Cereal Ad brings out the Racists

I don’t care what anyone says; if nothing else, the Internet has proven without a doubt just how ignorant many Americans are when it comes to race relations. While I don’t think the majority of Americans are racist, I do think that we can be an uneducated fearful lot, and the Internet has given us […]

Consumer awareness

I am realizing just how complacent I am about the products I buy. Whether it is food or goods, convenience and addiction overrides my better judgement even when I know the truth. For instance, cigarettes. I have known that they are slowly killing me, I know that they are engineered to keep me addicted to […]

A loss for words…

I don’t know what I want to write about this morning. I was considering writing about hypocrisy today and how we are all guilty of it in one way or another. I was also a little riled up about more political stuff this morning, but I just don’t feel like writing about it because I […]

A Christian Nation?

Here is something that I really don’t understand. Despite all evidence to the contrary, conservative Christians INSIST that the United States is a Christian nation founded on Christian principles. Bat-shit crazy Michelle Bachman (and the rest of the Tea Party whack jobs) keep insisting that our founding fathers were Christian when they were not. They […]

Bedrooms of the Fallen

Memorial Day has always been important to me. My Mom made sure I understood about patriotism and the sacrifices that many have made in the name of freedom and the ideal of our nation. My Mom came of age during Vietnam and like many of her friends she knew many who went to serve or […]