 years, these shootings seemed to have been occurring more frequently than they were 20, 30 and 40 years ago. At this time, I will not give you my reasons…

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Brexit – The Brits Start the Message of Independence for the World

In a historical development, the British people voted for British Exit, or Brexit, from the European Union. The vote has brought cheers to more conservative people in Britain and the developed west as well as disappointment and worries to the “liberal” advocates of globalist mindset. Founded in 1993, the union of 28 states had kept…

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The Paddy Stories, Book One by John Justice

by Leonore H. Dvorkin Blind Paddy Flynn, orphaned at age eight, travels by train from Philadelphia to California in 1947 to live with his childless aunt and uncle. Part One tells of his mother’s death, his time in a children’s home, and then his eventful journey to California. In Part Two, Paddy and his closest…

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What Foods are Prohibited for International Travel and Why?

by Gordon Jeremiah Berry Traveling by airplane is stressful enough, especially when it comes to traveling internationally. Many know about those common sense things that are prohibited, such as firearms or knives. Yet, some food items are prohibited and the reasons for it are still somewhat unclear.  What Foods Are Prohibited Any and all food…