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WEIGH THE RISK BENEFIT OBJECTIVELY

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WILL I VACCINATE MY CHILDREN?
My number one responsibility, not only as a father, but as a man - is to protect my children. After reviewing the available data I assessed the risks to my little ones, not based on how I felt, but based on what the data suggested. Then I factored in the fatality rate for their age range over the last 21 months in comparison to the absence of research over a prolonged period of time (5 to 10 years) and the decision was quite easy.
02:57
December 2, 2021
1ST SUPERVISED CONSUMPTION SITE IN THE U.S.
I believe this policy to be a shortsighted strategy to combat a tragedy that the leadership caused in the first place that will, in the long term, create an even bigger problem for the citizens of this once great city.
09:59
December 1, 2021
FEW LEADERS HAVE THE RESOLVE TO DEFEND U.S. SOVEREIGNTY
We already know how to resolve our illegal immigration crisis. The problem is leadership, they refuse to protect the sovereignty of our borders and claim compassion is the reason but, whether on purpose or not, it is ineptitude. Requiring that visitors ring the bell and then wait to be invited in does not show a lack of compassion it shows respect for private property. And just because someone rings the bell does not mean that entry will be guaranteed - this discriminatory practice does not show a lack of compassion either, it shows how much you value who you let in and who you do not. If that visitor is not allowed in they are welcomed to return again at a later date. What they are not allowed to do is jump through a window. If they choose this course of action they cease to be a visitor and become, by their own choice, a criminal invader. This invasion must always be repelled with extreme prejudice less the sovereignty of your private property be forfeit. Any person or institution that supports the criminal invader is complicit in the hostile takeover of that property - including the Biden Administration. https://apnews.com/article/immigration-coronavirus-pandemic-joe-biden-health-2ff11057644a05256a032680e5ef9a11?utm_source=ground.news&utm_medium=referral
09:19
November 27, 2021
ARE CONVERSATIONS A WASTE OF TIME?
I have a dilemma. I'm wondering if it is a waste of time to attempt conversation with my brothers and sisters who abandon truth when it contradicts their world view. I believe that "TRUTH" is the great equalizer for all of humanity no matter your race, gender, or ideology. But if truth is not relied upon universally, then we trade a game where all are bound by the same rules for a game where the rules are changed to achieve victory and the power to change those rules rests with one side and one side only. 
06:43
November 26, 2021
SF SHOPLIFTING_SOCIALLY ENGINEERED DISMANTLING
Imagine going to work everyday and saying to yourself, “I wonder what time we are going to get robbed today?” Imagine wondering if you’re even going to have a job the next day because the constant losses are making it impossible for the business to flourish. Imagine wondering if you are going to be able to fill a prescription or buy groceries anymore because the business was forced to close. Imagine not leaving your home for fear of your own safety Is this the California that fills you pride? To all those Californians that voted for the leadership that implements these disastrous policies over and over again year after year, I ask, why do you keep voting for this? How will this lead to a better world? This reminds me of the story of the scorpion and the frog. You see what this state has become over the last 50 years and yet you continue to give that darn scorpion a ride across the river. https://www.nationalreview.com/2021/11/the-shoplifting-capital-of-the-u-s-a/
08:13
November 23, 2021
WHY DOES HE WANT YOU DEFENSELESS?
You ever notice how after a mass shooting (usually perpetrated in a gun free zone), anti-second amendment advocates posing as responsible gun control proponents opportunistically use the tragedy to play on the emotions of the compassionate in an attempt to garner support for what ultimately will place these supporters in more peril? And they don't use every occurrence, just the mass shootings they deem advantageous to their cause. Their circumstantial lack of consistent compassion exposes them for what they truly are (anti-American). Their attacks on the law abiding instead of the breakers of the law, expose them for who they truly are (anti-justice). Their willingness to use criminal behavior as an excuse to strip away a citizens right to self preservation exposes their real intent (anti-second amendment). What we need is simple: 1) law abiding citizens need unimpeded access to firearms and 2) we need harsher consequences for any who would use firearms to commit crimes. That is what common sense gun laws should look like.
08:07
November 22, 2021
DID FAUCI SAY THAT?
At times like these I sit back and I’m reminded about Dory’s character in “Finding Nemo”. More specifically her ability to forget what she’s just discovered seconds to minutes later. How can our current circumstances not reveal this clear parallel between her affliction and what seems to be happening to our world populace. I sift through the multiple data sources and video proof of what was said 15 minutes ago in comparison to what is being said today and I wonder if my fellow brothers and sisters are just not paying close enough attention or if they are suffering from “Dory Brain Syndrome”, as I like to call it or DBS for short. How can one see all of these blatant contradictions and still justify the leadership and expertise of these individuals who are either dangerously inept at their jobs or overwhelmingly nefarious in their intent. https://www.pfizer.com/science/coronavirus/vaccine/about-our-landmark-trial https://www.modernatx.com/covid19vaccine-eua/providers/clinical-trial-data-primary-series https://www.cnn.com/2021/10/21/health/pfizer-booster-dose-efficacy-wellness-bn/index.html https://edition.cnn.com/2021/11/19/health/boosters-questions-wellness/index.html https://vermontdailychronicle.com/2021/09/30/76-of-september-covid-19-deaths-are-vaxxed-breakthroughs/
16:47
November 20, 2021
THE MODERN FACE OF RACISM IS A COLORFUL ONE
How many prominent self-made black American millionaires and billionaires does it take to rekindle the flames of racism in this country, apparently all of them? An exaggeration I know, but it sure seems that way. I’d like to believe that my fellow brothers and sisters are just being led astray, but then I remember that you don’t become as successful as these individuals have become by being a fool. So the only conclusion left to me is that, in spite of where they began, they have now become self serving elites who will do whatever it takes to gain and maintain more power. To accomplish this they are willing to either pretend to be racist (if they themselves are not actually afflicted) or condone the practice of racism based solely on circumstance. Of course the attempt is to redefine their way out of the label of “racist” by asserting that racism is subject to a power dynamic in order to be valid. In other other words, only the powerful can be racist. This is a brilliant stratagem of absolution. However the need to change what we know to be reality in order to reach this absolution, in and of itself, proves that it is an unworthy attempt at justifying what we know to be evil. These highly accomplished citizens know that racism is defined as; “the belief that an individual is either superior or inferior based on their ethnicity alone.” This belief, of course, is the refuge of the ignorant and insecure. And to see it perpetrated by those who’s ancestors most likely faced real racial discrimination, is both saddening and shameful.
