Understanding past language

This is why people get mad at me for being nit-picky on the words I use and the words others use. “The slovenliness of our language makes it easier for us to have foolish thoughts.” – George Orwell The words we use make a difference. Their denotation (definition) and their connotation (a possible suggestion or […]

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White pride = racist?

There’s a meme that I saw the other day that I get, but I also see thinking that may not have gone far enough. Person #1: How come… Black pride = ok Mexican pride = ok Asian pride = ok Muslim pride = ok White pride = racist Person #2: Because: Black = African culture […]

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What is a statue for?

spurred by… “Ok folks, here’s what REALLY happened in Charlottesville – and what everyone is missing” By Allen West 10:11pm  August 13, 2017 [If you want to read it feel free to search for it because I will not provide a link to support it]   First of all before even going into anything else…  to […]

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2017-0517

Wondering… before big box and chain stores how many more mom and pop stores were there? We’re there office supply stores in every city/town? Hardware stores? Pharmacies? Toystores? Electronic stores? Etc. And come to think of it, it’s not just the Walmart and McDonalds, but also cars and personal transportation that plays a role as […]

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How is American better?

People like Donald Trump have others thinking that products from China or any other country are inherently low quality and possibly harmful. They have some people so wound up that they either fail to realize, or fail to remember, that is it your fellow Americans like Donald Trump who are not just outsourcing production to […]

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