“UN-WOKE AWARD of the Week” – One for the Courageous, Trader Joe’s
August 8, 2020 08:54 Posted in: Culture, Events, Media, Trump - In the world of 2020, every other word uttered is offensive to someone or some group, and companies are more than willing to change any product name that crosses the politically correct line drawn in the sand. Networks are removing programming that radical groups find appalling, words are being removed from the lexicon, even Honest Abe Lincoln has found himself… Continue Reading
The Numbers Are In, We Will Believe Anything
August 7, 2020 08:09 Posted in: Culture, Elections - Recent polls suggest that COVID fears, despite alternative statistical realities, are alive and well. While the general public is unsurprisingly hesitant to resume attending congregations for religious, musical, or athletic competitions en masse, an amazing number highlighted in one survey indicates that just 59% of Americans would be comfortable even having dinner at a friend’s house. This is down from… Continue Reading
Don’t Lump Me In With Radical White Losers in Portland
August 6, 2020 08:22 Posted in: Culture, Policy - In the devolution of society that is identity politics, all whites are evil and hold up the racist system known as the United States. Nothing about skin color is actually binding, but that won’t stop the left from making the claim. The incessant noise about white privilege, systemic racism, and everything else that’s echoed by hollow Democrats is reaching a… Continue Reading
Op-Ed: Random Thoughts To Democrats On An Uncivil War
August 5, 2020 10:54 Posted in: Culture, Elections, Policy - Dear Democrat Party, So now you're advocating what amounts to domestic terrorism because you didn't get your way in 2016 and yet again when you were afraid of losing the liberal legislature at SCOTUS. So, there can be no civility with a party that wants to destroy everything you stand for - gotcha. We've tried "civility" with a party that… Continue Reading
Normalcy Bias May Kill You!
August 5, 2020 10:04 Posted in: Culture - The normalcy bias, unknown to most people, refers to the inclination for people to lessen the probability of possible threats or their dangerous repercussions. Consequently, the normalcy bias causes many people not to prepare for natural disasters, accidents, and world pandemics. In simple terms, it's the ostrich effect; however, ostriches do not bury their heads in the sand! They aren't… Continue Reading
A&E Network Wins “Woke Award Of The Week”
August 3, 2020 09:27 Posted in: Culture, Media, Policy, Trump - Ever heard the saying, "Don't bite off your nose to spite your face?" A&E network was not privy to the wisdom contained in that old expression when they decided it was better to be WOKE than wise by canceling the show Live PD. The A&E network responded to the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis with the following statement: "This… Continue Reading
Sunday Thoughts: Is the Earth Flat?
August 2, 2020 09:07 Posted in: Culture - Are there true mysteries of the universe that demonstrate that the Earth is flat and that Round Earth doctrine is little more than an elaborate hoax? Did you realize this? Nearly 16% of the U.S. population still have doubts about this Round Earth doctrine. The story goes that there is no flat Earth conspiracy per se. NASA is not hiding… Continue Reading
Op-Ed: Violent BLM and Antifa Protesters Need to Smell a Whiff of Grapeshot!
August 1, 2020 06:53 Posted in: Culture, Events, Policy - It’s time for radicals, rioters, and revolutionaries to smell the gunpowder. French protestors were rioting in the streets; rebellion was in the air. Thousands of Frenchmen of all classes had been executed, many by beheading, including women and children. Royalists (supporters of King Louis XVI) felt the monarchy permanently slipping away. Roman Catholic Church leaders had lost their privileged positions,… Continue Reading
It’s not Trump vs. Biden; It’s Freedom vs. Totalitarianism
July 31, 2020 09:27 Posted in: Culture, Economy, Elections, Trump - For all of his flaws (who among us does not have flaws?), Donald Trump is representative of a philosophy that seeks to continue the American experiment based on the values of individual liberty, freedom, and human goodness. Joe Biden is representative of a philosophy marked by intolerance, division, and utter destruction. Many voters, particularly those apathetic to the two-party system… Continue Reading
Fighting Over the Crumbs, the Great Diversion from Class to Race
July 31, 2020 08:46 Posted in: Culture, Economy - The police killing of George Floyd has prompted a remarkable increase in the public's receptivity to the Black Lives Matter movement. Just as noteworthy, though, is a parallel rise in support for more wide-ranging policy solutions to address the broader problem of racial, ethnic, and gender discrimination - tribalism. However, most of the focus on policy solutions is on the… Continue Reading