Tag Archives: Democrats

The organization

The organization By Sarge “Tyranny is always better organized than freedom”. Charles Peguy- (noted French poet, essayist, and editor born in Orléans. His two main philosophies were socialism and nationalism.) And so it proves true. In American politics it’s been … Continue reading

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Getting pithy

Getting pithy By Sarge Pith: (noun) The central and most important part of something such as an argument or discussion. When I was in school I was pleasantly surprised to be given the task of gathering frogs for dissection in … Continue reading

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Juvenal’s prescience

Juvenal’s prescience By Sarge “Give them bread and circuses and they will never revolt” Juvenal c. 100 A.D. Prescient: adj. prophetic, psychic, clairvoyant, perceptive 1. Juvenal, the Roman satirist and poet spoke these words and exhibited the fact he was … Continue reading

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Parlor Games

Parlor Games By Sarge In the old days, pre-1900s, the main way people of means showed their taste and educational development (and thus their social superiority) was to sponsor “get-togethers” and topical lectures conducted by the primary theorists of the … Continue reading

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They have taken up serpents By Sarge Analogies are something. I’m not sure what at times but mostly they point to the incongruities of life I think. One that’s slamming into the core of my reality quest is concerning the … Continue reading

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Taking A Stand

Taking A Stand By Sarge Approximately a bazillion years ago, while a student in junior high school (now referred to as middle [muddle?] school. A very serious action took place forcing me take a stand. The entire situation started when … Continue reading

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Pulling the roots apart

Pulling the roots apart By Sarge Anybody endures any amount of time in my presence understands I love words, language and the “art” of communication. The meaning, selection and specific use of words (of specific verbiage) direct and decide the … Continue reading

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Harvesting the Weeds

Harvesting the Weeds By Sarge This column has addressed the fact Obama gets his information, clipped, cut, sculpted and dressed like a fresh haircut barbered by people in total accord with his concept of style. Give him his Marxist/Socialist style … Continue reading

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Joan of Arc redux

Joan of Arc redux By Sarge Be careful what you ask for: you might get it. This sage advice offered by every parent ever listened to the angst dramatically rendered by their teenagers for some ridiculously trivial slight has existed … Continue reading

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WTF is NORMAL

WTF is NORMAL? By Sarge The concept of normal confuses me when approached from a political/ governmental and now approaching regency of operation. Normal’s a strange concept. Defined as an adjective, it tries to describe concepts beyond the nature of … Continue reading

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