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"The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule." H. L. Mencken
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Member Since Jan 25, 2010
Favorite Quote In the United States, doing good has come to be, like patriotism, a favorite device of persons with something to sell.
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Scary Momentary Possession Story I was mixing a drink and remembered an incident when, as a child, I set the shopping down, accidentally breaking a bottle of wine. My grandmother was pretty upset. Years later, I began to... [more]
Want To Know Why I Will See You On December 24, 2012? Because the reason the Mayan long calendar runs out on the twenty-third is that they ran out of rock. I think once enough of their old stuff gets dug up, we will find there is more than … [more]
What Makes A Movie The Best Of All Time Here is what I think makes a movie the greatest ever: Stands the test of time. That means at least fifteen or twenty years. Styles and tastes change. If a movie is stil… [more]
I See This, But Education Is A Two Way Street (I posted this in another group first, but I would have posted it here, if I had known this group existed. The kids and their families must want and appreciate education for it to be of … [more]
I Am Grateful That You Said Scots-irish And Not Scotch-irish I am grateful that you call us Scots-Irish and not Scotch-Irish.… [more]
I am really annoyed at Anonymous Confessions and StoriesNot that I expect to know who a person really is. We are seriously encouraged to use screen names, and with good reason. However, an anonymous person probably loses any hope of finding their story to see what comments there might be because there are so many anonymous posts. Why not pick a name and a good avatar and then post?… [more]
I am just digging lifeI must say that I am simply digging being around. My children are such fun to be around. My job is dirty, sweaty, and satifying. I sleep like a rock. The flowers on my porch are scorchingly bright. My dog and my cat are crazy. I have a new shaker of salt from South Africa, and the salt is delicerous. The last ten books I have read have been entertaining and even stimulating (yeah!). Everything smells really good these days.… [more]