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Archive for July, 2005

Sex and Violence

Thursday, July 28th, 2005

I wasn’t surprised by the reaction to the uproar over “Grand Theft Auto.” Here is a game where the object is to steal cars and kill people. Obviously these are values that we shouldn’t be teaching our children, or even adults for that matter. But, with the aid of a ...

Add Yourself to the Pro-Life Category

Friday, July 22nd, 2005

Conservative Republicans claim to be Pro-Life, but some of them are only anti-Abortion but not truly Pro-Life. I am willing to accept the few Pro-Life conservatives to wear the Pro-Life label if they live up to the Pro-Life standard. So here is the challenge: Read More

Meet Karl Rove

Thursday, July 21st, 2005

This post will not be dealing with whether Rove is technically guilty of outing Valerie Plame to the media. Right wing spinmeisters keep coming up with more technicalities to defend him. He didn’t mention her name when he outed her (after all, Joseph Wilson has so many wives, who could ...

Honesty in Reporting

Friday, July 15th, 2005

I don't understand the media, but that isn't anything new for me. I read: "In May, the regular army lowered its recruiting goal to 6700 and still missed it by 25 per cent, while the reserve missed its monthly goal by 18 per cent and the guard fell 29 per ...

The 700 Club

Thursday, July 14th, 2005

After our workouts my wife brought me the news. She told me that The 700 Club is now telling its viewers to prepare for Nuclear War. Well, if you don’t know, the 700 Club is a TV show where they tell their viewers to be saved by Jesus Christ because ...

Denial is Not a River in Africa

Tuesday, July 12th, 2005

Denial is a state of mind where one refuses to acknowledge reality. In other words, once one refuses to acknowledge reality then by definition the person is living in a fantasy world. But, why would one choose to live in the denial of reality?In the 1960s people chose to live ...

July Fourth

Monday, July 4th, 2005

While we’re celebrating the Fourth of July this year, we all need to remember the official name of the holiday — Independence Day.  (Yes, I know you know that already.)  If there was a truth-in-labeling act for holidays, we’d have to call it Bow Down And Worship Our Perfect Government ...