I was Just Thinkin’ – Here I sit, Retired?

That's right, I'm Retired! And, here I have combined two different articles of mine for efect. The first half I wrote when I turned 65. The second half are my reflections on then, Now and what I am afraid about tomorrow and our future as retirees. Click on the link below to read the article. …

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Write on HubPages, make money like a good web parasite

That's what i said; be a good web parasite. I write a lot of my articles on HubPages and I recently had my 5-year anniversary writing on the HP site. During that time, I have learned a lot of interesting things about writing informational articles that make money. Not a lot of money, but a …

Making excuses for the Tea Party, Trying to condone the destruction of America

Roadside Sign I was listening to the news yesterday and there was an endless line of Congressmen marching in front of the cameras. The were either attacking and blaming each other for the ridiculous brinksmanship we Americans have been dragged through. The amazing thing was that each one continued to feel that they were the …

IWas Just Thinkin’ – IRS Agents, FBI Agents

Just Chewing on my Cud, Why? I was Just Thinkin' With the mistakes of the FBI relative to catching terrorists being blamed on a manpower shortage, I just had an epiphany. Obama stuck a provision in his omnipotent Obama-Care Bill that allowed for the hiring of over 15,000 new IRS agents to catch Americans who …

AMERICAN GULLIBLE an article on how we are allowing the government to waste our Social Security

AMERICAN GULLIBLE Here is a great and thoughtful article written by fellow Hubber Wayne Brown. I think every one of us that has concerns about our federal representatives and what they are doing with the budget and debt should read this one. I recommend it highly. -----------------------------

Congresional Representatives or LEMMINGS

LEMMINGS or REPRESENTATIVES of the PEOPLE? That's my question. AS I continue to get up every morning and check the latest news, the #1 topic is the National Budget. Oh, and the FISCAL CLIFF! The latest is that all of our brilliant representatives and even our newly elected leader are just going to "Jump off …

The Republican Convention in Tampa and our Tax Dollars used

The Republican National Convention is to be held in Tampa Florida, shortly, and the article that I read in the local paper included these interesting numbers for us all to consider. 1- The Federal Government (that means us!) is paying $50-MILLION dollars for Convention Security.  Now that's a lot of money, but even worse, you …