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I Can Fix Society... Maybe

I found this amusing article on Cracked about the eight most wildly irresponsible vintage toys.  Among the contenders on this list are the Gilbert Glass Blowing Set, Gilbert Molten Led Casting, Gilbert Chemistry Set, and the Gilbert Atomic Energy Lab.  472 more words

Society

On Welfare

(from the archives)

I’ve been reading Martin Cruz Smith again – “Gorky Park” and “Polar Star”. It’s a fascinating snapshot of another country at another time, and the contrast of that vision throws the realities of our own time and place into sharp relief. 1,237 more words

Ex Tempore

A Teacher's Wish List for Helicopter Parents

Yep, it’s that time of the year again.  The end of August is looming which means your child’s teachers are hard at work cleaning, labeling and decorating their rooms and reading, discussing and sharing best practices with their colleagues.   1,377 more words

Hate

Rule #130: Holding establishments accountable for drinking and driving

This is just another example of the self indulgent, irresponsible masses trying to deflect blame and suck upon the teet of society’s 2-headed litigious whore mother…  … 437 more words

How To Be A Victor And Not A Victim !

We all have experienced negative things happening in our lives. These can range from things such as losing our job, getting an illness of some kind, losing somebody close to us to not having the right education or upbringing. 666 more words

Philosophy

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Choose to be a winner!

THERE IS NO TRY, CONT'D

Last night I left off with this line…It’s important to our own sanity and serenity that we make our decisions and pick our actions based on VALUES AND PRINCIPLES and that we affiliate ourselves with others who share those values and principles. 442 more words

POLITICS

My Letter to the News- Recent Article Posting Arrested Women

My heart sank when I saw that women recently arrested were posted for all to see, and for them to be further exploited. We have to understand as a community that there are certain things that need to be done to create and protect an atmosphere and culture and society of safe haven and healing and restoration. 634 more words

Modern-Day Slavery