Monthly Archive: December 2008

Dec 26

Shifting the blame from Left to greed

Blaming greed for failed leftist policies Donald Hank The Pope has said, over the Christmas holiday, that the world must overcome greed to get through the current economic crisis. With all due respect for the Pope, whose stance on social issues are to be applauded, both Protestantism and Catholicism, while blaming greed, have failed to grasp the …

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Dec 19

The most confused man on the planet

Bailout based on phony “crisis” Commentary by Donald Hank I had reported before the first bailout vote that I had called my own bank and asked if I could still get a home-equity loan in the amount of about $50,000. The loan officer, with just a glance at my records, was able to ok that. I …

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Dec 19

Open season on Christians

When is hate not hate? Commentary by Donald Hank Why, when the victims are not victims. Make sense? It does to the Left in America, where, according to an analysis by Public Advocate, a church that is torched by homosexual activists is, in today’s terms, not a victim of anything because only “gays” can be …

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Dec 19

Just say no to civility

Just say no to civility Commentary by Donald Hank Note that almost everything you find on Laigle’s Forum is a counter-attack against  the Left, which seeks to destroy all that is good and decent on this planet, including traditional family, truth and knowledge, the free market (our life blood), population and economic growth and freedom …

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Dec 11

Call for Constitutional Convention poses threat to US law!

U.S. Two States Away from Constitutional Convention Link to Joint Resolution in Ohio Legislature: http://www.legislature.state.oh.us/res.cfm?ID=127_HJR_8  This is the most urgent, most important action alert the American Policy Center has ever issued! The Ohio state legislature is expected to vote as early as Dec. 10th, to call for a Constitutional Convention (Con Con). If Ohio calls for a …

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Dec 08

America lacks standing

America lacks standing   By Donald Hank   Well, the Donofrio case against Obama (one of the many court cases the media refused to tell you about for months), demanding the showing of a real birth certificate, has failed, and I am getting near-frantic emails from conservatives who had entertained hopes that Donofrio, and hence, …

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Dec 07

Governor Ed Rendell to PA businesses: get out!

PA has new creative ways to get rid of businesses, people First off, let me say the area around Lancaster and York Counties in Pennsylvania is beautiful, crime is low, and you can still safely turn your back on most folks. I love the area. It is in the Bible belt. We may have invented …

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Dec 02

Beware of this “First Amendment” group

Not all “First Amendment” groups are for the First Amendment By Donald Hank Round two in my exchange with The Freedom Forum First Amendment Center group, which started with a November 28 posting relating to an article Mr. Haynes had had published in the media, is now complete (see separate column). In Haynes’ article, addressing …

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Dec 02

In defense of traditional marriage

I previously presented the first round in an exchange in which I defended traditional marriage against an influential proponent of “gay” marriage. It is worthwhile to consider the arguments both for and against marriage in order to become more effective in the fight for our culture. Every one of you who believes marriage is sacred and is …

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Dec 01

Fighting Obama fatigue

I now that many of you by now have a bad case of Obama fatigue, even now before the Messiah has entered the White House, and are saying “no more Obama commentary, please!” However, I would remind you that when mountaineers feel fatigue setting in at freezing temperatures, that is their moment of greatest vulnerability to …

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