Category Archives: Modern Life

Roger Ebert On “The One-Percenters”

At the current stage of maturity of his career and life Roger Ebert has been generous in sharing his thoughts and values on any number of issues that impact his life besides motion pictures. In a piece in his blog … Continue reading

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Countering Rush Limbaugh & His Ilk

Bill Eignor, whom I admire as a very articulate blogger, and outstanding human being has a post up on Antemedius.com and at Squarestate.net titled: The Face Of The Republicans, Rush Limbaugh, Racist Douche. In his posting he calls out Limbaugh, … Continue reading

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Veterans – They Are You, Don’t Forget Them

  Veterans may be your fathers, your mothers, your brothers, your sisters, your neighbors, your teachers, your waiters, your bankers, your firefighters, your doctors, your gardeners, your janitors, your grocers, your police officers, your mechanics, your plumbers, your newspaper deliverer, … Continue reading

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Robert Reich Has It Half Right

In his blog item titled “The Anatomy Of Intolerance” he expresses it half correctly when he attributes intolerant social behavior to fear, but it is not fear alone in bad economic times that causes intolerance to manifest itself in an … Continue reading

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American Entrepreneurial Ingenuity: Artisanal Pencil Sharpening

Former clip-art comic book author David Rees has launched an internet service sharpening pencils.  His Artisanal Pencil Sharpening service rivals any indulgence that can be found in the Nieman Marcus catalog for both its affordable price and its exclusive cachet. … Continue reading

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Clueless Loser File: Jesse Thornhill

  This young man was bound to get his mug plastered on the Internet, however, not for the obvious reason.  Everything would have been fine, Jesse Thornhill would have just continued living his non-descript,  boring life, were it not for … Continue reading

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Take Our Jobs

The Take Our Jobs website is starting to get some play in the mainstream media.  The site has an application form where any person, citizen or non-citizen can apply for the UFW training program, which would lead to a job … Continue reading

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