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Tom Landry and Roger Staubach 

Lone Star Olympics

Four of the many Texan athletes competing in this year’s summer Olympics.

There’s been some talk over the past few years about the idea of Texas seceding from the rest of the country and forming their own nation. I suspect such talk is mostly theoretical and not intended to be taken seriously, although eight […]

Wednesday Open Thread

Cops are not social workers… Chief Brown speaks truth

Tuesday Open Thread

Don't Mess With Texas

A photo posted by Jody Ridlehoover (@ridlehoover) on Jul 11, 2016 at 6:39pm PDT


Tempered Steel

Dallas Police Chief David Brown

The more I read about Dallas Police Chief David Brown the more optimistic I feel. To paraphrase Ronald Reagan’s homage to his protectors during his first post-assassination attempt speech in April 1981 — Sick societies don’t produce men like Chief David Brown. From the Los Angeles Times:

A three-decade […]

Saturday Open Thread

Say their names: Michael Smith, Michael Krol, Patrick Zamarippa, Brent Thompson, Lorne Ahrens. #bluelivesmatter

A photo posted by Aaron (@aeyron) on Jul 8, 2016 at 5:05pm PDT


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My granddad in 1959, a POW in WW2 at the grave of his brother Jack who was killed by mortarfire in Italy in October 1943.

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