My loving people, we have been persuaded by some, that are careful of our safety, to take heed how we commit ourselves to armed multitudes, for fear of treachery; but I assure you, I do not desire to live to distrust my faithful and loving people. Let tyrants fear; I have always so behaved myself that, under God, I…

» 11/21/14 8:32pm Yesterday 8:32pm

We would have weekly maintenance meetings where we would sit at a horseshoe-shaped table with our boss at the base. He would call on us to bring problems/solutions/etc to the table. We learned to sit either one end of the table or the other. In the beginning he would be in a good mood and you could bring up anything… » 11/21/14 11:27am Yesterday 11:27am

If divestment activists were serious about making a difference, setting an example, and drawing the full weight of America's moral opprobrium onto the makers and consumers of fossil fuels, they'd be pushing a University Agenda that looked more like this:

  • Require administrators, faculty, sports teams and other…
» 11/20/14 2:25pm Thursday 2:25pm

I am fairly conservative myself and the whole Prop 8 kerfluffle here in CA made me re-examine my beliefs and the 14th Amendment and due process cemented it for me. They are adults and they should be free to enjoy a ritual/rite of passage that all straight Americans currently enjoy. » 11/19/14 10:40pm Wednesday 10:40pm