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Quote Of The Day

on Sep 22, 2017

"To have good leaders you have to have good followers -- able to recognize just authority, admire it, be grateful for it and emulate it." -- David Brooks Brooks looks like the little twerp with the slimy smile and clip board behind the ju...

Wednesday Night Music

on Sep 20, 2017

Nice tribute to Motorhead. Great cover to a great song:...

I don't know what exactly the statistics are but I'm guessing tattoo parlours are doing very well these days. In general, and at least how I came to understand it here in North America and Europe, tattoos are/were symbols reflecting one's individual...

Hillary's Last Stand

on Sep 20, 2017

Er, no. Obama and Hilary have not 'mostly stayed out of the media limelight' since Trump's election. Does the media think we're obliviously dimwitted? They've been yapping left, right and centre from Obama's tweeting about the current administration...

Once you get past the bluster and noise, one can begin to see that Trump 'gets it' and is willing to call out bull shit: "Trump: "The problem in Venezuela is not that socialism has been poorly implemented, but that socialism has been fai...

Quote Of The Day

on Sep 17, 2017

"Okay, I'll shut up.  I'm not one that has to keep talkin'.  Some fellas just have to keep their mouths flappin', but not me!  I was brought up right, my pa used to tell me "shut up" and I'd shut up!  I wouldn't say nothin'!  One...

I think most intelligent and observant minds knew it was a matter of time before the remedial classes would turn their attention to Thomas Jefferson and eventually all the Founding Fathers. And so it was at the University of Virginia (the university...