When Your Mouth…or Agenda…Overloads Your Ass  – Response to A Critic of “American Sniper”

When Your Mouth…or Agenda…Overloads Your Ass – Response to A Critic of “American Sniper”

“There is many a boy here today who looks on war as all glory, but boys, it is all hell.” ~William Tecumseh Sherman~ No one likes war. Well, let me qualify that…no sane person likes war. Okay, let me qualify that as well…no sane ...

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Hell, Yeah…We Want More Money

Hell, Yeah…We Want More Money

It is a conspiracy. Rich people (apparently that means…according to our president and liberal/progressive criteria…anyone not earning minimum wage) want the poor people (anyone earning minimum wage) to just die off…disappear from the ...

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The World Was A Very Dark Place – Hold On To Your Dreams

The World Was A Very Dark Place – Hold On To Your Dreams

It is uncertain how many attempts Thomas Edison made before he found a suitable carbon substance to use as the filament in the first viable electric light bulb. Different reports  say 10,000 others 6,000. In one interview,  Edison was asked if ...

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Debunk or Spin – I’m So Confused

Debunk or Spin – I’m So Confused

Well, let’s clear it up. Debunk – (transitive verb) – to show that something is wrong or false. Spin – (verb) (slang) – to cause to have a particular bias, influence in a certain direction. Pretty plain, huh. I recently ...

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&%#@ Your Sensitivity!

&%#@ Your Sensitivity!

This is where Political Correctness leads us. “White Christmas”…performed by an African American Country Artist…is…RACIST. From Doug Giles at “Clash Daily”, Darius Rucker’s performance of the ...

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Fear Or Liberty – Geez What Happened To Us People?

Fear Or Liberty – Geez What Happened To Us People?

The surest way to take liberty from the people is to declare war on something or to promise them safety. Sadly, we willingly give up our freedoms to government when this happens. Examples of “Wars” declared by our government that ...

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Free or Slaves – Which Will It Be?

Free or Slaves – Which Will It Be?

Some ask why a writer of stories opines so frequently about freedom and liberty – It is because I am a writer…because the right to speak freely is the key to all other freedoms…because humans have a natural right to complete ...

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Want My Vote?…Fill My Hand …The Franchise to Vote – Who Should Have It?

Want My Vote?…Fill My Hand …The Franchise to Vote – Who Should Have It?

From Reason, a post regarding the right of convicted felons to vote. Interesting statistics although bear in mind that allowing ex-felons to vote does not mean they all would, or that they would vote in a way that would change the outcome of any ...

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Who Will Be the Watchdog?

Who Will Be the Watchdog?

I am waiting for the euphoric afterglow of the Republican victory to dissipate somewhat, before carrying on the discussion of Liberty, as no one will be listening for a few days. Gratified as I am in wresting control of Congress from a party ...

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Free Speech or Sip the PC Kool Aid

Free Speech or Sip the PC Kool Aid

November 1, 2014 – A Twitter exchange I had recently with someone we’ll call “PC Person” regarding free speech versus political correctness went something like this:         PC Person:       I’m actually a fan of political correctness. ...

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