Monthly Archives: January 2008

An Open Letter to America

Dear America,We are in a pivotal and historic place. Over the last several years, we have become a nation that is openly chided by those who used to be our allies, for our lack of restraint, and over-zealousness when it … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Ya, MLK! (Can’t you hear Stevie singing?)

By Julie Borders  On January 21st of this year, we celebrate the nationally recognized Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (http://www.thekingcenter.org/) that Coretta Scott King & many others worked so tirelessly to establish. We are grateful for this 1st family of the … Continue reading

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Obama Video of the Day – 01/18/2008

A few months ago, your favorite Senator and mine appeared on The Ellen Show. As is the custom on her show, Senator Obama arrived on stage in pure Presidential fashion, and then proceeded to “get his boogie on” as if he had been … Continue reading

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It Takes a President

Faithful readers. By now I’m almost bored with pointing out when Hillary Clinton steps in her own poop, but I have to weigh in on this one. It’s too important. Unless you live under a really big rock that doesn’t … Continue reading

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2008: Get a Fresh Perspective on Life!

By Kim Bettie  The great debate continues.  Is it really possible for women to have it all?  An even better question is, “Can we handle it all?”  We want to get more joy out of life.  However, the number one killer … Continue reading

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