With the hugely helpful but misleading and often inaccurate information, I utilized the internet to research something I heard about Elvis Presley. Having been a fan and enjoying his music for much of my life I was a bit upset when I heard that he was a racist and a pedophile. I began looking into… Continue reading Racist AND a pedophile?
I have a hypothesis: Ending slavery in the United States of America can be connected to the inevitable end of the world. Now that I have your attention, I will draw a distinct line from slavery the environmental crisis we are now faced with. Disclaimer: I do not blame the end of slavery with the… Continue reading Ending Slavery will end the world
All men are created equally; sounds too good to be true. That is because it is not true. All men (or in the PC world in which we live: women, men identifying as women, women identifying as men, trans gender, or just simply "them") are not created equally. (For the attempt at brevity "them" will… Continue reading Equally
In my lifetime I have made a habit of helping others. Most recently I helped a stranger out at a brake/muffler/tire place with his bill. I have done things as simple as hold a door for someone to allowing a homeless person to shower at my apartment and provided him with a meal and old… Continue reading Because I Care
This saying was introduced to me about 10 years ago by someone whom I now consider one of my best friends. This saying was being related to the art of rock climbing. Upon becoming more and more experienced as a rock climber I notice how true this statement is. Other climbers who know a little… Continue reading A little bit of knowledge is a dangerous thing
I’ve written before about a teacher whose class I was enrolled during my High School career. His message I understood was to surround yourself with people who are going to benefit you. Upon reflection, I realize that perhaps I misunderstood what he meant or at least what he intended with what he said. The way… Continue reading Being with people of value?
Being trustworthy is difficult. While contemplate this statement I better understand the deeper meaning of a saying I once heard from a colleague well I was working in a machine shop after I made a mistake. You see, leading up to the mistake, I had worked for this machine shop for a month. While working… Continue reading But it makes me difficult to be around…