11:54
November 19, 2021
WHERE DOES THIS END?
We have been told that the goal is to reach 100% vaccination of all eligible persons in the US. We have been assured that once this milestone is reached, then we will be given our normal lives back. With this in mind I ask the following question, “If the country of Gibraltar is 119% vaccinated and planning to implement the same restrictions found in places that are less than 70% vaccinated and they are experiencing an exponential rise in cases causing their government to cancel official Christmas functions - my question is - will it ever end?” https://www.gibraltar.gov.gi/index.php/press-releases/rise-in-active-covid-19-cases-public-urged-to-be-cautious-and-reduce-mixing-8452021-7433 https://www.news.com.au/world/coronavirus/global/most-vaxxed-country-jabbed-119-per-cent-of-its-eligible-population/news-story/28dbeed5fbb5a821cdf24f4a25036280
08:43
November 17, 2021
THESE PEOPLE ARE JUST MEAN
You can’t save the world if you hate it so much that you want to destroy it at all cost and you can’t build a better society on top the bones of the people who wanted something different.
10:50
November 11, 2021
WASHINGTON POST: UNVAXXED TEXANS 40X AS LIKELY TO DIE OF C19 AS THOSE FULLY VAXXED
This article was not written to inform the populace so that citizens can make an informed risk assessment; no, it was created to serve two purposes: 1-to discredit and punish Texas for disobeying the Biden Administration and 2-to support and justify Biden’s tyrannical edicts that are completely unsupported by CDC data alone. Though the article itself attempts to present compelling data, it omits pertinent statistics that would add proper context to their findings. Canada, China and New Zealand would be proud. ON PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/lightbulbinitiative/episodes/WASHINGTON-POST-UNVAXXED-TEXANS-40X-AS-LIKELY-TO-DIE-OF-C19-AS-THOSE-FULLY-VAXXED-e1a2mam
15:08
November 10, 2021
C19 VACCINE EFFICACY PLUMMETS AFTER 6 MONTHS STUDY FINDS
Initially I believed that this study, published in the journal of science, was conducted by a right leaning institution in order to push back against any and all C19 restrictions and protocols, but I was surprised to find that I was wrong. The authors conducting the study found that, in 498,148 fully vaccinated veterans, Moderna’s efficacy dropped from 89% to 58% in 6 months, Pfizer dropped from 87% to 45% and J & J dropped from 86% to 13%. Never mind the fact that we were initially told that the efficacy of Moderna was 94% and Pfizer was 90% against infection. That tune changed quickly from prevention to symptom mitigation. In spite of these findings the authors of the study still said, and I quote, "Our findings support the conclusion that COVID-19 vaccines remain the most important tool to prevent infection and death," the study said. "Vaccines should be accompanied by additional measures for both vaccinated and unvaccinated persons, including masking, hand washing, and physical distancing."  They are basing this recommendation on the fact that they examined 300,000 unvaccinated veterans and the ones who were AGED 65 AND OLDER who got the Moderna shots were 76% less likely to die from C19, Pfizer was 70.1% less likely and J & J was 52.2% less likely. It is these finding alone that they are using to justify continued restrictions, passports, boosters and vaccinations. If their recommendations were relegated to the 65 and older it would have made more sense, but they support all ages be placed under the same protocols even though their justification of less likely fatalities didn’t cover anyone under 65 years of age. https://www.theblaze.com/news/covid-vaccine-efficacy-decrease-study
08:05
November 8, 2021
SELF GOVERNANCE AND SELF PROTECTION
The best form of government is self governance and the best form of protection is self protection. This is what this great country was founded on. With your own two hands you can build a dynasty or you can build a shack, either way the power is yours. What you build is yours and yours alone and as such it is yours to protect. Socialism and Communism is the direct adversary of self governance and self protection because it asserts the the power and the property should be in the hands of the institution not the hands of the citizen. Only a coward would advocate not owning property. Only a coward would place the safety of their family in the hands of someone else. This is the land of the free and the home of the brave so I say that there is no place for your cowardice here. Cowboy up or get the hell off the ranch.
