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Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats. –H.L. Mencken

Morning Quote – Elmer Keith


“We really, I believe, lived better then than we do today in many cases. It was good and wholesome food, no antibiotics and no preservatives in it except drying and smoking and … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

10 Annoying Coworker Habits That Drive You Crazy


1. The Five Toed Sloth These are people who are always late to their own meetings or conference calls. If you schedule a meeting or a conference call and then are … Continue reading

March 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

I'm From the Government and I'm Here For Your Insurance Premium


As you’re filing your “what portion of my income will the state let me keep” tax forms this year, you may notice an extra box filled in on your W-2. … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Good for the goose…


I heard a report about black market pharmaceuticals on NPR’s Morning Edition on my way to work this morning.  Here are bits and pieces of the article with my reactions. … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · 1 Comment

How Would A Government Shutdown Affect Me?


With the fake “fiscal cliff” propaganda over with, the federal government is now nearing the fake “debt ceiling”. There is talk of minting trillion dollar platinum coins as a solution, … Continue reading

January 8, 2013 · 5 Comments

More Santa, Less Government


Last night our family watched one of our favorite Christmas movies, Elf. Near the end of the movie, Santa’s sleigh won’t work because there isn’t enough “Christmas spirit” to power … Continue reading

December 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

Consent and corporate action…


Well, Doug Wilson is at it again.  It seems whenever either curmudgeon grudgingly accepts one of his posts, he feels compelled to write something to reverse that appraisal.  In a … Continue reading

December 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Indifference


 Indifferent minds seek nothing/They wait to be told/ They never stop talking… ~Spin Doctors – Indifference “This guy we have now ain’t doin’ us no favors.”  An extremely eloquent attack … Continue reading

October 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

I can hear Samuel muttering under his breath.


4 Then all the elders of Israel gathered together and came to Samuel at Ramah 5 and said to him, “Behold, you are old and your sons do not walk in your ways. Now appoint … Continue reading

September 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

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