The other night I was at a friend’s house (Mat Black). There were several of us socializing. This friend of mine has a small dog as a house pet. My friend also has a roommate who also has a dog, only this one is large. The large dog is overly friendly and very eager to […]
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Now featuring Listen-As-You-Read! [audio:http://www.ponderplace.com/audio/2008.01.09-homeless-people-have-jobs-to(32kbps).mp3] How many of you have been going about your daily routine, and happened to see that random homeless person going about their way? I can tell you I have, and let me just say this, I’ve never thought too deeply about the life of a homeless person. In the past I’ve […]
Americans are fat, excessive, unrestrained gluttonous pigs. Their houses too large for the too few kids they have. Their cars following the same axiom. Spending excess money on appearance, entertainment, and high priced fancies (see Jewelry, apparel, et cetera). The above is not too difficult to find. Here in the United States we have the […]
Marco Luthe wrote: What defines a “good person”? What moral and ethical standards should one have, and why? The person defines a good person. Which is a really short answer, but its the truth. The deeper question is what shapes a persons perception of truth? The scenarios are endless. In one instance I’m the ringleader […]
We the people. What does that mean? We are people. People are things. We are bodies, intelligence, and if you are so inclined, spirits. Some may argue intelligence and spirits being one and the same. Fine, whatever, it’s unimportant for this discussion. Scientifically speaking, people are a bunch of biological “things”, atoms building whatever building […]
I was at a grocery store over the weekend; replenishing my languishing food supplies. At the tail end of my shopping extravaganza I found myself waiting in line. There were 4 lines; each one was pretty evenly filled, with about 3 shopping carts to the line. Seeing this backup, the manager of the store announced […]