Author Archives: RealShreveport

Elliot Stonecipher
24 Nov
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A PERSONAL THANKSGIVING MESSAGE FROM ELLIOTT

This “Happy Thanksgiving” message has been anything but easy to write, a fact I doubt many readers will find difficult to recognize and understand. Right now, the official count of American deaths by Covid-19 this year is 255,958, and “Total ...

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15 Nov
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MINI-FLOOD OF STELLAR “ELECTION DAY 2020” WRITING CONTINUES

Not unlike many others of you, I continue my bleary-eyed reading of articles and data which I believe best detail the historic American nightmare referred to as “Election Day 2020.” (As I noted in my previous article, I depend on ...

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Elliot Stonecipher
11 Nov
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ELECTION-RELATED ARTICLES I AM READING / RECOMMENDING …

(NOTE: I will not be immediately available to respond to comments on this article.) There is no limit, we all know, to news articles following the national elections last week. Most of these are propaganda from Big Media sources, and ...

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08 Nov
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GEORGIA ON MY MIND: TWO ELECTIONS ON JANUARY 5, 2021

“Georgia, Georgia, no peace I find. … Still in peaceful dreams I see The road leads back to you.” Who can say what awaits our not-very “United” States with last Tuesday’s election behind us? No one … not one single ...

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06 Nov
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LESSON LEARNED BY MAYOR PERKINS? ‘PRAY IT DOESN’T MATTER.

A lot of years ago, a throw-away line in political banter was “the political 3 Rs: the rigid rod of reality.” Nowadays, various online acronym finders and the like show an updated reference to the subject point … … “RBTRROR”: ...

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05 Nov
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UPDATE: THE BALLGAME? … U. S. SENATE TARGETS

NEW POST: Post #3, Thursday, November 5, 2020, 4:30 P.M. Although the Presidential election returns continue to devolve into the equivalent of an American political knife-fight, the campaign for control of the United States Senate continues to ramp-up. As I ...

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04 Nov
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PRESIDENT AND U. S. SENATE TARGETS

Wednesday, 11/4/20, Post #2, 11:18 AM … As I write, President Trump has 213 electoral votes, 57 votes short. His best chance given his current vote in each is winning Georgia / North Carolina / Pennsylvania PLUS any one of ...

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04 Nov
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PERHAPS AN OVER-SIMPLIFICATION: A SAFETY NET UNDER US?

Wednesday, Day 1 After Election Day, 8:35 AM … As our vigil against any kind of national voter fraud begins in earnest, I am closely watching the U. S. Senate election tally. To me, a Republican majority in the newly ...

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01 Nov
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My List: 2020 AMERICAN HEADLINERS, POSITIVE & NEGATIVE

No doubt: the hits Americans have been forced to take this year were unthinkable before. This article weaves what I see as top-line events into a working list of good and bad … just before Tuesday’s elections. Yes, I know: ...

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27 Oct
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HOPE FROM JUSTICE BARRETT … THE OPPOSITE FROM FACEBOOK

I have felt no such hope for our nation in a considerable period of time: the United States Senate voted last evening to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court. Based on my personal study, I could ...

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23 Oct
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AMERICA’S WORSENING “CIVIL WAR” FUELED BY ITS NEWS MEDIA

In my lifetime of such awareness, I have believed the greatest dangers America has faced were the Cuban Missile Crisis, the home-grown social and political upheaval of race “warfare” in the South, and by the Vietnam War. I now see ...

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16 Oct
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IN AMERICA, THE WORST OF TIMES … THE BEST OF TIMES

I cannot remember a time in my life when our nation’s political goings-on were as disturbing. Thank goodness the shocking darkness is counter-balanced by a mitigating hopefulness. First, let me take out the garbage. (It would not surprise me if ...

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10 Oct
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IS ANOTHER SHREVEPORT TAX BEATING ON ITS WAY? SEE THIS

To some of us anti-tax types, the sentence Ben Franklin wrote to a friend in a 1789 letter is bedrock: “Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be ...

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07 Oct
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REAL REASON SHREVE MEMORIAL LIBRARIES WILL CLOSE MONDAY

Yes, it is true: Caddo Parish libraries will close this coming Monday, no surprise since President Roosevelt, in 1937, set aside the second Monday in October as “Columbus Day.” ‘Problem is, our Shreve Memorial Library system is not shutting down ...

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02 Oct
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THAT PERKINS RUMOR … SHREVEPORTERS MIGHT WELL PRAY IT’S TRUE

As I worked in recent days to corral solid information about possible raises for Shreveport public safety front-liners, the never-good news collided with a Shreveport City Hall rumor too positive to ignore. The buzz from the rumor – that Mayor ...

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