Monthly Archives: April 2016

Are You Nuts?

“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not so sure about the universe.” Quote attributed to Albert Einstein Einstein may or may not have said that, but it really doesn’t matter; the point is still valid. … Continue reading

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Does Our Government Care About Consent of the Governed?

Our story begins almost 400 years ago in 1620 when a small group of men and women set sail for a new continent in search of one thing; the freedom to worship God as they saw fit. Their desire for … Continue reading

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A Continuation of Yesterday’s Subject Matter (or Why Maybe We Should Have Listened to the anti-Federalists)

In my previous commentary I spoke of how I felt it may have been a mistake to adopt the Constitution and create our federal government. I would like to revisit that topic, and expand upon it in a bit more … Continue reading

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Was It A Colossal Mistake?

I’m pretty sure I’m not alone in thinking that if I could go back in time, knowing what I know now, that there would be certain things I’d do differently; choices I wouldn’t make for instance. Some people say talk … Continue reading

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A Challenge

I know that some people read these little rants of mine as I get comments from time to time, or they will send me an e mail saying that although they do not comment on them, they do read them. … Continue reading

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The Magic Words

When I was growing up manners were something that were pounded into children’s heads 24/7. I remember constantly being told that ‘PLEASE’ was the magic word. You don’t see manners that much these days; kids today go around saying things … Continue reading

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If I Were To Ask You Who Just Died

April 21, 2016 the world is shocked when it hears the news that music superstar Prince has been found dead. Suddenly it is all over the news; speculation and rumors abounding with suggestions that he may have overdosed on painkillers. … Continue reading

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Time To Get Away From It All For Awhile

Yesterday I received two certified copies of my birth certificate in the mail; I had lost my only copy the last time I ordered a passport when the issuing agency never returned it with the passport. I ordered them so … Continue reading

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A Few Thoughts On Andrew Jackson and the $20 Bill

On April 21st CNN Money reported that the Treasury Department is making, yet again, more changes to our currency. They claim it is all part of an ongoing program to make the money they print harder to counterfeit, and so … Continue reading

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Just Another Day? (I Think Not)

As I sit here pondering how to begin this the clock has moved forward from April 19th to April 20th, 2016. As I was working this past evening I took my own little poll among some of my co-workers; asking … Continue reading

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