Have you ever heard of Drake White? Yea, that’s what I thought. I heard him one day while at lunch in one of our amazing Texas saloons. I stress that, because, I’m not sure what genre he fits within. I like “Americana” music and I think he probably qualifies. The themes of some of his […]Read More — Drake White — Great Musician You Haven’t Heard Of… Yet!
You’ve heard the song, The Yellow Rose Of Texas, right? Have you ever wondered what it was about? (If you have, you’re probably a Texan). Regardless of all of the famous singers over the past 100 years that have sang a version of it, what would you say if I told you that that original […]Read More — The Yellow Rose Of Texas — An Ironic Origin of the Song
Do I really have to say it? Are we really living in such crazy times that we have zero perspective? Well, apparently we are! You have people seriously claiming that all white people suffer from “White Privilege”. But the only way “whites” (doesn’t that sound derogatory) don’t suffer of this hence hidden disease, is through […]Read More — I Give Up… I Forgive All White People For Slavery (Not That It Matters).
Every so often I hear a person say something about America’s history… Usually, it is some angry Democrat reminding those that have the audacity to believe that America is fundamentally, a good country; that in the past, Americans thought black people were 3/5ths of a person. Now is that fair? No, it’s not quite “fair”. […]Read More — How Are Democrats Blaming Republicans For Slaves Being 3/5ths Of A Man?
I happen to be looking at Travel Trailer RV videos on Youtube (as many story’s start nowadays), when I saw an enticing article, “Why I Chose A Gun”. I noted that it was a Ted Talk. Looking closer I noted that it was from Amsterdam, and that there was a General speaking with a lovely […]Read More — Why I Chose A Gun — A Ted Talk Worth Watching
It’s time to end this! Alot of people SAY that we should have a Color Blind “Society”; but well, the irony of it all, is that they don’t really want a color blind society. Many of the people who claim they want one, always seem to support Affirmative Action and other programs that benefit some, […]Read More — It IS Time For A Color Blind Government…
Kazushi Sakuraba. That’s right. I said EVER. I’m just getting to the Punch. Let’s not argue about this. He’s the best! His record may not be perfect (at 26W-17L; yikes). But he changed MMA for all those who came after him. ‘And he was ALWAYS fun to watch. He Made MMA An Art Form At […]Read More — The Best Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Fighter EVER
If you look close enough into something, you can generally make any two things comparable. But if you find that you don’t have to try too hard to find comparisons, you realize that your efforts are not purely chance. Next you’ll have found a coincidence. Lastly, you’ll realize that the items are in fact, similar. […]Read More — The Curious Comparison Of The Rioters-In-Black (RIB)… ‘and the KKK.
Listen… Hillary Clinton lost to Donald Trump. It’s over! Trump will be President in 17 days; but instead of accepting the outcome, many Democrats are claiming that the Russians “hacked” the election and therefore the US must take some action against them… Obama responded by kicking out 35 personnel associated with the Russian Diplomatic mission […]Read More — Did The Russians Really Hack The US Election? — Who Do You Trust???
Ah, soon it will be 20 January 2017. And on that day, we will proclaim from the mountain tops that, Obama is Gone! Oh God Almighty… Obama is Gone! ‘And on that day, there will be a disgusting, horrendous, mess to clean up. The Middle East is more chaotic now than it was when he […]Read More — Our American Tragedy — President Obama
Alright! Back in May, I wrote about how I was gonna try Ancestry DNA to see what my DNA points back to. And after a job change, a nasty hail storm, a totaled car, a crazy political season, and a holiday or two; I’m finally gonna write about what I learned. I was curious to […]Read More — My Ancestry DNA Results
‘Some of you people need to chill the hell out! You’d think we were voting for a new Jesus or something. Donald Trump is just a guy. Some of you act like your hopes and dreams are squashed because a new President, that you don’t like, won the election. If that’s the case, you have […]Read More We’re Not Electing A New Jesus… Just A President! — Trump Won
There’s currently a lot of talk of how the Russians want to sway the upcoming American elections. The White House, Democrat Party, and their Presidential Candidate, have blamed the Russians for hacking their servers and releasing their emails even though they have no proof. Its worthy to note that no one has denied that the […]Read More — Hillary or Trump — Who Does Putin Want To Be President???