05:26
November 5, 2021
GLOBAL C19 DEATHS TOP 5 MILLION
The ruling class either creates the problem or opportunistically takes advantage of a problem and then promptly positions themselves as the solution. I find it interesting that their presented solution is for the majority to relinquish power in order for them to use that power to save us. We are to believe that their promised benevolence isn’t a facade despite historical evidence to the contrary. Who is to save us from them I wonder? https://www.cnn.com/2021/11/01/world/covid-19-5-million-deaths-globally-intl-hnk/index.html?utm_source=ground.news&utm_medium=referral https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2021/11/01/pers-n01.html?utm_source=ground.news&utm_medium=referral https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html https://ourworldindata.org/grapher/number-of-deaths-per-year
14:33
November 1, 2021
LET'S GO BRANDON
Although Barack Obama was the Democratic Party's crowning achievement, (imagine the party for slavery putting a black man as the leader of the free world - that's not suspicious at all), what they've really wanted to create was Joe Biden. A white man who is a true white supremacist completely devoid of integrity and willing to do anything for power. Ask yourself who in their right mind would back a three legged horse unless the race was rigged. He is the worst President in US history not because he refuses to protect our border, not because he enabled a criminal invasion of our sovereign land, not because he lies repeatedly, not because he's pushing and adding to the same failing Democratic policies that have destroyed more communities than have been helped, not because he's a racist, not because he continues to purposely keep the economy crippled, not because he's bringing back systemic racism, not because he's bringing back Jim Crow, not because he's destroying the middle class, not because he divided America into vxx and unvxx, not because he's using private business to side step the constitution, not because he wants our citizens kept uneducated and defenseless, not because he left US citizens behind enemy lines on purpose, not because he armed said enemy better than they ever have armed themselves, not because he is the very tyrant the previous President was accused of being; no, he is the worst President in American history because he said, "it's not about freedom it's about doing what's right". In that one sentence the leader of the free world declared that he was no longer a defender of freedom, but is now a supporter of communism. As an American patriot allow me to say, "LET'S GO BRANDON"!
02:26
October 29, 2021
A PANDEMIC OF THE ALREADY DISEASED
Fear is one of our most primal emotions and unfortunately, because it impedes one’s ability to reason, it is the go-to strategy of tyrants throughout recorded human history. Our leadership’s reliance on fear exposes their intent as less than righteous. In spite of their dubious machinations, they know that the facts simply do not support their assertions. But if fear can keep one from thinking clearly, they gamble that you will comply without question or looking too closely at the results of their edicts. Take C19 US fatalities for example, the numbers never supported the alarmism crammed down our throats. 15 days to slow the spread was always a lie as their intentions, as I mentioned before, were exposed in the months that followed. They artificially crippled our economy, quarantined healthy people, and the data that followed showed these strategies to be statistically insignificant in their efficacy - in other words they didn’t work. What the data has always shown is that it is the elderly, immunocompromised, and most importantly, the already diseased that are the most vulnerable. With a target this clear it would seem a no brainer how our resources should be allocated. So why didn’t we implement a strategy where we trust free people to asses their own risk while at the same time offering protection to the most vulnerable? The answer is quite simple: fear grants power to the ruling class and common sense assuages fear. https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/us-map https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/vsrr/covid_weekly/index.htm https://data.cdc.gov/NCHS/Provisional-COVID-19-Deaths-by-Sex-and-Age/9bhg-hcku JOHNS HOPKINS C19 MAP UPDATED: 10-26-2021 US C19 TOTAL FATALITY 738,900 CDC - 6% FROM C19 44,334 CDC - 94% WITH C19 694,566
14:26
October 28, 2021
CONDOLEEZA IS A SOLDIER FOR WHITE SUPREMACY?
The very ones claiming that you are a racist are in fact the true racists plaguing our great nation. These irrational individuals have been mentally and emotionally compromised by a propagandist machine decades in the making. From our entertainment and schools to our businesses and governing body, institutions have been infiltrated and utilized to create human time bombs that loot, riot, scream, injure, kill and ultimately destroy the American way of life. They use climate, capitalism, race, gun control, socioeconomics, class, and now this pandemic to fear monger in an attempt to keep our citizens off balance, emotional and distracted. They have been taught to hate themselves, hate you and to hate their country. They are unstable, erratic and violent and yet preach about creating a better world. They are useful idiots to a ruling class that believes itself to be the chosen people to inherit the earth. https://www.theblaze.com/news/former-msnbc-host-attacks-condoleezza-rice-white-supremacy
10:01
October 27, 2021
LOUDOUN COUNTY TEEN FOUND GUILTY OF RAPE
To preserve an ideology rooted in make believe, this institution not only failed to protect this young lady, they also enabled this disturbed young man to victimize yet another student. It is painfully clear to me that this ideology is a cancer infecting this great country. All it brings is tragedy, death, and violence. All one need do is look at the resulting circumstances directly and indirectly caused by these policies. You can speak freely as long as you say what you are allowed to say. You can live free as long as you do as you're told. You can defend yourself, but you can't use the most effective tools available. You can raise your children, but your child doesn't require your consent. You can love your neighbor, but are required to turn them in if they dissent. And there's no way that boy raped your daughter in the girls bathroom because he identifies as a girl. https://www.theblaze.com/news/loudoun-teen-guilty-rape-school
09:32
October 26, 2021
NYC DECLARES RACISM A HEALTH CRISIS?
This nonsense is how you take over a free society. Racism is not a crisis of health it is a crisis of ignorance. The best way to combat ignorance is truth. The irony is in declaring racism a health crisis NYC leadership proves themselves to be both ignorant and dishonest. Don’t let them fool you, if they really cared they would offer facts then get the hell out of your way. https://www.theblaze.com/news/nyc-racism-public-health-crisis
06:42
October 24, 2021
OUTBREAK, CHINA SHUTS DOWN!
