Jon E. Garrett
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The REBELLION has begun

It’s been awhile since I’ve graced these electronic pages with my presence and for that I am truly sorry, but sometimes a man has to put one passion on hold while he builds bridges toward the future. That’s w...
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Conservatives are the new what?

Well it looks like blacks and conservatives have finally found some common ground. After President Obama received 93 percent of the African-American vote in his recent successful reelection bid, Republicans have struggled with ...
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Big Tex goes down in a blaze of glory

Everyone knows everything is bigger in Texas. From belt buckles to bra sizes, watermelon festivals to (unfortunately) waistlines and, of course, football stadiums – nobody does BIG better than the Lone Star State. For the pas...
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Black(well) on black crime and other election year follies

Do you know who Ken Blackwell is? If you’re not from Ohio or a staunch political observer you probably don’t so here are some quick bullet points about the man. The son of a meatpacker and a part-time nurse, Blackwell atten...
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The Internet wants to buy the Bidenator a Trans Am

Like millions of others I watched the vice presidential debate last night, but between chores work and gearing up emotionally for the Texas-OU game – which has been known to make-or-break a year in my house – I had not put...
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