One Ring to Rule them All- Part the Second; Kidz

If I showed photo arrays of the mug shots from kids arrested and released without trial over the past few years around Portland, people we lump together and call "Antifa", (which has become a...

One Ring to Rule Them All, Part First

One Ring to Rule Them All, Part First Ayn Rand identified and described them in 1964, as both a condition and a threat. If you have a shelf of select references, her book of essays...

To Pause and Reflect, The Fourth of July

As I've noted before I was born and raised in a company town. Coal mining. And every July 4th the mines shut down and the town gathered at our school football stadium, where half...

Manifest Destiny

You've no doubt heard the term "Manifest Destiny", as referring to the zeitgeist of our Nation as it expanded Westward, more specifically as Americans lined up wagon train after wagon train to emigrate to...

Stolen Elections and the Arizona Audit—A Case of First Instance?

The argument has been made, at least in the cryptic legalese of Twitter that there is no constitutional path back to restore the original winner(s) even if there is proof established about Voter fraud...

Judging Beauty, Goodness and Virtue

"If you judge Beauty or Goodness or Virtue solely based on what you see in the mirror you will likely die a painful death...whether old or young. Just ask Kurt Cobain" from St George Frederick, an old friend returned.