Political commentary from someone who believes America has been a shining light on a hill since it’s founding and wants to speak out against the forces that would extinguish that light.

Armchair philosophy from someone with a curious and inquiring mind, wanting to better understand the motivations behind widely differing views.

And, of course, some Random Thots. That is what the blog is about.

All by an author with a touch of humor that can at times be sillier than Monty Python. Sorry about that.

Benjamin Franklin said “As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence.”   That, my friend, is the reason why I blog.

For a sampling of my opinions and conclusions you can go to SELECTED POSTS

Navigational Hints
To create a link to a specific item in Random Thots –

Double click the title of the item. The URL in your browser’s address bar will change from that of Random Thots home page to a longer address specific to the particular item. Copy that URL  to use for a link or hyperlink in email or elsewhere.

To print only a specific article
Double click the title of the article, then print as you normally do.