Category Archives: Society and Darwinism

Vincent Frank Spinelli: September 3, 1926 – July 8, 2013

  I find myself with little to say, which is such a disservice to such a good man.  Although, clarity comes from the fact that he lived a life that needed no explanation.  A plain, honest, simple yet intelligent, humble … Continue reading

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Theresa Anne Delgatto Spinelli: November 27, 1929 – May 19, 2013

Who Cares if it’s Raining – Vincent Frank Spinelli II   In loving memory, Theresa Anne Delgatto Spinelli November 27, 1929 – May 19, 2013 Wife, Mother, Matriarch When Mamma prayed, good things happened – people changed. Not much more … Continue reading

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My Viewmaster…

I look at what’s in my Viewmaster. Remember those things; they came complete with a free A-Team or Smurfs wheel cartridge depending on your age range. I’m sure there was a My Little Pony as well. Well it seems that … Continue reading

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Answers hard to come by…

  … and the truth of the matter eludes us all – for now. Still, justice (whether ‘Frontier Style’ or otherwise) has a welcoming taste. #LetGodSortThemOut  

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Takei it or Leave it – My Final Offer

“Defense of Marriage Act.” Under DOMA, passed 17 years ago, same-sex couples who are legally married in their home states are denied federal benefits offered to opposite-sex married couples. There are over 1,000 such benefits, such as tax savings, Social … Continue reading

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Bill Gates – mortal enemy of FSF and SC, but he’s got a Good Point

  We don’t like Bill Gates – shocking, isn’t it?  Anyway, a man doesn’t become a ba-jillion-aire entrepreneur by being an idiot.  He’s far from it.  We disagree wholly with his concept of deployment, intended use, creating lock-in, and code … Continue reading

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Justice… what’s that?

Little snippet from the Huffington Post… Sheriff’s deputies in Texas won’t file charges against a father who they say beat an acquaintance to death after allegedly catching him sexually abusing the man’s 4-year-old daughter. – from The Huffington Post, 2012_0613 … Continue reading

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Right and Wrong still matter – I don’t care what anyone says.

From Wikipedia.com… Integrity is a concept of consistency of actions, values, methods, measures, principles, expectations, and outcomes. In ethics, integrity is regarded as the honesty and truthfulness or accuracy of one’s actions. Somebody basically molests your significant other – you … Continue reading

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The ‘State’ of the State’s Schools

  National Public Radio reports: a New York State exam poses questions for students which require said students to analyse behaviour and utilize critical thinking / reasoning.  The concept, itself, seems like a good one – test students’ capacity for … Continue reading

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Ever wonder WHY we bailed out the Auto Companies?

  Have you ever wondered why the American government bailed out the big-3 automotive manufacturers (Ford [who passed on the loan] / GM / Chrysler) ? The answer is pretty simple, and it has nothing to do with what you … Continue reading

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