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Table of Contents by Chronological Order (newest first) This Site Incarnation. Text essays.
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
62. The View From Here, Late August, 2017
61: A Well Regulated Militia
60: Negative Campaigning: The Death of Democracy
59: Third Parties and Independents
58: Hating America the Republican Way
57B: Government Tasks and Actions
57: One Honest Republican
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
53: No Package Deals – Why?
52: Western Education is Forbidden
51: Dodging Bullets
50: Democratic Campaigning 2018 / 2020
49: Congressional Dereliction of Duty
48: His Call for Hillary’s Assassination
47: Democratic Campaigning 2
46: Addressing Global Warming
45: Plutocracy – Oligarchy
44: Democratic Campaigning 1
42: A Call for a Liberal Media
41: Constitution, Why and What
40: Dear President Trump
39: Impeachment Call, Short Version
38: The Constitution, the Supreme Court, and Elections
37: Work and Mortality
36: The Machinery of Government
34: If You Needed A War
33: Thank You For Your Service
32: O’Jeffy Care
31: Heat Engines
30: The Free Press Isn’t
29: Broken Century, Broken Reasoning
28: A Boomer Weapon has been retitled to Spending Strike and amended. It is now listed at 56 above.
27: All Weather is Global Warming Weather
26: Talking and Doing
25: Toward a Working Democratic Message
24: Crooks Like Trump
23: Pobody’s Nerfect
22: Objective Reporting
21: Fork in the Road
20: The Man Who Started It
19: Ungoverned State
18: Media Recommendations for #TheResistance
16: Global Warming Ice Part 2
15: My Credentials
14: Two Stick Ice
13: Coup 2016: The Players
12: Coup, Past Tense
11: What Is The United States?
10: Rational Transportation
9: The Dangerous Topic of DNA
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.)
7: No Double Dipping Presidents Allowed
6: War Then and Now
5: A Repairman Looks At Weather
4: A Conservative Person
3: The Annotated Constitution
2: I Love the Poorly Educated
1: Starting Where We Are