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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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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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I Had Had My Arm Momentarily Possessed By My Dead Grandmother

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]
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  • I See the Education System Leaving People Behind

    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 Not Worried About 2012

    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]
  • I Know The Best Movie Of All Time

    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 Am Scots-irish

    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]
  • Health Confessions

    I am addicted to pizza
    I am addicted to pizza. That's all there is.… [more]
  • Funny Confessions

    Fight Club
    I just watched Fight Club for the first time, and I laughed a lot.… [more]
  • Other Confessions

    I am really annoyed at Anonymous Confessions and Stories
    Not 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]
  • Other Confessions

    I am just digging life
    I 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]