Category Archives: Cable News

The price of light is less than the cost of darkness…… Arthur C. Nielsen

Arthur Nielsen gained his fame by rating TV shows and his quote is quite true with the exception of current  TV and Internet news where I would need to add, ” Unless the darkness sells Advertising minutes.” Any science news, … Continue reading

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Arguments cannot be answered by personal abuse; there is no logic in slander, and falsehood, in the long run, it defeats itself.”

The above quote by Ingersol is a capsule view of what happened in this election. This 2016  United States election  is not the Apocalypse although I will concede that the hyperbolic press, a youthful electorate that never studied history,  and … Continue reading

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Trust

The problem of this election is not one of demagoguery, personal accusations and ill manners, it is one of trust. Who can we trust? Can we trust the candidates as both have shown the ability to lie at will? Can … Continue reading

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Some Questions and one Thought About the 2016 Presidential Election

What happens when you assasinate the character of your opponnent in an election and then they win? What should you do when people you like and trust post things that you find to be at best half truths? Will America … Continue reading

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I Know You Are But What Am I

  It is a all relative, If you only see and listen to what you believe to be true ,then from your perspective it is true and inviolable. However other reasonable persons can look at the same set of facts … Continue reading

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Mixing Fire and Water ( A study in Sarcasm)

The local fire and rescue department is taking a proactive approach to the problem of frozen fire hydrants. A perennial problem in northern climates the uncertainty of finding a frozen hydrant in the face of a major fire often causes … Continue reading

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Winston Churchill on the Modern Condition

I believe I would have liked to have had a conversation with Winston Churchill and here’s why, in his own words. Bessie Braddock: “Sir, you are drunk.” Winston Churchill: “Madam you are ugly but in the morning I will be … Continue reading

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