This Quotation Is Rather On Target

The corporate influence is certainly the worst–that whole greed thing, win at all costs. Take what you demand. Add to this mix the religious extremists that accept whatever their religious leaders tell them without any question or soul searching–one of whom, Anderson in AZ, is publicly espousing praying that Obama will die of brain cancer and the righteous need to… Continue reading

How Well Written!

I highly recommend that Americans stop and think about what Garrison Keillor has written in this excerpt from his new book,  Homegrown Democrat (© 2004). Mr. Keillor is the host and writer of  A Prairie Home Companion, now in its 25th year on the air. Rather than just read these short quotations here, read the entire excerpt by clicking here.… Continue reading

I Matter: Occupy Space and Have Weight? Or Really Matter?!

I really have been rather surprised at how intensely I feel about this political election.  I usually live under a rock when it comes to the news and politics.  I just have seldom wanted to know what is going on unless I can effect a positive change.  I have to matter.  I have to be a positive influence.  I have… Continue reading

Am I Conservative Or Am I Liberal?

I am a very conservative guy in many ways.  No, really!  Here are just three of my conservative declarations: Declaration I: Be Fiscally Responsible Fiscally I am very conservative.  Ultra-conservative.  More conservative than the republicans ever thought of being apparently.  (With sentence structure I can be liberal.) You see, unlike the republicans, I think that we should not spend more… Continue reading

Another Amazing Bumper Sticker

I saw it today. I wanted to laugh, but the power of the message was too overwhelming. I am going to write an article here soon entitled, Am I Conservative Or Am I Liberal. The duplicity of the republican platform actually hurts my heart. In recent years many have seen the message campaign of the conservative christian movement, What Would… Continue reading

The Dreadful Drudge

I just want the media to be open, honest, and unbiased so voters can make a reasoned judgement on election day based on the facts and critical thinking. I wish I didn’t have to harp on the fact that I believe the republican media machine is busy trying to mislead, and, rather than focusing on issues and positions, continues a… Continue reading