Monthly Archives: June 2014
These days I find politics and political ideologies to be as cold and lifeless as a dead fish sitting in a grocers display case. The eyes of political ideologies lack any sign of life and soul. There’s nothing you can find in them that is full of life anymore. It’s a stagnant morass of wannabe revolutionaries (whether it’s the wannabe American revolutionaries or the wannabe Bolshevik Revolutionaries) looking for a fight they possibly could never go through with unless they were die-hard killers. That’s why I remain and always will remain politically unlabeled and unaligned. You will see me contribute money to both Tea Party groups when the Constitution and freedom are threatened and to Socialist/Labor groups when workers rights are threatened. I believe in a perfect balance between the two in order to have a better and thriving society. I find both sides of the political spectrum are useful to the maintaining of our country. No one one side should EVER have complete and absolute control. It’s wrong and immoral. Many will disagree, but that is your right to do so and I will fight to the bloody death in order to secure that right from wannabe revolutionaries looking to establish the next Dictatorship of the Bourgeois or Dictatorship of the Proletariat.
At times I become so apathetic towards politics that I simply slip away for months without ever looking at a news website, watching Glenn Beck or even writing in this blog, but recently my girlfriend and I plan on having a child and thus has become my duty to become vigilant when it comes to politics both here in the US and abroad. As our society becomes more globalization helped along by technology it’s prudent to stay on top of current events such as the Crisis in Iraq and Common Core because the long-term ramifications for our future child will be poignant.
So what exactly do I believe? It’s better to just list my beliefs:
I believe in gay marriage
How exactly do two people of the same gender marrying affect me? It seriously doesn’t much like Brittany Spears and other celebrities who abuse the institution of marriage for their own attention whoring.
I believe in the 2nd Amendment
The right for people to own guns should always be upheld because it ensures that the government will always be afraid of it’s citizens because they can and will always be armed to the teeth. That’s how it should be, the government fearing its citizens rather than citizens being fearful of their government.
I believe in religious rights
Christians today are taking a pounding by secularists maybe for good reason, but bashing an entire religion on the merits of a few really is silly. Plus, banning things like a cross erected 5 decades ago bought and paid for by ordinary citizens is even more silly. Leave it alone, it’s a memorial to the dead. Also, a Christian business should be given the right to put their business at risk by denying patronage to gay couples. In the end, they’ll revoke their own ban due to low amount of customers patronizing their business.
I believe Common Core is evil
Common Core reduces competition between good and bad schools by leveling the playing field. It also brings with it strange ways of doing math for example. The new way of math makes it harder for parents to their duty as parents and help their children scholastically. It makes schools more dependent on the Federal government as opposed to local communities and the people who fund those schools with their tax money. Taking examples from totalitarian and failing countries is not a good way to reform our education system.
I believe in Universal Healthcare
Obamacare is the biggest foul up ever to grace our country. I believe in Universal Healthcare, but I think it needs a more 21st Century revision in order to make it work effectively without putting peoples lives at risk. It needs to take the Hippocratic Oath to the fullest extent. It doesn’t need to be the rationed out healthcare that Conservatives are afraid of. With brilliant minds and innovation we Americans could make it work better than the European brand of Universal Healthcare.
I believe in School Choice
Every parent should be able to choose what type of school their child goes to whether it’s public or private or even home schooling and have it be affordable as well. The misplaced fear in George W. Bush voucher program was nothing more than Liberals wishing to subjugate parental choice. This to me is treasonous in that Liberals are forgoing a childs future for their own political gain.
I believe in being environmentally friendly
Lets face it, no one wants dirty air, polluted waters or to have the beautiful scenery that Nature bestows upon us to be blotted out by vast concrete and asphalt strip malls and parking lots. So, it is our duty as sentient beings to want to take care of the environment and make sure no more animals go extinct because of our existence.
I don’t believe Socialism/Communism is the answer
Now, I’m sure the naysayers will be quick to point out that my support of Universal Healthcare is hypocritical, however I don’t believe so. I can accept one component of an ideology without supporting the entire ideology itself. Communism/Socialism just simply does not work when applied to the real world. It lacks factoring in the fact that it’s usurping rights from people and human nature itself.
