This Is Just My Opinion...
- New Haven, Connecticut, USA
- August 18
- Work in progress.
MY RECENT POSTS
- Balthazar, The "Black" Wise
December 24, 2014 09:16PM
- The Pathology of Racism, White
Privilege, and Denial
December 21, 2014 08:00AM
- Christmas Colors
December 20, 2014 09:05PM
- The Racial Apocalypse: Advent
of a Return to Apartheid
December 13, 2014 01:27AM
- Police Killing Unarmed Black
People: Public Health Crisis
December 10, 2014 10:08PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “In it's desire and
effort to become the "one true
December 25, 2014 07:00AM
- “Back at you!!!!”
December 25, 2014 02:43AM
- “@Rw; Your last comments
speak directly to the issues I
forth in my post re
December 22, 2014 03:42PM
- “@JW; By all means,
please, by my guest....I'm
you would find
December 21, 2014 10:22PM
- “@PW, Thanks.....I hope
you find the followup just
December 21, 2014 08:44PM
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(We are engaged in a continuing discussion. Part I is on my blog, Part II is posted by on Faith Paulsen's blog. Feel free to catch up and catch on with your comments on any of these posts.)
Code Words, Symbols, Stereotypes, & Myths
HYPOTHESIS FOR THE OPEN DIALOGUE ON RA… Read full post »
My mother made me begin piano lessons at age 5. I continued until I was 13 years old. From kindergarten through eighth grade, I sat through an hour of musical training and at least four hours of practice each week. She purchased a Steinway, baby grand piano, to my father's chag… Read full post »
Which Mary are we dealing with here?
This is a comment turned post re Mary's "....Women Who Stand By Their Man"
These words On Marriage are from "The Prophet" by Khalil
You were born together, and together you shall be forevermore.
You shall be together when white wings of/… Read full post »
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
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