Monthly Archives: May 2016

It’s A Brave New World We Live In

War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. George Orwell You may have thought after yesterday’s rant that I was giving up; tossing in the towel. Not so, you’re not getting rid of me that easily. Writing is therapy … Continue reading

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I Love To Write (But Am I Wasting My Time?)

Have you ever heard the old saying; “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks?” It wouldn’t surprise me if you haven’t as it is something that was said a lot when I was a kid and not something that … Continue reading

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Self-Defense

Nothing then is unchangeable but the inherent and unalienable rights of man. ~Thomas Jefferson~ (Letter to John Cartwright, 1824) Are you aware that there are two types of reading? There is reading for entertainment, and reading for information. In reading … Continue reading

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Let’s Do Some Critical Thinking

Do not separate text from historical background. If you do, you will have perverted and subverted the Constitution, which can only end in a distorted, bastardized form of illegitimate government. ~James Madison~ Is that what we have, and have had … Continue reading

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Individuality

Yesterday I received an e-mail from my friend Mike alerting me to a new rant he’d posted entitled; A Country Of Feuding Gangs. After reading it the gears began turning and what you are about to read is the culmination … Continue reading

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Be Careful What You Wish For

I used to watch a lot of crime shows on TV and I recall watching one once in which a detective was talking about the modus operandi of cult leaders. The detective was saying that cult leaders are, more often … Continue reading

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You Lose

This is primarily addressed to my co-workers at Sunsweet Growers, but can be read by anyone if they care to see what I’m about to say. Yesterday when I got to work I had a note on my time card … Continue reading

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Full Faith And Trust

I know I’m asking a lot, but I would like for you to think about something. Suppose you decide to have a yard sale, you know, to sell off some stuff that’s just been cluttering up your home. So you … Continue reading

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Tolerance & Stupidity

As I have stated in the past, I believe government as a whole to be my enemy and will no longer participate in choosing who will sit in the seats of power of an entity which, with almost every act … Continue reading

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Circling The Drain

The other day at work I had a brief conversation with a guy who is still of the belief that if we can just elect ENOUGH Republicans that all will be well in America again. I was torn between throwing … Continue reading

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