How many times will you need to see these stories pop up before you realize that we are never going to be able to stop this virus, it is endemic. An agent that only mitigates the symptoms won't stop it. Lock downs have shown us time and time again that it cannot stop it. Whether mask or no mask, the results are the same - it's still here. Only immunity can stop a virus and the closest thing we've got to that is all natural baby. 
08:10
October 23, 2021
THEY WANT TO VXX YOUR KIDS AND KEEP THEM IN MASKS
How long are you going to permit these institutions to abuse your children? https://www.aol.com/news/cdc-recommends-masks-stay-schools-154410523.html?utm_source=ground.news&utm_medium=referral https://data.cdc.gov/NCHS/Provisional-COVID-19-Deaths-by-Sex-and-Age/9bhg-hcku
07:23
October 22, 2021
20 QUESTIONS
Here I've compiled 20 questions that fuel a sizable amount of my research.
14:09
October 21, 2021
DON'T BELIEVE ME
In order to find the truth you must doubt everything including me. Our ability to critically think, reason, and develop technology is what has enabled us to rise to the top in spite of not being the fastest, the strongest or the fiercest. When we abandon reason we abandon our only real advantage. 
25:24
October 19, 2021
HOW BAD WAS JAN 6 REALLY?
If we are going to condemn criminal behavior then we must be consistent in our condemnation based on measure, scope and scale of the offense. Justice must be subjectively blind to circumstance, but objectively competent in its application. If justice is not anchored in truth then it cannot be tempered by morality. Jan 6 was not a siege by any definition of the word and if it were an insurrection then it was an insurrection that pales in comparison to the the 2020 riots. This is not opinion as the objective data supports these findings. So the question then becomes, "why was the condemnation of Jan 6 inconsistent with the lack of condemnation of the 2020 summer riots?"  THE DIFFERENCE Damage: Riots: 2 billion Jan 6: 1.5 to 2.5 million Fatality: Riots: 47 Jan 6: 5 but only 1 on site - unarmed and killed by an agent of the state.  Law Enforcement injuries: Riots: over 2000 in first few weeks Jan 6: 140 Arrests: Riots: 10,000 in first 5 days following Mr. Floyd’s death - charges dismissed, bailed out by entertainers and politicians including Kamala Harris Jan 6: over 500 - held without bail, some in solitary confinement Lasting damage Riots: thousands of businesses lost, economy crippled for decades to come Jan 6: back in session the same day
15:21
October 18, 2021
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION IS SOCIALISM
Only a socialist institution can repeatedly produce subpar value and not only continue to operate, but increase its fiscal footprint as well. To be this inept for this amount of time one wonders if the goal was ever to adequately educate young Americans at all. United States CENSUS https://www.census.gov/newsroom/press-releases/2019/school-spending.html NATIONAL CENTER FOR EDUCATION STATISTICS https://nces.ed.gov/fastfacts/display.asp?id=66
10:18
October 15, 2021
WEIGH THE RISK BENEFIT OBJECTIVELY
Let’s look at the objective data and assess the risks and benefits and then decide the best way forward. This needs to be done on an individual basis and cannot be required of a collective of citizens or forced upon any individual. https://redstate.com/jenniferoo/2021/10/05/exclusive-in-ca-otherwise-healthy-15-year-old-dies-two-days-after-second-pfizer-shot-n452135 https://data.cdc.gov/NCHS/Provisional-COVID-19-Deaths-by-Sex-and-Age/9bhg-hcku https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html
10:19
October 12, 2021
IS THIS THE PRIORITY OF CA LEADERSHIP?
It’s not the rising crime, rising mental illness, rising homelessness, forest mismanagement, water mismanagement, frontline worker layoffs, ridiculously high taxes, crippled economy, civil unrest, the pandemic that’s no longer technically a pandemic anymore, mass exodus, business closures, illegal immigration, and unconstitutional edicts; no, it’s gender neutral toothbrushes for kids - that’s the priority here.
10:56
October 12, 2021
MY REVIEW: THE VIEW TALKING ABOUT THE BENEFITS OF USING FEAR TO FORCE COMPLIANCE
These ladies all believe that fear is a necessary tool to instigate compliance. And not just fear, these ladies support mandates, which is an act of aggression, and they support division and identity politics. They are so far gone that at one point one of the ladies states that the issue has become too politicized and then proceeded to blame Republican donors. I find it fascinating that individuals who advocate for violence as an effective weapon of progress inevitably declare that the ends justify the means. This segment is important because these prominent wealthy women represent a portion of the American populace that has strayed so far off the pioneering trail this country was founded on, that they’re going to end up in China by Christmas of 2023.
18:19
October 11, 2021
THE GAME IS RIGGED, STOP PLAYING
They draw a line in the sand and tell you that you are either with them or against them. Their ideological cult does not allow for compromise and the game that they want you to play has ever changing rules and criteria for victory. They claim their cause is just and moral, but utilize aggression, shame and violence believing that the ends justify the means. They believe that withholding medical care, taking one's ability to provide for their family, and holding your child's education hostage is morally right. Stop playing this rigged game that only wants to see you enslaved to a cause that hates you because you covet free thought and personal liberty. They wanted this fight not you. You have to stand your ground. 
12:15
October 5, 2021
WHERE ARE THESE PEOPLE AT?
