All-Day Beef with Wild Rice and Carrots

This is another one of my favorite 1-pan dinners that slow cooks all day and yields a delicious dinner with very little work, especially at dinner time when I am the most tired and wanting to get a quick, hearty meal on the table as fast as possible. Add a green salad and fresh sliced … Continue reading All-Day Beef with Wild Rice and Carrots

Another Look At COVID-19 & Masks

Before you get "all het up" over the title, please  read and carefully consider ALL  that this practicing physician has to say, and even take a look at the scientific studies he cites. It just might surprise you. And please take a look at this one also: https://eclecticmusings.blog/2020/04/07/face-mask-fact-vs-fiction/  And again, please don't make incorrect assumptions … Continue reading Another Look At COVID-19 & Masks

James Madison – Republican Government – No Nobility

James Madison, Federalist, no. 39, 250--53 16 Jan. 1788 The first question that offers itself is, whether the general form and aspect of the government be strictly republican? It is evident that no other form would be reconcileable with the genius of the people of America; with the fundamental principles of the revolution; or with … Continue reading James Madison – Republican Government – No Nobility

Montesquieu – Democracy versus Aristocracy/Tyranny

Montesquieu, Spirit of Laws, bk. 2, CH. 2 1748 2.--Of the Republican Government, and the Laws in relation to Democracy When the body of the people is possessed of the supreme power, it is called a democracy. When the supreme power is lodged in the hands of a part of the people, it is then … Continue reading Montesquieu – Democracy versus Aristocracy/Tyranny

Another Look at COVID-19 Statistics

A Rational Look at the So-Called Covid 19 - Pandemic Monday, 13 April 2020 Hugo Salinas Price 2,835,205 Americans died in the year 2018. (Source: National Vital Statistics System). Humans have a habit of dying, and as the population of the US has grown since 2018, the figures we shall eventually see for total deaths in … Continue reading Another Look at COVID-19 Statistics

COVID-19 & the Territory – 150 Year Old Controversy

Good article on the suppression of information about this virus, other pathogens, and ways to stay healthy. The Territory referred to is the natural ability of the human body to defend itself against pathogens. Coronavirus Crisis Reopens 150-Year-Old Controversy By Karen Selick April 20, 2020 I look at the coronavirus crisis differently from most people. … Continue reading COVID-19 & the Territory – 150 Year Old Controversy

For All The Jural Assemblies – 58 | Reading the Constitutions — Maine Republic Email Report

Impressive discussion of the 3 Constitutions governing the USA!!!! by Anna von Reitz For All The Jural Assemblies – 58 | Reading the Constitutions Most Americans have been taught to revere the Constitutions. Generations of military and civil service workers have been indoctrinated to “defend the Constitution (whichever one they work under) from all Enemies … Continue reading For All The Jural Assemblies – 58 | Reading the Constitutions — Maine Republic Email Report

John Locke -Natural Law & Governance

Second Treatise, sections 4-15 4. To understand Political Power right, and derive it from its Original, we must consider what State all Men are naturally in, and that is, a State of perfect Freedom to order their Actions, and dispose of their Possessions, and Persons as they think fit, within the bounds of the Law of Nature, … Continue reading John Locke -Natural Law & Governance

Articles of Confederation

One of the early documents leading to the writing and adoption of the Constitution of the United States of America. The Articles of Confederation had no real teeth for enforcement, maintaining equality among the states, nor provision for defending the nation, yet, much was learned from this experiment. 1 Mar. 1781 Tansill 27--37 To all … Continue reading Articles of Confederation

Taking the Liberty Bull by the Horns with Cowboy Common Sense

Jonesy is fighting the liberty fight in Wyoming, challenging the stay-at-home edict of his county government. There's some really good information here if any of you want to likewise challenge government mandated lock downs. He and I both agree that we should all do our best to maintain social distancing for safety and health. What … Continue reading Taking the Liberty Bull by the Horns with Cowboy Common Sense