After you’ve made all of the payments on your house, you thought you’d enjoy the evidence of your labor. You’ve paid oodles and oodles of dollars out for the last 15, 25, or 30 years. You’ve loaded your house up with furniture, your personal goods, and other useless junk, that took a lifetime to collect. […]Read More — Do You Actually Own Your House — A Quick Thought
Remember Slavery? When you didn’t get to make any decisions over your own life? When you couldn’t pick up and leave anytime you wanted to? When a master (or mistress) got to make your decisions for you… over what you ate, what you wore, and who you got to talk to? When you had to […]Read More — My Mistake. Apparently Some Of Us Are Determined To Be Slaves!
[After You Read This. Go Read My Results] OK, I’ve always thought that getting my DNA analyzed might be kind of interesting. I mean, who doesn’t want to know where their “Ancestors,” or at least their “genes” came from? Would it change your outlook on life, if you learned something significant about where your genes […]Read More — Trying out Ancestry DNA — This will be interesting…
Happy March 2nd! If you’re from, living in, familiar with, or moving to, Texas, you’ll know that today is Texas’ Independence Day. It was this day in March of 1836 that “Texians” (the non-hispanic residents of the area) let Mexico know, they were declaring their independence. Mexico would send in its military, and the Texas […]Read More Happy “Texas Independence Day”
Lance Thomas was a meager watch store owner in Santa Monica California; of all places. He was put in the position of having to fight off a few robbers. He killed 6 would-be robbers and wounded 3 or 4 more over his last few years of his career. He had no military or police background, […]Read More — A Real Gunfighter — From California
What If I told you that at one point in Americas history, up to 13,000 people took up arms and fought nearly 3500 police, government officials, government-supported corporations, and military personnel? And what if I told you that more than a million rounds were exchanged between Americans in that battle over a 3-day period? ‘And […]Read More — The Battle Of Blair Mountain — Have you Heard of it?!?!
Now, we all hate the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)! Even the people who work for the IRS… hate the IRS. But there’s a curious comparison that can be made between the IRS, and the Islamic State Of Iraq and Lavant (ISIL), known as Daesh, and technically different, but colloquially called, “ISIS”. And sure it may […]Read More — The Curious Comparison of The IRS… And ISIS
Aesop was a Greek, wise man, Philosopher, and story-teller who lived around the year 620-560 B.C.. He wrote hundreds of fables (or stories with lessons) that have survived since he wrote them. His fables were adapted into many fairy tales that you likely recognize, including such tales as, The Boy Who Cried Wolf. If you […]Read More — Two Aesop’s Fables — And Contemporary America
We all know the Southern Border of the United States is being invaded by hundreds of thousands of illegal aliens from Mexico, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, and even countries from the Middle East, and Africa. We literally have millions of Illegal Aliens living in our country benefiting from resources that they are not entitled to. […]Read More — Some Illegal Alien Border Invasion Photos – To Brighten Your Day
What kind of US military exercise concerns a bunch of Americans; from average citizens, to law enforcement personnel, and even military veterans? Well, Jade Helm does! Jade Helm 2015 (‘JH15, ‘JH, or Juliet Hotel) is the name of a US Military exercise that will be taking place within several southern states of the country from […]Read More — JADE HELM 2015 — Why It Makes So Many People Nervous… Should You Be?
Americans; It’s time for us to have a discussion. It’s not a pleasant discussion, but it is an important discussion about which path we want to travel down. Do we choose to continue on a path that led the US to become one of the great civilizations in the history of the world? — Or […]Read More — Another Open Letter About Liberty & Freedom – [An Exercise In Futility]
Remember when the American People told THEIR government that they did NOT want a border fence? Well, the reason you don’t remember that is because THAT NEVER HAPPENED!!! Americans want a border fence and they want it now! Truth be told, Americans have wanted a border fence for about 40 years, but US Presidents and […]Read More — To Build Or Not To Build… A Border Fence
I love old Americana. Especially in the form of old photos (such as…), cars, buildings and (architecture). Now one thing I’ve never really thought about, is old time medicine bottles. But I gotta tell you. They can be pretty interesting. They’re like a time machine! They capture an era long gone when healthcare was a […]Read More — Kohler “One Night” Cough Syrup — Its Got What In It???
