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by A1B1C1D1
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Catholic radio in Detroit
Replies: 31
Views: 3541

Re: Catholic radio in Detroit

Didn't we learn from this the last time? FDR had to call in Joe Kennedy to get the Pope involved... Shrine of the little flower and Fr. Coughlin. Remember? It turned into a Communist cell before the Pope shut that down. WJR was home base for Father Coughlin and his ministry. FDR did shut down Cough...
by A1B1C1D1
Tue Nov 20, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Political Potpourri
Topic: Michigan's priorities
Replies: 3
Views: 745

Re: Michigan's priorities

With state senate districts being redrawn (perhaps less favorably - prop 3?) before the next election AND several moderate republicans in the house, Whitmer may get more done then I thought she would. Her big challange may not be splitting her own party like she may do by passing auto insurance refo...
by A1B1C1D1
Fri Feb 03, 2017 11:59 am
Forum: Political Potpourri
Topic: I'm Thrilled
Replies: 42
Views: 2560

Re: I'm Thrilled

As to Supreme Court Justices I think/wish they should be elected by the people and/or have a set term. I'm OK if that term is 10-12 years but it should have an end. I agree on term limits for federal judges. I would add Congress, 10 years rep, 12 years senate. Judges getting 12 years terms is fair,...
by A1B1C1D1
Fri Jan 06, 2017 6:08 pm
Forum: Political Potpourri
Topic: Trump's Challenge: Put Men Back To Work
Replies: 20
Views: 1576

Re: Trump's Challenge: Put Men Back To Work

In the 70's, the middle class wasn't shrinking, many workers were able to find a paralell job after periods of unemployment. Now some people (think Electrolux in Greenville) go from $17 to $10 an hour after periods of unemployment. Factor in higher insurance costs and higher deductibles as well. The...
by A1B1C1D1
Thu Mar 03, 2016 4:02 am
Forum: Political Potpourri
Topic: Trump receives coveted endorsement!
Replies: 17
Views: 1813

Re: Trump receives coveted endorsement! I am shocked at how far DT has advanced. Often I have read about Marie LaPen and others in Europe where far right groups draw big rallies and the media notify us of there coming elections only to se...