I could have probably worded it better!

Let me say this about that! Catchin' up on what's goin' down!

Fred Hallman

Fred Hallman
New Jerusalem, Florida, The Milky Way.
December 02
Your Insignifigance on Tuesday! Not so bad the rest of the week.
The good ones!
Yes. Draft resister and apparently lousy husband material. Founder and first President (1982) of the(now) Tennessee Songwriters Association. Libra/Virgo cusp. I rate pass/fail. My commentary provides gradation. My blog is a no hate zone. I'll erase hate in a heartbeat!


DECEMBER 17, 2014 6:05PM

I'm not big on Holidays but...

I don’t generally care much for holidays given that for me, a man living alone, they mostly impact me as a day that restaurants are closed.

But I do enjoy Thanksgiving (a lot) and Christmas as a day to celebrate the birth of my Saviour Jesus Christ or YeshuaRead full post »

NOVEMBER 17, 2014 8:32PM

Nerd Candy

These are some of the songs and dances that the CERN physicists spent their down-time dawdling over while looking for the Higgs Boson in all the wrong places..

Just goes to show that you caqn't keep a creative mind idle for long.

First The Cernettes from 2000 before digital video even!… Read full post »


 Amanda awoke upon the morning of her 16th

birthday flush with the excitement of her youth

and filled with the promise of new worlds in the



As the drops of her morning shower alternately

tickled and stung her freckled skin she

dreamed ahead,Read full post »

OCTOBER 27, 2014 5:21PM

Tap-dancing priests! Really!

It is what it is!  Read full post »


  We knew him from this in his heyday Δ  


  To this as a long-time proud family manΔ   

  To this mug-shot in 2003 when we all laughed at how far the mighty had fallen Δ


And… Read full post »

SEPTEMBER 19, 2014 3:29PM

"Insanely Talented Babs and..."



I don't have much at all to add to a great duet performance on the new "Tonight" show between Barbra Streisand and Jimmy Fallon but who knew that he could sing even that good!  Babs we knew about. 


I for one enjoyRead full post »

{Foreword:  Before anyone starts screaming  "Je accuse" regardez "PLAGIARISM!" in a whiny Lewis Black intonation imitation allow me to  point out that the TOS of Wikipedia actually encourages the copy/pasting of their material .}

We were discussing the nature of fundamentalism on Rwoo… Read full post »

A veteran police officer, one Sunil Dutta, a professor of "homeland" security at Colorado Tech University, has been an officer with the Los Angeles Police Department for 17 years, and wrote a piece published yesterda… Read full post »

 If innocence means nothing to you, if it's too late to ever feel anything again, let me leave you this lullaby to help you keep sleeping and never feel the pain again until it's too late. 
If you miss it keep searching for your own, it may not be too late… Read full post »
JULY 31, 2014 12:01PM

Innocence ala Avril Levigne

      In my continuing campaign to proactively foster and encourage the wonderful concept of “Innocence”  in its various threatened forms in this sick world, I ran oddly enough across an unexpected ally in an Avril Levigne soulful lament.

The Cana

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JULY 30, 2014 11:51AM

Sympathy for James E..

Innocence!  What a concept!

Once in a blue moon I stumble across something that touches my heart in a way that greatly confirms my belief that God is Love!

This precious example of a 5 year old sister’s love forRead full post »

Now that’s what I’m talkin’ about!




Is Innocent” the new “Perverse”?

Is innocence the new perversion? 

Yes, if the morally dyslexic have their way.

Increasingly in both substance and rate, the moral memes that society used as building blocks for it's own construction are beingRead full post »

JULY 21, 2014 12:59PM

Forgiving Putin!


 Forgiving Putin! 

It is important for America to remember in the aftermath of the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 317 that there is a pall of Deja Voodoo surrounding the Issue.


We have been there before during the first Gulf conflict (sorry, I just don’t calRead full post »


 Photo courtesy of unknown internet artist.





 For the 50% of Americans who live close enough to the beach to day-trip this 4th of July season while Hurricane Arthur looms, the main threat likely will be rip-currents.

Now to the unwary these can be… Read full post »


This nonsense about the I.R.S.  dead and discarded hard-drive stops here.

This is not rocket science.

Most hard-drive failures are due to electronic issues on the circuit board or miro-chip, and worm eaten registries complicate retrieval but FAT (file allocation table) headers can… Read full post »

JUNE 15, 2014 3:59PM

To bomb or not to bomb.....

 [Photo courtesy Wikipedia]


  It has occurred to me that it just might be in America's best interests to simply allow Shiite Iran to expend their resources in defending Shiite Iraq, while we bolster at most the always friendly Kurds, letting them keep their oil… Read full post »

FEBRUARY 18, 2014 8:26PM

Mary Dyer-American Martyr and Saint



Ironically, if it had not been for the television show “Drunk History”, I would probably have never heard of Mary Dyer. 

 “In Vino Veritas” indeed.

Mary was an English immigrant to colonial America who was born into apparently wealthy circumsta… Read full post »

JANUARY 15, 2014 7:21PM

The Power of "IT"!

 Graphic "courtesy" of http://www.dentalxchange.com/home/Home


Never underestimate the power or importance of the small things in life.


I learned this in part from the films in the MIB trilogy.


One of the plots revolved around an important "whole universe"  &Read full post »

JANUARY 14, 2014 10:49PM

Cry me a river

JANUARY 14, 2014 10:24PM

But you don't know me

And just 'cause this is so sweet here's Diana singing
"Cry me a river"
Hmm, I remember singing this to y'all myself once long ago.
JANUARY 14, 2014 8:11PM

Town without pity!

′′mother and nursing child by Leo Da V.

Mama and child..Leo Da V.

Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels,

and have not breasts;

and though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all

mysteries, and all knowledge;

and though I have all faith, so that I could remove… Read full post »

A Titillating trio of tidbits from today’s tribune titles with a tertiary tie to a fourth!


I wish here to present first the good news, then the bad news of the day, and then an entertainment feature with an ancillary moral perspective uniquely apropos to the turmoil swirlingRead full post »

JANUARY 10, 2014 8:10PM

God is good!

I worship The Living God.

That may not be particularly intriguing to some nowadays.

I don’t care.

I seek to please God not them.

I don’t care to involve myself with the antithesis of that sentiment.

Nor will I tolerate it.

I don’t go on… Read full post »