Category Archives: Random Thoughts

Eric Garner, Staten Island and the Truth

So as I said recently, there has been something I have been working on for months. That may seem too long until you look at how involved it is. I am sure by now you are familiar with the incident … Continue reading

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They got the flag wrong

I am sure by now you have heard about the ‘big controversy’ regarding the Confederate flag in South Carolina. Here’s the details left out of all the news coverage. 1 – The flag being discussed is not actually the Confederate … Continue reading

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Civilians Who Pretend to Know Everything About the Military

I know, 9 months since last time. I am not a regular blogger only writing when I have something significant to talk about. I have had something but it will take time to do because of how involved it is. … Continue reading

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I am of no political party and I like it

When I was first able to vote in 1986, I was not that politically motivated and was quite disinterested in how many wanted to sway my beliefs one way or another. So I was not that into politics then thus … Continue reading

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Why I believe SFC Bryan Sikes Statement Applies to More than Gwyneth Paltrow

At the end of May, an American Green Beret soldier had something to say regarding a celebrity’s comments on Social Media. Not only do I agree with him, I think it can be expanded to the Internet and Society at … Continue reading

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Why Sun-Tzu is Not That Great Anymore

There is this really ancient general from history, you probably have heard of him. Sun-Tzu from 6th Century BC China period. He supposedly wrote this book called the Art of War. Like any historical general, there are a few interesting … Continue reading

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Staten Island’s Horrible Home Developments

aka How to Pack in Too Many People in a Limited Geographic Area Time to write this. In the time I have spent outside my home area of Staten Island, New York, USA I have seen various types of homes. … Continue reading

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