Monday, July 19, 2021
The Consequences of Prohibition (or "Not Everything Has to be Mandated")
(Written July 2, 2015, probably in response to some zealot wanting to criminalize plastic bags) "I'm not one for unnecessary laws, ...
Breakdown of the Sandra Bland arrest and a look at double-standards
(Written on 7/31/2015) Y'know...I've seen parents before who deal with a misbehaving child by counting down to the moment they'l...
Succeeding at failing
I follow several homesteading pages on Facebook. One of them recently asked of its readers, "What is the one thing about this lifestyle...
From 2017 I've been seeing talk again about censorship, or more specifically, things that don't count as censorship because they'...
Rough draft of a piece I was writing about police oversight in September 2020
There are a couple things that I've found particularly irksome in the discussion around police reform. Well, there are many, but there ...
"Back in my day..."
Gather 'round and listen to an old man tell a tale of how things used to be. You old folks, too, as many of you seem to have forgotten. ...
A friend recently expressed concern on Facebook that it was too late to start "prepping." As I was responding, it occurred to ...
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