The declaration of Independence states: We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. … Continue reading I am proud of the United States
OLLI-California State University, Fullerton, celebrated Fourth of July and recognized our veterans in a musical program. To our veterans: thank you for all you do. Thank you for your sacrifice, your bravery, and all you do for the American people. … Continue reading We are proud of Our United States
We are proud to be Americans — and we want everyone to know about it. Flying the American flag is the American way of showing everyone who we are—to show our patriotism. We all know the story of our Revolutionary … Continue reading We are proud to be Americans
President Biden falls off his bike and the media goes ballistic. Granted, he is old in years, what, 79? Granted, he appears to be older in physical and mental status; what, mumbling and jumbling? But falling off his bike? Should … Continue reading Big Deal
Surrender to all our desires obviously leads to impotence, disease, jealousies, lies, concealment and everything that is the reverse of health, good humor, and frankness. For any happiness, even in this world, quite a lot of restraint is going to … Continue reading Happiness Requires Restraint
I tested all the pleasures: Wine, Works, Wealth, Women, Wisdom. Everything was meaningless, a chasing after the wind. Solomon, Ecclesiastes 2:1-3 Everyone you love will die Everything you build will crumble Everything you say will be forgotten Everything you do … Continue reading That’s scary
Happy Juneteenth to everyone. Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the emancipation of enslavedAfrican Americans. Juneteenth marks the anniversary of the announcement of General Order No. 3 by Union Army general Gordon Granger on June 19, 1865, proclaiming freedom for enslaved people in Texas. Originating in Galveston, the holiday has since been … Continue reading Juneteenth Today
Economists often describe inflation as too much money chasing too few goods. Inflation is when the average price of virtually everything consumers buy goes up. Food, houses, cars, clothes, toys, etc. To afford those necessities, wages have to rise too. There’s … Continue reading Stop Buying Anything
Do you remember the charming tale of Horton the Elephant in Horton Hears a Who by Dr. Seuss? In this story, Horton (whose large ears gift him with acute hearing) becomes aware that there is an entire community of microscopic creatures known … Continue reading ARE YOU THE MOST IMPORTANT WHO?
Car manufactures push for extending tax credits—what’s not to like—free money is always welcome. Tesla doesn’t need the tax credits— They passed the 200,000 milepost years ago and have a six months to a year waiting list for an EV. … Continue reading The rich benefit by tax credits for EVs.