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Section A: General News


Editorial: It’s time to take accountability for our actions




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Loyce McCarter
Guest Editorial
August 14, 2013 | 2,138 views | 25 comments

When you were a child and you got in trouble with your parents, did you almost always feel that you were not at fault? When you see children playing, are any of them at fault when they get caught doing something they were told not to do? It seems our natural reaction is: “It is not my fault!” . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 21, 2013 6:00am
 
Perry....Concerning your question to New Guy about socialism....May I suggest Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security.

 
Perry  
La Vernia  
August 20, 2013 6:46pm
 
Great editorial Loyce. It seems we need your reminder to bring us back to the principles that made this Country the envy of the world. We remember a time when we assumed a great nation would go on for ever. It seems our Founding ... More ›

 
Perry  
La Vernia  
August 20, 2013 4:25pm
 
New Guy, after reading so many of your posts I'm curious. Obviously your in favor of the Liberal agenda. What part of socialism fascinates you the most?

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
August 20, 2013 1:35pm
 
Untrue: I could care less about Congress, there is only one Commander and Chief.

 
POFPO  
Floresville  
August 16, 2013 8:18am
 
What can I say PG. I'm just a natural born agitator!!

 
squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
August 16, 2013 8:14am
 
POFPO.......RE previous comments about mental shortcoming of AF personnel.....Self evaluation ? :)

 
POFPO  
Floresville  
August 16, 2013 7:07am
 
A F 69-70 quang Tri Province. And yes, I inhaled when dousing excrement with fuel. It helped masking the odor.

 
squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
August 16, 2013 6:16am
 
But not for the mentally unbalanced. Of course, that could explain your adoration of made up heroes. Did you have a pony tail and wear your old field jacket during your post service period ? Never inhaled ? BTW giving your ... More ›

 
POFPO  
Floresville  
August 15, 2013 5:36pm
 
For a draftee you would be correct Prairie Fairy.

 
squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
August 15, 2013 5:24pm
 
POOPO......Just trying to converse on your level. Missed by 60 years....Too young for Korea and a bit old for a Vietnam draftee. Interesting.

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