The President of the United States, Donald Trump, wants to create a new branch ￼_of the military with equal but separate powers with the air-force. He calls it "Space Force." I don't think this sounds like a good idea. Are we now going to militarize space? The Internet is already producing thousands of images to... Continue Reading →
In the dictionary used by Google Assistant, caste (pronouced kast), is a system "distinguished by relative degrees of ritual purity or pollution and of social status." During British reign over the Indian subcontinent from 1876 to 1947, the practice was outlawed. The caste system, though against the law, still holds many people down in poorer parts... Continue Reading →
Rationalthinking101.com is my blog and whenever I post to it, like now, it's setup to share my post both on Twitter and Facebook. Since I live in Texas, I'm in the Trump Bible Belt. I've got friends here and I work for the state, but in a recent survey I discovered most of my Texan... Continue Reading →
Back when the Taliban Government under Sudam Hussein was destroying relics and statues of Buddha in Afghanistan that were thousands of years old, historians were horrified. Could you imagine, for example, blowing up the pyramids of Egypt? The Taliban's actions were reminiscent of the Nazi's burning books, or of the Spanish burning all of the... Continue Reading →
All news is bad news. Bad news sells. Increasingly, however, there are human interest stories dubbed “happy news” at the end of news broadcasts, but it seems to diminish in the light of the chaos that I see going on the world. Cyber attacks, White House in turmoil, Trump increasingly isolated, Russia buzzing our planes... Continue Reading →
From the New York Times, quoted without their permission: WASHINGTON — President Trump on Wednesday proposed sharp reductions in individual and business income tax rates and a radical reordering of the tax code that would significantly benefit the wealthy, but he offered no explanation of how the plan would be financed as he rushed to... Continue Reading →
As stated in a previous post, President Trump does not lose when he says outrageous things that are clearly untrue. He wins because it distracts people from his actual agenda. Furthermore, because he doesn't say these things under oath, there is nothing anyone can do except complain. The following video demonstrates my point.
For better or for worse Donald J. Trump is not going away. Much to the chagrin of the Democratic party and half the country, it is unlikely Trump will be impeached or somehow replaced before the end of his term in office. The era of Trump has begun. The world has changed. Much. Yes, we... Continue Reading →