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Townhall: Surreal Silver Spring Again

The story that won’t go away, because the government just won’t let up. Click on over to, for today’s sad iteration of government overreach. Then click back here for a little more perspective: Washington Post: ‘Free-range’ family again at center of debate after police pick up children Common Sense with

Ted Cruz Raises Big Bucks

Townhall: Totally Eye-Popping

How best to describe a whopping campaign fundraising effort? How about not assume that big is bad, or that it is the voters who are being shortchanged? We know who really loses when candidates collect surprisingly huge donations. This weekend, I point fingers at the real losers. Click on over to

Townhall: Let’s Not Be All Wet About Water

Sometimes you write something, and think of the next thing to say . . . but realize you cannot say it in the space allotted. Or that the next thought should be “saved for next time.” Or maybe you merely wonder “Will the reader think of that too?” In expanding

Townhall: The Ism at the Heart of the Racial Schism

At Townhall, the question this weekend is whether racism might be less of a factor than we think in today’s re-emerging racial divide. Your Common Sense column is greatly expanded — hugely! — from a Common Sense last week — worth reading, and debating. I hope. Click on over, then come


Townhall: Trickle-Down Tyranny

Freedom is under assault, under siege. It’s not just from terrorists. It’s from the people we’ve assigned to protect our freedoms. And, worse yet, the tyranny comes not just from the Big Guys in the nation’s imperial capital. Our local governments have picked up the tyranny bug. Welcome to Kafka’s


Townhall: Helping Liberals Swallow the Best Medicine

I have readers who think I am just plain wrong about vaccines. They say there is no such thing as herd immunity, and that vaccines are dangerous. I do not deny that there can be side-effects. And I’m certainly no expert. But I don’t see how you can argue against

The White Rose

Townhall: Resistance in Munich

The White Rose dissidents have lessons for you and me, even today. Click on over to Townhall, for Paul’s latest discussion of the White Rose students and their sacrifices. Then come back here to learn more. And get involved in making the world a better, freer place.

Townhall: Whac-A-Mole and the Clueless Politician

For our Townhall readers, an expansion on a theme from last week: the nature of interventionism. Click on  over, then come back here for more reading. Or, perhaps, discussion. And caution: concentration and “too big to fail” are not the only problems that are emerging in the wake of Dodd-Frank.

Townhall: The Herd That Has the Immunity

Expanding on thoughts from Thursday for Townhall‘s readership, the politics of vaccination. Your Common Sense purveyor happens to be suffering from some bug, as if to echo the subject of the column. Not sure this lends any credence or bestows any excuse, though. Click on over, then come back for

Townhall: Shovelfuls of Alarm

It is one thing to be alert to possible catastrophe. Quite another to yearn for it. Yes, it’s time again for the end of the world! Read all about it at Townhall. Click on over, then come back here for further reading. If you have time. “Blizzard Juno: Incredible time-lapse

Action: Help Dr. Bosworth

Sometimes it is easy to help — help an important cause. Dr. Annette Bosworth‘s is such a cause.   Here is contact information for Attorney General Marty Jackley: Ask him to do the right thing. PLEASE DISMISS ALL FELONY CHARGES AGAINST DR. ANNETTE BOSWORTH. Phone: (605) 773-3215 Email: Facebook:

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