The Disunited States of America

May 26, 2012
The Disunited States of America

The Disunited States of America — by Polydamas Nearly forty-nine years ago, on August 28, 1963, Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. his masterpiece “I Have a Dream” speech. Two generations ago, the highlight of Rev. King’s speech was his…

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Prometheus Unchained and Reaching For the Stars

May 22, 2012
Prometheus Unchained and Reaching For the Stars

Prometheus Unchained and Reaching For the Stars  — by Polydamas Greek mythology, which serves as the inspiration for this website, has long delighted people of all ages for distilling the wisdom of ages in colorful legends. One of its more prominent legends features the story of Prometheus. Prometheus, whose name…

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Born in Kenya, Nearly Irrelevant

May 17, 2012
Born in Kenya, Nearly Irrelevant

 Born in Kenya, Nearly Irrelevant — by Patrokles What if Barack Hussein Obama were actually to have been born in Kenya in 1961? While there may be many issues surrounding the “Certificate of Live Birth”, said to have been issued by the State of Hawaii, and while he may have…

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The Road to Ruin or to Salvation

May 16, 2012
The Road to Ruin or to Salvation

The Road to Ruin or to Salvation—by Polydamas There is an apocryphal, yet, nonetheless, amusing story about a chemist, an engineer, and an economist who were shipwrecked on a barren desert island. They had with them a large supply of canned foods, but, unfortunately, they lacked a can opener. While…

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The Limits of Tolerance

May 9, 2012
The Limits of Tolerance

The Limits of Tolerance—by Odysseus Try, if you dare, a thought puzzle. A hypothetical if you will.  What if there were a religion in the world, whose holy treatise demanded that they must offer everyone they meet the opportunity to convert, and if they refuse, the practitioner of the religion…

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Even National Review Doesn’t See It?

May 4, 2012
Even National Review Doesn’t See It?

Even National Review Doesn’t See It? — by Odysseus Obama’s people literally created this material? Intentionally? Didn’t they recognize that “Julia” was the name of the love interest in George Orwell’s “1984”? Did they do it intentionally as a joke, so they could laugh at our collective stupidity?  Obama’s Vision…

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