Monthly Archives: January 2017

My problem with you

“However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?” – Gautama Buddha My problem with you. You, that can quote verse on verse. You, that … Continue reading

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Franklin Graham’s groundhog day

For eight years, eight long years, President Obama has blocked the “son”, blocked his brand of mean-spirited Christianity. But Franklin Graham was confident his day, the day of reckoning was coming. Sitting on his mountain top in North Carolina, using … Continue reading

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Trumps war on the First Amendment

“Laws alone cannot secure freedom of expression; in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.” – Albert Einstein The “letters to the editor” in my local paper have not … Continue reading

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Trump doesn’t speak or act for me

I needed to climb. I needed to get above all the bullshit coming out of Washington if just for an hour or two. 1,000 feet of climbing to the top of John Rock in the Pisgah National Forest. There is … Continue reading

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The battle over our health

I watched a program last night, episode four, in a series called Life on the Line; The Lasting Impact. This episode was about Wilber “Wil” Alexander who has “sat at the bedside of the sick and the dying for the last … Continue reading

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Deplorables hate Guacamole

“Simply put, any policy proposal which drives up costs of Corona, tequila, or margaritas is a big-time bad idea. Mucho Sad.” – Senator Lindsey Graham, Twitter 1-26-17 How did the refrain go? Oh yea, “Build that wall, build that wall!” and … Continue reading

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Who’s afraid of the big bad wolf: Steve Bannon

“The media should be embarrassed and humiliated and keep its mouth shut and just listen for a while.” – Steve Bannon, New York Times interview 1-26-2017 I am sorry but how many days has Donald J. Trump been President? Oh yea, … Continue reading

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