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Sunday Morning (Horse) Opera – On Saturday

Sunday Morning (Horse) Opera – On Saturday
October 24, 2015
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Because tomorrow is St. Crispan’s Day, I’m doing our Sunday morning opera on Saturday.  Monday is the 26th.  We all …Read the Rest

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The Siege at the Wyatt Earp Birthplace Museum

The Siege at the Wyatt Earp Birthplace Museum
October 22, 2015
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Let’s face it, the time of year is a little appropriate for what is turning out to be a gunfight …Read the Rest

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Christian Forgiveness

Christian Forgiveness
October 22, 2015
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One of my big things, as a follower of Christ, is forgiveness.  In the Lord’s Prayer, we are told ‘forgive …Read the Rest

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Progressive Free Speech

Progressive Free Speech
October 21, 2015
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There are many ‘progressive’ ideas I  like, especially when it comes to a social welfare safety net.  Having lived in …Read the Rest

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Sunday Morning Opera: The Met, Mets, Dmitri Hvorostovsky’s Birthday & My Father

Sunday Morning Opera:  The Met, Mets, Dmitri Hvorostovsky’s Birthday & My Father
October 18, 2015
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The problem with opera is that is is this big, huge sport of kings and queens, but it is also …Read the Rest

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Why Aren’t They Defending Their Home Instead of Running Away?

Why Aren’t They Defending Their Home Instead of Running Away?
October 17, 2015
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Once again Donald Trump is in trouble for saying something that I think many of us have thought.  Why don’t …Read the Rest

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Obama & World War III

Obama & World War III
October 15, 2015
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“…It has been nearly impossible for two U.S. presidents — Bush, a conservative evangelical; and Obama, a progressive liberal — …Read the Rest

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Storm Chasers

Storm Chasers
October 15, 2015
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 Tuesday evening, a very wise woman wrote in an email: “…It is sad that so many people really do not …Read the Rest

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Economic Realities & Pie in the Sky

Economic Realities & Pie in the Sky
October 14, 2015
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A living wage is terribly important.  The problem is, what is a living wage?  Listening to the Democratic Debate, I …Read the Rest

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Obama Channels Phillip Queeg

Obama Channels Phillip Queeg
October 13, 2015
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Barack Obama is directly and indirectly responsible for the rise of ISIS because of his incompetence, delusional foreign policy, and …Read the Rest

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Christ Was Black, or a Palestinian & Other Revisionist Lies

Christ Was Black, or a Palestinian & Other Revisionist Lies
October 12, 2015
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I consider myself a historian.  As such, perhaps the entities I loath the most are revisionists.  I detest people who …Read the Rest

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Sunday Morning Opera: Luciano Would Be 80 Tomorrow

Sunday Morning Opera:  Luciano Would Be 80 Tomorrow
October 11, 2015
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It is rare that I laud a tenor.  But, let’s face it, Luciano Pavarotti was one of the greatest, ever.  …Read the Rest

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Media Political Hispanic Racism

Media Political Hispanic Racism
October 10, 2015
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On Friday, I was watching an interview on CNN with a woman who supports Donald Trump.  The CNN blond news-reader …Read the Rest

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9/11 Logic

9/11 Logic
October 10, 2015
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I don’t know who is worse, Donald Trump or the media.  From what I gather, what Trump said was that …Read the Rest

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The Great Big Fat Planned Parenthood Canard

The Great Big Fat Planned Parenthood Canard
October 9, 2015
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Silly me. I thought Planned Parenthood offered its services for free.  I was under the impression that was the reason …Read the Rest

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Who Said What?

Who Said What?
October 8, 2015
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Eugenics are a very nasty thing.  If you know nothing else about eugenics, just think about Khan Noonien Singh.  Eugenics …Read the Rest

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I Have a Very Real Problem with Progressives & Their Bigotry

I Have a Very Real Problem with Progressives & Their Bigotry
October 7, 2015
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I like many liberal causes.  Once upon a time, many causes which are now considered almost exclusively liberal were, in …Read the Rest

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Abuse & Caregiving

Abuse & Caregiving
October 6, 2015
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I’ve been thinking about this the past few days. There are so many different kinds of abuse. I think, when …Read the Rest

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Cultural Assimilation or Racism?

Cultural Assimilation or Racism?
October 5, 2015
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I know this one is going to get me in big trouble in some circles, but it needs to be …Read the Rest

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Sunday Morning Opera: The Pink Flamingo Is 10 Years Old Today

Sunday Morning Opera: The Pink Flamingo Is 10 Years Old Today
October 4, 2015
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There is a reason for the white rose.  It symbolizes hope, renewal, and homage to new starts, and is symbol …Read the Rest

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The Poodles of War

The Poodles of War
October 2, 2015
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I rarely use these images.  I am using them now, because I don’t know how else to phrase what is …Read the Rest

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The Stupidity of Planned Parenthood

The Stupidity of Planned Parenthood
September 30, 2015
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Yes, they are stupid.  Planned Parenthood is its own worst enemy.  They have allowed themselves to be painted into a …Read the Rest

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Water on Mars

Water on Mars
September 29, 2015
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This is the game-changer, if we allow it to be. I can wax poetic about the discovery of running water …Read the Rest

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FOR SALE: Alamo Canyon Ranch

FOR SALE:  Alamo Canyon Ranch
September 28, 2015
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Address: E024 Alamo Canyon Road County: Lincoln City: Hondo State:New Mexico When you step foot onto the Alamo Canyon Ranch, …Read the Rest

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Sunday Morning Opera: Baritone Perfection

Sunday Morning Opera: Baritone Perfection
September 27, 2015
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(Source) Last night, Peter Gelb missed a great opportunity to rake in extra bucks by not grasping the fact that, …Read the Rest

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Music & Faith

Music & Faith
September 26, 2015
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Friday was a day of amazing music in NYC, starting with Pope Francis at Ground Zero.  It started with the …Read the Rest

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Forgiving the Impossible

Forgiving the Impossible
September 25, 2015
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I was listening to two women who had been abused within the Catholic Church.  They were on CNN, telling how …Read the Rest

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How The Metropolitan Opera Blew It

How The Metropolitan Opera Blew It
September 24, 2015
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Ten years after the Emancipation Proclamation, the first opera company in Washington, DC was founded, in 1873 by former slaves.  …Read the Rest

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Why I Am “Anti-Vaxx”

Why I Am “Anti-Vaxx”
September 23, 2015
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Did you know that only about 10% of allergic and reactions to immunizations are reported?  That is one of the …Read the Rest

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US Soldiers Prosecuted for Stopping Pedophiles

US Soldiers Prosecuted for Stopping Pedophiles
September 22, 2015
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Yep, the headline sickened me.  I had a very good friend who grew up in Nazi Germany. Her father did …Read the Rest

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