Monthly Archives: January 2020

Abolish The System: It Enslaves You

The other day one of my Facebook friends posted a news story about a guy, Spencer Alan Boston, who was in court facing charges of marijuana possession. While Boston was addressing the judge he pulled out a marijuana cigarette or … Continue reading

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Don’t Choke While You’re Licking That Boot

I’m so angry right now I can barely think straight. I just read where Secretary of State for the state of California, Alex Padilla, is trying to push forward a measure banning the sale and registration of gas powered vehicles … Continue reading

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Don’t Be A Boobus

“Might does not make right! Right makes right!” ~T.H. White~ We are taught in school that due to the fact that the North won the Civil War, keeping the Union intact, that the question of whether a State had the … Continue reading

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Sorry For the Language (But What The Hell Happened to America?)

In June I’ll turn 62, and over the course of those sixty-two years I’ve been to a lot of places and seen and done a lot of things; some that I’m not so proud of. However, I’m not here to … Continue reading

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A Thesis on Sovereignty, Delegated Powers and Government In General

It would appear that the general consensus among people is that if the government passes a law the people are obligated to obey it. I’m sorry, but nothing could be further from the truth than that belief. To understand why … Continue reading

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Don’t Talk To Me About Freedom

In 2016 San Francisco 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick raised the ire of people across the country when he refused to stand during the playing of the National Anthem at the beginning of games. While I didn’t fully support his reasons … Continue reading

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This Is What Ignorance and Apathy Has Wrought

There is a scene in the film Gods & Generals which shows Thomas Jackson, before he acquired the nickname Stonewall, inside a classroom of cadets at VMI, (Virginia Military Institute), where he tells the cadets, “I had hope you’d see … Continue reading

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I’ve Lost All Patience For Ignorant People

The renowned science fiction writer Isaac Asimov once said, “There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and … Continue reading

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Too Little Too Late? (Thoughts From A Cynical Old Man)

From what I’ve been able to read, yesterday’s pro-gun protest in Virginia went off without a hitch, with only one woman being arrested for refusing to remove a bandana that was covering her face – I suppose it was interfering … Continue reading

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Are You A Statist?

It does not matter which side of the political fence you fall upon, left or right, most people in this country believe that they hold the moral high ground; that their views and opinions are the best course of action … Continue reading

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