To The Barricades

“Fairy tales do not give the child the idea of the evil or the ugly; that is in the child already, because it is in the world already…
…What the fairy tale provides for him is a St. George to kill the dragon.” – GK Chesterton

Welcome to the Medical Machine

There is trouble getting healthcare in America. 28 million lack coverage for healthcare and current pending legislation, that seems likely to pass (probably after some modifications) plans to add another 24 million to that. If you recognize this as a problem, the next step is to find a solution. Continue reading “Welcome to the Medical Machine”

A Rubbish Solution to Refuse

“One billion people [in the third world] have no access to toilets so they defecate out in the open. Three billion more have toilets, but their waste is dumped untreated, seeping into water and food supplies. About 800,000 children under age 5 die each year from diarrhea, pneumonia, and other common infections caused by unsafe water and sanitation.” – Bill Gates

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Vice Presidential Debate Recap

The political bloggers and internet news outlets are in a frenzy once again. Imagine that. There seems to be a bit of a flurry in the digital dovecote over the phrase “whip out that Mexican thing” in an election season that’s already overpopulated with gaffes. But that’s not what should stand out to viewers. Continue reading “Vice Presidential Debate Recap”