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    Tag: New Year

    Happy New Year 2014

    By JGillman, Section News
    Posted on Wed Jan 01, 2014 at 12:07:57 AM EST
    Tags: New Year, 2014 (all tags)

    Happy New Year from RightMichigan.Com

    God Bless you all and best wishes for a prosperous 2014!

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    A New Year That May Be The Last?

    By JGillman, Section News
    Posted on Sun Jan 01, 2012 at 11:55:23 AM EST
    Tags: Michigan, New Year, 2012, 2099, Mayan Calendar, Blogging, Review (all tags)

    So lets have some fun with it.

    Its 2012.  In 87 years we may have to duplicate this conversation, and I promise to save the Polaroid of this site as it was today, so we can laugh at the missing future as predicted by an already extinct civilization.  (though THAT has its own chilling undertones) We could have done the filler "top stories of the year" thing like the local papers have done. Mixing in minor updates with old stories that our A.D.D. selves will have forgotten already, or we can have YOU do it.

    Yep.  This is a "collaborative" effort.  It says so right up in the tagline.

    So put on your thinking caps, or pick up your thinking beer steins, and let us know.  Which RightMichigan.com article in 2011 was it that you found most interesting?  What was it that ticked you off, made you laugh, encouraged support (or dislike) of a candidate etc.?  Have we learned anything, or are we repeating the same information?  Was there a Michigan conservative blog elsewhere that you found particularly cool? Its time we sharpen our reading, RIGHTing and reviewing skills.

    With an upcoming RightMichigan.com blog contest, a historic election season, and the upcoming end of the world as predicted by a long dead culture, its more important than ever to help us, this state, and our country finally get it RIGHT.

    Oh, and yes, I did mention a blogging contest.

    The Mayan calendar says we don't make it past 2012, so maybe its time we switch to the Microsoft windows 7 calendar, and hit at least 2099.

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    A Message To Our Legislators - Beware False Choices

    A year like no other

    By JGillman, Section News
    Posted on Fri Dec 31, 2010 at 10:36:43 PM EST
    Tags: Rightmichigan.com, Stories, Personal Experiences, 2010, New Year, Opinions, Craziness, 2011 (all tags)

    I gotta tell you all, its been a crazy year.

    Personally, my family and I have suffered a few losses, and that expanded into the conservative community as well with bloggers/activists David Hinz, and Chetly Zarko.  Well, David passed in 2009, but with the new reality we own, things tend to blend, and pretty much everything from February 2009 falls into what I consider the last year.

    All of the efforts that truly started in 2009 with the Santelli rant igniting the movement of the last 200 years started paying dividends this year.  Those of us who knew its effects would be incredible indeed, kept at it, writing about the strength of an awakened consciousness that the MSM pooh poohed.  The insistence of our 'fringe' and inconsequential movement, failing and as mistaken as the reports of Mark Twain's death so many years ago.  

    The news of THIS movement's demise was indeed greatly exaggerated.

    However there were moments of doubt.

    (1 comment, 734 words in story) Full Story

    Geting ready for 2011

    By JGillman, Section News
    Posted on Sun Dec 05, 2010 at 09:46:03 AM EST
    Tags: Rightmichigan.com, Stories, Personal Experiences, 2010, New Year, Opinions, Prognostication (all tags)

    2010 has been an incredible year for Michigan politics and other ways in our lives.. Ways both good and bad.  As a community we have suffered losses that are tough to bear, and gains that give us hope.  I think it has been the year with the most personal effect on my own life, but also might well be a defining one in the history of Michigan and the entire nation.

    Lets have RightMichigan.com send off 2010 ..with a bang.

    We would like to see how this year may have affected your lives, or if you have a particular take on 2010 and the political climate.  What did you do?  Were you chasing a political objective, and did you at least move the bar?  are you satisfied?  Maybe if you put together a chronological list of things that seemed important or at least interesting to you?  Perhaps a list of expectations, predictions, wishes, or concerns going into the new year..

    Lets share our experiences and thoughts.  Get your stories together, and leave room for the last few days that exist between today and the Christmas - New years day week.  As this year has shown us it doesn't take long for some things to develop.  

    And as legend Yogi Berra once offered..  "It ain't over till its over"

    (3 comments) Comments >>

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