Quote of the day–G.K. Chesterton

"The modern representative not only does not represent his constituents—he does not even represent himself." ─Gilbert Keith Chesterton Illustrated London News, Aug. 31, 1912.

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Quote of the day–Frederick Douglass

"Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have found out the exact measure of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them, and these will continue till they are resisted with either words or blows, or … Continue reading Quote of the day–Frederick Douglass

Equifax Credit Breach

John Oliver on October 15, 2017 did a show about the Equifax credit breach that has impacted 145 million people. Keep in mind that John Oliver uses language, examples, and jokes not safe for work or young children. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mPjgRKW_Jmk If you were one of the 145 million impacted there are some things to do*: Add … Continue reading Equifax Credit Breach

Fake News

Years ago, before the internet, the financial cost of becoming a news organization was a significant barrier to just anyone creating a news organization.  Now all it takes is a website, blog, and/or social media account and anyone can have a "news site". The amount of information out there is only growing; which requires the … Continue reading Fake News

Presidential Wax Statues

Sometime ago a wax museum went out of business and auctioned off their presidential wax statues. John Oliver did an episode about the statues, the other celebrities that purchased a statue; and the five statues he bought. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5cBV8KFFasY After John Olivier had a few choice words to say about the wax president that Stephen Colbert … Continue reading Presidential Wax Statues