Monthly Archives: July 2011

Former Louisana Governor Edwin Edwards Marries

I see 82 year old former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards has served his sentence. And promptly married a 32 year old “ prison pen pal.” Well, I am sure there are many reasons the newlyweds married. I have known a … Continue reading

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Did Modern Man Assimulate the Neanderthals?

I see that a researcher at the University of Barcelona says the overwhelming evidence is the far more numerous Cro-Magnon man assimilated the Neanderthals to produce modern “European man.” That may well be. But if that is true, it seems … Continue reading

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“Left VS Right”

In all the turmoil about the Norway mass murder, it appears the media has not only lost its mind, it cannot tell its left from its right. In the United States, the political left tends toward Socialism, while the political … Continue reading

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Am I Against Obamunism?

One of the spam comments asked “Are you against Obamunism.” No, I am not against Obamunism. I would not get that close to it. Stranger

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Play Party Fun, With And Without That Devilish Fiddle Music

In the parts of the world I wintered in, fiddle music was one of the Devil’s lures for boys and girls. Yet the dances in this video are very similar to the ones at the “play parties” parents would give … Continue reading

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If Policy Reflects Prejudice, Our Government Is Bigoted

The last time I saw a count, there had been 125 alleged terrorists caught in the US, or on the way to the US. Without exception, all were of middle eastern descent and all were Muslim. Yet FEMA and Homeland … Continue reading

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To A Young Man, On The Deficit

Despite your conviction that the Republicans are responsible for the soaring Federal debt, the facts say that the deficit is a Dimmocratic Deficit. Those who created it include Christopher Dodd, Harry Reid, Nancy Pelosi, and Barney Frank. Along with a … Continue reading

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Plato And The Courtesan

A very old story has it that Plato was explaining his Republic to a Courtesan. After Plato talked for some time, the Courtesan interrupted with a question. “All of that sounds very well, Philosopher,” said the lady of the court.”But … Continue reading

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A WWII Medley For The Fourth

Let’s start with Deanna Durbin, a great voice from the 1930’s, singing a song those who had a radio heard at least once a day between 1942 and 1945: Here is another Deanna Durban song that got a great deal … Continue reading

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Patriotic Songs For The Fourth – From When I Came From

This July Second, 2011, let me post a few appropriate songs. Starting with one of the greatest voices in American music, Kate Smith: This is a favorite of mine, and my father said it was my grandfathers favorite song during … Continue reading

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