a reply to: shawmanfromny
Im not a party member either. I register if I have to and change my affiliation to follow my presidential candidate every 4-8 years.
At heart I am just an american. My values were drilled into me as a first generation son of immigrants. We came here to be american, end of story. We
didnt come here to perpetuate Spanish or Cuban ideals. We kept what was good and molded our way of life so as to coexist with our neighbors /HOSTS.
I married an immigrant and have immigrant children.
The point is, what was the point if Americans one day will just give up on being AMERICANS!
Why change so fast and so often according to the ever radicalized whims of the two parties in power?
Our values are found in history books and memories of times past. Our legacy in family and in community.
We do need to see through the lies and question everything. We do not need to place doubt on all of humanity nor should we do so ESPECIALLY to our own
We made mistakes, but if we are aware of them and trying to correct them then what we were wasnt that bad, since what we are isnt either.
All things flawed I love my country. Americans should too. The country is the people. Never forget that. Even without a land, we would be
Thats why I cant accept this generations gullibility when catering to their grandparents now, who refuse to let go /let us become the flawed people we
Just point us in the right direction and go die. That should be more important to the baby boomers now than leaving a stinking mess as a mark on
The bi-party must die. Universal Centrists will rise.
a reply to: argentus
Indeed, agreed. Who is John Galt? My favorite companion thought to "Atlas Shrugged" is "Sisyphus Smiles"
That we are wise if we are able to choose our burden before it is imposed on us by powers we can not control. We chase our burden in leisure half the
time. Then we prepare for the next smile.
Most wise Sisyphus among all mortal men. Not even love could fool him into abandoning his chosen purpose. His heart was his guide always.
edit on 7 11 2018 by tadaman because: (no reason given)