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Police Revisited

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt. I find myself back talking about the boys in blue today because that seems to be what’s on everyone’s lips.  Pour yourself something and let’s talk.  I tried to find a shot of myself in my old cop uniform, from back in the day…    But if I have…

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The Swamp

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt, Coffee is on, have a sit. Let’s talk about swamps.    Calling things swamps has gotten a bad name over the last couple decades, now they’re “wetlands”.     See, a swamp; that’s stagnant water, rotting vegetation, mud and wasted land that would be fertile as hell if not for…

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Values

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt,   Have a seat, and pour yourself something, let’s talk for a moment. Now I could have named this column Fear too, but that’s a might corny even for me, so we’ll go with values. But before we get into that, let me point something out. Both sides loons…

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Fear

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt, Pull up a chair.  I’m feeling a little under the weather this morning (3 hours in a dental chair and a flu shot on the same day will do that to you) so let’s stay with coffee this morning.   Fear.  My what a powerful motivator fear is.  Now emotions…

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Inevitable

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt, Hey, have a seat, if you haven’t got something already, pour yourself something strong, you’ll be needing it in the days ahead.   Well, the people have spoken, or the fix was in. The Senate races in GA, as you know if you pay any attention at all to…

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Repercussions

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt. Percussion: percussion [pərˈkəSHən] NOUN musical instruments played by striking with the hand or with a handheld or pedal-operated stick or beater, or by shaking, including drums, cymbals, xylophones, gongs, bells, and rattles. “percussion instruments” · the striking of one solid object with or against another with some degree of…

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I’m Tired

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt. Feel free to grab something from the bar, I’m having a bourbon. Well, there’s all of the usual insane things going on from the left, and a few from the right as well, truth be told… And frankly, I’m tired of it.   I had the privilege last week…