Category Archives: Commentary on the News

Tom Paine and other enemies of the state

Recently, I learned that a quote from Tom Paine was the excuse for Facebook and Instagram to block someone, as reported in American Military News. What is quite strange, as the screenshot below shows, is WHAT Paine quote triggered this: … Continue reading

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We agreed… for a few seconds

As reported by the Daily Mail this last weekend, the most disliked VPOTUS in history (lower than Aaron Burr?) said that American democracy is the worst threat to national security, along with climate change. And apparently with those who disagree … Continue reading

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“Virginia, there IS a Santa Claus” – the threat of lies to free people and society.

Some tales – stories – lies become enshrined in people: families, communities, society. Santa Claus (other than “I saw Mommy kissing Santa Claus” and department store and mall Santas) is an example. Modern commercial Christmas is the product of more … Continue reading

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Honor, self-respect, and … love?

Urban areas – regardless of their size – feature some of the best and the worst of “civilized living.” The best can be wonderful. But the worst is often beyond rational understanding, sickening beyond belief. We here at The Price … Continue reading

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More government “benefits”

Another example of the benefits of government can be seen in the forests of the Western United States. A recent article in a Los Angeles publication “City Watch” reports that burned-out forests here in the States are not re-growing themselves. … Continue reading

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Ah, the “benefits” of government

Over the past several weeks I have accumulated a half-dozen news stories about how wonderful government is for those under its thumb. Or should I say “governments” and “their thumbs.” Over the next week or so, I want to look … Continue reading

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Corrupt government: bribery in America

For decades, the FedGov – Congress – has instigated one of the most corrupt practices of American government in general.  That is the constant and wholesale bribery of state and local governments through federal funding tied to “voluntary standard” – … Continue reading

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Is it for the children???

In one of the recent spat of mass shootings and killings across the Fifty States, we have the Michigan killings in Oxford High School. The 15-year-old shooter (still alive and bugging his jailers about how much press mention he is … Continue reading

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Among the many lies … more pandemic panic!

Although a friend describes the latest as “pandemic porn” I will refrain from using that pithy label. However, it is clear that government lies about COVID-19 are as old as the virus itself. And older than the actual pandemic. We … Continue reading

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Welcome to the new world disorder

Communication is critical to many things. Understanding each other can reduce tensions, preserve peace, and benefits all parties. Without good communications, disorder – even chaos – can result. Poor communications can be deadly. Let’s think about that. And the causes … Continue reading

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