The nascent political party 1787 for America introduced itself in 2013 by promising it would provide an arena for populist, bottom-up participation in the choosing of the next President of the United States. Choose whomever you like — let the people decide, declared 1787 for America. But as with the billionaire-funded group Americans Elect, these […]
By all appearances, gone. I have to believe something will come up from the roots.
Life is too short to live with regrets.
— Drizzy (@lDrake_YMCMB) April 25, 2014
You know, I wish I had said that first, because aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa….
Washington, DC was the home of Americans Elect, the corporate enterprise that attempted to elect a president friendly to finance capital in 2012. Former junk bond prince Peter Ackerman housed the political corporation’s headquarters a mere block away from the White House.
I write in the past tense because Americans Elect exists only in the […]
I’m not one to simply post links, but look at this image, think about who’s not going to be rioting and killing innocent people because of it…
… and then ask yourself, who’s making Islam look bad? Some filmmaker, or the crowds of zealots killing people in the name of someone who’s been dead for […]
I received a helpful reminder in an e-mail message this afternoon:
Jesus died over 2000 years ago. Nobody has ever referred to him as the late Jesus, Not even the heathens. Nowhere in history. Nowhere has He EVER been referred to in the past tense! He is the Living God!
97% OF YOU […]
In March of 2009, Christian evangelist David Wilkerson shared a message from the Holy Spirit, reiterating an old prophecy of flaming American doom that was “about to happen” thanks to (yes) the gays:
I am compelled by the Holy Spirit to send out an urgent message to all on our mailing list, and to friends […]
The compost test I’ve arranged in my garden this year has come to an end with the long-drawn out death by nibbles of the pumpkin sprouts I planted as seeds in plain dirt in June:
Just a few feet away, the pumpkin seeds I planted on the same June day in compost-amended soil (but […]
Number of people, including non-Americans, killed in the attacks of September 11, 2001: less than 3,000
Number of people, just Americans, killed every year because they don’t have health insurance: nearly 45,000 (link | link | link; publication full text)
United We Stand?
I’m one of those people who don’t subscribe to cable television. I can’t afford it lately, and even if I could afford the expense I wouldn’t take it on. I’m impatient at cable television when I’ve encountered it: there’s so much noise, and so little content of interest, to me at least. To compensate for […]