Thanks to our veterans, there will be plenty of time to disagree tomorrow

Important words about our vets from Ned Hickson

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Driving to work this morning, talk radio stations were full of the continuing discussion and debate over the elections. Hosts grilled pollsters, questioned campaign strategists and analysts. Guests expressed their exuberance or dismay over the results. Prognosticators made predictions ranging from whimsy to woe.

As I listened, I noticed one topic that was missing from today’s discussion table:

Veterans.

Without the fundamental right we have as a Democracy to vote, there would be no election to discuss — and without the service and sacrifice of others in defense of our nation, there would be no Democracy to afford us that precious right to vote. 

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What’s Next For America?

Excellent post from the Modern Philosopher

The Return of the Modern Philosopher

Friday Night Think Tank, Veterans Day, Trump, Clinton, Election Day, recovery, moving forward, what's next, humor, Modern PhilosopherHappy Veterans Day, Modern Philosophers!

The flag has been flying proudly from the front porch of The House on the Hill all day.  Our country might be in turmoil, but we’re still Americans, still patriotic, and we still owe so much to the men and women who have served this great nation.

Since it’s Friday night, and it’s been a very long, trying, challenging, and confusing week, I decided I would leave the basement bunker to open up the Think Tank for my fellow Modern Philosophers.

There’s so much to talk about, so much to debate, and so much planning for the future that needs to begin immediately.

This Hopeless Romantic might wallow when it comes to affairs of the heart, but when the issue at hand is America’s future, I’m all about moving forward immediately.

So rather than overloading social media with our complaints, fears, and plans for emigration…

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