Tag Archives: common sense

Are We Not All Guilty?

It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts” -Sir Arthur Conan Doyle He died almost 100 years ago and we still haven’t … Continue reading

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Clarity Amid Confusion

“Too many people today act as if no one can honestly disagree with them. If you have a difference of opinion with them, you are considered to be not merely in error, but in sin. You are a racist, a … Continue reading

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Common Sense In The House Of Lords

“Borrowed” from the blog of Ann Althouse. The world is changing and too many people are sitting back and only watching. Citizenship is a participation sport, even in The House of Lords. Read the rest of the story here… Peers … Continue reading

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Dad Was Way Ahead Of The Crowd

My father was way ahead of the crowd. Over the last few months and prior to all the election craziness, we were seeing and hearing about #TheTalk.  The narrative was that the situation with police violence against young blacks had … Continue reading

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May I Have Your Attention Please?

Just yesterday, I was having an e-mail conversation with someone three time zones away about the benefits of being an active blogger. You learn and share “stuff”. This morning, I checked out one of my favorite blogs, Cultural Offering.  There, … Continue reading

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Still Hiding

I am still hiding and weighing the consequences of the choice I must make in the next 24 hours or so. The options all have pros and cons. None are easy. Observing what I am, it seems that some of … Continue reading

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Parking Rules

The sign says it all. . . and it applies to fire engines also.

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Wisdom

“Impartiality is a pompous name for indifference, which is an elegant name for ignorance.” G. K. Chesterton– The Speaker, Dec. 15, 1900 Out of all the people of history, GK would be the one that I would want to have … Continue reading

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A Comparison​

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Really?

Here is a video by Mike The Cop, who lives and works somewhere in Michigan.  He’s a funny, yet serious guy and his videos are designed to explain aspects of police work to the public. In the video below, he asks … Continue reading

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