This Is Just My Opinion...
- New Haven, Connecticut, USA
- August 18
- Work in progress.
MY RECENT POSTS
- White Folks of the Bible
April 22, 2014 06:01AM
- Racial and Racist Code Words,
Symbols, Stereotypes, & Myths
February 25, 2014 09:07AM
- Reform It or Lose It!
October 15, 2013 09:35AM
- If This Shut-Down Shit
October 01, 2013 11:03AM
- White Flight From Planet
Marred by Passenger Diversity
September 18, 2013 07:29PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “Can there be any doubt
that it is illegal to be black
poor in America?”
June 02, 2014 07:55PM
- “@OJ; Thanks for weighing
in and contributing an
April 25, 2014 07:54AM
- “@II; Thanks for the
comment and the
April 24, 2014 08:27PM
- “As I said, debating this
is tedious, tiresome,
April 24, 2014 04:33PM
- “I'm not saying she
wasn't Greek. I'm saying she
in the context of
April 23, 2014 11:59AM
Ron Powell's Links
- MY LINKS
Angst, Hubris, Libido, and Fidelity: Marriage Counsellors were presented with this problem: A & B have been married for more than a few years. Suddenly A, having lost interest in sexual activity, decides to become celebate. B's interest in sex,… Read full post »
If you missed the May 5th installment of Hardball With Chris Matthews on MSNBC, go to the web site MSNBC.COM(on site, click on MSNBC TV then click on Hardball in drop-down menu, then click on the video with picture of fireman "race still a sore s… Read full post »
This man is a racist.
Why did the Senate Republicans choose him to lead the opposition as their ranking member of the Judiciary Committee in the upcoming confirmation hearings for the selection of a Supreme Court Justice to fill the seat to be vacated by retiring Justice Souter?… Read full post »
Monday, May 4, 2009
The New York Times Co. said last night that it is notifying federal authorities of its plans to shut down the Boston Globe, raising the possibility that New England's most storied newspaper could cease to exist within weeks.
%IM… Read full post »
"Not all women turn into psychopaths. Not all women transform into flesh eating bitches."
Your post is so recognizably truthful, saying so would be supremely redundant.
Creating, and identifying with, stereotypes occurs when people become intellectually and morally lazy.… Read full post »
The term Fourth Estate refers to
the press. The term goes back at least to Thomas
Carlyle in the first half of the 19th century. Thomas
Macaulay used it in 1828.
Novelist Jeffrey Archer in his work The Fourth Estate made the observation: "In May 1789, Louis XVI summoned to… Read full post »
For Fireeyes24 and others
who ought to be in
you've completed your
& I will help
you locate an
Have a great idea for a movie? Here are the steps to get… Read full post »
If you've read Theodora L'Engle Knight's post about forgiveness and her father, you can understand how and why this post was inspired.................
Forgiveness and apology are the currency that we use to buy our tomorrows in the course of human events and relationships. He/… Read full post »
The Mystery of The Missing Comments solved! I think. It may well be that I was looking at the comment stream of one post while thinking of another. Thanks to Lonnie Lazar's comment re an inconsistency in dates, I have been able to resolve the problem on my own, to my satisfaction.… Read full post »
Biden Predicted International "Torture" Test Of Obama
Back in October, two weeks before the election, Joe Biden warned
that America's enemies would test Barack Obama with an
international crisis within six months if he was elected president.
"Mark my words," Biden told donors at a Seattle fund-… Read full post »
I was wandering through Open Salon and stumbled upon a post that had been given the "editor's pick" designation. Interested in seeing just what makes a post an "editor's pick", I clicked on the avatar of the author and what I got is what you see here.
Now, I know that a… Read full post »
Degree Or Not Degree, Is That The Question?
Arizona State University spokeswoman, Sharon Keeler, said that the University awards honorary degrees to recognize individuals for their work and accomplishments spanning their lifetime: “Because President Obama… Read full post »
during the recent trip overseas..."Reach out and touch someone....." is
I'm from the old school, and somewhat technologically challenged. After reading some of the comments to your post, I suspect that … Read full post »
….“Your house is your larger body…..Your house shall be not an anchor but a mast.
It shall not be a glistening film that covers a wound, but an eyelid that guards the eye.
You shall not fold your wings that you may pass through doors, nor bend your heads… Read full post »
WANTED: A meaningful overnight relationship.
Talk is cheap, because the supply exceeds the demand.
I am having an out-of-money experience.
I live in my own little world, but it's OK, everyone knows me her… Read full post »
Thank you all for the acknowledgement of my posts for Kathy and Y Heron. It is your openness and honesty that makes it possible for me to find and dedicate selections for you.
Here's my trade secret: The dedicated posts are really comments that are too long for the space provided… Read full post »
Your post was refreshingly candid. If you are a writer, you are a fighter too. You can fight your way out of the doldrums. Just keep on writing.
Permit me to share with you the following from "The Prophet" by Kahlil Gibran:
“You work that you may keep pac… Read full post »
This post is for Kathy Knechtges and the others at this blog site who "get it". When a poem speaks to you and for you......
Desiderata &n… Read full post »
The Light Side Of The Transition
One day an old man approached the White House from across Pennsylvania Avenue, where he'd been sitting on a park bench.
He spoke to the Marine standing guard and said, "I would like to go in and meet with President Bush.
"The Marine looked at the man and… Read full post »
First, do no harm v Make a buck first
“First, do no harm….” is the primary moral and/or ethical imperative of the medical profession. It means that the interests and needs of the patient are to be placed above the interests and needs of the physician or caregiver. Profit driven cor… Read full post »