Ads, propaganda, and blowhards are flooding the airwaves with bullshit about which person would be better for the job of president, or which party should have control to guide our nation forward. I doubt any politicians will read this but here are some things we need to do to make this a better country: ·         Everyone … Continue reading Politics


According to A.Word.A.Day the meaning for this is “a government by the corrupt in which rulers use their official positions for personal gain.”When I saw this I thought – oh so that is what we are living in now.  We no longer have a democracy which is supposed to be a government led by the … Continue reading Kleptocracy

Political Beliefs

I just read an article that expresses how I believe.  It isn't about a party it is about a belief system.  It is about helping those who are unable to help themselves.  It is about empowering as many people as possible.  It is about good education.  It is about everyone - EVERYONE - having equal … Continue reading Political Beliefs

Roller Coaster Life

I feel like I'm on a roller coaster.  I was upset yesterday because I looked at my school account under financial aid and it said no financial aid for 2012 (meaning Fall 11 - Spring 12).  I thought I wouldn't be able to go back to school.  I was disappointed.  I called the financial aid … Continue reading Roller Coaster Life

Money and Politics

It seems like lately all I'm doing is worrying about money and politics.  Politics are definitely driving the concern about the money situation.  Gas is nearly 3.50 a gallon.  This definitely affects my budget.  It is one of the biggest sections of my budget.  I know that as the gas leaps up in price the … Continue reading Money and Politics