On Giving Thanks and Dark Fridays AND Losing Posts

Just another blog entry EATEN by WORDPRESS. I would be thankful if WP didn’t eat my best entries before I got a chance to copy and paste them in a backup file. If WORDPRESS wasn’t so ravenous to eat my words you would be reading a delightful and insightful entry about the meaning of the […]

Occupy Goes Local [Update OCV Video and call to join OccupyHalloween]

Demonstrators have been arrested in New York for violating a 150 year old anti-mask law so I’ve decided to go in masquerade get-up for Halloween and make a sign to use along with the costume in protests against silly laws and the over-exertion of force on the part of police against peaceful protesters. New York […]

I Read the News Today…

This may seem grim but a young man hung himself in the park featured in this series of photographs earlier in the summer. His was one of several deaths (hangings and shootings) that happened in Waterloo, Iowa in 2010. There was a shooting right behind the Subway I work as well as one that killed […]

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Iraq War Forum: Five Year Anniversary in Iraq

I attended the Vets for Freedom Iraq war forum in order to learn from the firsthand experiences of those who have served in the military. I feel it is important since being a soldier is a completely different experience from my own. I’ll admit to being a little bit of a dreamer. I hold signs […]