Monthly Archives: November 2010

What does that record say? Let’s ask Dr. Sowell! ~UPDATED

“The fact that this decision has been left until late in the eleventh hour, even though the expiration date has been known for years, tells us a lot about the utter irresponsibility of Congress.” No time for commentary or even opinion right now. The line I’ve quoted says all you need to know, doesn’t it? […]

Among my many blessings…

My only real hobby anymore is playing around with this computer. I’ve managed to develop a few online friendships over the years, many as a result of my friend in SoCal who now calls Texas Home. When we were stationed in Hawai’i, she sent me a link to an Australian blog that I just couldn’t […]

Sunday Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving Day comes, by statute, once a year; to the honest man it comes as frequently as the heart of gratitude will allow. ~Edward Sandford Martin The unthankful heart… discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, […]

Gotta LAUGH, dammit.

I won’t go into it, but there are things I just despise about holidays. And weekends. And people. Need cheering up. Before I head out to the Book Study my best friend leads, how ’bout a little Muppet Show…gotta LAUGH! And a video from 1978: Catch ya later. Thanks for stopping by.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Remember… The True Story of Thanksgiving, as told by Rush Limbaugh: “‘For this community [so far as it was] was found to breed much confusion and discontent, and retard much employment that would have been to their benefit and comfort. For young men that were most able and fit for labor and service did repine […]

The lost lesson of Thanksgiving ~ John Stossel

Stossel’s column tells us yet again about the near-starvation of the Pilgrims in the early 1600’s, as they attempted a new life on this continent. The Pilgrims at Plymouth Colony organized their farm economy along communal lines. The goal was to share the work and produce equally. That’s why they nearly all starved. Things had […]

Have you sacrificed your rights because you bought an airline ticket?

Many thanks to Jeff at Parrothead Jeff and Friends for the following video and transcript. The transcript, in case you don’t want to run the vid: Mr. Speaker, I rise this evening to announce that I introduced some legislation today dealing with the calamity that we have found at our airports with TSA. Something has […]