A Political Post

I find it funny. Social media is rife with the fallout from the plea deal of the current president’s staffers on campaign finance fraud. I am not surprised by this. I am not a fan of Trump. I wasn’t even a fan from his days on reality TV (or is that still going on?). InContinue reading “A Political Post”

We’ve Got to BE Better

I’ve wanted to keep politics largely away from this site. Those topics I’ve brought up recently have been intended to be in a questioning form, talking more about the idea of something abstractly rather than any direct commentary. My thought is that I want to provoke contemplation rather than an emotional reaction to what IContinue reading “We’ve Got to BE Better”

Micro-Nations

In another bout of trying to flush out an idea by writing it out, I wanted to explore an idea I’ve been mulling over: corporations as micro-nations unto themselves. If one thinks about it, one can almost envision it. Departments can be seen as statehoods or in a smaller scale, local municipalities. There are laws,Continue reading “Micro-Nations”

Us vs Them

It seems too daunting to even approach. This modern cynicism that appeared to culminate with the election of Donald Trump continues to grow in this country. This “us vs them” mentality. You are with us or you are against us. What the hell does that even mean? It doesn’t matter which side of the politicalContinue reading “Us vs Them”