Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Monday, May 18, 2015
As I sit writing this entry, in the First Class Cabin of a United flight from Denver to Newark, I am left to wonder at the way the world has changed. I’ve been reading a novel set in some indeterminate period of the past (train travel is still the big and hot thing in this book) and I marvel at the way the world has changed in the past half century.
The ranting and raving of Don Bergquist on or about 5/18/2015
Monday, May 11, 2015
In an attempt to better understand the Neo-Conservative mind, I decided to read the tome that they all seem to hold so dear: “Atlas Shrugged” by Ayn Rand. I am only about a third of the way through it, but can say that it is an interesting view in to the psyche of anyone who holds this book dear.
The ranting and raving of Don Bergquist on or about 5/11/2015
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
1. fluent or persuasive speaking or writing.
"a preacher of great power and eloquence"
synonyms: fluency, articulateness, expressiveness, silver tongue, persuasiveness,forcefulness, power, potency, effectiveness
The ranting and raving of Don Bergquist on or about 5/06/2015
Friday, May 01, 2015
“Already long ago, from when we sold our vote to no man, the People have abdicated our duties; for the People who once upon a time handed out military command, high civil office, legions — everything, now restrains itself and anxiously hopes for just two things: bread and circuses.”
The ranting and raving of Don Bergquist on or about 5/01/2015