In his book, “It Can’t Happen Here”, Sinclair Lewis said this about fascism in America When fascism comes to America it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross. Sound like today’s times?
Monthly Archive for September, 2006
The New York Times has an article about Republican Senators John McCain, John Warner, and Lindsey Graham and their opposition to the Administration’s proposals for trying of terror suspects. These three are military veterans, and they understand the slippery slope that the U.S. would begin going down if we were to unilaterally fail to abide [...]
Posted in Uncategorized on Sep 17th, 2006
I’ll say upfront that I’m an alumnus of the University of Oklahoma. I also get overly absorbed in their football games (whenever I watch them). That said, I was very upset with the replay officiating in the game between the Oklahoma Sooners and the Oregon Ducks yesterday, 16 September. After coming within six points of [...]
During a discussion in IRC, I came across Brainy Quote and found several James Madison quotes. Ones that really spoke to me are listed below. Do not separate text from historical background. If you do, you will have perverted and subverted the Constitution, which can only end in a distorted, bastardized form of illegitimate government. [...]
As any reader of this blog should know, I’m a Linux supporter. However, I have a heterogeneous LAN at home which has three Windows XP machines on it. My wife’s machine was running extremely slowly and Windows updates wouldn’t install. After a Google search, I came upon Geeks to Go! and this post. The key [...]