Monthly Archives: July 2019

Let’s Try Something A Little Bit Different

I want to do something a little bit different this time around. Instead of me just rambling on, while inserting a quote here or there, this time I want to share with you some select passages from the classic book, … Continue reading

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How America Became FUBAR

If there is one thing that Hollywood seems to like it is serial movies. By that I mean films that have the same leading character, or cast of leading characters, over and over again. For instance, how many Friday the … Continue reading

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A Few Thoughts On The Upcoming Presidential Election

Every 4 years the two political parties fire up their propaganda machinery while the political faithful on both sides of the aisle go into a frenzy; all over the prospect of choosing who will become the next president of these … Continue reading

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You Want To Know Why I’m Always Angry?

“Too often we … enjoy the comfort of an opinion without the discomfort of thought.” ~John F. Kennedy~ When I was a kid I remember seeing these ads on TV, sponsored by the United Negro College Fund. The ads focused … Continue reading

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From Tyranny to Freedom and Back Again

In 1776 this country underwent its first transformation when certain individuals voted to support a resolution stating that “…these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent States, that they are absolved from all allegiance to … Continue reading

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What The Hell Do I Know? (A Rebuttal to William Murphy, Professor of American History)

I find it interesting how the placement of a few simple letters, or words, before a person’s name bestows the semblance of authority and wisdom. Take for instance how if you put the letters PhD before someone’s name you automatically … Continue reading

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Mind Your Own Damned Beeswax

“And I don’t believe in minding no one’s business but my own.” ~Charlie Daniels~ (A Few More Rednecks) Whenever I leave my home and am forced to interact with my fellow human beings, I often wonder what is going on … Continue reading

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Freemen Do Not Support Those Who Oppress Them

Last week we celebrated Independence Day, but I wonder, how many realize that there is more to the Declaration of Independence besides the Colonies telling King George III that they were severing the ties that had bound them to British … Continue reading

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Funny How Knowledge Changes A Person

“It changes things, that knowledge, doesn’t it?” Jason Bourne-The Bourne Supremacy For many years I believed that if I could just educate enough people as to the intricacies of our Constitution, and if they would just apply what I was … Continue reading

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Was The American Revolution A Fluke

If the study of world history teaches one anything it is that there will always be those who seek to gain, and expand power over others. All of the conquests and the various empires that have sought to rule the … Continue reading

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