IS EVERYONE ON FACEBOOK AN EXPERT ABOUT EVERYTHING?
A recent experience on Facebook made me reflect on why it’s so difficult to separate fact from fiction. Stick with me, I think this is important. It illustrates the challenge of learning truths, and perhaps more vital, trying to remember what the truth actually is. After all, what does it matter if we are told the truth and then cannot remember it?
THE YEAR IN REVIEW
Looking back, 2021 began with such promise.
A new year. A new president. A new vaccine. And, Betty White was indestructible.
Now, here we are. Totally fucked.
Spencer Tracy once told an interviewer, “Acting is not an important job in the scheme of things. Plumbing is.”
Never have truer words been spoken. WE NEED GOOD PLUMBERS. More young people should take up plumbing, and other trades, rather than aspiring to be DJs and Social Media Influencers. I mean, let’s get real.
Okay, jumping off one soapbox and onto another….
Don’t be fooled by something calling itself “Van Leeuwen” ice cream! They are not to be trusted, folks. Liars!
My thoughts on several news events from this past week (Nov. 8-15, 2021):