The Hanging of Jake Spoon, a Cautionary Tale for Trump Haters and Democrats in...

(I first wrote this in 2010, as notice to Democrats that they were running with outlaws, and certain laws apply when they do do that. Well, today, six years later, the Democrats, God bless 'em,...

Never Take Yourself Too Damned Seriously; Saving Ben Howe

As a writer, Ben Howe is a good IT guy, and as a critical thinker, he's an absolute DaVinci with Sarah Palin's cleavage. But Ben Howe thinks he's good at both. Hence the title. I met Ben once, at the 2011...

Missionizing Millennials, Saving Ben Shapiro

Recently Rev Billy Graham said that if people are going to call themselves "Christian" it would be helpful if, from time to time, they would mention Jesus. An obverse to Rev Graham's point was...

Will Establishment Elitism Win Again in 2016?

This is one of my favorite "Famous Common People I Have Known" stories (available at Amazon) about a man who personified the turned-up-nose imagry we are seeing once again in this new election cycle. It...

The Doctrine of Liberty, The Original Republican Brand, Who Owns It?

I claim primacy for the GOP that is the older of the two, as well as the one that claims the greater chance of actually growing in size

Who Shook the Jar, by Mark Twain

0   Says it all about who's turning Americans against Americans