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The Rant

Published Dec. 10 2017

How are Christians and Muslims alike? The majority stay silent while their religion is highjacked by fringe elements.

The Rant

Published Dec. 3 2017

Why would a ceremony honoring the WWII heroism of Native Americans be held in front of a portrait of "Trail...

The Rant

Published Nov. 26 2017

Will the two women who have never been sexually accosted, abused, fondled, etc., by some man please come forward!

The Rant

Published Nov. 19 2017

New word —"Roymoored:" The actions of a dirty old man-child predator who uses the Bible as a booster seat for...

The Rant

Published Nov. 12 2017

A MASS shooting done by a lost soul is a mental health issue (if he's a white Christian).

The Rant

Published Nov. 5 2017

Gun control: If laws worked, there would be no speeders, no robbery, no killing. People don't obey the laws.

The Rant

Published Oct. 29 2017

When do we get to repeal and replace Donald J. Trump?

The Rant

Published Oct. 22 2017

Oh, yes, please, Mr. President, please take an IQ test.

The Rant

Published Oct. 15 2017

Puerto Rico experiences three disasters in one month — Irma, Maria and the Donald.

The Rant

Published Oct. 8 2017

Are injuries sustained from a mass shooting considered a pre-existing condition?

The Rant

Published Oct. 1 2017

I volunteered in 1969 and proudly served in the U.S. Army, not for a flag or song, but for my...

The Rant

Published Sep. 24 2017

President Trump working with Democrats as well as Republicans? Congratulations, that is how our government is supposed to work —...

The Rant

Published Sep. 17 2017

I was glad to see Rush Limbaugh evacuate to escape the fake hurricane invented by the liberal media.

The Rant

Published Sep. 10 2017

Looks like North Korea has a leader just like ours. The difference is we voted for ours.

The Rant

Published Sep. 3 2017

Houston residents, still in shelters, no computers, had a deadline of Friday to file damage claims, and the waters are...

The Rant

Published Aug. 27 2017

North Korea is testing intercontinental missiles, and Donald Trump is building a wall. Boy, do I feel safe.

The Rant

Published Aug. 20 2017

Since when is social media a reliable reason to fire someone?

The Rant

Published Aug. 13 2017

Please, no more bike lanes. Pave our city streets instead. City leadership is not in touch with the wishes of...

The Rant

Published Aug. 6 2017

The only thing missing in that very good editorial on Trump being presidential is that all of his supporters must...

The Rant

Published Jul. 30 2017

GOP, instead of acting on behalf of your party, try acting on behalf of your constituents. Your health care bill...

The Rant

Published Jul. 23 2017

Peyton Manning should run for governor. Then, after eight years of gaining political prowess, he should run for president. He...

The Rant

Published Jul. 16 2017

The more Trump tweets, the more it reveals his understanding of our nation's problems and the skills he has to...

The Rant

Published Jul. 9 2017

A quick pitch is illegal in baseball and a poor strategy in trying to pass a health care plan, Mitch.