My son Thomas, First Class Boy Scout, has been working on his Citizenship of the Nation and Citizenship of the World merit badges. Last night, he struggled with the differences between the duties and obligations of a citizen. The merit badge books describe duties and obligations as derived from citizen rights. For example, the right […]
I spent most summers, school vacations and weekends at my grandmother’s when I was going up. Planning for Christmas would take place all year. Besides the boxes upon boxes of 40 year old paper ring garland my uncle, aunt and mother made when in gradeschool, she collected all types of odd, bird-like, rare, whitetrash ornaments. […]
I don’t know why you wouldn’t want to get Jenny the bloggess to join in your focus group or write a review of your product? Seriously. She’s done a few of these and they generally start with her telling the companies they are nutz asking her, but Jenny gets the word out. She’s reviewed some […]
As I told a friend earlier today, I don’t agree with Obama’s politics, but I am aware of and happy for the historic nature of his election. He’s also my president and I want him to be successful. His success comes, however, first at understanding that just under half of the nation did not support […]
People are posting all over why they are voting for the candidate they are. Mike Doel gives the reason for HIS post as a sort of reminder to his future self on why he is voting for Obama. That makes sense and inspired this update from me.
I’m voting for McCain. On the […]