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The William Tell Show

By William Tell
Showcase for William Tell, "The Homeless Blogger," Baltimore's premiere radio talk jock wannabe.
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Meet the new boss

The William Tell Show

Meet the new boss

The William Tell Show

Saint and sinner
We're each both, at all times. Related:  The Way of Peace, chapter 17:  "About organized religion" Related: The Way of Peace, chapter 19: "Sacrifice" Music:  Don Henley, "The Heart of the Matter"
December 7, 2021
The fool on the hill
So, that happened. The Beatles, "The fool on the hill" The Beatles, "Nowhere man"
November 2, 2021
Your Heart's Desire
What is your heart's desire? Related:  "Your Heart's Desire," by Emmet Fox Music:  Roy Orbison, "You Got It"
October 5, 2021
Good things I did today
Pat yourself on the back. First Music:  Bebe Rexha, "I'm a mess" Second Music: The Pretenders, "Don't get me wrong"
September 7, 2021
Choices facing Mildew
Related:  Free Speech Handbook, Music:  Nina Simone, "I wish I knew how it would feel to be free"
August 3, 2021
My Favorite Things
Wisdom is about managing feelings. Music: Julie Andrews, "My Favorite Things:"
July 6, 2021
Seeking peace of mind
It won't happen if I'm not paying attention. Related: Music:  George Michael, "Father Figure":
June 1, 2021
Taking pleasure in things that are bad for you. Related:  Fareed Zakaria | The Homeless Blogger Related: Your Body Doesn't Lie: Related: Sanpaku - Wikipedia Music:  The Beatles, "Here Comes the Sun"
May 11, 2021
"The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down"
No one has standing to re-write the myth. Related: The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down - Wikipedia Related: Can 'The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down' Be Redeemed? - Rolling Stone Related: 'The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down' Needs No Redemption | Saving Country Music Music:  The Band, "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down" Lyrics, from [Verse 1]: Virgil Caine is the name and I served on the Danville train 'Til Stoneman's cavalry came and tore up the tracks again In the winter of '65, we were hungry, just barely alive By May the tenth, Richmond had fell It's a time I remember, oh so well [Chorus]: The night they drove old Dixie down And the bells were ringing The night they drove old Dixie down And the people were singing They went, "La, la, la" [Verse 2]: Back with my wife in Tennessee When one day she called to me "Virgil, quick, come see, there goes Robert E.Lee" Now I don't mind choppin' wood And I don't care if the money's no good Ya take what ya need and ya leave the rest But they should never have taken the very best [Chorus] The night they drove old Dixie down And the bells were ringing The night they drove old Dixie down And the people were singing They went, "La, la, la" [Verse 3] Like my father before me, I will work the land And like my brother above me, who took a rebel stand He was just eighteen, proud and brave But a Yankee laid him in his grave I swear by the mud below my feet You can't raise a Caine back up when he's in defeat [Chorus]
April 20, 2021
Toward wholeness
"Offenses are sure to come." — Jesus Related: A short route to agony Related: Life with DSPS Music:  U-2, "Bad"
March 30, 2021
Political strife is all about the bogeyman.
Related: The Bogeyman Related: The wandering will Music:  Jim Croce, "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown"
March 9, 2021
Loving All
God is BOTH darkness and light. See Isaiah 45:7, Psalm 139:12. Related: When Gandhi Introduced America's Civil Rights Leaders to Nonviolence Related: Forgiving the cosmos Music: XTC, "Merely a man"
February 16, 2021
Patriots and junkies
The present moment Related: 2013 United States federal government shutdown - Wikipedia Related: President Trump’s job approval rating plummets after mob attack ( Related: Psychic Vandalism (9780898048711): Robert R. Leichtman, M.D.: Books Music:  The Youngbloods, "Get Together"
January 19, 2021
Brightening the sparks
Birur nitzotzot Related blog post: What great thing can I do? | The Homeless Blogger Related blog post: What great thing, part 2 | The Homeless Blogger Related blog post:  For us Music: Rita Coolidge, "Higher and higher"
December 29, 2020
Truth and love
My father's favorite Bible verse was John 8:32, "You will know the truth, and the truth will make you free." Related blog post: Dez Bryant, love and responsibility Related blog post: Open heart | The Homeless Blogger Related podcast: Exonerating Meghan Related article: Army Hits Back Against False Claim that Soldiers Died in CIA Op to Nab Election Servers | Music: The Beatles, "All you need is love"
December 8, 2020
Meet the new boss
The political implications of charity. Related blog post: The great questions of our time Related article:  "Race is being used to wreck the middle class": The silent bigotry of America's poverty politics Wikipedia: Reign of Terror Wikipedia: Great Purge Music:  The Who, "We won't get fooled again"
