Monthly Archives: December 2018

My New Years Wish (A Revolution in the Minds of the American People)

I’ll try to keep this short, as I know most people today are more preoccupied with the impending New Years Eve celebrations later this evening. I just wanted to say something, hoping that when people awaken in an alcohol induced … Continue reading

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Betting I Lose A Few Friends Over This

Authors Note: I know, before I even begin, that I am going to upset some, and possibly even lose friends over what I am about to say. Nevertheless I think it needs to be said. I would hope, (although I’m … Continue reading

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Are You A Critical Thinker?

Let me begin this by giving you my definition of critical thinking. Critical thinking is an objective analysis of a subject with an open mind, giving equal consideration to all sides of an issue, to form a judgment based upon … Continue reading

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Another Exercise in Futility

“One of the saddest lessons of history is this: If we’ve been bamboozled long enough, we tend to reject any evidence of the bamboozle. The bamboozle has captured us. Once you give a charlatan power over you, you almost never … Continue reading

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Neal’s Thoughts on the Government Shutdown

About a week before this government shutdown began I started hearing people say things that made it appear as if they thought the end of the world was coming simply because our government was going to shutdown. So what if … Continue reading

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A Tribute to My Favorite Band

It was a warm summer evening in Thermlito, California and I was doing what me and my friends typically did in Oroville; we were sitting around doing a bit of underage drinking and partaking of a little bit of cannabis. … Continue reading

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You Get The Government You Deserve

The Constitution for the United States of America is a legal document outlining both the structure and the powers given the federal government. Yet, prior to 1787 the Constitution simply did not exist, nor did the government it outlines. Putting … Continue reading

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Was Edison Right (Most People Would Rather Die Than Think)

I have come to the unfortunate conclusion that any system of government that relies upon the integrity and intelligence of the voters is doomed for failure; our system of government is a perfect example. Now I don’t know if Thomas … Continue reading

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Defending Liberty Is A Full Time Job

Mark Twain often made comments that were laced with a healthy dose of cynicism and sarcasm, and the other day I stumbled across one that, figuratively, hit me right in the gut. The quote was, “Don’t waste the truth on … Continue reading

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You Want Equality? (You Should Have Been Born A Sheep)

“Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.” ~Alexis de Tocqueville~ There is a great deal of misunderstanding in America over the word equality. From the discussions I have had … Continue reading

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