Archive for the 'Musings' Category

You’re Going To Die

Posted in Humor, Musings, Society on August 6th, 2017

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:

The Public Health Crisis Survival Guide: Leadership and Management in Trying Times
The Men's Health Big Book of Exercises: Four Weeks to a Leaner, Stronger, More Muscular You!
Dear Asshole: 101 Tear-Out Letters to the Morons Who Muck Up Your Life
The Health Care Handbook: A Clear and Concise Guide to the United States Health Care System, 2nd Edition
Obamacare Wars: Federalism, State Politics, and the Affordable Care Act (Studies in Government and Public Policy)

Batshit Crazy?

Posted in Humor, Musings on September 6th, 2016

Batshit CrazyBatshit Crazy? Who Did Decide It Was The Craziest?

Take a moment – not too long though – and think about it. Who did decide that, of all the shit in the world, bat shit was the craziest?

Related Reading:

Crazy: A Father's Search Through America's Mental Health Madness
Musings: The Writer's Tool Class Collection 2018 (The Writer's Tools Class Collection) (Volume 1)
Musings: A Poetry Collection
Healing Through Humor: Fabulous Jokes From the Happy Hunters
The Meme Machine (Popular Science)

Do Check Your Privilege

Posted in Musings, Philosophy, Society on May 6th, 2015

Everyone, please do check you privileges. Oh, not in the manner that the Liberals and Progressives mean for you to do so in order to delegitimize any opinion that you might have that dissents against their agenda and closely held beliefs. Instead check your privileges and, if possible, enumerate them for yourselves because the privileges you’ve earned or your ancestors earned for you will go along way towards defining the character of your culture.

I would say that, even more than rights, privileges are the fundamental metric of what any people value and hold dear.

Related Reading:

Privilege: The Making of an Adolescent Elite at St. Paul's School (The William G. Bowen Memorial Series in Higher Education)
Musings
Musings: The Writer's Tool Class Collection 2018 (The Writer's Tools Class Collection) (Volume 1)
Philosophy: The Quest For Truth