Monthly Archives: March 2019

I’m Not Your Damned Enemy

I think the measure of how free you believe yourself to be is directly proportional to the degree you feel you must support and defend the ‘need’ for government. Those who feel we MUST have government, and allow it to … Continue reading

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Coercion

“Liberty does not come to those who bow down and obey their government, it comes when the people have the courage to rise up and resist the authority of their government.” ~Neal Ross~ (29 March 2019) The Declaration of Independence … Continue reading

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I Hope This Isn’t Too Complicated For You

“This government will commence in a moderation aristocracy; it is at present impossible to foresee whether it will, in its operation, produce a monarchy, or a corrupt oppressive aristocracy; it will most probably vibrate some years between the two, and … Continue reading

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The Lost Skills of Critical Thinking and Open Debate

“The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know.” ~Albert Einstein~ There is something I have come to realize after spending the last two decades studying both the history of this country and its system of … Continue reading

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Thanks To My Son For The Inspiration For This

I get the ideas for my articles, rants, commentaries; call them what you will, from all manner of sources. Sometimes it’s just something I wake up with in my head. Sometimes it is in response to current events. Sometimes someone … Continue reading

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This Is What Happens When I Take A Day Off Work

Thanks to my benevolent Uncle Sam I had to call in sick to work today. I am not physically ill, but unfortunately due to the Drug Enforcement Agency’s crackdown on pain medication because of the so-called opioid crisis I have … Continue reading

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Something I’ve Wanted To Write About For A Long Time

“Devotion to the truth is the hallmark of morality; there is no greater, nobler, more heroic form of devotion than the act of a man who assumes the responsibility of thinking.” ~Ayn Rand~ (Atlas Shrugged) I grew up an avid … Continue reading

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In Answer To Your Question Sir

I have a friend at work who reads my commentaries and he began sharing them with a friend of his who happens to be a lawyer. I have no idea how long this has been going on, but recently his … Continue reading

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Once Again It Seems Like I Am Hopping Mad

I believe it was George Santayana who said, “Those who ignore the past are doomed to repeat it.” I hope I’m wrong about this, but it looks like we may be ready to witness the truth of that statement right … Continue reading

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Let’s REALLY Make America Great Again

“I swear by my life and my love of it that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine.” ~Ayn Rand~ (Atlas Shrugged) Prior to June 21, 1788 the government … Continue reading

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