Type in "weekend shootings in Chicago" then sit back and ask yourself, "where is BLM Inc.? Where is Oprah, Obama, Al Sharpton, Don Lemon, Joy Reid, Mr. Kendi, Maxine Waters, Stacy Abrams, Lebron James, Colin Kaepernick, Jesse Jackson, and any number of prominent wealthy black Americans?" Are black Americans inherently violent, of course not. That's just as absurd as believing that every white American is inherently racist. The question is, "why are all of these wealthy black Americans telling other black Americans what they can't do, why they can't do it, and who's to blame for their economic circumstances instead of telling them to do what they did to become wealthy?" I mean it obviously worked for them. They were able to slice off a pretty big piece of the pie and yet they're trying to tell us that all we can hope for are crumbs because the "all powerful white man" won't let us hold the knife. If the "all powerful white man" will only allow us crumbs, then why were these particular black Americans given such a big piece in the first place? Maybe because there's no such thing as an "all powerful white anything" and nothing is given. This country is the greatest on earth because everything is earned. No matter where you begin you can grab that knife and slice off as big a piece as you can carry. I don't trust any wealthy black American who chooses to break other black Americans down when they could easily use themselves as example of what can be achieved because we are fortunate enough to be born in these United States of America. 
13:03
October 4, 2021
THE PRO-CHOICE PRO-LIFE DISTRACTION
The question for me has never been, “are you pro-choice or pro-life”, because that debate has no end. Both sides are so entrenched in their ideologies that no middle ground will ever be achieved. So my question is less about the right to choose or the protection of life and is more about our diseased culture. This debate has effectively distracted us from asking why our modern civilization with all of its advantages aborts babies at the rates that we do. As long as we keep arguing over the branches and leaves we are never going to address the root.
13:19
October 1, 2021
JUST A SYMPTOM MITIGATOR
Do you remember what we were told in the beginning, I hope you do? We were told it would be our salvation. We were told, by the people that forcibly took our liberty and destroyed our livelihoods,  it would give us back our normal lives. They lied. What we got instead is a symptom mitigating therapeutic that is so "effective" that it will require an untold number of regular inoculations to maintain its status. Truth is unraveling the nonsensical knot they've been selling us in exchange for our obedience. I'm not asking you to believe me, what I'm asking you to do is believe your own eyes and start asking questions. This ends when we decide it does. 
06:19
September 30, 2021
GUNS ARE A DISEASE NOW?
Here we go once again arguing over the branches and the leaves and completely dismissing the root. If you want to diminish nonfatal gun injuries, fatal gun violence, and accidental occurrences of both, then we must have real conversations about the socioeconomic policies that have decimated targeted pockets of our populace, our diseased culture that encourages family breakdown, mental health, and proper firearm training. We also need to have open dialogue on harsher punishments for criminals choosing gun violence instead of punishing the law abiding for the actions of the unlawful.
13:24
September 29, 2021
THE TIPPING POINT
One who does not know their history is doomed to repeat it. What is about to happen in New York today will be a tipping point in this war between liberty and tyranny. Tyranny has never been victorious, but don't tell them that. 
09:56
September 28, 2021
MINIMUM WAGE IS SOCIALISM
Minimum wage doesn't protect me from an oppressive employer, it removes my ability to leverage my skills to negotiate my own value. Minimum wage asserts itself under the bigoted presumption that I am incapable, either by intellect or common sense, not to be taken advantage of. Minimum wage also implies that an employers default is to victimize its employees and/or potential employees. Apparently socialism is the utopia of inherently evil employers and inherently ignorant employees.
07:36
September 26, 2021
HAVE YOU NOTICED IT YET?
As the narrative is beginning to unravel with each study published, the MSM, as an arm of the government, continues to use emotion to manipulate the populace in spite of the data. This story here is filled with unfounded implications, insinuations, and illogical leaps. It even goes so far as to contradict its own plea. I find attempts such as these especially heinous as they take advantage of grief to opportunistically push an agenda irregardless of what is right and what is wrong. 
13:45
September 21, 2021
ROOMMATES AND MARXISM
If this simplified example of Marxist ideology helps even one person better understand the pitfalls of socialism, then I’d consider it a success. For those of you unwilling to face the harsh truth of communism’s historically monstrous past, this isn’t for you. I don’t presume to try and change the mind of someone who’s abandoned reality and yet considers themselves the moral superior. For those who are still objectively open to understanding the present, the future, and the past - keep your eyes open and keep asking questions.
16:05
September 20, 2021
LET ME REPEAT THE QUESTION
Recently I was accused of spreading doubt and before I could respond this person "unfriended" me. Which was a shame because I didn't get the chance to say the following: "My mission is to spread doubt. Doubt is the foundation of the scientific method. Doubt is how we claw our way to the truth. I do not care if you like me. If you don't believe me, good, maybe that will get you asking the right questions instead of unquestionably following this nonsense." 
10:33
September 19, 2021
TRUST YOUR GUT
You see what's happening all around you. You can feel that something just isn't right. When you raise your hand to ask a question you are shamed and ostracized. You're being told to trust others more than you can trust your own mind. In the face of all of this I'm encouraging you to keep that hand up. You ask questions and keep asking questions until you are satisfied with the explanation. And anyone who uses shame, guilt and/or aggression in an attempt to make you stop - is your enemy. 
10:24
September 18, 2021
A ROOM FULL OF COWARDS
I've been trying to figure out why, in the face of corruption, unaccountability, and lies, why people would still choose to support their abusers. I've come to the conclusion that it is because they want to believe the lies. They are so afraid of the uncertainties of life and the inevitable suffering that comes with it that they are willing to trade in their power for the illusion of safety. They need to believe that an outside entity can protect and provide for them. And even if reality proves this not to be a possibility, they cling to it because they are cowards. They will turn on their own blood to hold onto this delusion. They will commit unspeakable acts of evil to force others to join them in their cowardice. They hide under the covers when the monsters come and call out for the government to come and save them, but with their head buried so deep in their despair they are unaware that it is the government who's fangs are bare and who's claws are popped. 
