Category Archives: History

JEAN JACQUES ROUSSEAU

My most recent previous post was called “REFLECTIONS.” And, it’s topic more or less was how honest we are in both our self perceptions and our perceptions of others. 

I was interested in that topic because I was reading THE CONFESSIONS, a memoir by Jean Jacques Rousseau. A book in which Rousseau claimed, he was totally honest about all of his virtues as well as all of his flaws and faults. The paper or electronic edition of the Confessions is available on AMAZON 

I have finished the book and ………….

 

 

 

 

SALUTE TO RONALD REAGAN

SALUTE TO RONALD REAGAN 

TO HEAR AND SEE A REAL AMERICAN PRESIDENT WATCH THIS SHORT VIDEO OF PRESIDENT RONALD REAGAN’S LAST SPEECH AS PRESIDENT.

THEN ASK YOURSELF, HOW THE SAME GOP THAT GAVE US A HERO SUCH AS PRESIDENT REAGAN CAN  ……. 

RACE WARS

Because of Trump, we are facing  more of 1960’s type race wars, but it will be worse this time, because ……

OPEN LETTER TO SEN MIKE BRAUN

SENATOR BRAUN, YOUR SNUGGLE BUDDY, PRESIDENT TRUMP, IS ……….

$6.4 trillion on wars since 2001

U.S. has spent $6.4 TRILLION on various wars since 2001 ………………….

GOP SENATORS HAVE NOT ….

GOP SENATORS HAVE NOT SAVED TRUMP FROM THE TRUTH COMING OUT, THEY HAVE ONLY ………. 

READING BOOKS

ALL MY LIFE, I HAVE DEVOURED BOOK AFTER BOOK AFTER …………

DEMOCRAT? REPUBLICAN?

During my life, I have gone back and forth between being a Democrat or a Republican several times. But, you can’t do that anymore. Because, American politics have been hijacked by ………………………….

FLAT EARTH REVIVAL

Around the globe, belief grows that our Earth is actually a flat, disc shaped, stationary world, covered by a divinely created celestial dome.  Scientific evidence to the contrary is dismissed as “fake news” and “not Biblical.” 

 

The belief is spreading fastest in the USA, where it is fed and nurtured by ……… 

Depression Cure

There’s lots of joy in life. But, there is also plenty to bring your spirits down, and I am affected by it, probably more than most. When I get down, and life seems hopeless, the best medicine to bring me back around is ………

NOT PISSED YET? READ THIS

The Evansville Courier Press recently published my LETTER TO THE EDITOR concerning medical marijuana for disabled Hoosier combat war vets and for Hoosier cancer patients. 

As a result of that letter, I received …………….

New Harmony Indiana LGBTQ

 

Here is something, a dose of which, is DESPERATELY NEEDED IN SOUTHERN INDIANA  ,   and this includes New Harmony, Indiana 

I’m 71 and I grew up in Posey County, in Indiana, which is red state ground zero times infinity. During my life, I have lived in a few of the states of the former slave owning Confederacy,  none of them top southern Indiana in bigotry or hate speech of ANY sort. 

When I was a kid, ……………….. 

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