World & Nation

Donald John Trump – ‘snake oil salesman’ who wins a few and loses a lot wants to be president of the most powerful nation on earth

Conservatives are on a suicide run – they’re falling for the slick glib guy who made a lot of money teaching people how to get rich quick. Yes, the snake oil salesman is in town.

Donald John Trump bills himself as a “rich” man worth about $10 billion. Some estimate that he controls about $10 billion in assets but owes almost the amount of his share of those assets, so his net worth could be anywhere near nothing. Whatever he is worth now could be a lot less than what he inherited from his father (whose real estate business he worked for and later inherited).

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Three of the Philippines’ most corrupt political leaders rank among the top 10 in the world

Why do Filipinos – the great majority of them economically handicapped and socially disadvantaged – allow corrupt public officials to get away with their crimes and, in most cases, reelect or elevate them to higher public office?

Two of the 10 most corrupt leaders in the world are former Philippine presidents who continue to be admired and respected and whose families continue to occupy high and powerful public office. A sitting vice president has already joined the ranks of the two while actively and callously campaigning to be the next president of the country.

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Since Jews, Christians, and Muslims worship the same God why don’t they get along and leave their differences to God?

Most of the world’s conflicts stem from the differences in doctrine and unnecessary intolerance between Jews, Christians, and Muslims. Each of the three religions would wish the others did not exist. Muslims themselves have been killing each other – Sunni and Shia appear to be on a path of completely destroying one another. Muslims and Jews are unable to live side-by-side in peace and are constantly threatening to eliminate one another from the face of the earth. Some Muslim sects preach the annihilation of all people that do not subscribe to their faith. And count in about 200 years of Catholic Church “crusades” against Muslims – and, by some accounts – Jews.

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Doesn’t HAMAS realize they’re being used as tools by their “friends”?

Israeli troops move into Gaza

When they’re gifted with rockets by Iran and money by Qatar to build tunnels into Israel and told to launch those rockets and use the tunnels to commit terrorist incursions, does HAMAS not realize they’re being used as pawns by folk who have an axe to grind against the Jewish state?

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No, sir, Daniel Cadet – we don’t need people like Donald Sterling or Cliven Bundy

Don Sterling & Cliven BundyDaniel Cadet, editor of Black Voices at Huffington Post, wrote (read his piece) that the world needs people like Donald Sterling and Cliven Bundy because “they make white people feel safe . . . white people can look at them and say ‘I’m not a racist because I’m not like that'.” He adds that folk like Sterling

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Georgia goes wild: state passes law allowing concealed weapons almost everywhere

Concealed WeaponYou have reason now to fear more for your life after July 1, 2014 if you live in the state of Georgia: Gov. Nathan Deal has signed into law a bill that allows licensed gun owners in Georgia and visitors from 28 other states to bring a gun into a bar without restrictions and

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A spoiled brat: chance to role model and serve society gone to waste as Justin Bieber succumbs to bad influences

Deport Justin BieberAdored by multitudes of fans, Justin Bieber was on his way to becoming not just one of the world’s greatest entertainers but the great leader of the young in heart and mind, leading the youth in service to communities and peoples around the world. Boom! Blown into bits. Bedazzled by drugs and by bad company, our young hero-to-be has been arrested, jailed, dragged into court, lambasted by the press, and threatened with the possibility of deportation from the U. S. What a whirlwind trip!

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