Who Do You Trust?

The elections are run by the same people that sell toothpaste on television-Noam Chomsky In a sense terrorism blossomed in the age of television. Television promotes terrorism in religion and in politics- Marilyn Manson Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts- Edward R. Murrow Game shows dotted the landscape of 1950’s American television.  Contestants and… Continue reading Who Do You Trust?

Labels

As democracy is perfected, the office of President represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day, the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.-H.L. Mencken Just a step cried the… Continue reading Labels

Here A Quack, There A Quack, Everywhere A Quack Quack

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former-Albert Einstein  The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom- Isaac Asimov Quacks are the greatest liars in the world, except their patients-Benjamin Franklin Who are you going to believe, me… Continue reading Here A Quack, There A Quack, Everywhere A Quack Quack

Civic Pride

Yet, as only New Yorkers know, if you can get through the twilight, you’ll live through the night. ― Dorothy Parker Practically everybody in New York has half a mind to write a book -and does ― Groucho Marx I believe in New Yorkers. Whether they’ve ever questioned the dream in which they live, I… Continue reading Civic Pride

The Best Defense

If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they’ll kill you.                        – George Bernard Shaw Always laugh when you can, it is cheap medicine- Lord Byron I’d rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints- Billy Joel Trouble knocked at the door, but, hearing laughter, hurried away.- Benjamin Franklin… Continue reading The Best Defense