The First Fourth of July

by Damon Huss,   We celebrate the Fourth of July with fireworks, parades, banquets, and barbeques. It is a holiday, a day to take a break from school or work and our day-to-day life to commemorate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence...

Being Homosexual was a mental illness

      In the 1950s and 1960s, some therapists employed aversion therapy of the kind featured in A Clockwork Orange to "cure" male homosexuality. This typically involved showing patients pictures of naked men while giving them electric shocks...

Corny One liners for giggles

How can you get four suits for a dollar? Buy a deck of cards.    What do you call a dinosaur that wears a cowboy hat and boots? Tyrannosaurus Tex.   How do we know the Indians were the first people in North America? They had...

Are Kids Born Smart

    Did you ever know someone that others referred to as a “brain”? It is a term most commonly used in a school environment referring to a top student. Often the “brain” did not seem to have to work hard at school,  he or she was viewed as...

A Message to Women From a Man: You Are Not “Crazy”

      You’re so sensitive. You’re so emotional. You’re defensive. You’re overreacting. Calm down. Relax. Stop freaking out! You’re crazy! I was just joking, don’t you have a sense of humor? You’re so dramatic. Just get over it already! ...

Goodbye

https://i.ytimg.com/vi/J6qxMP3deU8/hqdefault.jpg Goodbye - Air Supply

Air Supply - Goodbye - classic 90's pop ballad I can see the pain living in your eyes And I know how hard you try You deserve to have so ...

Lesson Learned

We have all met people who are so sensitive and difficult that no one knows how to handle them. In most situations walking away is an option, and you escape with no more than a little aggravaton. Some situations you just have to deal with.  You can...

The "Enemy"

      When I reflect on most of last century, and in to the 21st century, I realized there has been “an enemy” all my life. When I was a kid, I had to hide under a desk when we had an air raid at school. The “enemy” was coming by plane and...

"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself." FDR

  Currently, many Americans seem self-absorbed and even obsessed by the fear of Islamist terrorism. The murders in San Bernardino, California and earlier in Chattanooga, Tennessee have been exploited and exaggerated by politicians, especially those...

Why we must have an enemy ~

by Raphael Moses If an enemy did not exist, it would be necessary to invent one, said Nietzsche. Common sense has it that the enemy is wildly different from us, has many negative qualities, commits many evil deeds — usually against our own people....

Happy Father's Day to Dead Beat Dads

The topic for today is “Dead Beat Dads”. I have had first hand experience with these low lifes. With Father's Day coming up this weekend, I wanted to share my feelings on “Dead Beat Dads.”     There were quite a few of these guys. The one...