2nd Amendment

“A well regulated militia, composed of the body of the people, trained in arms, is the best most natural defense of a free country.” - James Madison

For the doubters of the individual’s right to bear arms:  It is clear when reading the extended writings of the founders that they fully intended for the body of the people to be armed in defence of individual liberty. Continue reading

Right to Bear Arms

“Arms discourage and keep the invader and plunderer in awe, and preserve order in the world as well as property… Horrid mischief would ensue were the law-abiding deprived of the use of them.” –  Thomas Paine

I just don’t understand why modern society cannot seem to grasp this simple truth.  Maybe it’s just denial.  We like to think we are so much better than our predecessors.

- Independent Thinker

A Thought on Global Warming

“A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right.” – Thomas Paine

I read this quote today and couldn’t help but think of the climate change “science”, and the attitude throughout our society that “The debate is over”.  Continue reading