08:37
September 17, 2021
SHARE COMPROMISE COMMUNICATE
We are faced with a time when our fellow brothers and sisters fundamentally believe that this country is inherently evil and it would seem that neither truth nor reality can dissuade them. Furthermore, they choose to adopt a stance of zero tolerance to anyone who is skeptical and/or disagreeable to their world view. They have drawn a line in the sand and proclaimed that any person or institution that is not on their side is to be, first dehumanized and then, second eradicated. Their chosen ideology no longer allows for the possibility of compromise as their beliefs are the only righteous path there is. Meaning anyone who choses not this path, is automatically lost and deemed not worth the time to communicate and not worth the resources needed to survive. In the face of this the only rational choice is to stand apart.
09:52
September 16, 2021
FIXING CALI
In all of these declining decades I've yet to see leadership address the roots of the problem effectively.
09:10
September 15, 2021
I THOUGHT YOU WERE CLEVER, BUT NOW...
Decades upon decades of playing the long game yielded fruit every step of the way. All those tiny victories adding up through the ages. And now, five yards from the goal line you fumble the ball. You had all those frogs in a pot with the heat set to low thinking they were at a day spa and then, inexplicably you crank the heat up to high. Now frogs are jumping out left and right and the look of confusion on those once clever faces is unexpected. The curtain has been pulled back and the wizard has been revealed to be just a doddering bitter tyrannical old man.
12:04
September 14, 2021
COMPLY
I have been witnessing an irrational response to disagreement lately. 
13:09
September 13, 2021
DECENTRALIZATION
Here we have two options: 1) SOCIALISM  and 2) THE CONSTITUTION These are two sides of the same coin. Socialism operates under the assertion that people are not moral enough, compassionate enough, smart enough or good enough to do the right thing. While The Constitution was created under the belief that the power rests with the people and if given the opportunity to do so people will show that they are in fact good, moral, intelligent, and decent. And they will continue to strive to be better because that's where their moral compass will lead them. Socialism sells the ends as a utopia while the means are always tyrannical, evil and oppressive. The Constitution incentivizes citizens to take their destiny into their own hands and forge a life manifested from their own dreams. One side of the coin is about control while the other side is about accountability - is it any wonder why #1 has never worked?
27:47
September 12, 2021
TWO WARNINGS IN 48 HOURS
In this segment I review the two warnings I received from UTUBE in a two day period. This system does not appear to be about having a conversation about what is and what isn't a violation, but seems to be more about suppressing the views, facts and opinions that contradict who they've chosen to follow. 
12:45
September 6, 2021
PRO CHOICE
I do not want government telling any free citizen what they can or cannot do with their personal property or their bodies, period. In this segment I offer a different perspective on this hot topic centered around our diseased culture and value structures that contribute to insecurity, confusion, lack of accountability, and apathy. Liberty has no constraints save for the conscience of the liberated.
25:49
September 4, 2021
WHY DO YOU BELIEVE THEM?
After all that has happened through out history and all that has happened in our recent history, why on earth are you still so adamant about believing what you are being told. How many discrepancies, lies and censorship will it take before you start asking all the right questions instead of the spoon fed solutions supplied by the very institutions that manufactured the problems in the first place. 
18:25
August 24, 2021
THIS IS MY PROCESS
When you pick up an onion, whether white, red or yellow, it is understood that the anatomy of that onion is one made up of multiple layers surrounding an inner core. Now picture the scientific method as a means of pulling each and every layer black slowly and carefully with the main goal being exposing what's underneath. This process is meant to happen over and over until the core is reached. Whether the layers make one feel good about themselves is irrelevant. Whether the core of the onion ends up supporting your initial hypothesis, is irrelevant. The only thing, in the end, that ever really matters - is the truth. 
29:04
August 20, 2021
WHAT'S REALLY GOING ON?
Seriously I just want to know what’s going on. If, like me, you remember everything that was asked of us from the beginning of last year, the inconsistencies with the science we were asked to follow, the lack of accountability placed on our government’s chosen experts, the strategic suppression and/or defamation of experts accused of spreading misinformation that turned out to be correct, the rushed vx that was heralded as the heroic beginning of our return to normal, the temporary nature of the initial strategy that never ended, the multiple examples of leadership exposed not following their own unconstitutional decrees, the circumstantial fear mongering of our major media outlets, the biased support and targeted censorship from all of our major social media platforms, the coordinated support from all private institutions with documented relationships to our government, the mostly peaceful riots that couldn’t possibly be “super spreaders”, the planned debacle at our boarder, our government deciding for us what was and wasn’t essential - orchestrating the largest wealth transfer in my life time, and after all of this it turns out that the intention was never to respect the individual sovereignty of the American citizen. Like me, I’m sure you remember that the vx was made available at the discretion of the people, but as soon as liberty failed to yield the results projected by our government, they quickly abandoned liberty and moved to justify force. Understand that if freedom is so easily discarded then it was never valued in the first place. Neighbor against neighbor family against family and I’m sure, like me, you remember how many times Mr. Biden said “UNITY” at his inaugural address. I just want to know what’s really going on, don’t you? BBC Article on Booster: https://www.bbc.com/news/health-58261590?at_custom1=%5Bpost+type%5D&at_custom4=0EE3CE36-004D-11EC-9D11-ACC2923C408C&at_campaign=64&at_custom3=BBC+News&at_custom2=facebook_page&at_medium=custom7&fbclid=IwAR37M4VXcer0oRIvMw_AoMk6dWhaK7fT38KefqJlQJ06-EfmW4KI95oe_mo
12:59
August 19, 2021
ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS
When the priority is saving lives you pull out all the stops and explore every avenue because every possibility stands as another ray of hope to those not yet ready to give up their gift of life.
