Today marks a dark time in our Nation’s history. As has been widely reported in news media, some psychologically imbalanced person mailed items that at first look and after more investigations [apparently] are, or were designed to replicate, explosive devices to former President Barack Obama’s residence, former President Bill Clinton & Former First Lady, Senator and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, former Vice President Joe Biden, former CIA director John Brennan and Robert De Niro.
Let me be abundantly clear to this point. I in no way whatsoever condone any form of violence or rhetoric of violence, in any form, for any reason (other than self defense.) And especially not when it concerns political views. That is not what we are as United States Citizens. That is not what America stands for, nor has it ever been. We are a nation built on Democracy, not intimidation. We are a nation built on dialogue, and yes, disagreeing views, but solve that using dialogue and our fundamental right to vote.
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To begin, and for complete transparency, this is a political article. Not necessarily political in the way you may think, but does fall within the political realm. I am not going to put one “party” over the other “party”, but merely demonstrate problems that I saw that came out of the, very limited, coverage of the State of The Union Address. Frankly, I preferred to watch the Curse of Oak Island on the History Channel and when that ended at 10PM, the remaining time of the Tampa Bay Lightning hockey game on Sun. Continue reading The State Of The Union Address – What I Learned | The Recreational Writer
I have taken a lot of time going back and forth on this whole blog idea thing. After all, why should I have a blog? Am I interesting enough for people to actually care?
Perhaps that is what everyone thinks when they are in the process of deciding if they should create a blog, or website, or YouTube channel. We are but one person in a world of billions. What would I say (if writing) or do (if YouTube) that any of those billions of people with their own lives, own time and own everyday goings on and time constraints.
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