Category: Philosophy

Trump Hitler

Trump is Bad, But He’s Not Hitler

Today is the day that Donald Trump becomes the 45th Fuhrer, er, President of the United States. The post title (and accompanying image) is meant as click-bait, obviously. Though I’m not a fan, and...

Brexit

Brexit Raises Interesting Questions

(Author’s Note: I’m an American. I’ve been to the UK, once. I spent a couple days in London and an afternoon at Stonehenge. That’s the extent of my firsthand experience with the UK. I’m...

Bernie Hillary

Democracy is Not Freedom

The 2016 primary battle for the nomination for president is all but over. If you’re an American, this is a fact that’s only lost on you if you’ve been living under a rock.

Christmas Truce

The Christmas Truce

Merry Christmas! Today is Christmas Day, and I hope you are celebrating it with your loved ones and enjoying your holiday traditions. It looks like I’m not going to get what I want AGAIN...

Bureaucrats

Confessions of a Public Servant

In my life, I’ve found that most people who favor massive government intrusion into their finances and lives are people who haven’t really had the displeasure of dealing with many government agencies.

Vatican

Fuck the Pope

“I have as much authority as the Pope. I just don’t have as many people who believe it.” -George Carlin Pope Francis is currently visiting Philadelphia on his US tour. Francis has been, so...