This weekend something happened in my life  that I was NOT prepared for; didn't expect and has shaken some of my beliefs to the very core and at the same time reinforced other beliefs. This weekend my family, friends and...
Last Friday, there were State of Emergency rallies at most Los Angeles schools to protest the looming cuts to education in the city which will bring class sizes up to 29 for grades 1st-3rd and 38 children per classroom...
Happy Mothers Day!
A little nugget of Anglo-Irish history.


I am an atheist, but what does that mean?

The Dark Side

“Fear is the path to the dark side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.” ~YODA       FEAR: Perhaps mankind's oldest and most primal emotion.  If you can name one emotion most mammals share, it is fear....
It's highly unlikely that Miss Trust Fund Brat was even remotely interested in what the President had to say about his budget plan in relation to the obscenity Paul Ryan's trying to hawk, or the state of the declining middle class She obviously isn't thinking of the masses of unemployed or underemployed, of people who've flattened their 401K's simply to get by
This email is not about being a Republican or being a Democrat. It is about having some integrity and specifically, your lack thereof. As one of your constituents in Arizona's 7th Legislative District I wanted to let you know that I am outraged as a taxpayer at the time, money and effort spent on the ridiculous AZ "Birther" bill sponsored by State Rep. Carl Seel.

Devil’s Advocate

GOD had forbidden this one thing from Adam and Eve, the Fruit of Knowledge. The serpent tells Eve that eating the fruit will give them wisdom and make them like GOD. Eve takes the fruit and shares it with Adam. Their fate is sealed. GOD's anger causes him to banish humanity from the Garden forever. Adam and Eve are tossed out into the wilderness beyond. GOD gives them the freedom they coveted.
Every man, in his own opinion, forms an exception to the ordinary rules of morality. William Hazlitt Welcome back to"Exploring Morality". In this chapter we will have a more general discussion about morals and ethics than in previous chapters. Moving away...