November 17, 2020
Aging isn't always progressive.
Related: Balances Music: The Beatles, "When I'm 64"
October 27, 2020
Are you big enough to take it?
It don't come easy. Related: Paying my dues, singing the blues? Related: Willful defiance (becomes available 10/24/20) Related: 19. Sacrifice Music: Ringo Starr, "It don't come easy" Don Henley, "The heart of the matter"
October 6, 2020
Three Wise Monkeys
Choosing innocence. Blog post: Three Wise Monkeys Previous posts mentioning "You get what you choose:" About Edgar Cayce’s dream, part 1 Reasons to seek prosperity More about value judgments: Value judgments: Feminists doing science? Dr. Leichtman’s webpage:  Active Meditation Music: Allman Brothers Band, "Southbound"
September 15, 2020
What do you look for in a candidate?
I would have voted for Orrin Hatch. Related blog post: A near perfect example of a human being who is morally lost and confused Blog post for comments: Podcast - What do you look for in a candidate?Related: Police chief’s decision to quit may have just saved Seattle from itself Music: Neil Diamond, "America"
August 25, 2020
The day I got out of jail
The people in a place, make the place. Related blog post: Serotonin and society Related book: The Way of Peace Music:  Odetta, "This little light of mine"
August 4, 2020
Until black folk love themselves like white folk love themselves, there will be no change. Related: FBI - UCR - Table 21 Related blog post: Someone stole my tablet. Related blog post: Many problems, one solution Related: The Endless Fall of Suge Knight Music: George Benson, "The Greatest Love of All"
July 14, 2020
"How I overcame procrastination"
The book no one has ever written. Related page: Heart and soul Related blog post: Life in the outer darkness Related blog post: What we need Related blog post: Musth Related blog post: St. Francis and the wolf Related podcast: Podcast – The quest for certainty Music: Huey Lewis, "Heart and Soul"
June 23, 2020
I don't want to live among these people.
That may motivate me to seek my own place. Related blog post: “Out of reach” Related blog post: “Housing the homeless ain’t that easy” Related blog post: “Chaos overwhelms the poor” Related blog post: "What we need" Music: The Beatles, “All You Need is Love”
June 2, 2020
The quest for certainty
"I will bless the Lord at all times;his praise shall continually be in my mouth."                                   — Psalm 34:1 Related blog post: “The wrongest verse” revisited Related blog post: Forgiving the cosmos Music: Toto, "99"
May 10, 2020
Baseless hatred
We're at war. Ace, "How long" Billy Joel, "Goodnight Saigon" George S. Patton, "Through a glass, darkly"
April 21, 2020
First tongue twisters
A lighten-up segment Three Dog Night, "Joy to the world"
March 31, 2020
Pastor Charlie's stories
What can we be sure of? Billy Joel, "Don't ask me why" Related: Rainbows Related: Pious frauds Related: Farther along Tags:  What Is, Certainty, Pious frauds, Cosmology, Acceptance
March 10, 2020
Exonerating Meghan
There is no truth without love. ADVISORY: This one's a bit of a downer. Elton John, "Candle in the Wind" Related: The Rifleman, "Day of Reckoning" Related: Mordochai the troll Related: Prince William says he can no longer 'put his arm around' Harry ahead of Sandringham crisis talks Related: Open heart Related: Jason James Britt Tags:  Meghan Markle, Media, Fake news, Bullying, Projection
February 18, 2020
The law doesn't always cooperate.
Donald Trump is bad for the country. But that's not an impeachable offense. Frank Sinatra, "That's Life" Related: Jesus is not coming soon — or ever Related: The wrongest verse in the Bible Related: Victory in Jesus Related: Wikipedia - Millenarism
January 28, 2020
The murder of Destiny Harrison
#COGURBAP The Police, "Every Breath You Take" Link: D.L. Hughley says ... Link: 50% of murder victims Link: Carl Stokes re: "thug"
January 7, 2020
Now he's in a wheelchair
Goodwill IS wealth. Pharrell Williams, "Happy"
December 24, 2019
Meet Hooda Thunkit
Saint — Hero — Role model Music: - The Christmas Song - Witch Doctor
December 7, 2019
Rich and poor
If I prosper, will God love me? Mike and the Mechanics, "The Living Years" Related:  Questia - Martin E. Marty, "An ordinary oppressor"
November 26, 2019
"Beautiful music"
We seek programming that makes us feel like we want. Leroy Anderson, Piano Concerto, First movement Related blog posts: - Psychopaths’ favorite music - Bring back Saturnalia?
November 12, 2019
Donald Trump and civil war
Robert Palmer, "Every Kinda People" Test of link to audio Article cited in podcast: Republican lawmaker denounces Trump’s tweet predicting ‘civil war’ if he’s impeached From Free Speech Handbook: Guideline 11.   Deal with exactly what the person says.
October 29, 2019
Big John
October 15, 2019
About The William Tell Show; Monetization; Oral compositions; Sex!
Orleans, "Still the One"
October 1, 2019