My Dad, the Man

February 2, 2017

Had he lived, my Father would be 101 today.

He was chair of the local Republican Party in the Eisenhower era, when “Goldwater Republican” was not a dirty joke. I’m sure he’d not be allowed to speak to a GOP group today, nor would he be interested.

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4 Responses to “My Dad, the Man”

  1. redskylite Says:

    And I’m sure he would have been proud of you, had he lived on. My father would have been 100 exactly during January, he was always very reserved and both he and my mother were staunch conservatives. It is good to see in decent politics, science is respected by both sides. That is how it should be, just whether you want to steer left, right or down the middle, where many of us are after all most comfortable.

    The New Climate Change Evangelists Are…Conservatives?!

    Conservatives who dispute the scientific consensus on climate change are really rejecting the left’s proposed fixes—”big government solutions.” If he can sell right-leaning voters on solutions that jibe with economic conservatism, he reasons, they’ll acknowledge the reality of climate change.

    https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/the-new-climate-change-evangelists-areconservatives

  2. redskylite Says:

    and yet another Republican not afraid of supporting science.

    Schwarzenegger proposes job swap after Trump takes jab at Apprentice ratings

    The former California governor, who hosts reality show, said people could ‘sleep comfortably again’ if he replaced Trump, who asked crowd to pray for low ratings

    https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/feb/02/arnold-schwarzenegger-donald-trump-apprentice-ratings

  3. indy222 Says:

    Now, more than ever, we need The Terminator, with a new and obvious assignment.


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