Tag: Collectivism

<strong>Political Purges Emerge Through the Compliance of Those Following Orders</strong>

Political Purges Emerge Through the Compliance of Those Following Orders

October 1, 2022 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: . - Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth. Albert Einstein . - It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends on his not understanding it. - Fascism is capitalism plus murder. Upton Sinclair . Supposedly, a mid-twentieth-century American Medical Association … Continue reading Political Purges Emerge Through the Compliance of Those Following Orders

<strong>Caught in a Trap: We Can’t Go On Together With Suspicious Minds</strong>

Caught in a Trap: We Can’t Go On Together With Suspicious Minds

September 7, 2022 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: A few months ago, one of my offspring texted and asked if I had read or heard anything about the new Elvis movie that was playing in theaters at the time. When I said “no”, they responded back that they had seen the film, that it was very … Continue reading Caught in a Trap: We Can’t Go On Together With Suspicious Minds

<strong>The Intentionality of Parasites and Vampires</strong>

The Intentionality of Parasites and Vampires

August 14, 2022 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: . A lie does not consist in the indirect position of words, but in the desire and intention, by false speaking, to deceive and injure your neighbor. -Jonathan Swift (1667 – 1745) . Every violation of truth is not only a sort of suicide in the liar, but … Continue reading The Intentionality of Parasites and Vampires

Building Roads While the World Wilts

Building Roads While the World Wilts

July 1, 2022 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: As mentioned in an article last month, I have been helping out friends by driving a 10-speed triaxle dump truck (6AM to 6PM) 2 to 3 days a week this summer.    Using older but well-maintained dump trucks and newer state-of-the-art excavation equipment, six guys working full-time, plus … Continue reading Building Roads While the World Wilts