Category Archives: Society

Zero Tolerance for Zero Tolerance

Zero Tolerance is the opiate of the insipid and the idiotic, it is a phrase used by too many to hide behind, instead of an effective tool. They are rules not unlike mandatory sentencing in our courts that attempt to … Continue reading

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Puzzling

Life is like a jigsaw puzzle. When you first start trying to figure out life as a toddler all of the pieces of the puzzle fit neatly into a hole designed just for them and most pieces have a handle … Continue reading

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“When You Turn Your Back To Your Enemy You Prove Yourself Either a Coward or a Fool.”

It has been a difficult period for me as I have watched half of our country viscerally attack other half through the proxy of President Trump. Some would say justified attacks in response to those against President Obama but I … Continue reading

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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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“I am what I am, and that’s all that I am.”

When I was a young fat kid. Popeye gave me the key to a happy life.  I used to worry about what I should be rather than what I was. It warped my responses to almost everything around me.  In some … Continue reading

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Thoughts on a Nor’easter

As a strong Nor’Easter approaches the East Coast there will be some positives. No it may not be a positive for those who have to shovel or those whose deaths or property destruction are attributed to the storm whether actually … Continue reading

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Protesters, Thugs, Facists, Michael, Emily, and Bill

A protester is normally proud of what they are doing speaking loudly with their faces uncovered, some to support their cause openly others to feel the full force of the notoriety they believe they are gaining for their cause. . … Continue reading

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