Where Did ‘Piss Poor’ Come From?…

Here are some interesting historical information and Fun Facts for you to mull over… Urine was used to tan animal skins, so families used to all pee in a pot ,and once a day it was then taken and sold to the tannery……. if you had to do this to survive you were “Piss Poor.”…

yes I’m a senior citizen…

You’ll love this one even if you’re not a senior. . . . . YES, THIS IS US!! Senior citizens are constantly being criticized for every conceivable deficiency of the modern world, real or imaginary. We know; we take responsibility for all we have done and do not blame others. HOWEVER, upon reflection, we would like…

Returning to the Plantation!

This woman is good. She lives in San Clemente and writes articles for the editorial in the O.C. Register on occasion. Worth the read – she hits the nail on the head. Back on Uncle Sam’s Plantation Star Parker – Syndicated Columnist “Six years ago I wrote a book called Uncle Sam’s Plantation. I wrote…

A Letter by Lou Pritchett, Procter & Gamble

Lou Pritchett is one of corporate America’s true living legends – an acclaimed author, dynamic teacher and one of the world’s highest rated speakers. Successful corporate executives everywhere recognize him as the foremost leader in change management. Lou changed the way America does business by creating an audacious concept that came to be known as…

Why we shoot deer in the wild.

(A letter from someone who wants to remain anonymous, who farms, writes well and actually tried this) I had this idea that I could rope a deer, put it in a stall, feed it up on corn for a couple of weeks, then kill it and eat it. The first step in this adventure was…

dog and college…

A young cowboy from Montana goes off to college. Half way through the semester, having foolishly squandered all his money … he calls home. “Dad,” he says, “You won’t believe what modern education is developing! They actually have a program here in Missoula that will teach our dog, Ole’ Blue how to talk!” “That’s amazing,”…

circumcised!

For all of you in education, with sons, grandsons, or who just love the things little kids say ~ a reminder that adult words are often taken literally…….. ‘Circumcised’ (This is priceless!) A teacher noticed that a little boy at the back of the class was squirming around, scratching his crotch, and not paying attention.…

Bill Cosby has done it again!

Bill Cosby’s rant against uneducated and apathetic Americans is forcing the country to reevaluate the lifestyles of lifetime welfare recipients. Cosby, who’s best known for his patriarchal role on “The Cosby Show,” is an outspoken Democrat. But over the past several years, Cosby has criticized President Obama for a range of “broken promises” and railed…