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Section A: General News


Editorial: Families mixing politics




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Tracy Joseph Bogert
June 20, 2012 | 1,568 views | 12 comments

Being an eighth-generation Texan, I have more than my share of right-wing rednecks in my family. Family reunions are always entertaining and are always good for several right-wing political conversations concerning “fags,” “my guns,” “baby killin’,” and other issues of world importance.  . . .

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Alvin Charmaine  
June 27, 2012 3:14am
 
In summary: while Tracy's family were enjoying Friday Night Lights, he was out getting a mani/pedi. Clearly his family is more tolerant than he, they still invite him to reunions.

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
June 26, 2012 5:13pm
 
BSP that's the nicest thing anyone has said about Tracy in a long, long time.

 
BSP  
Floresville  
June 26, 2012 2:32pm
 
I read it in hopes for some humor for the day. Poorly written.

 
Connect the Dots  
Floresville  
June 23, 2012 1:02pm
 
Sounds like Tracy's family is just as nutso as he is. Confirmation that hatred and ignorance is inherited. Just so you know, Tracy.... Most family gatherings (in families WITHOUT screws loose) involve talk of children, holiday ... More ›

 
newguyntown  
floresville  
June 23, 2012 12:52pm
 
Your article is quite humorous and i am almost sure written to generate responses, which is great. Using inflammatory words like "redneck" and qualifiers like "legitimate" when it comes to discussing gun ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 23, 2012 11:22am
 
Please pray for supporters of President Obama in the upcoming election. Forgive them lord, for they know not what they do...

 
Voice of the people  
Poth, to  
June 22, 2012 9:29pm
 
Why wasn't this kid dealt with by the law in Poth? Oh, its Poth, sorry, how stupid of me!!!!!

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 21, 2012 8:57am
 
Tracy.....gun control..In some quarters including a book by Katie Pavlich, there is a feeling that Fast and Furious was instituted to put gun shop owners in a bad light thus making it easier to impose stricter gun laws. ... More ›

 
Ben Franklin  
Floresville  
June 20, 2012 2:45pm
 
Since Tracy talks in generalities and has no problem disparaging people he disagrees. He are some questions that a rational person might have using his rationale. What are right wing political conversations versus left-wing ... More ›

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
June 20, 2012 1:31pm
 
Yeah, I am sure 'ol Tracy's family is just thrilled to see him or her arrive. Anyone so open minded and tolerant, not to mention well informed, is always appreciated and welcome. I would guess that if the host of the gathering ... More ›

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