Yes, Virginia, There Is A Christ In Christmas

Christmas isn’t about mistletoe, roasting chestnuts, or some fat guy sliding down the chimney.  It’s more like “Peace on earth; goodwill toward man.”  It’s the birth of Christ. Yet it’s not appropriate to say Merry Christmas because you might offend...

Taunting Us With Delusional Themes

In a recent Democratic presidential debate, Hillary Clinton said: “The United States isn’t at war with radical Islam.” Hillary’s competitor, Bernie Sanders, claimed climate change poses a greater threat than terrorism ever will. They’re taunting us with some...

It’s Time For Anti-Political Correctness Legislation

Freedom of speech can be an invigorating thing.  Being able to speak one’s mind can be liberating, but in certain countries of the world what you say will go against you and you may be hauled off and never seen again.  The United States Constitution gives us the right...

Society’s Loss Of Respect

Not long ago, I had a lengthy conversation with a state trooper.  He was eating lunch with my wife and I and he had some interesting things to say. In spite of my clever efforts to reveal his name he chose not to divulge it, nor did he want to go on the record or be...

Old Habits Entertain Reciprocal Thoughts

I’ve been fortunate to have seen many things and done far more in life.  We all have talents, if we dare peer within.  Of the many attributes that I lay hold, I’m proud to say I’m a songwriter – a lyricist.  Life’s precious indeed, yet, how boring it would be...