Jury Service, Jury Selection Rights – Versus Threats, Hunger & Lack of Privacy Protection.

Jury Selection, Civic Duty and the Jury Trial Court System. Your Rights if Selected for Jury Service: The Pope and Brad Pitt [hana-code-insert name='Google' /] A Harris Poll commissioned by the American Bar Association in 2004 concluded that the majority of the people believe that jury duty is an important civic responsibility.  "It remains crucial to the function of our democracy that we … [Read more...]

Ode to Politicians & Supreme Court Justices: Sacrificing Your Dignity for Their Principles

Politicians are quick to lay down your life for their country - while five Republican Supreme Court Justices readily sacrificed your dignity for their principles. ...instead of arguing about dignity, the justices disagreed about the practical question of whether invasive strip-searches are reasonably necessary to serve the interests of the jails and prisons. Kennedy’s majority opinion said that … [Read more...]

Thomas Jefferson – Banks are more dangerous than standing armies.

Thomas Jefferson warned that the people will wake up homeless. Thomas Jefferson said in 1802:  "I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies. If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of their currency, first by inflation, then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around the banks will deprive the … [Read more...]

Pride of Lions, Gaggle of Geese, Exaltation of Doves & Congress of…

We are all familiar with a Herd of cows, a Flock of chickens, a School of fish and a Gaggle of geese. However, less widely known is a Pride of lions, a Murder of crows (as well as their cousins the rooks and ravens), an Exaltation of doves and, presumably because they look so wise, a Parliament of owls. Now consider a group of Baboons. They are the loudest, most dangerous, most obnoxious, most … [Read more...]

US Economic Crisis Options: Dabble, dither, dump, default, destroy or be daring

US Economic Crisis by Dr. David Goldenberg: Strategies to Deal with the Economy (before late is too late.) [Dr. Goldenberg is the author of Creating Condo & Homeowner Association Documents and The Art of War 3: Canons of Commerce.] Here’s a mutually exclusive and exhaustive list of the broad families of strategies to deal with the current U.S. economic crisis. Which would you prefer? Tell … [Read more...]

Salaries for Life for President and Congress: The People 0

No matter what your party Rep or Dem: Salary of retired US Presidents ............. $180,000 FOR LIFE Salary of House/Senate ....................... $174,00​0 FOR LIFE Salary of Speaker of the House ............ $223,500 FOR LIFE Salary of Majority/Minority Leaders ....... $193,400 FOR LIFE Average Salary of a teacher ................ $40,065 per year Average Salary of a solder … [Read more...]

Does Social Networking Give Productive/Creative Loners a Bad Rap?

Social Networking - Time Management

Does social networking give productive/creative loners a seriously "wrong-headed" economic disadvantage? The term "loner" once suggested the self-confident, silent type who said little but knew more than he/she let on. A person of few words who got the job done. An achiever, a person with a rich, goal-oriented inner life - one that you could trust, a "true" friend who wouldn't blab your secrets.  … [Read more...]