Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Monday, October 19, 2020
“When it gets down to having to use violence, then you are playing the system’s game. The establishment will irritate you—pull your beard, flick your face—to make you fight. Because once they’ve got you violent, then they know how to handle you.” —John Lennon
The following 2017 article by John Whitehead appears to draw a common thread through mass shooters, and entertainment.
I've observed many of the ideas considered in the article apply to the growing militia presence as we get closer to election day. It appears to me there are participants in a "hero fantasy" culture itching for a fight and are ready to engage in a self-fulling prophecy or their own making.
Sunday, October 18, 2020
Friday, October 16, 2020
Maybe the finest American speech of the 21st century and fitting for our times more than ever:
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Sometimes, for personal well-being, I park the car and walk along quiet paved country roads a few miles from home. This has been one of those times. Today it was windy out there.
Saturday, October 10, 2020
The ideologies are to be proudly spoken of though not fully practiced, weaponized to define who is in and who is out. I don’t want it Remind...
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