Category Archives: Sociology

Thought for Today (08/10/2020)

Yesterday, police were called in a Chicago neighborhood to respond to a disturbance.  Upon arrival, they locate the suspect and while trying to talk to him, he runs while producing a handgun, and fires at police. Police return the gunfire … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (08/07/2020)

Peggy McIntosh, author on that frequently quoted essay on “White Privilege”, is nothing more than the documented very first case of affluenza, victim(?). Born Margaret Vance Means in 1934 in New York, she grew up in an affluent family.  She … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (07/29/2020)

This can be touchy, but if we avoid touchy subjects nothing will change. Tonight, while watching the news (why in the hell I broke down and watched the local news, I have no idea), there was an associate professor from … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (07/22/2020)

Late last year CBS put out a list of the 65 most murderous cities in the US.  Since they rated them by the number of murders per 100,000 people, these cities might not have the most murders, just the highest … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (07/21/2020)

This is my 8th anniversary with WordPress.  Seems like more than that! Anyway These numbers are for the USA and those without exact numbers for this year were figured at last year’s reported rates divided by 365 and then multiplied … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (07/17/2020)

I was reading today, in numerous articles, people laying accolades on various famous people. “There will only be one Linda Ronstadt.” “There will never be anyone who can hold a candle to George Harrison.” “Steve McQueen was the best of … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (07/15/2020)

Today, I watched a few videos.  One was a little boy who had lost not only his father when he was 4, but his mother when he was 6.  He then went to live with his aunt.  While living with … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (07/12/2020)

It’s easy to sit somewhere and talk about life.  But if you don’t go out and experience it, what do you really have to talk about? My vocation right now is to teach my grandchildren in areas they want to … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (07/10/2020)

This age thing, along with the onset of forgetfulness, sucks.  Everyday, while doing other things, I have thoughts and think I want to share them later when I have completed whatever I am doing.  Then, when I sit down at … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (07/03/2020)

Today, I woke up in the state of IOWA.  “Big deal, you’re the Rural Iowegian, so waking up in the state of Iowa is to be expected”, you think. It is a big deal to me, because Iowa is not … Continue reading

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