Vacation or not to vacation, that is the question.....

Okay, so many on the right are condemning Obama for taking a vacation...I am not one of them. President is a twenty-four hour job, and it has to be the most stressful job ever, so he deserves the time away, but I am not without my criticism on the...

Myths, money, and linguistics....

Myth....It's one I have been hearing for eight damn years and again just the other day, and I am just damn tired of it. The myth..that Bill Clinton left George Bush a surplus. This myth has been floated around and I need to sink this thing now. Look...

A victim of our own success?

It was a year of tribulation. The government was imposing new taxes on an already overburdened society, and those loyal to the tax-takers were fighting with the tax-givers. A group of bold, impassioned lawmakers sat down and wrote a response to an...

Work is a decision, how much, how far, how sad.....

It was the mid nineties, and I was involved with the nost beautiful redhead I have ever met. When we first moved in together, I was working a job at a door company at forty to forty-five hours a week, and we were living a decent life. A year into our...

Fiat.....it's more than a car

Presidents are faced with many things, but the one thing they hate, is denial. You see, when congress or senate deny the president a pass on his favorite legislation, they have one more resource to get their way. It's called executive order, or fiat....

And the truth will....get you in trouble.

"I was on a 24-hour train trip from Delhi to Orissa," the eastern Indian state, Chao continued, according to Agence-France Press. "But, after 72 hours, the train still did not reach the destination ... and my skin became dirty and dark like the...

Why non-rich people hate rich people....

Everybody wants to hate rich people. Americans love to detest Donald Trump, George Bush, Sarah Palin, Bill Gates, and others because they spend more for breakfast than we pay for houses. Sometimes they deserve to be hated. Bernie Madoff, Al Sharpton,...

Damned if they do, damned if they don't.....

Picture this...a protest at a subway station. The crowd gets thick. People waiting for the subway start arguing with the protestors, Someone gets thrown of the platform, either being hit by a train or hitting the third rail. The protest grows in...

The lessons of the past...buffalo, our pension for waste.

Late in the 19th century, a popular sport was to take the train out west and shoot buffalo. Now, the indians liked to kill buffalo too, but they would skin their kill, cut up the meat, use the bone for tools, and the sinew for thread and bow strings....

This is the last time I write about this....

Two words, One name...it grabs your attention, makes you want to react. Casey Anthony. You want to puke yet? Well, hold on to it. I have written about this....animal...before,  and hopefully this will be the last time. So why am I bringing this person...

A great story, a sign of hope for humanity.....

In a small town called Hobbton, there is a football team known as "The Wildcats". Now, while you may never have heard of them, they are a very special team. One of their players, Brett Bowden, has downs syndrome. Downs usually affects the capacity to...

The difference between being a blogger and a twit-ter.....

Words...they are great things! They can be used for description, action, or naming. They can be beautiful, suspenseful, or energetic. Some words can be hurtful and ugly. If you're a serious blogger, and you want to convey your message without having...

Unrest and the future, brought to you by the past.....

"Let them eat cake"  decried Marie Antoinette, and with that came the french revolution. We could go further back to histories flare-ups of economic revolution, but this far back will do. The french were in a state of famine and high taxes. The...

Greed of the Union worker......

I was going to be satisfied with one post today, but then I read a piece on the World Trade Center memorial. It seems the concrete workers on the site walked off the site today because of a pay issue. They are getting $37.80 an hour plus the union...

England is burning, but so are we.....

Here we go. Please, read this all the way through. You may start and say "this man is a nutjob", but please follow it all the way through. England is now on fire. Riots are occurring, and those rioters are burning as they go. These riots are based on...

Racism only continues because you want it....

A school in Arkansas is being sued by a young woman, who is black, for $75,000. The crime....they didn't make her SOLE valedictorian. That's right, the school decided there should be co-valedictorians. Now, the premise of co-valedictorians is a foggy...

The underestimation of Superman....

I'm not perfect. My finances took a hit when my life took a down turn, but I don't complain about it. I'd like to be able to spend like a drunken sailor, but I can't. My body is still strong (try me sometime) but my knees are shot from jumping up and...

AHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!

The day after it was posted that Casey Anthony was asking $1.5 million dollars for interviews, I started a group on facebook called "the 'keep Casey Anthony from profiting' group". It's soul purpose was not to raise money or anything. It was simply to...

Disrespect....

This picture has been around for awhile, and it was bound to show up in one of my blogs, but now was the right time. I would like to call to your attention to the desk. It is called "The Resolution Desk", built from the timbers of the british...

Holy savings Batman!

This weeks goings-on in Washington DC brought up many questions about just where we could save money. Below are a small collection of possibilities.... 1) There are currently 37 czars who duplicate the jobs of cabinet secretaries. If we fired all...

The temporary government.....

Senator Harry Reid today talked to his fellow senators about what the democrats can do, if they are left unbridled. One of his claims was job creation. He seems to think we are all idiots. He talks of infrastructure jobs (Obama, in his election...

My suggestion for an amendment to the constitution....

The following is a paraphrase of existing content from the constitution with a new twist. When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the...

Quotes from despicable people that actually ring true....

In history, people are famous for saying outrageous things. Some of those quotes ring with truth, even though the speaker may be socially unacceptable. Below you will find some quotes that fit that bill. I'll reveal the speaker after I'm done. See if...