Friday 22nd March 2019

Category Archives: INDIANA

Democratic Socialism

Big GM plant in Lordstown, Ohio is shutting down ending thousands of good union GM jobs as well as high paid jobs (including benefits) with GM suppliers.

Thousands of the formerly middle class Blue Collar workers now scrabble for ………………………….

American Exceptionalism

Donald Trump may be the master of lying directly into the face of contrary established fact, but he didn’t invent it.

Since the Vietnam war, reactionaries have peddled the myth of American exceptionalism. American exceptionalism is the theory, that our founders were divinely guided, and that America is …….

Jim Tomes and a Drag Queen

The National Institute of Health reports exponential increases in Hoosier opioid deaths year after year. Meanwhile state Senator Jim Tomes fights tooth and claw to ……………………..

Ghosts of New Harmony Indiana

News, history, and opinion from New Harmony, Indiana

As we get older, our mental lists of friends and acquaintances contain more and more dead people. Maybe, that’s why old people see so many ghosts. I frequently see ghosts. Usually, they are in my head, but sometimes I bump into them on the street.

Sometimes, I bump into these ghosts on the street, while ………………. 

ARREST IN NEW HARMONY INDIANA

News and Opinion New Harmony, Indiana

Jon Webb at the Evansville Courier Press wrote this very fine article about the historic 2009 New Harmony, Indiana ice storm.

However, one important part of New Harmony, Indiana ice storm history, that Webb forgot to mention was ………..

Support Your Brothers and Sisters

DATE LINE NEW HARMONY INDIANA 16 JAN 2019

CAN’T SUPPORT ‘EM, IF YOU DON”T KNOW WHO THEY ARE

When I speak of rich and poor, I am using the following definitions. A rich person is one who can exist on the income from inherited or accumulated wealth without resorting to working for others for wages, salaries commissions or other remunerations for their efforts or energies.

A poor person is ……………………………..

Cheeseburgs in New Harmony, Indiana

Cheeseburgs and Sanctuary in New Harmony, Indiana

DATE LINE NEW HARMONY INDIANA Star Date 16 Jan 2019

We are down the rabbit hole here in America, with the government shutdown, caprice by tantrum in foreign policy and the ever stronger whiff of fascism in our national domestic affairs. 

The founders could not in their wildest nightmares have ever anticipated the rise of a  …………………

Jim Tomes vs Science

Jim Tomes in Hoosier Death Match against Science

DATE LINE NEW HARMONY, INDIANA 12 JAN 2019

Jim Tomes, the Indiana state senator for New Harmony, Indiana is sponsoring Hoosier legislation to sidetrack state education money be used for gun training.  Uncle Cousin Jimmy Toms is the same back woodsy buffoon, who ………………

New Harmony Indiana Attractions

DATE LINE NEW HARMONY INDIANA

04 JAN 2019

 

 

New Harmony, Indiana, a small town of 700 souls in southern Indiana, with a big history and a lot going on. We are a tourist destination for people from around the globe. New Harmony tourism is centered on arts, culture and spiritual quest.  Here are some links that will help you learn about the attractions of New Harmony, Indiana for both visitors and residents.

Poker in New Harmony Indiana

DATE LINE NEW HARMONY INDIANA

03 Jan 2019

 

Poker involves math, psychology, patience, deviousness and well timed aggression. Poker is also an an equal opportunity game. At the poker table, no one cares, who your Daddy was, or who you rub shoulders with at happy hour. Poker tests character. If you are ruled by greed, animosity, prejudices, arrogance or impatience,  you will soon get your clock cleaned at poker. I love poker for all of those reasons.

When I was a kid, ………………

Hoosier Hate Crime Law

DATE LINE NEW HARMONY INDIANA

02 Jan 2019

 

Indiana is one of only five states without a hate crime law. The Speaker of the Indiana state House of Representatives, Republican Rep Brian Bosna,  just said that the GOP controlled Hoosier legislature MIGHT consider a hate crime law this year, as long as it does NOT include a …………….

To Do in New Harmony, Indiana

DATE LINE NEW HARMONY INDIANA

01 Jan 2019

 

I wanted to list some exciting events in New Harmony, Indiana, for the coming month of January 2019.

But the truth is,  ………………………………