12:33
August 18, 2021
SEARCH AND RESEARCH
Lately I’ve witnessed an effort to discourage individuals from doing their own research by condescendingly insinuating that they are not qualified to research, they are not thoroughly researching, they are not smart enough to properly evaluate what they are researching, they don’t have first hand knowledge so they shouldn’t speak on it, and a slew of other prejudged conclusions that when applied monolithically, only serve to exhibit a level of ignorance surpassing the initial accusation. This is yet another strategy designed to encourage one to distrust their own mind. Please do not listen to any person or any institution that assures you that they do not need to be questioned and that any information disseminated by any source other than them, is misinformation. This is not to say that they are dishonest per se, it is to state that any person or institution that does not encourage an individual to empower themselves and question everything, does not have that individuals best interest at heart.
26:43
August 17, 2021
IS IT TERRORISM?
Our words can connect us to reality or pull us into delusion, that's how powerful language is. That level of influence demands that we take the necessary precautions not to lose sight of what is, what was, and what can be. We must hold steadfast to the process used to discover what is true and then protect it with pragmatic diligence. If an objective circle is forcibly modified to fit into a subjective square, then personal experience will ultimately conflict with reality and win.
07:47
August 16, 2021
8 MONTHS LATER, STILL HAVE ANTIBODIES
Since the scientific method has been thrown out the window I cannot rely on a government that chooses to only listen to the voices that support their conclusions. That’s not how this is supposed to work. If your search for knowledge leads you away from where you wanted to go, you can’t manipulate the information to remain on the path that you desire and still call it “following the science”. You are not a seeker of truth, but live in terror of it. That insecurity transforms you into a monster though the image you see in the mirror is that of a saint. https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00675-9/fulltext https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.06.01.21258176v2 https://www.news-medical.net/news/20210608/No-point-vaccinating-those-whoe28099ve-had-COVID-19-Findings-of-Cleveland-Clinic-study.aspx https://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/covid-19-antibody-testing/about/pac-20489696 https://thelightbulbinitiative.locals.com/post/954197/8-months-later-still-have-antibodies
32:22
August 14, 2021
A LOST ART
In this segment I discuss the ability to disagree respectfully becoming a lost art. 
26:53
July 29, 2021
CONSPIRACY THEORY
This term has been thrown out a lot in the last 18 months so I wanted to dive into it and see where it took me. 
24:56
July 27, 2021
INFORMATION ALL POWERFUL
I don't believe it to be any great mystery or profound revelation to declare the control of information crucial to mankind. In this segment I touch on it a bit, but there are so many layers that I'd be fooling myself to think I could adequately cover it all in one go. 
23:22
July 20, 2021
I DON'T HAVE TO TALK TO YOU
In this segment I discuss a growing movement away from conversation. 
13:52
July 5, 2021
CONVERSATION OR COERCION
In this segment I discuss the inherent nature of the human being's desire to get another human being to do what they want. This endeavor can be accomplished two ways....
16:29
June 16, 2021
EMOTION AND RATIONAL THOUGHT
In this segment I dive into the concepts of emotion and rational thought. Links: https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/overcoming-destructive-anger/201611/the-power-emotions-override-rational-thought https://thedecisionlab.com/insights/health/emotion-affects-our-ability-rational-decisions/ http://www.changingminds.org/explanations/emotions/emotion_rationality.htm https://philosophizationstrategery.wordpress.com/2013/05/04/emotional-control-through-rational-thought-learning-how-to-be-a-robot/ https://www.britannica.com/science/emotion/Emotions-and-rationality https://pediaa.com/difference-between-emotional-and-rational/ https://www.theodysseyonline.com/rationality-or-emotions
28:13
June 5, 2021
MY REVIEW_TYT DAMAGE REPORT COMMENTARY ON MEGHAN FROM THE VIEW
This has never been about sides, it's about information and how it is disseminated. If the game isn't called fairly then everybody loses.
24:48
May 27, 2021
NBC NEWS ARTICLE: 12 KILLED, DOZENS WOUNDED IN WEEKEND SHOOTING ACROSS US - MY REVIEW
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/12-killed-dozens-wounded-weekend-shootings-across-u-s-n1268290 https://chicago.suntimes.com/2021/5/21/22447320/overnight-shootings-chicago-gun-violence-homicide
18:17
May 24, 2021
YOU ARE NOT A MISTAKE
In this segment I dive into the world of GENDER IDENTITY DISORDER and how it is being used to reshape language to add credibility to an argument that refuses to acknowledge reality while at the same time, hurts those who are suffering from this very real mental disorder. 
24:10
May 12, 2021
LIVING WAGE AND FAIR SHARE
In this segment I discuss the concepts of “living wage” and “fair share”. What do they mean and are they good for America? https://money.howstuffworks.com/only-53-percent-pay-income-tax.htm https://www.investopedia.com/terms/l/living_wage.asp
21:00
May 11, 2021
MY TAKE - THE VIEW: SHUNNING ANTI-VAXXERS
In this episode I discuss the recent segment on The View discussing the change in supply and demand with regards to the vax roll out. 
