Category Archives: Simple Simon Says

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The Children of Immigrants: Scapegoats or Treasures?

Simple Simon Says The Children of Illegal Immigrants Should Not Be Be Treated Like Criminals By Simple Simon The other day Simple Simon read about plight of an honor student–let’s call her Lisa.  Lisa is a senior at a state … Continue reading

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Simple Simon Asks, Are Obama and Romney Bullies?

School Days Are Not Forgotten… Simple Simon’s friend, who listens regularly to Fox News, complained this morning about Chris Matthews, the MSNBC commentator. Chris Matthews, according to my friend, has been going on and on about Mitt Romney’s allegedly bullying … Continue reading

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Great Political Quotations: Theodore “Teddy: Roosevelt on Big Government

Simple Simon Says Teddy Roosevelt Was Not A Good Republican Simple Simon knows Theodore Roosevelt was a Republican President. And Simple Simon knows Roosevelt is immortalized as a Mt. Rushmore President, right up there with Washington, Jefferson, and Lincoln. But … Continue reading

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Karl Rove Tactics:How To Defeat Political Opponents

What You Say If You’re Karl Rove And Your Client Has A Political Weakness Or Liability by Simple Simon Karl Rove’s Background and Credentials Make no mistake.  This man is a master, a legend, the Mephistopheles of American politics Rove … Continue reading

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Obama and High Gas Prices: The Great Conspiracy

What You Say To Someone Who Believes Obama’s To Blame For High Gas Prices by Simple Simon Simple Simon is hearing a lot of conflicting information these days about gas prices. One. Republican Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal recently claimed that … Continue reading

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Simple Simon Says President Obama’s Bailout of GM and Chrysler Has Been A Very Good Thing

What Simple Simon Says About The “Free Market” Theory of the Auto Bailout Any honest person will have to admit that Obama did something right when he decided to rescue GM and Chrysler. You can disagree about the size of … Continue reading

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Simple Simon And The USA Today Poll:Is Obama Successful?

Simple Simon Says President Obama Needs To Do A Better Job Of Telling Americans About His Successes Simple Simon just read a USA Today poll which reports that 50% of Americans believe that President Obama has been a failure. This … Continue reading

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Simple Simon Says: What Politicians Do

Simple Simon Says Politicians Are Like Actors In A Play Simple Simon recently came upon a great quotation about the nature of politics.  It is something that Simple Simon hopes a lot of Americans read, because most Americans are too … Continue reading

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Simple Simon Says Some Intelligent People Are Neither Wise Nor Good

  Simple Simon Says Shakespeare Got It Right Just the other day, a relative told me that some of his friends are planning to vote for candidate X for President, and added, “They are “very intelligent.” I will not tell … Continue reading

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Simple Simon on Bombing Iran

Should Israel Or The United States Attack Iran? by Simple Simon? Getting in a war is a lot easier than getting out of one. There are very good reasons for doing everything possible to prevent Iran from getting nuclear weapons. … Continue reading

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