Monthly Archives: August 2018

Tyranny Wears All Kinds of Costumes

“A man’s natural rights are his own, against the whole world; and any infringement of them is equally a crime; whether committed by one man, or by millions; whether committed by one man, calling himself a robber, or by millions … Continue reading

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Like A Herd of Stupid Cows

In April of 1958 the television show Superman, Starring George Reeves as Clark Kent/Superman went off the air; two months before I was born. That didn’t stop the networks from running re-runs of the show for young kids to watch. … Continue reading

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What We Consent To Amazes Me

“They say sex without consent is rape. Then what is government by coercion and force upon those who do not consent to its authority over them?” ~Neal Ross~ (28 August 2018) I had already begun two separate commentaries, one of … Continue reading

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Bread & Circuses

Out of respect for my parents, who are both deceased now, I don’t want to go into too much detail; but my high school years were pretty rough at the home front. My parents had both learned long buried secrets … Continue reading

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Nature Abhors a Vacuum

Ever since I wrote my angry rant about the Antifa movement and the snowflake protesters who are tearing down Civil War monuments right and left I have been sitting here in limbo; somewhere halfway between a state of anger and … Continue reading

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Get Off The Wheel (You’re Not A Damned Hamster)

Every so often, typically during an election cycle, I will get a phone call from some poll worker asking me to rate the importance of certain issues that are currently making news. I don’t know what they do with the … Continue reading

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A Very Angry Rant

In 2015 a disturbed young man named Dylann Roof took a pistol into a predominantly black Charleston church and opened fire, killing nine people. In the aftermath a photo was released from Roof’s Facebook page showing him waving a Confederate … Continue reading

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Liberty Is Not For The Timid

“Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.” ~Thomas Paine~ (1777) It was 1776 and fifty-six men gathered together at the Philadelphia State House, voted to support a resolution introduced … Continue reading

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Death Wish and The Law

A few nights ago I watched the Bruce Willis remake of the Charles Bronson classic; Death Wish. Overall it wasn’t a ‘bad’ movie, but there was one thing I noticed about it that wasn’t present in the original; it used … Continue reading

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The End of Our Republic Happened in 1865

Language is the tool we use to communicate ideas to others, but to some there are words and phrases that garner a negative emotional reaction when spoken by others. Racial slurs and excessive use of profanity are among the category … Continue reading

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