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Grifting Ain't Easy

Today, I learned grifting isn't as easy as it seems when the GOP folks do it.   I offered, on my Twitter feed, moon rocks for sale to all who had faith in the GOP doing right.  Sadly I've not sold one moon rock.

Say what you want but GOP folks have it down to a science.  Sarah Palin to Donald Trump have separated more folks from their money and minds than the Tilt-aWorld at the county fair.

Grifting isn't my life work it seems.  I shall continue to do what I do, call out bull shit daily.

People we need a plan of action and we need one now.  The Democrats in office playing rollover.  I am not here to appease anyone who allows the American people to be played.  Do your jobs folks. 


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I am typing a few quick thoughts today.  This thought is about White people being real.  When I returned to Mississippi in 2002, I had planned to only be here two years.  I didn't wish my kids to be in the oppressiveness of Mississippi too long.   I like other young Black people left this state before the ink was dry decades earlier.  When I returned in 2002, I was to learn of a silent change in the state, White folks waking-up. 

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