SPECIAL: POTUS Trump’s Executive Order 5

On 27 January, 2016, came the “Executive Order: Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry to the United States” or, colloquially, the one that started “it” all. In one sense, the public outcry stemming from the order was much ado about nothing. Now, before the effervescent heroes of the broadly-dented left take their gleaming

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As Wild Year Concludes, Board of Directors, Ed. Staff See Cause for Renewed Optimism

SNO’LA! Canal Street (downtown New Orleans), Christmas 2012

As the New Year is preparing to force us all to live within the confines of 2017 for a whole year (selfish!), ModState LLC has continued to develop behind closed doors. In addition to growing beyond the recently-founded board of directors in terms of MANpower1, we’re gearing up to expand our reach as an online magazine in 20172.


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Iwo Jima Timelapse Work from ModState’s In-House Visuals Guru

In case you missed it, once upon a time there was a Prince formerly known as “Artist” and…wait, wait, no, that’s not it. Let’s see here, carry the four, add gin…

…in all seriousness, my childhood friend, US Air Force veteran and the ModState graphic design director, Samuel J. Wheeler, has seen

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SPECIAL: POTUS Debate #3 Judge’s Ballot

Don't let it fool you: this bobblehead comes complete with "Mom Teresa Lifelike Anger Pack"...and yes, we're kidding. The "Anger Pack" costs extra!
Don’t let it fool you: this bobblehead comes complete with “Mom Teresa Lifelike Anger Pack”…and yes, we’re kidding. The “Anger Pack” costs extra!

For what feels like the better part of an aeon, a near equally-endless array of the vile punditry and our hapless American citizenry have watched a 2016 POTUS election cycle that would have Saint “Mom” Theresa swearing in rage. Were it a human pregnancy, Senator Rubio would be tempted to terminate it himself at the hands of a coat hanger from the dregs of the Flint River.

"Believe it or not, I'm walkin' on..." [BOOM!] Yes, nuclear landmines are a real thing.
“Believe it or not, I’m walkin’ on…” [BOOM!] Yes, nuclear landmines are a real thing.
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SPECIAL: Legal Voting Age

ablueribbonUnder normal circumstances, the age an American citizen is given the right to vote is eighteen years old. However, there is a minority that feel the legal voting age should be lowered to thirteen years old. To this, I disagree. The voting age should remain the same.

I say this for a few reasons. First off, when people say

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The media is supposed to be a non-biased source of information. Is it, though? Each media outlet is so concerned with sensationalism that the news is lost in the bleak myriad of garbage that we have to sift through to try and find the truth. Is it really any surprise that the violence and intolerance that plagues our country not only continues

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The Rights of These United States: The Third Amendment

It is a true pleasure to discuss the rights that we as Americans so freely enjoy. That being said, let us now look at the third of our Constitutional Amendments. It reads “No Soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house, without the consent of the Owner, nor in time of war, but in a manner to be prescribed by law.”

[STOCK IMAGE/War Reenactment] Limeys: and How They Got That Way
[STOCK IMAGE/War Reenactment] Limeys: and How They Got That Way
This Amendment

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