36:42
May 5, 2021
MY SEARCH FOR FOUR SISTERS CAFE
I went on a search for Four Sisters Cafe and what I found in its place was something far worse.
22:49
March 28, 2021
EMOTIONAL ROLLERCOASTER
When you're on that emotional rollercoaster the world goes by so fast that you can't make out the details of the lost in the blur of the moment. Without those details any conclusions found will ultimately be devoid of fact. The excitement and personal gratification provided by the ride will not serve informed decisions. When the time comes to employ logic I recommend that you hop off that ride, take a deep breath, and then take in every detail of the reality you live in and then let truth guide your reason.
11:59
March 23, 2021
I WANT JUSTICE FOR MR. FLOYD
It is crucial for the future of our country that Mr. Floyd receives the justice that is deserved. 
17:01
March 10, 2021
THE 8 WHITE IDENTITIES
In this episode I review the 8 White Identities written by Barnor Hesse and I give you my take. 
28:22
March 2, 2021
RIGHT_WRONG_TRUTH_DELUSION
In this episode I discuss the importance of conversations needing to be based in what is right and what is true in order to effectively share thoughts and ideas. You can also watch the full episode here: https://thelightbulbinitiative.locals.com/post/323936/right-wrong-delusion-reality
16:21
February 1, 2021
LOCK DOWNS YES OR NO?
In this segment I discuss the information put forth both supporting the  lock downs imposed by our government and the information opposed to the  lock downs. I also offer my personal opinion at the end taking into  account all the research I've done. You can also watch the full episode here: https://thelightbulbinitiative.locals.com/post/290422/lockdowns-yes-or-no
21:20
January 21, 2021
ASPECTS AND ASSUMPTIONS IN LA LA LAND
In this segment I breakdown my evaluation of the Aspects and Assumptions of Whiteness put forth by the National Museum Of African American History.
17:44
January 14, 2021
I'M NOT AGAINST VACCINES I JUST HAVE QUESTIONS
Click this link to watch the video episode with the reference links. https://thelightbulbinitiative.locals.com/post/278674/im-not-against-c19-vaccine-i-jut-have-questions
19:56
January 8, 2021
THE CHOICE IS MINE
In this episode I discuss my take on systemic racism,white privilege and the power of choice that my ancestors bled for. Their sacrifice has allowed me to make my life whatever I wished. And no matter the obstacles placed before me, their strength runs through my veins. 
07:17
November 2, 2020
MY NATIONAL ANTHEM
In this episode I discuss what the US National Anthem means to me and what it will continue to mean to me as a patriot. 
05:23
October 27, 2020
I AM BEAUTIFUL
Far too often we let others define what beauty is to us and when that beauty is anchored to the physical world, it leaves out a crucial component of what beauty is. In an attempt to quantify our value, beauty is used as currency. Those who are born with the physical attributes accepted as commercially beautiful, are in a sense rich, while the ones not born so fortunate, are relegated to the shadows either ignored or ridiculed. This is a terribly incomplete assessment of what beauty really is and it will never serve those labeled as beautiful by society or those whom society as told us are not. 
02:16
October 14, 2020
SOCIAL MEDIA IS HARD BUT NECESSARY
In this episode Nicci and I discuss how important social media platforms are to your marketing campaign. That being said it takes a great deal of consistent work to make it pay off. 
20:16
October 5, 2020
I AM A PATRIOT
In this episode I discuss partisan affiliation, love of country, and the beauty of citizenship. We must be vigilant in our protection of this great nation or it will slip through our fingers. 
05:29
September 19, 2020
DON'T TAKE IT PERSONAL
Don Miguel Ruiz author of "The Four Agreements", says that believing everything in this world happens to you, because of you, or for you; is the height of selfishness. In this episode I dive into how taking everything personally impedes happiness. 
05:52
September 15, 2020
DITCH DIFFERENT
The beauty of nature is its diversity. From flowers to snowflakes and clouds to spider webs, they are all wonderfully created to be unique and yet the same. Human beings are children of nature as well and as such we are just as varied and just as beautiful. We get so hung up on what is different do to a lack of self awareness and insecurity. That insecurity turns into fear and that fear can turn into malice. First towards ourselves and then towards others. 
05:02
September 10, 2020
WHAT'S THE WORD
This episode features spoken word poetry bringing to light the power of a word. 
01:32
September 7, 2020
Action Reveals Intent
In this episode I explore how it is one's actions, not what they say, that exposes their true motivation. It's not what you say but what you do that defines one's character. All we have to do is pay attention. 
05:02
September 3, 2020
I'M 45 TODAY
On my birthday I step back to review where I've been, where I am, and where I want to go. This is how I honor the life that I've been granted. We are all on borrowed time which makes time the most valuable commodity there is. You can choose to waist it or you can choose to appreciate it, either way, when it's gone it's gone. 
06:23
August 29, 2020
Why can't I just live my life?
In this segment I ponder the reasons why some of my fellow brothers and sisters feel they have the right to impose their values onto others. Even if they believe it is in your best interest, no one has the power to force beliefs upon you and call it justice. We can agree to disagree and still respect one another's freedom. 
05:30
August 28, 2020
A Radiant Life
In this episode I recite “A Radiant Life” written be Elbert Hubbard. It stands as a transformative listen to start any day off on an empowering foot.
01:54
August 26, 2020