You’re Going To Die

This is a simple fact. You’re going to die. Something in this world is going to kill you, me, and everyone else currently alive. This is a fact, an incontrovertible fact, a cornerstone of our existence.

You’re Going To Die

It’s the response to this facet of reality by so damn many people in America that makes this video funny, ironic social commentary, and a useful example of why things like Obamacare were always doomed to fail.

Simply and inelegantly put, too many inside America’s borders are cowards who fear death far too much to even live. Indeed, they fear their own deaths – inevitabilities each and every one – so much that they won’t even let others live their lives.

Related Reading:

Dying: A Memoir
Health: The Basics, The Mastering Health Edition (12th Edition)
9 Acts of Cowardice: And Other Urban Folktales
The Sarcasm Handbook
The American Health Care Paradox: Why Spending More is Getting Us Less

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2016 Person Of The Year

 
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2016’s Person Of The Year
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Yeah, with all the celebrities and other people who we, the masses care about or, at least, notice who’ve died over the course of 2016, this is definitely the #YearOfTheReaper.

Related Reading:

Haunt: A Grim Reaper Romance (The Bound Ones)
The Grim Reaper (Crowner John Mysteries)
The Death of Truth: Notes on Falsehood in the Age of Trump
Dawn (Hero Society Book 1)
On Death and Dying: What the Dying Have to Teach Doctors, Nurses, Clergy and Their Own Families

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To Sadly Go Perhaps

Kirk sits alone
To Sadly Go Perhaps

Dee died in 1999. Jimmy passed over in 2005. Now Leonard has gone on to the next thing. Bill’s still going though, closer and closer to doing it alone and I have to wonder how he feels about that.

Related Reading:

From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death
John of the Cross--The Spiritual Canticle: The Encounter of Two Lovers: An Introduction to the Book of the Spiritual Canticle by John of the Cross ... Challenge of John of the Cross) (Volume 3)
Shatner Rules: Your Guide to Understanding the Shatnerverse and the World at Large
Fascinating: The Life of Leonard Nimoy
Beam Me Up, Scotty

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