Monthly Archives: October 2010

Superintendent of Schools: Elected or Appointed???

 The issue is not what is on the ballot.  The real issue is what is not on the ballot and what has been kept off the ballot.  For example, in some races I can vote either for a Democrat Crook … Continue reading

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Aphorisms: Part 6

 Propaganda does not deceive people.  It merely helps people to deceive themselves.  ********************************************************************************* Suffering cleanses only when it is free of resentment.  Total contempt for our tormentors safeguards our soul from the mutilations of bitterness and hatred. ****** To the old, … Continue reading

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Independent Presidential Candidates 2012: Part 2

   As a retired math teacher with an MBA Degree, I enjoy investing in the stock market.  The 2008 economic depression really surprised me by the magnitude of economic loss and the incredible stupidity of the government of the U.S.  … Continue reading

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Independent Presidential Candidates 2012 : Part 1

   I was born in the South and when I turned 21 years old, I registered to vote as a member of the Democrat Party.  This was in the 1960’s.  It gave me an opportunity to see how corrupt the … Continue reading

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Buying the President in 2008 and Congress in 2010

The following are contribution totals for the two major presidential candidates in 2008.  Each candidate has his top ten corporate donors listed.  *************** Barack Obama:  1) Goldman Sachs, $994,795;  2) Microsoft, $833,617; 3) Google, $803,436; 4) Citigroup, $$701,290; 5) JPMorgan … Continue reading

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Gambling in DeBary: 2011 Headlines Today

   None of the candidates seeking election to the DeBary City Council have told our citizens what this election is really about.  There are three main issues: 1) gambling, 2) gambling, and 3) gambling.     Remember there are only two … Continue reading

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Aphorisms: Part 5

Pride is a sense of worth derived from something that is not really part of us.  Self esteem comes from our real achievements.  We display pride when we identify ourselves with an imaginary self, a holy cause, or material possessions.  … Continue reading

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Facts and More Facts: Part 1

In 1951, there was a science kit on the market for young people.  It was named the “Gilbert U-238 Atomic Energy Lab.” It actually contained samples of rocks containing U-238. U-238 is now linked to cancer and other health related … Continue reading

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Public School Administrators and School Boards

This is the second conversation that has been recorded by the National Security Agency ( NSA ) and forwarded to the website, sanityandsense.com.   I can only assume that my Freedom of Information Act ( FOIA ) request for declassified military … Continue reading

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Aphorisms : Part 4

All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.                     Edmund Burke    ****************************************************************** The buck stops here.   Harry S. Truman  ****************************************** The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at … Continue reading

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