Tag: Mark Twain

Oct 08

Party of Four

In Brief — What sounds like being seated in a restaurant is, in fact, your invitation of four people, past and present, to join you for an exchange of thoughts on topics of interest. [Written in May 2017.] ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Revelations of Values — Who do you invite and why? The invitees speak your language regardless …

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Jan 18

This Blogger’s Thoughts and Words

In Brief—The author of the blog explains why he writes what he writes. If you disagree with what he has written, he tells you how you can let him know of your disagreement. He will then explain his view in a Comment or a private message. ——————————————————————————————————————————– It’s Not Pessimism, It’s Reality— “He’s nuttier than …

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Mar 16

The Press Misleads

In Brief— A well-informed person is advised to read as broadly as possible and to be skeptical of what s/he reads. Be aware that the mainstream press regularly misleads its readers, so a healthy degree of skepticism is always in order. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– Scylla or Charybdis: Uninformed or Misinformed?—  “If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re …

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