Monthly Archives: April 2009

Revenue shortfall

Something I’m NOT hearing much about is the decreased revenue the government is taking in due to the decrease in sales/productivity.  My sense is that all of this current government spending will produce large revenue shortfalls in the coming years.  … Continue reading

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Swine Flu

The media is giving a lot of air time and ink to the Swine Flu outbreak that started in Mexico and has begun to spread around the world.  It appears to be the most deadly in Mexico with over 150 … Continue reading

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Vilification and Sensation

The vilification and sensationalizing of liberals is, in my opinion, a foolish tactic.  It polarizes and really only appeals to the congregation, it does not win converts.  It also clouds rational thought.  The exaggeration of liberal positions and agenda discredits … Continue reading

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Marcus Aurelius

"If anyone can show me, and prove to me,that I am wrong in thought or deed,I will gladly change.I seek the truth, which never yet hurt anybody.It is only persistence in self-delusionand ignorance which does harm."– Marcus Aurelius

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Dream quote

"To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act." – Anatole France (1844 – 1924)

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Doctor Who Quote

"You know, the very powerful and the very stupid have one thing in common, they don’t alter their views to fit the facts, they alter the facts to fit the views, which can be uncomfortable, if you happen to be … Continue reading

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Torture?

Torture is wrong, it is illegal (on paper, it is rare that anyone is actually punished for it) and immoral. Where the issue gets sticky is how it is defined.  I believe I could argue that certain classes that I … Continue reading

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