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Weeks of feverish preparations, all for naught....


“Don’t get hit.”

~~ First rule of fighting ~~

The Beauty of Aging

Hell, I give up… I’ve been sitting here staring at this screen for twenty minutes, without a single idea for an intro going through my head… This means I have to admit it isn’t going to happen today. 771 more words

Daily Pearls Of Virtual Wisdom

"Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking." H. L. Mencken

We all have a conscience. God gave it to us. Jesus expects us to respect it.

The simple way to see it is as Mencken suggests. 30 more words


The Unbelieving Mind

Faith may be defined, briefly, as an illogical belief in the occurrence of the improbable.  Or, psychoanalytically, as a wish neurose.  There is, thus, a flavor of the pathological in it.  100 more words


Letter to a Court Historian about Forrestal’s Death

Letter to a Court Historian about Forrestal’s Death

by DC Dave

H.L. Mencken aptly called them “the timorous eunuchs who posture as American historians.” That was in 1920, but little has changed. 2,101 more words


You can’t do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.

– H.L. Mencken