Monthly Archives: October 2017

With Knowledge Comes Freedom (Of Course the Reverse is Also True)

Let me tell you how it will be There’s one for you, nineteen for me Cos I’m the taxman, yeah, I’m the taxman Should five per cent appear too small Be thankful I don’t take it all Cos I’m the … Continue reading

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The Hidden Meaning of Words

“Words offer the means to meaning, and for those who will listen, the enunciation of truth.” ~Alan Moore~ V For Vendetta In the beginning of the film Inside Man there is a scene which shows Clive Owen in a darkened … Continue reading

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From Beginning to End (How America Lost Its Soul) Part 3

As to the history of the revolution, my ideas may be peculiar, perhaps singular. What do we mean by the Revolution? The war? That was no part of the revolution; it was only an effect and consequence of it. The … Continue reading

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From Beginning to End (How America Lost Its Soul) Part 2

Before I continue I would like to address something that I hope clarifies why I might appear to be somewhat condescending. I have absolutely no idea how much people know about American History, or our system of government. I have … Continue reading

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From Beginning to End (How America Lost Its Soul) Part 1

You believe that you are free. You believe that we have a representative form of government. You believe that the Civil War was fought to end slavery. You believe George Washington and Abraham Lincoln were great Presidents. You believe all … Continue reading

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Are You An Individual?

People tend to think of themselves as individuals, but are they; really? I think the only time we are truly individuals is the moment we take our first breath of air outside the womb; from that point forward we begin … Continue reading

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I Think Jefferson Would Have Liked Atlas Shrugged

As I mentioned in a previous commentary, I love to read. The earliest book I can remember reading is one which would later undergo a bit of controversy, being called racist; Little Black Sambo. I recall reading Stuart Little sometime … Continue reading

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Why Do You Hate This So?

I’m an avid reader; have been since I was a kid. You can laugh and joke about it all you want, but when I was a kid we didn’t have all the things you young people had today to keep … Continue reading

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Well Done America, Well Done!!!

America is/was more than just a stretch of land populated by people who one day chose the name Americans for themselves. America was an ideal that all men are created equal; that they are bestowed with certain rights; that government … Continue reading

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A Few Thoughts On Equality

I think one of the most misunderstood words is the word equality. If you type equality into Google and hit enter, the very first definition you’ll find is: the state of being equal, especially in status, rights, and opportunities. While … Continue reading

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