I’ve never held high political office, or low political office for that matter, but I’ve noticed that when people who assume key political positions are sworn in they typically have to place their hand on a bible and swear to faithfully fulfill the duties and responsibilities of their offices, “so help me God.” Here’s my […]
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Right-Wing Math Test Question If you have $1,000 and the government takes away $500, how long will it be until taxpayers rise up in an armed revolt? Left-Wing Math Test Question If you have $500 and the government gives you another $500, how long will it be until peace, prosperity and wellbeing circle the globe?
Philosophers are a funny lot. They often expound endlessly on ideas that, for the rest of us, are difficult to understand or appear exceptionally arcane or, sometimes, bizarre to the extreme, but which are indeed accurate and relevant. For example, René Descartes, a seventeenth century philosopher said that supposedly flesh and blood politicians, politicians who, […]
I’ve come up with a surefire way to get myself elected to any public office I choose. This plan is so foolproof that I could even use it to, where the law allows, get voted into several positions concurrently, thereby allowing me to really rake in the government dollars without having to resort to corruption. […]
Whether I’m labeled as being on the left or on the right of the political spectrum greatly depends on the topic that’s being discussed. In conversations about solely social matters, I’m usually called a liberal. When purely economic issues are on the table, I’m generally pegged as a conservative. However, I wholeheartedly agree with the […]