People chatter about a living wage, often with the idea that government will fix the problem. The trouble is, the government stole it from you by devaluing the dollar. In 1971 the United States of America became a fiat currency nation.

I charted from 1962 thru 2021 showing the relationship…


Lately I’ve been giving a lot of thought to how people present statistics to prove their point of view.

Totals

White people killed by police (shot to death). Total, including the ones shooting at the cop or in the process of trying to kill someone. (2020) 457

Black people killed…


With the advent of the internet, everyone with an internet connection (basically everyone) can give you their opinion. They seem to consider it to be their holy duty to influence your thoughts and opinions. For some it is undeniably wholesome things like promoting the idea of a healthy lifestyle; food…


I have a friend, a long term one. We worked at the same place in different functions. We practiced martial arts together for many years. He really, really wants to talk politics. It is a difficult task to not go to war with each other or ruin a long term…


Cover of the manual approved for public release

The manual is about military deception but the technique is clearly in use against the American people, and the world.

At page 1–6 we find the following:

“1–30. Any deception aims to either increase or decrease the level of uncertainty, or ambiguity, in the mind of the deception target. This…


Global warming is the buzz. It really has reached the point that it is undeniable and is getting worse rapidly. Unfortunately talking about it doesn’t do anything to solve the problem. Reminds me of that other hot topic. All talk about the problem with no viable solution. …


Trump’s primary strength is criticism from the left. It may have been his ghost writer but the thought is definitely all him when you read in the book, “The Art of the Deal” that an inch of controversial news is worth more than paying for a half page ad. …


Indoctrination for tribal hate, or at minimum, contempt, has always been a ubiquitous part of preparation for war. When people shout about the injustice or evil of another group they are beating war drums. It may or may not be intended, but is the music that young men inclined to…


Few read my stories. Some were well received, some not so much. You may have noticed that I deleted them all. Some quotes which resonate with me.

“The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of…

Dave Murray

Retired and living my golden years in a world full of angry people.

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