Ranting

Memphasis > Bouki Fait Gombo

April 5th, 2018

THE OWNED PERSPECTIVE

View More »

Memphasis > Gunnysacking

March 29th, 2018

THE UNITED STATES OF GUNNYSACK

View More »

Memphasis > For Real

March 22nd, 2018

REAL NEED. REAL EFFORT. “A billion here, a billion there, and pretty soon you’re talking about real money.” The late, great Illinois Senator Everett Dirksen – father-in-law to the late-great Tennessee Senator Howard Baker – purportedly said that regarding government spending in a Tonight Show appearance in the 60s. In the coming years, ...

View More »

Memphasis > The Whole Truth

March 15th, 2018

TRUTH BE TOLD. Truth is the truth. It isn’t inconvenient, inconsistent or incomplete. It isn’t uncomfortable or unpleasant and certainly not untrue. But what we’ve made of the truth is all of those things. A couple of years ago, I wrote about a strange little corner park downtown representative of both our national and local manipulation of truth ...

View More »

Memphasis > Gorillas In The Living Room

March 8th, 2018

IMPROVING THE VIEW There are very large gorillas in our living room. It seems these things are never seen when such a sight would spoil the vision at hand – except, of course, by those who see the reality of unpleasant things. Never mentioned in polite conversation – except, of course, by those who discuss unpleasant things. Avoided at all costs by those charged ...

View More »

Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 Next