Tag: Politicians

Wisdom Is Greater Than Knowledge

An individual commented on an article I posted saying that “in order to truly fight the demogogues I (the site) must be bipartisan.”  He then accused us or me in particular of being a “poser, propagating an agenda, the pot calling the kettle black.”  I prefer to…

Morality And Politics

More than three hundred years ago philosopher John Locke, in his “Letter Concerning Toleration,” urged protection for almost all religious believers, except Catholics who were deemed loyal to a foreign prince.  Locke also rejected protections for atheists on the grounds that their…

Rejected by None of The Above

As the Virginia campaign for governor heats up I’m reminded of how much I hate elections. Every candidate, no matter what party they are attached to, drones endlessly on about all the wonderful things they are going to do for…

Virginia’s Ethic Reform Bill that Doesn’t

It seems that former governor Bob McDonnell’s alleged ethic violations are not that much of an embarrassment to the Virginia General Assembly.  When it comes to protecting their “perks” neither  Democrats or Republicans   care what the voters think. While praising…

Rhetoric Doesn’t Count Anymore

Yesterday I  received another fundraising “opinion survey” from the RNC  assuring me that they have my back.   How stupid do they think we are? It has been my pleasure to write a scathing retort on every  survey, and there have been quite…

Respect for the Law?!?

If you have any–that is, respect for the law–you ought to reconsider. We are controlled, after all, by psychology, and the “law” is a key player in the ploy. There is a division of the company called the State that…