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In Broad Daylight
By Mr. David Zanotti

Do you know where the 911 emergency system came from? There was a time when calling the police meant dialing the local precinct number or Sherriff's department. An incident happened 52 years ago in the dark of night that helped change all that. This coming week on The Public Square we will talk about that incident -- the attack of an innocent woman in the dark of night in New York City. 

Before we go there, however, can we talk about what happened in Philadelphia in broad daylight in 2016? Can we talk about a woman being beaten in broad daylight on a city street. Beaten for at least 20 minutes by a single assailant, while at least 10 people stood by with their cell phones. No they didn't use those phones to call 911. They took pictures. You will find the full article in the APR headlines section. 

Please join us this weekend on The Public Square for the conversation. Or you can log onto thepublicsquare.com beginning Friday evening and download the broadcast or listen on your phone on The Public Square app. 

Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 09:59 AM

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ABC Cancels MUPPETS!!!
By Mr. David Zanotti

Gasp! The Muppets have been canceled by ABC. The reason is pretty simple. People stopped watching the "adult" version of the classic creation of the late Jim Henson. How can it be in this politically correct, gender neutral, post-racial liberated culture that people stopped watching the MUPPETS! Actually people love the Muppets. (The Muppet Christmas Carol remains one of my all time favorites.) What people don't like is the knuckleheads at ABC who seem to need to pollute everything they touch with their own brand of contemporary elitism. For the Muppet faithful, it appears their core cast and imaginations remain immune to the post-modern era. The *puppets of old prevail. 

*The term puppet is not intended to create any discriminatory accusation or insuation against any character, real of ficticious. No puppets were harmed in the writing of this blog.

Thursday, May 12, 2016, 09:00 PM

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Is Trump Hitler?
By Mr. David Zanotti

The Washington Post and the Progressive Elites are at it again. Regardless of what you may think about Donald Trump personally or politically, is it fair to cast him as the re-incarnation of Adolph Hitler? Can you imagine the outrage if anyone at the Wall Street Journal tried to equate Hillary Clinton with Hitler? But this goes beyond the clear and present bias of the politically correct Progressive media. We all know they don't play fair. We don't expect them to try and play fair, or even pretend to play fair anymore.

On May 8th, the Washington Post published an article about evangelical voters in Nebraska. It was a piece centered on a single congregation in the middle of corn husker land. The point of the article was to prove that evangelicals in America are no longer relevant to the political process and are now a disenfranchised, abandoned and largely irrelevant voting bloc that no one wants. That argument, by the way, is a fair argument, if it can be proven to be factual. What is preposterous is the WP reporter putting this quote in the article, coming out of the mouth of a woman, a Christian in Nebraska:

“I really do feel like in the future I would hate to look back and say, ‘I voted for Hitler.’ I feel like that may be what is happening if I vote for Trump.”

We have worked with reporters for almost 40 years. They pick the quotes for their articles. They determine the credibility of their sources.They do so for reasons. So is this question from a woman in Nebraska a legitimate description of Donald Trump? Is her opinion substantive enough to be a part of the national record of this debate? Did the reporter talk with Donald Trump for a response? Or did this reporter relish the opportunity to paint Trump as Hitler and use the Christian woman in Nebraska as the willing accomplice? 

Here is the full article for your review and consideration: www.washingtonpost.com/politics/theres-nobody-left-evangelicals-feel-abandoned-by-gop-after-trumps-ascent/2016/05/08/a133991e-130f-11e6-8967-7ac733c56f12_story.html


Monday, May 09, 2016, 09:44 AM

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It is now clear - Trump v Clinton or what?
By Mr. David Zanotti

Look over here! Here in the center of the field! This is where the battle is being fought. Here is the center of the struggle. Or not... Such is the set-up America is now facing in the 2016 Election. All eyes are on the battle for the White House but another effort of equal importance is happening out of view on the flank. President Obama has turned all the assets of his political empire toward winning the US Senate for the Progressive Left. Millions of dollars are flowing toward SuperPacs to elect radicals to the Senate in 10 Key states and end any hope of a constitutional resurgence in the US Congress. This is not opinion. It is fact, fully documented by the release of this article detailing the strategy. Thanks to NPR for providing the Progressive game plan for the world to see.


Thursday, May 05, 2016, 10:44 AM

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Will Carly Matter?
By Mr. David Zanotti

Anybody remember Senator Richard Schweiker? He was the man Ronald Reagan named as his Vice-Presidential selection in 1976. Governor Reagan did not win the nomination that year. He fell about 100 votes short. What does all this have to do with Ted Cruz and Carly Fiorina? Perhaps nothing. Perhaps Mrs. Fiorina will help Ted Cruz win enough votes in California that together they will prevent Donald Trump from securing 1237 delegate votes before the July Convention. Or perhaps not. The strategy did not work for Governor Reagan in 1976. Only time will tell if it works for Cruz/Fiorina. 

Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 11:03 PM

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