Here is a statement for you: Culture, in this case “Southern Culture,” cannot be summed up by a government that lasted less than a decade, nor can it be looked at in the totality of an institution that is inherently evil. For one to proclaim that by removing a symbol of a government that does… Continue reading Southern Culture – Part One
I often find myself frustrated, not happy and often confused. It is not because of anyone person, place or thing – in other words, nouns don’t bother me, rather it is verbs. It is the things that people say, do and think that ultimately cause my frustration, even anger, at times. We live in a… Continue reading Frustration of Thought
Attack me… come on, throw a punch. Tell me I’m stupid and ignorant. Tell me I’m a fool. tell me my ideology is baseless and wrong. Go ahead, throw that punch. Tell me I’m foolish in believing a certain way, bash me, kick me, throw me into the street. Now, stand there while I beat… Continue reading Just A Little Bit Inside…
Yesterday, I posted a meme of a statement from President Trump where he, more so the many other politician in history, has been treated terribly. to paraphrase, he is the most persecuted politician ever. Below that quote was a picture of Nelson Mandela behind prison bars. I figured, enough said. No need to bring up… Continue reading Social Media – The Walk-off Buzzer Beater
Yesterday, I wrote that politics is a game, the politicians are the players, and we as citizens are the spectators. This game cares not for who wins or who loses, just that it continues as a “pleasant” distraction to those watching, simply so those who play the game can continue to do so and stay… Continue reading The First Inning of the First Half
It feels like a hangover. Watching the news today, or yesterday, or tomorrow, it feels like something from a Stephen King novel, or worse, a George R.R. Martin one. I realized, as I looked into the mirror that the American Dream was just that, a dream, and our reality is much bleaker then we could… Continue reading Waking From the American Dream
Yesterday, millions of Americans woke up to the revelation – the truly surprising reality – that Donald Trump will be the next President of the United States. Shock was the most substantial response – both from supporters and detractors of Trump. The most common question was, “What did everyone get wrong?” Obviously, the polling data… Continue reading What is Wrong with America?