Your Rights…

…mean just as much as mine.  Go figure. “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” ~ The Declaration of Independence, 1776 _____ “A zeal for different opinions […]

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Limitless Terms, Unlimited Power

Yeah, if I were in Congress, I’d like to be on the unlimited plan too.  But for me at the moment, it just costs too much….of my freedom. “The service for 8. years with a power to remove at the end of the first four, comes nearly to my principle as corrected by experience. And […]

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Fewer Affairs is Probably Better…

Well you know…..foreign entanglements being what they are and everything…. “The present situation of the world is indeed without a parallel and that of our own country full of difficulties.” “To cherish peace and friendly intercourse with all nations having correspondent dispositions; to maintain sincere neutrality toward belligerent nations; to prefer in all cases amicable discussion […]

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A Party can Really Screw up College…

The ELECTORAL College that is…. “Nothing was more to be desired than that every practicable obstacle should be opposed to cabal, intrigue, and corruption….They have not made the appointment of the President to depend on any preexisting bodies of men, who might be tampered with beforehand to prostitute their votes; but they have referred it […]

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