"The time has come," the Walrus said,
"To talk of many things:
Of shoes--and ships--and sealing-wax--
Of cabbages--and kings--
-Lewis Carrol, The Walrus and The Carpenter
The time has come to talk ...
I’m fixing to deal with some grown up truth right now and I’d appreciate it if you’d hear me out.
Lots of discipline? Shield them from questionable tv shows and movies? Raise them with a faith in god and bible morals?
I had ALL those things and I was basically a criminal from the age of 14 ...
A number with various connotation, none of which are relevant to this reflection.
In this case it is merely a measure of longevity in years.
I can turn to my Facebook page as the ...
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE…
Rhetorical Candles on the Birthday Cake
Pearls of wisdom and piles of horse dung from various political types born in May:
"Economic growth without social ...
It was late 2012, on a week day, about 5:00am. I’d just sent my husband out the door with his lunch and was brewing myself a cup of tea to enjoy in front of the odious "Morning Joe," when he ...
A little more than a month ago, vaunted New York Times author David Brooks wrote an introspective piece entitled The Moral Bucket List . In that space, a typically pensive Brooks reflected on ...
Nine people shot to death at a family restaurant .
Dozens of others stabbed, beaten, and seriously injured.
Over 100 guns recovered.
Sounds like one of the ...
Labor organizations oppose the Trans Pacific Partnership Trade deal in a rally outside of the Capitol in May 2014.
His name is Michael Wessel. He has served on the U.S. ...
From inside the belly of the beast on trade comes an illuminating view on the secrecy around the Trans Pacific Partnership. From an insider. Who knows. And he says: Sens. Warren and Sanders, and a ...