Category Archives: Dignity

President Obama and His Habitual Lying


In 1880, Mark Twain wrote an essay On the Decay of the Art of Lying. The art may have decayed, but the habit flourishes at the White House. Lies come in at least three flavors Lies told to be kind: We … Continue reading

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The Moon is Down? In the U.S.?


John Steinbeck’s 1942 novel The Moon is Down is about people of a small  village occupied by Nazi forces somewhere in Northern Europe. They become sullen and their obedience is bought at an increasingly high price. Free people cannot remain conquered. Re-reading … Continue reading

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Who and What is that Obama Person, Anyway?


Few know and they aren’t telling us. All we know for sure is that someone  wrote his semi-fictional (auto?) biography, that he tells us things that are often untrue and harmful and that he frequently does harmful things. Is this … Continue reading

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Having Tested One Nuclear Device this Month, What Might North Korea Do for an Encore?


More tests, probably, in partnership with Iran. Meanwhile, the U.S. and her allies want to limit North Korea’s access to gold while increasing Iran’s access, making them even happier sellers and buyers. On January 30th, I posted an article on … Continue reading

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If Reason and Compromise don’t Work, how about Music? Civil War could be a bad Alternative.


Music and verse have long encouraged churches, nations and others. Perhaps it’s time to try that again. Yesterday, I posted this piece because it provided a brief respite from the horrors of what now passes for civilization. It includes two … Continue reading

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Class Shows. So does its Absence.


I got this today in an e-mail from a friend. Posting it seemed appropriate even though it’s partially about the Fort Hood “Workplace” violence back in 2009. A doctor had the TV in his office on when news of the … Continue reading

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President Obama’s Negotiations Avoided Storm Damage.


The World’s smartest and firmest negotiator, President Obama has already secured agreements to spare critical metropolitan areas from significant damage due to Hurricane Sandy. President Obama, having previously demonstrated his superb negotiating skills in causing The Seas to halt their … Continue reading

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