Monthly Archives: November 2012

Shop or Drop

“There must be more to life than having everything.” –Maurice Sendak And since most of us can’t have everything, we get …. wanting everything, instead. Which is damned good for business. We must know better. Don’t most folks learn to … Continue reading

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Still Fighting After All These Years

“When will our consciences grow so tender that we will act to prevent human misery rather than avenge it?” –Eleanor Roosevelt Happy anniversary, Gettysburg address, which Abraham Lincoln delivered on 19 November, seven-score and nine years ago now. It might … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day

Mankind must put an end to war – or war will put an end to mankind. –John F. Kennedy What the hell do we keep on fighting for? We must know by now there is no just war! –LLF We … Continue reading

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No Moderates Need Apply

Not sure I agree with every point in the following article, but I am reassured to have hard evidence that there are, now and then, limits to what hatred and fear, even fueled by endless money and bullshit, can achieve … Continue reading

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Use It or Lose It!

The rich have money. And the power that gives them is considerable — to say nothing of the arrogance, the sense of absolute superiority it also gives them. Trillions of dollars, and they grab for more every day. The only … Continue reading

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