I believe Capitalism does need to be reformed for the 21st Century
The current form of capitalism is based off the Industrial Revolution, which has long since withered away to allow the Information/Digital Revolution to flourish, so it’s without any doubt that capitalism needs to be retrofitted for our 21st Century reality. Factories and other industries are slowly but surely giving way to automation and having capitalism still holding on the ancient remains of the Industrial Revolution does nothing to help people and in fact gives the Communists/Socialists credence in their ideology that capitalism is slowly dying.
I don’t believe in amnesty for illegals
As someone who is the son of a legal immigrant from Latin America, giving amnesty and all these amenities to illegal, law-breaking immigrants is a slap in the face to those who went through the process of citizenship the legal way. If these illegals want citizenship then they need to go about it the way everyone has.
I believe in a secured border
We need to secure our border and even put up an extensive wall along our border in order to secure our nation from illegal immigration and from intrusions from Mexican drug cartels and the Mexican military.
I believe political correctness is wrong
People need to really grow a thick skin and stop being offended by every little thing that comes out. What kind of life is it to find offense at everything around you? You don’t have the right to not be offended. Welcome to reality.
I believe in a non-racist, all inclusive nationalism
I think its important that all legal American citizens regardless of race, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, religion and political ideology to express pride in their country. Since pride in country tends to run contrary of the internationalist beliefs of most Left leaning ideologies the opposing idea is of course nationalism. Nationalism isn’t inherently racist in nature and especially with a diverse country such as America nationalism can not be racist.
I support the 10th Amendment
The idea of giving more power to the states and the people and restricting power given to the Federal government is just common sense. As we can clearly see the power lust that Federal government has is a clear and present danger to American citizens. We need to get back rights for the states to choose what is good for their state and not be bullied by the government to accept things the Federal government wants to impose like Common Core.
There’s more things I can bullet point that I support, but it tends to be a long list so this gives you an idea of why I believe in what I believe and why I have a problem simply sticking to any party line. I’m just some person stuck in the center of politics and find the Left-Right rift to be ridiculous.
Us Heathens always are against the Christians in various ways. We remember the unjust deeds they wrought upon our Heathen ancestors, but what have Christians done to us TODAY? Personally, they may try to sway me towards their beliefs by saying things like I worship fake gods, that Satan has wooed me with temptation into another religion or whatever else. However, the keyword is they SAID these things which is quite different than having a sword against your neck with a rabid armored man saying, “Convert or die!”. I make it no secret that I try my best to bridge the gap between Christians and Heathens/Pagans, because I feel it’s important to get over the past without forgetting and losing vigilance and to unite together to preserve Liberty and our Constitution.
Why are Christians important to the security of our own faith? Every freedom are like dominoes, when one falls the others follow suit. So, if Christianity falls it’s highly probable that all other faiths will fall with it. I don’t care if you don’t like their religion, but you need to understand why it’s important that when the Christian is being attacked it is our duty to history to come to their aid. Same goes for Christians, if you see other faiths being attacked unjustly it is your duty to come to their aid in order to secure the future of your religion as well. You don’t have to like us or agree with us, but you too need to see the importance of securing the right of worship for others. And I say our duty to history because what have we truly learned from the past when a new religion/belief comes in to replace the old?
Who is more of a danger these days? Is it the fundamentalist Christian or the fundamentalist Islam? I see more killings being made in the name of Islam rather than Christianity these days so it’s a no-brainer on who is a clear and present danger these days. I also see the Federal government willing to strip liberty from the masses more so than Christians these days. The combined forces of the Federal government wanting to expand its dominion over the people with Islamo-fascism wanting the same thing pose a great threat to ordinary Americans and every other human being who enjoy their freedoms.
We need to come together whether you’re Christian Jewish, Heathen, Buddhist, Muslim, Atheist, Pantheist, Agnostic, Taoist, Hindu, Pastafarian, Confucian and whatever other belief out there, because if we don’t keeping ourselves divided we’ll lose our country and our freedoms. Keeping to the divided mindset will only lead us down to the dungeons of slavery. We’ll all live on our knees licking the bootheels of our oppressors whether it’s the American Federal Government or the Islamic Fascists. No matter who it is that conquers us because we kept ourselves so thoroughly divided…We. Will. Be. Slaves! There’s no other way to put it than that. So, it’s up to us to change the course of history and swing it away from enslavement and back towards Liberty and Freedom with the Constitution as our absolute guide.
So America, what shall it be? Freedom? or… Slavery?
