Orwellian Creep – The Age of Big Brother

Orwellian Creep – The Age of Big Brother

 I have come up with a new term…Orwellian Creep…perhaps someone has coined it before me. If so, I apologize for claiming it, but it is upon us nonetheless. What is it? Simple. One of the reasons that I think many do not take the ...

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Battle over the Battle Flag…Too much to ask for consistency from the PC Crowd I guess

Battle over the Battle Flag…Too much to ask for consistency from the PC Crowd I guess

 Okay  … I get it.  To some people this flag is offensive. If I were African American it would most likely offend the crap out of me. Others, have waved it as a symbol of their hatred and bigotry and their disdain for the rights and ...

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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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A Bunch of Damned Liars – The Plague of Mythomania

A Bunch of Damned Liars – The Plague of Mythomania

Mythomania. It’s a real word (although my autocorrect doesn’t recognize it – look it up). It means a condition where one exaggerates or lies to an abnormal degree. Of course, that definition begs the question, what is a normal degree of ...

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A Salute to the Unpopular

A Salute to the Unpopular

I figure I am the freest person in the world. Adlai Stevenson once said: Using that maxim as my baseline, I reckon that I come out on top when it comes to freedom. Popularity. I don’t get it. Never had it. Don’t want it. I have an aversion to ...

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Death By Political Correctness

Death By Political Correctness

I love truth. I hate political correctness. Political Correctness kills truth, burning it up sweeping the ashes under the rug, pretending that the truth never existed. For me, the politically correct are merely modern day Book-Burners. They ...

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