Archive for May 2019

Judging Others

I’m impressed with how our policing agencies are promoting the slogan, “See Something Say Something.” During the course of my life I made a few friends who are in law enforcement. As I have gotten to know them personally I find them no different from me on the surface. Obviously just as I was indoctrinated…

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Good News Ain’t Good for Business

Our society is so media driven that things are rated by how popular it is. If something does not have the WOW factor most of us tend to ignore it. The entire media industry is driven by a rating system with bad news usually driving the highest ratings. If we are allowing negative influences to…

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How Low Can We Go

Looking at the public discourse one wonder’s, just how low are we willing to go just to get a win? I’m am not a perfect person by any stretch of the imagination but at my heart of hearts I do not want to see others suffer, not even if it cost me gain. Yes I…

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The Power of Deception

As I look back over time it is truly amazing how most of us are so easily deceived by a “good sounding argument” that we hear or see. I grew up with television. This is a very powerful medium that broadcast product, thoughts, opinions and ideas to the public. We spend countless hours consuming what…

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Control Your Mind

Many people are very ignorant about how their mind works. It is a case of whether the dog is wagging his tail or is the tail wagging the dog. Do we allow our minds to tell us what to do and follow its lead or do we take control of the mind and direct ourselves…

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Incivility and Tribalism

At nearly three score and ten years I have lived through 17.5 election cycles to vote for the President of the United States of America. During my first few cycles I was not able to vote because of my age and my race. Even when I had the legal right to vote I was denied…

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