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George Washington’s Farewell Address

An evening pause: On George Washington’s actual birthday, let’s honor our first president with a history lesson essentially written by the man himself, and even more pertinent today.

Pioneer cover

From the press release: From the moment he is handed a possibility of making the first alien contact, Saunders Maxwell decides he will do it, even if doing so takes him through hell and back.

Unfortunately, that is exactly where that journey takes him.

The vision that Zimmerman paints of vibrant human colonies on the Moon, Mars, the asteroids, and beyond, indomitably fighting the harsh lifeless environment of space to build new societies, captures perfectly the emerging space race we see today.

He also captures in Pioneer the heart of the human spirit, willing to push forward no matter the odds, no matter the cost. It is that spirit that will make the exploration of the heavens possible, forever, into the never-ending future.

Available everywhere for $3.99 (before discount) at amazon, Barnes & Noble, all ebook vendors, or direct from the ebook publisher, ebookit. And if you buy it from ebookit you don't support the big tech companies and I get a bigger cut much sooner.


  • Tony Davis

    Only problem is that without the United States military we would all be under tyranny.

  • Cotour


    To the majority of rational Democrat Americans, in reality you agree with none of what the Democrat leadership is selling, none of it. And I am sorry but you know intuitively that that is true. You know better, personally despise Trump or not.

    And it becomes harder and harder for you to support the Democrat leadership’s extreme attraction to and alliance with their Leftist and even Communist doctrine.

    Supporting the Democrat leadership and their agenda is counter intuitive and un American on most every level.

    I tell people I know: “Trump is the best thing that has happened to Washington D.C. and the United States in 155 years, since Lincoln”. And I am dead serious. Some readily agree, and some look at me like I am insane.

    (But they know very well I am not insane. Reconcile.)

    The picture below says it all, and there is no justifying anything other than the proper control of our borders in all the ways that that is accomplished. Do you really agree that the normal condition of our borders is where 400 or 500 thousand people flood across it every year, and stay?


    I didn’t think so.

  • Cotour: That link was no good, so I deleted it. Can you try again?

  • Cotour

    Try this, its a picture of a single lady in an xray machine with her hands over her head at the airport trying to get through security to get on an airplane in the above picture and a caravan of about 10 thousand people marching towards the U.S. border, to enter as of their self determined right.

    The Democrat logic is once again revealed to be upside down, backwards and anti American.

  • Cotour: These links are not real urls, but links to an email you received, thus they are not readable to anyone else.

    You need to go to the webpage and get the actual url, from there.

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