Monthly Archives: January 2021

Why The Ability To Comprehend What You Read Is So Important

Let me begin by saying that I’m aware that Einstein never said that; quite the opposite in fact, “If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.” Nevertheless, I thought the meme was appropriate for the topic … Continue reading

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Land Of The Free My Ass

Imagine that you’re somewhere just hanging around, minding your own business, and you are approached by the police. They begin questioning you; asking you what you’re doing. They do not say that you are under arrest, but they refuse to … Continue reading

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It’s One Thing To Be Ignorant (It’s Something Else Entirely To Hide Behind Your Ignorance)

“If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.” ~Thomas Jefferson~ Thirty years ago I could not have told you much about our system of government … Continue reading

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The Devil Is In the Details (And Nobody Seems To Be Paying Attention to Details)

Since Joe Biden was sworn in Wednesday as our 46th President I believe he has signed close to thirty Executive Orders, many of them repealing EO’s that had been signed by former President Trump. I’m not singling out Joe Biden; … Continue reading

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I Think Shit Is About To Get Real

I don’t want to be the one who rubs salt into people’s wounds, but what else is it going to take to show you right leaning, so-called conservatives to see that you’re not going to get any relief, find any … Continue reading

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These Truths Are No Longer Self-Evident

In the film adaptation of the Alan Moore graphic novel V for Vendetta, the protagonist V states, “Words offer the means to meaning, and for those who will listen, the enunciation of truth.” I find it a shame that so … Continue reading

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Who Do They Serve?

Years and years ago I recall hearing someone tell a story about a guy who had dialed 911 and told the operator that someone was breaking into his home. He was told that there were no available officers and that … Continue reading

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This Is What Parchment Worshipping Has Brought Us To

It seems to me that people have limits as to how much truth you can feed them before they begin to gag on it. When I say that I don’t mean it in the literal sense; people coughing up hairballs … Continue reading

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The Writing Has Been On The Wall (And You Have Not Perceived It)

In 1978 the Canadian rock group RUSH released their sixth studio album; their most ambitious project to date. The album was released before the advent of compact discs, and the entire first side of the vinyl was their epic song, … Continue reading

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