Tag Archives: Logic


If you don’t like reality relabel it. Advertisements

Posted in Uncategorized, Churning Lawyers, Plain English, Capitalism | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Poison Pill Part II

Again, from The Land of Unintended Consequences: The racist Poison Pill was added to the Civil Rights Bill of 1964 in hopes of killing it. The Bill passed anyway and the poison subsequently tapped into the then dormant radical fringe … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Expository Writing, For Feminists, Government, Mass Media, Observations, Plain English, Politics, Suicide, Suicide | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment


This’ll put a bee in your bonnet: The sale of marijuana is illegal. Propaganda promoting the legalization of marijuana is selling. Propaganda promoting the legalization of marijuana is therefore illegal.

Posted in Humor, Observations, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Musings on Luck

Are you still fighting the good fight for equality? While examining my punk Lottery Ticket just the other day a thought flitted across my mind: What if luck were equitably distributed? It apparently isn’t. I must have used up my … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Observations, Personal History | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dancing with the Dead

Life can be measured in many ways – chronological time is but one. Using the biblical allotment of three score and ten as a benchmark and allowing eight hours of sleep to prevent going completely mad; we measure out our … Continue reading

Posted in Capitalism, Expository Writing, Mass Media, Religion | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Time-Honored Conflict

There is no logical correlation between chronological age and wisdom. Wisdom is something you seek. If you do not value it, if you do not seek it out, you will not find it. Wisdom is not genetically endowed nor is … Continue reading

Posted in Capitalism, Economics, Expository Writing, Government, Justice, Plain English, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Plagiarists

Plagiarism in the usual, legal sense has to do with works published for profit or acclaim. It may be scientific research, books, magazine articles, plays, music and lyrics for sale. It is passing off an idea without acknowledgement that you … Continue reading

Posted in Expository Writing, Plain English | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment