Confessions of a Closet Racist

“The only reason racism still exists is because no one will shut up about it.” This is something I’ve said – and believed. See no evil, speak no evil. But that doesn’t do anything about the evil. If anything, it perpetuates the evil. “Just as many white people are getting killed and bullied by theContinue reading “Confessions of a Closet Racist”

Is Our Freedom Ebbing Away?

This post is in response to the article: “Contact Tracing Program Introduced in Kentucky” on Lex18.com. Our newly appointed Kentucky governor introduced a seven month contact tracing program yesterday during a press conference. It’s basically a strategy to follow around  victims of COVID-19 (unspecified as to how) and then health officials will contact the dozensContinue reading “Is Our Freedom Ebbing Away?”

A Politically Incorrect Thanksgiving Poem

This Thanksgiving falls sixteen days after the presidential nomination. Some rejoice the results while others bemoan the abomination.   Verbal shots will be taken and friends will fall prey to the slander and abuse that will take place on this day.   No longer will just the blood of turkeys be spilled but those of our family and friendsContinue reading “A Politically Incorrect Thanksgiving Poem”

Debates and Racism Over Coca-Cola Super Bowl Ad

If you didn’t watch the Super Bowl last Sunday (or turned it off out of embarrassment), you missed an ad put out by Coca-Cola that has sparked much debate and criticism. In my family, we prefer Coke over Pepsi, even though only one of us can taste the difference. A big reason is because ofContinue reading “Debates and Racism Over Coca-Cola Super Bowl Ad”

Country Music Part I

I was a big fan of country music from my freshman year at high school up until about two years ago. After listening to so much of it, though, I came to the realization that they all sound pretty much the exact same. There’s just not much variety in that genre. But there are stillContinue reading “Country Music Part I”

Book Rec.: Rawhide Down

I love nonfiction books that point you to a specific point in time that may have lasted from several minutes to an entire day, and every facet of that event is digested and rolled over and over again, analyzing that particularly momentous moment in history. In the case of Rawhide Down, the event on display lastedContinue reading “Book Rec.: Rawhide Down”