People in America like to talk about how
snitches and rats are bad until they themselves become defendants facing
dozens of years in a cell and then decide snitching and not being in
prison sound just fine.
Not too long ago, the school of thought
espoused by those who liked George W. Bush when he was giving speeches
that sounded as if Ricky from Trailer Park Boys wrote them was
that people who don’t like the president are not American.
Sometimes you hear about a particular
thing you don’t care about with such frequency that you wonder if you
are supposed to start caring about it or if those who shape our society
are just hellbent on distracting you from important things that are
occurring in the world we live in.
There are plenty of good reasons to visit
the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky — maybe you like
animatronic dinosaurs (most people do) or your home-schooled kid is
acting like a real dick in class and needs to take a field trip.
matter what or how you celebrate this time of year, one binding factor
is that every child we are related to is going to expect lots of gifts
and they’re going to be expensive and probably only played with or used
for a few weeks before being forgotten.
If there’s anything worse than religious
people who try to act morally superior and tell other people who they
can marry and where their soul will spend eternity after they kick the
bucket, it’s atheists who think other people care what they do and do
not believe in.