Smart A** Cop

Smart-Ass Cop Two guys are driving through Alabama when they get pulled over by a state trooper. The trooper walks up, taps on the window with his nightstick, the driver rolls down the window, and the trooper smacks him in the head with the stick....

Healthy or inflated

What is the ego? There are many different definitions of the ego, all of which can get quite complex. My personal take on the ego is that it’s the part of us that feels the need to be special. It’s that part of us that seeks approval and by very...

William Buckley on Donald Trump from 2000

What about the aspirant who has a private vision to offer to the public and has the means, personal or contrived, to finance a campaign? In some cases, the vision isn’t merely a program to be adopted. It is a program that includes the visionary’s...

Anxiety In Depth Report

We all have probably experienced some degree of anxiety.  To what degree is really the problem.  I have been a diagnosed Agoraphobic for over 30 years.  It is in check as I take medication but I am not sure people understand the degrees of anxiety...

What is wrong with pity and is pity still a virtue?

Pity expresses a negative evaluation of the bad situation of others. Nevertheless people do not like to be pitied. What is wrong with pity and is pity still a virtue? The attitude of most people toward beggars or the homeless is a typical example...

Why do we dwell in the past ?

  After something stressful happens it would be nice if we could leave it behind and move on with our lives.  Sometimes we can.  For example, you might narrowly miss getting sideswiped by another car, feel stressed in the moment, and then shake it...

I hate this nice weather~

  How sad.  I am thinking about all the nice weather I will be missing this winter.  It's already bothering me.  Everything is so green, people smile more in warm weather, you can wear less clothes, flowers are still blooming and all I can think of...

My heart is breaking

I have known for a while something was wrong in the family.  We are very close but do not gossip about each other.  In the past months, I have heard from some reliable sources in the family, a young person in the family has a heroin addiction.  My...