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- The Source of all Evil August 25, 2012
Good, Bad: Right, Wrong: Justified, Unjustified: Justice, Injustice: Evil.
Good is that which produces happiness, joy, pleasure, comfort, health, ease, knowledge, understanding, love, empathy, etc.
Bad is that which produces sadness, depression, stress, pain, sickness, ignorance, intolerance, hatred, anger, animosity, poverty, prejudice, persecution, etc.
Right is that which results in Good.
Wrong is that which results in Bad.
Justified is ...
- Contradiction August 12, 2012
- Anger and Fear August 12, 2012
- It’s easy to say NO. August 11, 2012
- History of the Pledge of Allegiance. August 10, 2012
History of the Pledge of Allegiance.
"I pledge allegiance to my flag and the republic for which it stands: one nation indivisible with liberty and justice for all."
1892 to 1923
"I pledge allegiance to my flag and to the republic for which it stands: one nation indivisible with liberty and justice for all."
1923 to 1924
"I pledge allegiance ...
- GDP History August 10, 2012
Democrats have occupied the White House
in 26 of the 62 years since 1948. Average GDP growth in the country over those 26 years has been 4.01%.
Republicans have occupied the White House in 36 of the 62 years since 1948. Average GDP growth over those 36 years has been 2.75%.
Here are the individual performances of ...
- Election August 4, 2012
“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”- george santayana
“Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” “We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” ” Albert Einstein
When are we going to wake up? It amazes me that so many Americans ...
- The Good Old Days July 24, 2012
Conservatism is not so much a philosophy as an attitude. It rests on doubt in human nature; it distrusts improvement, clings to traditional institutions and prefers the past to the future.
- the devil is in the details July 24, 2012
Economists say Republican Jobs Bills won’t Actually Create Jobs. They are narrowly targeted and are really
special interest driven. Jobs are a second or third-order effect, not the main priority of the bills in the package.
At the heart of the gop
jobs package is a push for rolling back regulations … gutting environmental laws ...
- Hypocrisy July 24, 2012
Hypocrisy: a feigning to be what one is not or to believe
what one does not; especially: the false assumption of an appearance of virtue or religion
It is not simply failing to practice those virtues that one preaches, it is the state of pretending to have virtues, moral or religious
beliefs, principles, etc., that one ...
- Buzzwords July 12, 2012
Buzzwords are coded expressions that evoked a specific message for one group while sounding innocuous to others.
- Hacked April 2, 2012
My websites all got hacked. This is now day 3 of cleaning up and recovering. One site (Saintly Sins) is still down. The nerds at DreamHost.com responded very fast. I sent them an email Saturday night … had a response Sunday morning. They had scanned and repaired all that they could, gave me a list ...
- The Bill of Rights March 27, 2012
’s draft of the Bill of Rights was prepared and introduced shortly after the First Congress convened in 1789.
“The Preamble to The Bill of Rights
Congress of the United States
begun and held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty nine.
THE Conventions of a number ...
- The 1st amendment March 27, 2012
All these people who keep yelling about the Constitution and how it’s being violated by the government and keep insisting that “This is a Christian country.” and claiming the government is carrying on a “War on religion” need to read it.
Here’s a link to the constitution.
And here’s what the 1st amendment actually says:
¨Congress shall make ...
- A BIG BANG March 13, 2012
Took a break from the Republican melee and watched Big Bang. SERENDIPITY! It dawned on me that Romney is the political incarnation of Sheldon … out of touch with reality;
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