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Dereliction of Duty

There is an extremely cumbersome process to run for President.  While some of it, specifically the nastiness and politics of personal destruction, are self-imposed by campaigns, much of it is by necessity.  The position of President is extremely critical to our nation, serving as leader of the country, chief executive ...

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2017 National Security Strategy

Moments ago, President Trump gave a speech about his new National Security Strategy.  Most of what the President stated as our “new” strategy is in essence a continuation of previous administrations’ policies.  He spoke in generalities, short on any specifics.  The strategy was based on four prongs: 1. Borders and ...

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SALT – A Pillar of Tax Fairness

One of the most contentious provisions of the 2017 Republican Tax Plan is the proposed elimination of the federal deduction for paid state and local taxes – SALT.  Many middle-class families have relied on SALT deductions for decades in their financial planning and life budgeting needs.  The result, if passed ...

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2017 Election – Jones Wins

In a stunning upset, Democrat Doug Jones was declared the winner over Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate race.  Alabama, among the most Republican states in the country, elected its only state wide Democratic office-holder.  Jones clearly benefitted from Roy Moore’s questionable past.  Well known to Alabama voters, Moore ...

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Fake News is a Dangerous Reality, but…

Attacking the media is nothing new.  Republicans especially enjoy fomenting claims of media bias to garner support from conservative voters.  Let me say up front, I am not a media apologist.  In fact, I am often critical of the media.  The media is a business focused on their profit margin, ...

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War on Christmas?

Here we are in December.  Christmas is right around the corner – the trees are decorated, the lights are strung, and the carols are playing.  And if it is December, we are again hearing false claims of a “war on Christmas.”  Put bluntly, it is a ludicrous notion.  There is ...

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The Booth Dec. 05, 2017 – The Apology Podium w/TE Rob Gronkowski

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The Booth Dec. 05, 2017: The Apology Podium w/TE Rob Gronkowski – The Booth has THREE SHOWS LEFT before the Holiday Hiatus… Sinista1, Ken Diesel & R-Squared discuss the Pats’ win over Buffalo, the Apology Podium w/Pats TE Rob Gronkowski, Trump’s Troubles and more!!! #SINISTA1 #KENDIESEL #RSQUARED #WHOOBAZOO #THEBOOTH Podcast: ...

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The Booth Nov. 28, 2017 – The Apology Podium

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The Booth Nov. 28, 2017: The Apology Podium – Sinista1, Ken Diesel & R-Squared return from the Thanksgiving break to talk about Hollywood and Harvey Weinstein… The Booth is also unveiling a new segment “The Apology Podium” thanks to Comedian Bill Burr… You can also call into the show at ...

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Asia or Bust

I waited after President Trump returned from Asia before writing this piece to try and see what came from the trip.  I wanted the trip to be successful.  Whenever the President, regardless of party, regardless of how we voted, regardless of how we view his performance, travels abroad we need ...

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Alabama Slammer – Partisanship v. Pedophilia

In a few weeks, the people of Alabama will say a lot about themselves and the state of our politics.  Over the past week, no less than five women have come forward, bravely on the record, detailing accounts of Senate candidate Roy Moore (R-AL) sexually harassing, abusing, or molesting them ...

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