OPINION: It’s not easy being blue in a red state

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At our family’s recent July 4th gathering, my Mom asked what my next column was going to be about. So, I came clean. I told her I hadn’t written it yet. In fact, I added I wasn’t even sure what I was going to write about. This surprised her. She went on to add that she had been saving my columns and purchased a scrapbook in which to put them. As the conversation transitioned to other topics, she interjected that she was surprised I had yet to write about anything overtly political. Well, at least until now.

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