Author Archives: Dave Bradley

About Dave Bradley

retired in West Liberty

CBD Oil: Time To Regulate

This past month we have been running a bit of an experiment in our house. We have been testing the effects of CBD oil on our various ailments as we age or on long term ailments that ‘modern medicine’ and … Continue reading

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Smirking Joni: Overturning The American Revolution

ERNST: "IA caucuses are this next Monday evening. And I'm really interested to see how this discussion today informs and influences the Iowa caucus voters, those Demcaucus goers. Will they be supporting VP Biden at this point?" H/T @JaxAlemany pic.twitter.com/tYYkSPuIDY … Continue reading

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Inequality: One Of This Election’s Big Issues

Eight days to caucus, right? Here is a brief look at what I consider to be the really overwhelming issues. Depending on your perspective, any one of these could be in your top spot: Climate Change – well it is … Continue reading

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Sunday Funday:  Electric Grid Edition Edition

He’s baaaack! When our Dear Leader Chosen One, Mr. Stable Genius, decided to take out the Iranian General against all advice from nearly all his advisors, many people immediately thought “How will Iran respond? What will they attack to get … Continue reading

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Robert Reich Looks At The US Today

I have said many times before that Robert Reich is one of my go to people to get some solid perspective on the current situation. He not only explains the situation but usually offers a real way to counter the … Continue reading

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Social Security And Medicare On The Block If Trump Wins In 2020

With the behemoth news story of the impeachment sucking up almost all the TV and radio air, there is very little other news getting out or getting a proper amount of air time. Hopefully, the story out of Davos, Switzerland … Continue reading

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Democrats Talk About The Climate

Tuesday’s Democratic debate had a good segment on what should be one of the two overriding issues of 2020 – the other being the corruption of the president and the whole Republican Party. It has been rare that climate change … Continue reading

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Sunday Funday: Dishwasher Edition

Would you buy a dishwasher from the guy on the end of this clip? BTW, remember that when the Chosen One is trashing some one who dishes dirt on him as a scum bag or a lowlife, the reason that … Continue reading

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Remember In November: The Election Is A Referendum On Trump

As we head into the caucuses, try to remember that the little issues and squabbles that the media are trying to stir into a big fight are really nothing. Among the candidates still standing I have no problem with any … Continue reading

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Iowa Policy Project On The State Of The State

It is hard to squeeze out time to listen to things like the State of the State address given by the governor last Tuesday. However, when a person can’t listen it is nice to know that someone with deep knowledge … Continue reading

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