Category: Tennessee

Unnecessary Damage

  “Actual happiness always looks pretty squalid in comparison with the over-compensations for misery.”  ~Aldous Huxley Steve Ross is doing a series on The Good, The Bad and The Ugly when it comes to politics. It’s a good, comprehensive list worthy…

Grubs, Soap And Cell Phones

In a society where we constantly react, it seems to me we have lost the ability to absorb what is in front of our own two eyes. There is so much stimulation going on in our lives from the constant…

Christmas Morning Observations

Doctor Who is on, I made a bag of sausage balls (not as good as homemade but beggars can’t be choosers) and the dog is sleeping quietly with his massive head on my leg. Merry Christmas, kids! Here is a…

‘It’s Human Beings’

I spent a huge chunk of my life in rural west Tennessee as anyone who has read me throughout the years knows. And the idea that rural healthcare is basically under attack due to political maneuvering makes me seethe. I’ll…

Annoying Autobiographical Pause : Seeking The Good

As we head into the Thanksgiving holiday and the eventual non-existent war on Christmas, I have been thinking about a few things. Mainly that we have a lot more shit to worry about than fighting over holiday media missives which…

What Makes You Vote?

I’ve had several conversations this past week about the election next year and then the metro elections in 2015. The issue that presented itself in these discussion that I had with various folks went back to are we voting for…

JLL, Ducking Reporters And Recent History

The only time that you really need to duck a reporter is if you are seeing Tyler Durden on a regular basis and are a member of Fight Club. Apparently this has not been taught to some folks down at…