A resounding question that surrounds how we can give free, unabridged healthcare to illegal immigrants, but yet our veterans who fought for our country and contributed with honor are still suffering without proper treatment? It’s an excellent question that NEEDS to be answered by President Obama and his cohorts. However, since Obama hasn’t answered many questions surrounding the multitude of scandals during tenure as President of the United States of America I won’t hold my breath and simply file it under, “He doesn’t care about Americans.”
I could probably reiterate the plethora of platitudes of those angered by this issue, but what would be the point? It stinks more so than the pile of garbage we call politicians heaped in their seats patting themselves on the backs and giving themselves raises for doing nothing but dividing the Nation against itself. I don’t blame illegal immigrants for coming here. I mean who can blame them for wanting a better life?! No, I blame the Federal Government for not securing the border against illegal crossing into our country. The Federal Government is at the heart of all of this and President Obama to claim ignorance doesn’t work. Liberals didn’t let President Bush claim ignorance on issues, so why should Obama have free reign?
And lets not forget the whole Bergdahl issue which eclipsed the VA scandal within a day. Nice going, lets give back 5 horrible human beings in exchange for a Army deserter who bashed this country verbally. Once again, Obama can not claim ignorance on this issue. Remember, the Buck Stops at the Presidents desk. Imagine the furor caused if Bush said, “Well, I just learned about the August 2001 memo concerning probably terrorist attacks via airplanes through the news!” The Liberals would’ve been howling for blood more so than they were when they found out about the memo.
This Presidency under Obama has been the most embarrassing and most ridiculous Administration I have ever witnessed. Obama, no matter the clanging of the Shield of Hope and Change he had ran on previously he sure hasn’t held up his end of the bargain. Instead, he has invested taxpayers money in solar companies that failed, lavish parties, vacations galore, spying on Americans and gun running into Mexico. This is not what I imagined when I voted for Obama in 2008, but that’s the curse of imagining the world when reality gets in the way, you get let down by people who promise you golden roads and instead give you mud roads.
Now what? That’s the question, how do we fix this Nation that has a society in shambles where adults in positions of power act like spoiled rotten children and celebrities who out pace Nero and Caligula in their hedonism. All the while us, the serfs, the plebs, the proles, have to struggle daily in order to sustain our existence. Remember this the next time you or your children see the Kardashians, the Biebers, and every other swill chugging celebrity has their face plastered on your screen. Ask yourself,”Why?” Why do we care about the lives of celebrities? Why do we allow the Federal Government to stomp on our backs? Why have we allowed our society to go down into the depths of a cesspool? Why don’t we care about honor and our elders anymore? Ask these questions and try to answer them. That’s supposed to be your job as an ordinary American citizen.
As an artist and an amateur writer, I feel it is my duty to defend Creepy Pasta from what should be the media pointing the finger at bad parenting instead of sensationalizing against websites that don’t do a thing to encourage attempted murder. If reading and writing horror led to murderous tendencies than I believe Stephen King would be the biggest mass murderer the world would have ever seen. However, that’s not the case and thankfully. The media attack and those individuals who are placing blame on Creepy Pasta are ridiculous and need a reality check. Perhaps, the media should scrutinize the parenting of those murderous children who delved into a fictional world believing a fictional character would come get them if they killed their friend. I mean why hasn’t the media asked that question? What would make these kids not appreciate their friends life and what would make them try to escape their life by murdering their friend? The media, lacking its objective reporting quality, has gone on to attack and berate Creepy Pasta for whatever sordid reason bringing along the hollowed minds who know only to react and not think.
I think society needs to discuss the lack of concern about parenting by todays parents. This horrific event was due to lack of parenting or just plain bad parenting altogether. Why didn’t the parents notice the peculiar things their children were looking at? Where was the parental control? In this day and age where you can block websites from being accessed by your kids there’s no excuse for ANY parent to not to know what their children have been looking at under their roof. So once again, I reiterate, the inept media needs to do it’s job and investigate what was happening prior to the stabbings. There’s more to the story than we’re being told.
When we start blaming things that had no encouragement for peoples deeds and not place the blame where it should be than we are negating responsibility and encouraging more outrageous acts. We’re giving these kids and the parents an outlet for blame when the blame lies on the parents and the kids. Why the media hasn’t caught on to this aspect of their so-called journalism is beyond me. Perhaps it’s ratings, but either way it’s sick and disgusting.
By the way, here’s the website: http://www.creepypasta.com It’s a great website for those venturing into writing. Enjoy and give your support to this site. It’s getting a bad rep for no good reason other than media sensationalism.