Every once in awhile you find a web site that it so interesting you cannot stop reading. Well, I’ve found another one of those. “Lost, Texas” [http://lost-texas.com]… is a simple/basic WordPress blog site that lists some of the many ghost towns, historic villages, and other abandoned architecture located throughout the state. ‘Now many states have […]Read More — Great Web Site — “Lost, Texas”
Yea, I know they say you can’t fight City Hall. But Marvin Heemeyer did. And he did so with a modified Komatsu Bulldozer that would, fairly or unfairly, be dubbed, the “Killdozer” — Unfairly, because it didn’t actually kill anyone. Fairly because it was a sinister piece of garage-engineered, perfection built for one specific purpose […]Read More — Do You Remember That Guy Who Fought City Hall? And Won (Kinda)!
Every once in awhile, you run into something that you’ve never even thought about and you just want to write an old-school (like it’s 1994 and the internet is new) review of it. For me, I’m reviewing the Clipdraw. Have you ever heard of Clipdraw? No!? Me neither – until I was perusing Amazon for […]Read More — An Old School Review for the — Glock Clipdraw
The Dukes Of Hazzard was a TV show that ran for 6 Seasons between 1979 and 1985. It was based upon the crazy antics of the Duke family. And EVERY boy of a certain age loved the show. They loved the cars, car chases, car jumps, funny music, car crashes, and Daisy Duke (whom, not […]Read More — The Dukes Of Hazzard, The General Lee, and… America!
Alright! So in the pantheon of topics I didn’t think I’d ever get the urge to engage in, is Illegal Immigration… Yet, here we are! But lets clarify something. I, as a Libertarian, am not against anyone trying to get into the United States because they believe they can build a better life (without taxpayer […]Read More — Is It Amnesty, Or Is It Anarchy??
The problem with Obama is that… He’s never been in a real, actual, physical fight! Now, I’m not talking about a political fight where one side wins the political office and the loser goes home dreaming of what could’ve been (He’s been in 3 of those). I’m speaking of a fight in which one must […]Read More — The Problem With The President – He’s Never Been In A Fight
I happened across this video of David Barton regarding his book American History In Black And White. I’m assuming this video is from his DVD that shares the name of the book but I’ve never seen the video. Regardless, This book is so good I thought it was worth posting about. If you don’t know […]Read More — [FLASHBACK] – American History In Black And White
We seem to have a bunch of people out there who think that they are so self-important that they feel the need to get the Washington Redskins to change their name for fear of offending Native Americans. But the problem is that it’s not the Native Americans who brought up this issue. It’s the people […]Read More — Washington “Redskins”, What’s In A Name? — Is This Important?
OK, I’m kinda going through a “Roaring 20’s” phase nowadays. Partly based on some basic research I did in order to compare Prohibition to Obamacare, but it seems like a fun time in America. So I happen to come across a great Documentary on Prohibition and decided to check it out. It’s from PBS!!! and […]Read More — Prohibition — A Documentary By Ken Burns
I am having a hard time with the idea that some Americans are having an issue with the fact that Obama was used as a prop in a Rodeo. Who gives a crap? REaLLy? I thought we lived in a free country and had a freedom of speech? Instead, we have to hear some idiots […]Read More — Who Cares About An Obama Rodeo Clown??
I just happened to catch a story about a British lady who went to Peru on a vacation and it has me all kinds of itchy [don’t watch the video]. While this lady and her boyfriend visited Peru, she went sightseeing and did all the standard tourist-y stuff. Great trip right? WRONG! As she was […]Read More — The Lady With The Ear Maggots? — Freaks Me Out!!!
Happen to come across this photo of a couple of World War 2, Artillery Soldiers doing what dudes with explosives always seem to do. Write messages on them, Just for the hell of it! Wouldn’t Hitler be mad if he saw these guys. Great picture though! But, this practice of writing messages on destructive devices […]Read More — Easter Eggs For Hitler — Great Historic Photo
On 26 August 1980, Two professional movers began moving a covered IBM Copy machine into Harvey’s Resort Hotel And Casino at Stateline, Nevada. But Wait!!! These guys didn’t actually work for IBM. The next morning the day shift came in to the second floor of the building… only to see THIS. What the hell is […]Read More — The Harvey’s Resort And Casino Bombing — And, “The Machine”
Now, seemingly out of nowhere, a new movie is hitting the scenes. It’s set in a future America that has low crime, low unemployment, and everyone seems to be doing pretty well…. But there’s one catch! One night a year, mayhem ensues. Nothing is illegal and people run around stealing, beating, murdering, slaughtering and such. […]Read More — The Purge — It Seems Sick… And YEESSSS I’m Gonna See It!