Table of Contents by Chronological Order (newest first) This Site Incarnation. Text essays.
74: Retarded: The Euphemism Treadmill
Thoughts on using the least among us as insults.
73. Open Letter to Never-Trump Republicans
I ask you to choose: Party of Lincoln? Or Party of Reagan / Trump? They are not the same.
71. Real People
A request that we keep in mind that an economy exists for people, people do not exist for an economy.
70. To Keep and Bear Arms
A proposal for a Well Regulated Militia as described within the Constitution, to serve the needs of the nation.
69. Second Amendment in Constitutional Context
The base Constitution specifically defines the meaning of the “Well regulated Militia” referenced in the Second Amendment. Constitutional text with explanation.
68. Four out of Five
Four out of Five Americans hate their government. The Democratic Party cannot succeed in this environment. Suggestions.
67. Let’s Make Some Laws
Some discussion of the legislative process, with recommendations for specific legislation.
66. What Democrats Believe
Based on my personal opinion and observations. An idealized version, perhaps.
65. This Can’t Be Happening
A bewildered look at what passes for political conversation in the United States.
64. Republican Platform Debunked
quick read <350 words
56: Spending Strike
55: Black and White
An apolitical essay about the skunks that live under my chicken house in my back yard. I wrote it before the disaster befell our republic and narrowed my focus. It’s just for fun; I hope you find it relaxing.
54: My America
51: Dodging Bullets
34: If You Needed A War
32: O’Jeffy Care
31: Heat Engines
28: A Boomer Weapon has been retitled to Spending Strike and amended. It is now listed at 56 above.
23: Pobody’s Nerfect
21: Fork in the Road
19: Ungoverned State
15: My Credentials
14: Two Stick Ice
12: Coup, Past Tense
8: The Electoral College, History and Purpose
(This version written between the election on Nov. 8th and the Electoral College vote. I will have more to say on this topic in future essays.)