AGENDAS DISGUISED AS CONSPIRACY THEORIES: The ‘Protest Class’ Is By Design

Originally posted on The Oil in Your Lamp:
When I saw this meme on Face Book, I wondered to myself: how many people will think this is just ‘hate speech’ by some ‘right-winger’ without ever knowing that it expresses an absolute fact?! That is correct: there is fact behind this meme.  The fact is that…

The Age of Insta-Rage

We live in an age where “everything is seemingly spinning out of control” due to one thing – and it isn’t tribalism, white privilege, income inequality or a lack of “social justice.” The reason our society and culture seem so irrational is that we have reached a point where everything is about politics. Progressives have…

Yes, but He’s OUR Idiot!

I have voiced my intent to proceed with my anti-Hillary vote and cast it for Trump – but he isn’t making it easy. His speech in Cincinnati yesterday (actually more of an incoherent assemblage of rambling sound bites from the past) was embarrassing and immature on so many levels. It was filled with childish taunting…

Too Long, Did Not Read

“The tragedy of modern man is not that he knows less and less about the meaning of his own life, but that it bothers him less and less.” ~ Vaclav Havel Yesterday, I wrote that “creative destruction” inexorably ties capitalism to our representative republic – I know that sometimes (OK, often) my philosophical rants are…