I Wish America Wasn't Becoming a Facist State

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    The Flag That Was the Symbol of Slavery On the High Seas For a Long Time Was Not the Confederate Battle Flag, It Was Sadly the Stars and Stripes. --alan Keyes

    27 November 2007 A few months ago, an activist friend of mine was very excited to share that the US flag as we know it, has not only had many incarnations throughout history, but more importantly, the orientation of the lines is significantly symbolic. The Stars and...
    Artiface Artiface
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jun 12, 2008

    Big Brother Isn't Watching...

    16 January 2008 “Big Brother isn’t watching. He’s singing and dancing. He’s pulling rabbits out of a hat. Big Brother’s busy holding your attention every moment you’re awake. He’s making sure you’re always distracted..."...
    Artiface Artiface
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 11, 2008

    A lot of people want absolute freedom

    and no government. That's how we become Somalia or Rwanda.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits
    22-25, M
    Jan 8, 2015

    Puppet Race 2008

    (from the archives) 04 March 2008 "Hell, I never vote for anybody. I always vote against." ~ W.C. Fields Today is Vermont Primary Day. I am not ready. I am not ready because I have no idea what the hell is going on or who to vote for. As much as I read, as much as I...
    Artiface Artiface
    41-45, F
    Jun 12, 2008

    "I'm Not An Economist But...

    28 February 2008 This morning's Yahoo Top Stories headlines read: Economy Slows to Near Crawl* followed by: Bush: US is Not Headed Into Recession* Maybe it's just me, but those two appear to contradict one another. When headlines clash, one is forced to consider the...
    Artiface Artiface
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 11, 2008

    The Advance of Civilization Is Nothing But An Exercise In the Limiting of Privacy"

    05 December 2007  -- I. Asimov; Foundation's Edge What is privacy? We all claim to want it, yet we all willingly give it up in various ways nearly every minute of every day - and the internet is the gossip queen of the global neighborhood. Yesterday, I signed up for...
    Artiface Artiface
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 11, 2008

    "I Remember....the Alamo." ~ Pee Wee In Pee Wee's Big Adventure

    06 March 2008 On this day in history - General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna recaptured the Alamo after "Texians" Davy Crocket, Jim Bowie, William Barrett Travis and (approx) 186 others held it during a 13 day siege before they were all killed. The Mexican casualties...
    Artiface Artiface
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 12, 2008
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