Responsibility and Entitlement

Take responsibility for your own actions.  I get that no one likes to make a mistake or screw things up but it happens to all of us.  No one is exempt.  The only thing you can do when it happens is take responsibility.A friend told me today that her ex-husband said he just needed time … Continue reading Responsibility and Entitlement

Weekend

Two days left in my vacation.  It has been a particularly good one.  I still have to go through my books – probably tomorrow.  Today will be spent running errands and hanging out with the kid.  Tomorrow I hope to go through my books and work on writing.  This is one of my better vacations.  … Continue reading Weekend

Polite and intelligent

On Facebook, I just watched a video of protesters talking to police about why they were being forced to take down signs in the rotunda.  The young man speaking was eloquent and intelligent.  He spoke passionately but politely.  The police were polite and asked nicely.  The protesters took their tickets.It is amazing to me how … Continue reading Polite and intelligent

Core Beliefs

With all the posts on politics I've offended some people.  Some of these people were long standing friends.  I'm not sure whether they will continue to be my friend after this bout of political sharing.  In every day life, I'm pretty middle of the road.  I'll vote for the candidate and how he or she … Continue reading Core Beliefs

Politicians…

I watched the Governor's news conference today.  He tried to convince all of us what a horrible position we are in.  He can say we are broke a million times and every time he does I think about the tax breaks he gave his cronies.  What he really said were half truths and lies.  I … Continue reading Politicians…

Go Democrats!!!

I'm not a political person - yes I know I've posted so much this week on the issues going on but under normal circumstances I'm just not.  I don't vote by party lines.  I don't discuss my votes.  I vote - every election.  I despair that our politician will ever get what is needed for … Continue reading Go Democrats!!!

Building Wisconsin’s Economy?

Here are a few numbers for people to consider.  Since before Walker took office here are some things he has sent away for us. ·         800 Million in High Speed Rail funds·         23 Million in Broadband funs – WI libraries fought for this and it was supposed to go to schools, libraries, police, fire and … Continue reading Building Wisconsin’s Economy?