Years have turned to months, months to weeks and weeks to days. Soon it will be a matter of hours until the polls open for the most important election of our lifetime. Nearly four years ago, I sat and watched newly-elected Barack Obama give his victory speech in front of 240,000 people in Chicago’s Grant Park while tens of millions watched around the world. The pit-in-my-stomach feeling I had that night never truly ceased. At that time, I knew who Barack Obama was when most did not. Now, in 2012, so much more of America has woken up, yet so many still bury their heads in the sand, content to live in ignorance. In many ways, ignorance can be bliss, until the realities of endless debt, skyrocketing prices, massive tax hikes and the true consequences of socialized medicine finally hit home. In other words, what the America of 2016 will…

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About geneb527

Retired, but still spending an inordinant amount of time thinking about all things big and small. I am proud to be a strong constitutional conservative. I am also proud to have been married over 56 years to my wonderful wife, Louise. I continue to be amazed that she has put up with me for such a long time, but have been happy that she decided to do so. "The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not," warned Thomas Jefferson.
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