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About serius1058

I am a 64year old male. I live in California. I continute to blog as a way to give my opinion on things that I read about. I am a baby boomer and I feel that because of the life I have experienced, and the times we are living through the need to be examined with a critical eye. I feel this is my purpose in life. Live,learn, and comment. I will attempt to make this happen.

Putin’s Puppet

Un-American…outrageous…stupid…ridiculous were some of the adjectives used by former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright to describe the behavior of the president during his meeting with Vladimir Putin in Finland. Even with the Justice Department’s indictments of eleven Russian diplomats and … Continue reading

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Truth Or Reality

To be known as a person who is considered to be truthful when it comes to giving one’s word to either do or not do a specific activity is how the world works. A contract is basically an agreement to … Continue reading

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The war on immigrants who now reside illegally in Donald Trump’s America has started to evolve into a system to frighten and intimidate those he wants to deport back to their home countries. The president has ordered that those who … Continue reading

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Fourth Of July

Today is when we celebrate the date when our country declared itself an independent nation who no longer had ties to the British Empire. There will be picnics, fireworks and maybe some time to contemplate what it means to be … Continue reading

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Cognitive Dissonance

Originally posted on Observations:
Richard Pryor on one of his comedy albums made the statement”Tell me a good lie so I don’t have to think about the truth” I have always remembered that statement about the realities of modern life.…

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The turmoil caused by years of fighting and bloodshed in Syria has risen to a new level with the news of an increase in the numbers of refugees leaving that war-torn country who are now seeking some kind of de-facto¬† … Continue reading

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Syrian Sonata VI

There is a new wave of refugees fleeing the already bombed out country of Syria. I first wrote about the conflict in 2013 when president Obama was considering sending American troops there. Then came the ISIS situation in both Syria … Continue reading

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