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About johnbeckmanbooks

John Beckman, a retired meteorologist, was known as “Johnny the Weatherman” in a career that spanned forty years. He forecasted the weather on WSJS-TV in Winston-Salem, NC, at WFGA-TV in Jacksonville, FL, and for thirty-three years in Atlanta at WSB-TV and WXIA-TV. Also a well published author Beckman now devotes full time to writing fiction. He currently has several eBooks on Amazon.com, "Tropical Knights," first in a series of adventure/mysteries about a sailor and his lovely CIA cohort on a mission to save America. Now available the sequel, and second in the series: "Tropical Daze." The third Jack & Amy adventure is "Tropical Rage" which became available on 30 April 2014. All of his books are highlighted on http://johnbeckmanbooks.com and available from Amazon.com. . .

The President NEEDS our Support!

President Trump would gladly take Obama or Clinton’s worst day and would welcome the relief. No president in our history, including Jefferson and Adams, who were pilloried in the newspapers of the era, has had the day after day vitriol … Continue reading

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Why do Young People Hate America?

America is the greatest country in the world. The young people of today live in the best of times. They have been raised in the most liberal period of our history. They have abortion on demand, homosexual marriage, welfare if … Continue reading

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Words mean Things!

Words mean things. The liberal socialist females in this country invented the word “sexism.” Before that there were many adjectives to describe bad manners (or worse) between men and women. For instance, men’s expressions to women could be called, “boorish” … Continue reading

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Here’s the REAL News!

In May of 1919 right after WW-I in Dusseldorf, Germany the allied forces found a copy of the “Communist’s Rules for Revolution.” See if this doesn’t come close to what is taking place in in the U.S. today. Corrupt the … Continue reading

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Climate – To change or not to Change, that is the question.

Someone asked my opinion on “climate change” so here it is. This goes way back. Some pseudo-scientists in East Anglia, England decided they could make a lot of money if they fudged some data on “global warming.” Why would they … Continue reading

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Got $50k to Loan to Yourself?

Most of us struggle to decide how to invest our money. Stock Market? Bonds? Money market accounts? What to do—what  do? Politicians don’t have that problem. Remember when Stacy Abrams “loaned” her campaign $50,000 in her run to become Georgia’s … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Lt. Killian & the CAP!

Since I posted the pix of me and the Stearman Biplane, folks have asked questions about my experiences in the CAP (Civil Air Patrol) during WW-II. The CAP was structured as a civilian/military group of youngsters who were being trained … Continue reading

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