Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Equal Rights Amendment – Some 89 years later – Still waiting for Ratification

The Equal Rights Amendment was first proposed in 1923 to affirm that women and men have equal rights under the law.  Some 89 years later this Amendment is still not a part of the United States Constitution. The wording of … Continue reading

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“Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” Just ask the folks living on our streets.

Susan and I went downtown San Diego last evening to see a show called Rock of Ages. It was this loud, funny, wonderful musical full of the music of the 1980’s.  We sang along to Starship, REO Speedwagon, Styx, Twisted … Continue reading

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Revenge isn’t always best served cold – Sometimes you just shouldn’t serve it at all!

I had a chance yesterday to say something to someone that might have hurt them – however – it would have settled an old score for me – and I choose not to say it. I won’t go into the … Continue reading

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The Pastor Says: Go And Do Good Works – Just be sure and vote against the Gays…

I had decided yesterday that I was done writing about gay issues for a little while. I was going to give myself a break. When I opened my eyes at 6:30 this morning, the rain had stopped, the sun was … Continue reading

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Complain: Express dissatisfaction or annoyance about a state of affairs or an event.

Yesterday when I logged on to my Facebook page I read this little blurb that a “friend”  had written.  As I read this little blurb I was thinking – “What the hell is she thinking?”  And then I was thinking – … Continue reading

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Be a Part of the Solution – Not a part of the Problem – Do you really know what that means?

Be a part of the solution – not a part of the problem.   Sounds good when you read it, doesn’t it?  To me these are just words from those who have no idea what the problems really are. Change doesn’t come easy, … Continue reading

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Why is it the women taking one for the team?

I wish I understood what was really happening here in the United States.  I’ve tried to sit back and not judge – but just read and listen and really try to understand what is going on.  I’ve tried – I … Continue reading

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