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80 YEARS LATER – SAME CULPRITS, SAME RAGE

The young man stands on the edge of his porch The days were short and the father was gone There was no one in the town and no one in the field This dusty barren land had given all it … Continue reading

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WHAT THIS COUNTRY NEEDS IS HOPE

[Comment from Washington’s Blog: Abandon false hope … and get some real hope.] By Jim Quinn, who operates the Burning Platform website. Finch: Why are you doing this? Evey Hammond: Because he was right. Finch: About what? Evey Hammond: That … Continue reading

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THE OLD MAN AND THE SEA – 2011

By Jim Quinn, who operates the Burning Platform website. “The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge … Continue reading

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