Monthly Archives: March 2010

Ben Franklin on political favoritism

"History affords us many instances of the ruin of states, by the prosecution of measures ill suited to the temper and genius of their people. The ordaining of laws in favor of one part of the nation, to the prejudice … Continue reading

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Perspecitve – Unraveling

These are interesting times.  There is an overwhelming sense of unraveling. The media seems to be a shill for one political ilk or another.  Over and over I see distortions of the reality, presumably to prove/disprove some point in-line with … Continue reading

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Milita quote

“What, Sir, is the use of a militia? It is to prevent the establishment of a standing army, the bane of liberty. . . .Whenever Governments mean to invade the rights and liberties of the people, they always attempt to … Continue reading

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Health Care in the USA

Today Congress took steps to take control of and transform Health Care in America.  This is likely to get interesting. -There is no evidence government can control costs, in fact, in areas they meddle, prices go up.-There is no evidence … Continue reading

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Aldo Leupold quotes

"There are two spiritual dangers in not owning a farm.  One is the danger of supposing that breakfast comes from the grocery, and the other that heat comes from the furnace." "Fragrant little chips of history spewed from the saw … Continue reading

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Stirling engine

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Words to live by

  Gleanedfrom the net:Your fences need to be horse-high, pig-tight and bull-strong.   Keep skunks and bankers at a distance.  Life is simpler when you plow around the stump.  A bumble bee is considerably faster than a John Deere tractor. … Continue reading

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