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Ted Nugent

Ted Nugent is an American rock 'n' roll, sporting and political activist icon. He is the author of "Ted, White, and Blue: The Nugent Manifesto" and "God, Guns & Rock 'N' Roll" (Regnery Publishing).

Articles by Ted Nugent

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NUGENT: All aboard for the Romney-Ryan Express

As excited as I am over Mitt Romney selecting Rep. Paul Ryan as his running mate, I'm over come with giddiness that Mr. Romney's first important decision has shown his conservative mettle. Published August 16, 2012

Illustration: Debt monster by Alexander Hunter for The Washington Times

NUGENT: America is on a financial suicide watch

Someone should have to answer for the financial high crimes and misdemeanors that are bankrupting our nation and financially raping the futures of our children and grandchildren. Published August 14, 2012

James Holmes

NUGENT: Nut control, not gun control

In the wake of the massacre in Aurora, Colo., the left has once again resorted to clamoring for further restrictions on the right of law-abiding citizens to own guns and defend ourselves -- even in the face of inescapable evidence that such restrictions are at the root cause of such slaughters. Published August 2, 2012

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NUGENT: Turncoat Roberts

Yogi Berra said that when you come to a fork in the road, take it. When supposed-conservative Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. came to a judicial conservative-liberal fork in the road, he veered left. Published July 5, 2012

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NUGENT: Happy Independence DNA

In a sea of soulless, sheeplike dependency, it's easy to spot the fiercely independent people who continue to declare our independence. We are the producers, the people who make the country work. We are business owners and hardworking employees. Published July 3, 2012

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NUGENT: Celebrate when good conquers evil

There is so much good news that goes largely unreported that it makes me want to scream. As I write this, just a couple of days ago, a 14-year-old boy in Phoenix who was watching his three siblings at home shot a punk who busted through a door and pointed a gun at the young man. Published June 29, 2012

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NUGENT: The once and always community organizer

Really, Mr. President? Are you and your campaign team that pompous, arrogant and cash-strapped that you have sunk so low as to create a registry where die-hard Democrats getting married or celebrating an anniversary can request that family and friends make donations to your campaign in lieu of gifts? One would think the master of class warfare would at least know what class meant. Published June 26, 2012

Illustration American Flag Ribbon by John Camejo for The Washington Times

NUGENT: Still stoned on liberty

The one thing you will never have to remind me of is how fortunate and blessed I am, or I should say, how fortunate all of us are to live in the greatest nation the world has ever witnessed. Published June 21, 2012

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NUGENT: Attracting the Latino vote

Due to ever-shifting demographics, Americans of Latin descent are being courted by both the Republican and Democratic parties. The party that wins their support will be in the political driver's seat come November. The Democrats currently own that seat. Published June 13, 2012

Illustration: Obama spending by Linas Garsys for The Washington Times

NUGENT: Ready to roll over the O Team

I recently had a nice conversation with my friend, ultra-left-wing comedian Bill Maher. He wants me back on his television program to explain why I am so angry with the Obama administration's policies. Published June 11, 2012

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NUGENT: God bless America's warriors

Freedom isn't free. Never has been, never will be. Very special warriors have provided freedom at supreme sacrifice since time immemorial. Good people will never forget, and we celebrate Memorial Day with a hard-charging spirit in appreciation for hard-charging warriors. Published May 25, 2012

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NUGENT: Six rules to gain American Dream

Tens of thousands of young people will soon toss their graduation caps into the air and begin their pursuit of their own unique American Dream. That's cause for grand celebration. Published May 17, 2012

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NUGENT: California nightmare

Will the last American left in California please turn out the lights? And don't let the door slam you in the behind. California isn't going broke. It's already broke and is $16 billion in the hole. Published May 15, 2012

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NUGENT: Ignorance of labyrinthine laws is no excuse

Not a day goes by when an American outdoorsman doesn't confide in me that because of the increasingly complex, illogical hunting and fishing regulations across the nation, it would not surprise him if he had unintentionally violated a game law at some point. Published April 26, 2012

Illustration: Debt by Linas Garsys for The Washington Times

NUGENT: War on poverty is over - we lost

Here's a painful yet inescapable statement of the obvious to people with common sense and a lick of reality: Poor people are poor because they make poor decisions. That's the root cause of poverty. Published April 23, 2012

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NUGENT: St. Louis NRA party rocked

If all of America were just like the great families at the National Rifle Association's 141st annual members meeting in St. Louis last weekend, our country would be flawless. Surrounded by my family, friends, patriots, law enforcement and military heroes, veterans who have sacrificed dearly for freedom and the U.S. Constitution, the good will and positive energy in the air was cleansing, to say the least. Published April 19, 2012