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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. . .

James Who?

We are semi-normal people so we assume that the government at any given time, like now, has never been so corrupt. We have good reason to believe that. The FBI which we grew up with was looked upon as sacrosanct. … Continue reading

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So long, Paulie!

So Paul Ryan is not going to run for reelection. Good riddance, and don’t let the door hit you in the ass as you leave the cushy job you’ve had for 20 years. Get a real job like all of … Continue reading

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Count me Out!

I am divorcing myself from opinions on politics. I have no idea of what President Trump is going to do anymore. Signing away everything to the democrats in the recent budget dealings is mystifying to me. It goes against everything … Continue reading

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Back UP the escalator!

Dear God, some of you people are so naïve and uninformed I actually fear for your safety. If you get caught out in the rain, I’m afraid you may drown. Yesterday, the Great Deal Maker signed the worst budget that … Continue reading

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OMG! An ASSAULT WEAPON!

I own and have in my closet…wait for it…an ASSAULT WEAPON! Oh, my God! The man is a killer! We need to take that gun away from him. He’s liable to start killing innocent school children at any moment! Yes, … Continue reading

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Take off, Delta! It’s been good to know you!

I’m a firm believer in free enterprise. The less interference a business has from local or national governments the better. If Delta airlines think cutting any connection with the NRA will mean more profits and better dividends to their shareholders, … Continue reading

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What are we Here For?

Do you ever wonder what God put you on earth for? What purpose did He intend for us to fulfill? As I look back over my life (old people do that, you know) I question what He had in mind … Continue reading

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