Category Archives: Quick post

A few thoughts on Baltimore

According to the media, Baltimore, Maryland is burning. According to a handful of people who are actually there, the ratio of peaceful demonstrations to violence and mayhem is actually skewed in favor of peace. No matter the specifics, it is … Continue reading

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A quick Election Day rant

This post was inspired in part by a recent series of online debates I found myself entangled in, as well as others recently observed. In the theme of this election day, here’s a pro tip for those who consciously start … Continue reading

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Progress vs perception

This is just a quick observation, not a full post. Reading Facebook posts today, I observed more than one person complaining about the state of crime in America and “all the crazies out there these days.” This type of discussion … Continue reading

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