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DON'T LET SCHOOLING INTERFERE WITH YOUR EDUCATION. Mark Twain   Container ships floating around waiting for a government solution to get unloaded should not be something that panics you as you shop for Christmas. I have addressed you on this before. Today I received an email from my...

"THE VEGAN DIET IS OBVIOUSLY LACKING WHATEVER ESSENTIAL NUTRIENT IT IS THAT MAKES PEOPLE LIKEABLE." Jim Good   For the most part the insanity of PETA and the radical anti meat and animal welfare groups have been able to be ignored with a few jokes and just shaking your...

"DON'T WORRY ABOUT WHY PROBLEMS EXIST IN THE WORLD, JUST RESPOND TO PEOPLE'S NEEDS." St Teresa of Calcutta   The 'logistics' issue has people worried and media outlets are scaring people that their Christmas may not get here. WELL WHO DO THEY WORSHIP? Christmas is about the birth foretold...

"ANGER IS AN ACID THAT CAN DO MORE HARM TO THE VESSEL IN WHICH IT IS STORED THAN ANYTHING ON WHICH IT IS POURED." Mark Twain   This has been a long two years. It is like a busload of kids showed up for Trick or Treat a week...

"WHEN GOOD HAPPENS WHEN I DID NOT EXPECT IT I HAVE TO THINK THAT I HAD LESS TO DO WITH IT THAN HE WHO BLESSES ME EVERYDAY." I had a phone call that I did not expect. Yes I did enter my books for evaluation for awards...

"GIVING MONEY AND POWER TO GOVERNMENT IS LIKE GIVING WHISKEY AND CAR KEYS TO TEENAGE BOYS." P.J. O'Rourke   Yes the news conference at the White House confirms what we all know, they believe you are stupid. This group of power mad politicians have the audacity to tell us...

"AT BASE, THE UGLY MEANING OF COLLABORATOR CARRIES AN IMPLICATION OF TREASON; BETRAYAL OF ONE'S NATION, , OF ONE'S IDEOLOGY, OF ONE'S MORALITY, OF ONE'S VALUES." Anne Applebaum   Say you are young, willing to serve a higher cause, so you enlist into the military service of your country?...

"FAR AND AWAY THE BEST PRIZE THAT LIFE HAS TO OFFER IS THE CHANCE TO WORK HARD AT WORK WORTH DOING." Theodore Roosevelt   As you may know I write about more than my opinions here. I love the near forgotten people, places, and things about Kansas. The stories...

"WHAT I'VE FOUND IN MY RESEARCH IS THAT REALISM, SELF HONESTY, ARE THE ANTIDOTE TO EGO, HUBRIS, AND DELUSION. Ryan Holiday   I just cannot stand to watch the hubris of Congressional testimony. I do not need commentators to realize that our nation has been sold. Those upholding the...

"A TIME IS COMING WHEN MEN WILL GO MAD, AND WHEN THEY SEE SOMEONE WHO IS NOT MAD, THEY WILL ATTACK HIM SAYING "YOU ARE MAD; YOU ARE NOT LIKE US." St. Anthony the Great   The one thing I have tried to do when I sit down to write this...