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Career Politicians

Author:
David & Cathy Stott
Publish Date:
04/05/2015

I’m convinced 90% of politicians, be they your local alderman, or US congressman or senator, are the wrong people for the job.  The modern day politician cares nothing about what’s best for his/her country in...

Your Fair Share

Author:
David & Cathy Stott
Publish Date:
03/22/2015

I’d be willing to bet that if you are reading this, and you’re not already retired, you are actually paying income taxes.  That’s right, one of the 53% of the nation who’s actually paying into the...

Iranian Threat?

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
03/22/2015

(My son David is taking up the column writing, but I still have ideas and feel they must be preserved, so I will write them and place them in the archives.  If you stumble upon them, fine, but I want my thoughts preserved. -...

A Scientific Approach?

Author:
David & Cathy Stott
Publish Date:
03/15/2015

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we could predict the benefit of government programs (I know that is an oxymoron) with almost 100% certainty?  Wouldn’t that just make all of this insane political nonsense completely...

The Torch is Passed! Who is David?

Author:
David & Cathy Stott
Publish Date:
03/09/2015

Since joining Colorado Gold in 2007, I’ve written a few columns in this space, but this is the first since my dad retired last month.  For those of you who haven’t read it, see the March 1, 2012 column entitled...

What Has Government Done To Us (part seven)

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
03/02/2015

    The latest power grab is really frightening.  The last, free of editing, free of government interference, free of regulations, and total freedom to express views contrary to the establishment, is the...

What Has Government Done To US? (part six)

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
02/23/2015

    As I write these columns about what government has done to us, I haven’t the slightest problem with going back to 1776 and my favorite Tom Jefferson’s Declaration of Independence.  Mother...

What Has Government Done To Us? (part five)

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
02/09/2015

    As I write these columns about what government has done to us, I mentioned previously that what government has done to us, is to kill incentive.  Incentive to care for ourselves, family, friends, and even...

What Has Government Done To Us (part four)

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
02/02/2015

    The governmental war on its citizens, takes many forms.  Public education, like Social Security, has been around for so long, that few will question its validity.  A brief history of public...

What Has Government Done To Us? (part three)

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
01/26/2015

    What Has Government Done To Us?                 (part three)   The governmental war on its citizens, aside from stupid...

What Has Government Done To Us? (part two)

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
01/12/2015

    What Has Government Done To Us?   Part Two     The ’Great Depression’ of 1929 to 1941, was caused by government and the Federal Reserve.  It would have been a...

What Has Government Done To Us? (part one)

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
01/05/2015

     What Has Government Done To Us?   Our government goes back to the American Revolution and subsequent Constitution.  The Declaration of Independence, says that "Governments are...

’Twas the Day After Christmas, etc.

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
12/29/2014

      ’Twas The Day After Christmas." "’Twas the day after Christmas, and all through the house, every creature was hurting, even the mouse. The toys were all broken, their...

Earth Warming

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
12/22/2014

  A lie, if repeated often enough, will be accepted as truth.   I am so terribly sick of all the lies which come out of D.C., the media and their devotees.  The 9/11 scam, which everyone believes, other...

Torture or Drones?

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
12/15/2014

  I am amused at the current brouhaha in the news about the hideous things the C.I.A. (can’t identify anything) did, after 9/11.  They water boarded, deprived sleep for 180 hours, stuck drills into heads, and...

DEBT

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
12/08/2014

  I think there are several types of debt, and plenty of it around.  As far as consumer debts, there are mortgages, credit card and other types of debts, such as department store, auto loans, and even utility bills,...

Federal Laws

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
12/01/2014

  That decreped, old, so called out of date Constitution, which I seem to constantly harp on, and which liberals have forgotten completely, or think it to be old fashioned, and subject to their modern interpretation, is...

Executive Orders

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
11/24/2014

  For as long as I have been writing a column, either in this sector, or in various other columns, books, or whatever; I have always held to the Constitution of our great nation, as to what should or should not go on...

Equality, Etc..

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
11/17/2014

  "Equality," is perhaps the most miss used word in the English lexicon.  NOTHING IS EQUAL.  No two snowflakes are equal, and no set of twins are equal.  No single day is equal in weather to any...

Third Parties

Author:
Don Stott
Publish Date:
11/10/2014

  Now that the elections re over, and Republicans are shouting loud hosannas, I happen to know how the Republicans could have done ever better.  Remember Ross Perot?  Remember George Wallace?  Know ...

 

 

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