A Good Example

Posted by on Dec 10, 2009 in Politics, quotes | No Comments

“Setting a good example is far better way to spread ideals than through force of arms” Ron Paul

Paper is Poverty…

Posted by on Mar 22, 2009 in Economics, quotes | No Comments

“Paper is poverty.  It is only the ghost of money, and not money itself.” Thomas Jefferson

Fiat Currency

Posted by on Feb 22, 2009 in Economics, Vocabulary List | No Comments

Fiat Currency: Currency that a government has declared to be legal tender, despite the fact that it has no intrinsic value and is not backed by reserves. Historically, most currencies were based on physical commodities such as gold or silver, but fiat money is based solely on faith (faith in a corrupt government and corrupt corporate bankersters).

Imperfections

Posted by on Jan 4, 2009 in quotes, Religion | No Comments

I heard a quote awhile back from St. Francis de Sales   “your imperfections die 15 minutes after you”.   Wow, what a concept to meditate on.  If you are like me you have many, many imperfections.  The thought that these are so stubborn they take 15 minutes to give up after our lives have […]

Forced Birth Fanatic

Posted by on Dec 26, 2008 in Politics, Religion | No Comments

While perusing comments on Obama’s change.org website today under advancing reproductive rights and health in the new administration, I ran across this statement from more than one person.  Here is one example: “the forced-birth fanatics want dead women, must have their dead women! Those women had sex, so they must die! “  Maybe I have […]

Pray for Barry

Posted by on Dec 8, 2008 in Politics | No Comments

  I stumbled across a blog the other by Taylor Marshall while doing a google search for the Franciscans website on my iPhone.  Google is a strange thing.  It can either take you directly where you had in mind or somewhere completely different that ends up in the creation of a blog piece.  Mr. Marshall […]

Oops…Motrin Baby Wearing Ad

Posted by on Nov 17, 2008 in Parenting | No Comments

Motrin came up with an ad campaign that “done messed with the wrong crowd”. After receiving, who knows how many, complaint letters Mortin issued this apology:   This may be too little too late for Motrin. I think they will be kicking themselves for this one for quite some time. With my first three I […]

Why I’m Glad Obama Won

Posted by on Nov 5, 2008 in Politics | No Comments

Last night we witnessed history and I actually am very excited about the future.  You might wonder how I could possibly be excited about our countries future when we just elected the most pro-death president in the history of our great nation.  How could I be excited about the thought of losing my freedoms: speech, […]