Texas Businesswoman Visits Freedom Fighters In Hong Kong
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Weir Only Human FRISCO, TX — September 11, 2019 — If you’ve been following the turmoil in Hong Kong you know that the residents of the port city on China’s southern coastline have been protesting an encroachment of its sovereignty by the mainland. It started recently when an extradition bill was passed by China, which would have allowed the extradition …

Bob WeirTexas Businesswoman Visits Freedom Fighters In Hong Kong
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Faith Turns Tragedy Into Triumph
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Weir Only Human HOUSTON, TX — September 3, 2019 — One of the most discouraging and dangerous problems in our criminal justice system is the staggering rate of recidivism that puts former inmates back into the revolving door of repetitious incarceration. If our prison system was a corporation it would have been bankrupt decades ago. Correctional institutions are supposed to …

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Even the Powerful Are Not Above the Law
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Weir On Human I’ve known a lot of politicians in my life, from New York City, to Long Island, to Denton County, Texas. During my 20 years as a cop in the Big Apple I had to deal with the politics within and without the department. It might be a union leader whom I opposed because he was taking us …

Bob WeirEven the Powerful Are Not Above the Law
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Another Cop Fired For Doing His Job
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Weir Only Human Inasmuch as we live in an era that supports the bad guys over the good guys it was inevitable that New York City Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo would end up being fired for doing his job during an arrest situation in which a black man died. It all began on July 17, 2014 during a routine police …

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Why Not Go To War Against Drug Cartels?
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Weir Only Human Each year in our country, about twice as many people die from illegal drug overdoses than from firearms. Moreover, the overwhelming number of deaths from firearms is perpetrated by those with illegal guns. Yet, all we hear about are efforts to take guns away from those who own them legally. We also hear about the Mexican drug …

eHeziWhy Not Go To War Against Drug Cartels?
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Show Me the Racist!
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Weir Only Human If there’s one word that has dominated the news and social media for several years, it’s undoubtedly “racism.” The word has a repugnant definition that transcends almost any other accusation in the lexicon. To be a racist is to think of your race is superior to any other and to, perhaps, endeavor to keep “inferior” races from …

eHeziShow Me the Racist!
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Only Vaccinate the Children You Want to Keep
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Weir Only Human Health and medical scholars have described vaccination as one of the top ten achievements of public health in the 20th Century. Yet, opposition to vaccination has existed as long as vaccination itself. It’s referred to as vaccine hesitancy, which means a reluctance or refusal to be vaccinated or to have one’s children vaccinated and it’s identified by …

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The Primal Scream of Climate Change Fanatics
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Weir Only Human In 1968, Stanford University Professor Paul Ehrlich wrote “The Population Bomb,” which became a bestseller. The premise of the book was that worldwide famine was going to destroy humanity. According to the professor, this frightening scenario was scheduled to happen in the 1970s and 1980s, due to overpopulation, as well as other major societal upheavals. Hmmm…, sounds …

Bob WeirThe Primal Scream of Climate Change Fanatics
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Sing, Dance, and Be Happy!
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Weir Only Human Have you ever sat in a restaurant lounge enjoying a drink before dinner and suddenly heard a musical band usher in their first number of the evening? Has it ever caused you to lay down the fork and gaze longingly at the dance floor? How often has it inspired you to reach for your partner and head …

eHeziSing, Dance, and Be Happy!
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Why Can’t We Have A Vote On Term Limits?
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Weir Only Human Have you noticed how many wealthy people are elected officials in the nation’s capital? I’m talking about those who didn’t have wealth before they ran for office, but somehow end up as millionaires when they’ve been there awhile. Given that the salaries for House and Senate members are less than $200,000 per annum, how do they parlay …

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