Tag Archives: Truth

CNN Makes Itself A Target

We enjoyed the irony in seeing cable TV “news” source CNN expelled from socialist Venezuela and condemned by President Trump at essentially the same time. In the first instance, the crime was providing truth that contradicted government propaganda; for the … Continue reading

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Old Alaskan Sourdough’s Advice To Newbies Is Still Good …

A while ago, before Alaska became a tourist destination and an oil source, the  hardy locals referred to immigrants from the “lower 48” as “Cheeechakos.” That was the Alaskan form for “tenderfoot” or “greenie.” A newcomer who didn’t yet get … Continue reading

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Presidents, Pinocchios And Boy Scouts …

“Honest politician” these days serves to illustrate the meaning of “oxynoron.”  Recalling that the ancient Greek Diogenes was said to carry a lantern around to aid his search for an honest man, we suppose that condition will not surprise. Noting … Continue reading

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Would the Government Lie to Us? (You Decide)

What should we think of the goings-on following the Boston Marathon bombing? First, lets take a brief retrospective: The Benghazi murder of the U.S. Ambassador to Libya has disappeared from the news and so has the Congressional ‘investigation’ that was … Continue reading

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Science, Politics…and Truth

Saying you can tell when a politician is lying by whether his lips are moving amused the ancients; only the languages expressing the sentiment have changed. Scientists on the other hand, have been given an assumption of truthfulness for their … Continue reading

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