FACT: A democracy is a system of government by the majority of the population, the people.
This is exactly how politics works:
As 2017 dawns, I wish us all…
Platitudes are loathsome!
For example, here’s one: “Good things come to those who wait.”
Question: So what did you get Jesus for Christmas?!
Officially, the United States government has three levels of elections:
- Federal (national): President, Senate, House of Representatives
- State: Governor and lieutenant governor
- Local: Sheriffs, mayors, school board
This is the heart of Camelot, not these stones, not these timbers, these palaces and towers. Burn them all and Camelot lives on, because it lives in us. Camelot is a belief that we hold in our hearts. ~ FIRST KNIGHT (1995)
If you are a warrior with heart and soul, America –and the entire world– desperately needs us now more than ever!
Sybilla: What becomes of us?
Balin: The world will decide. The world always decides.
~ Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
In her 1969 book Death and Dying, Elizabeth Kubler-Ross, the Swiss American psychiatrist and pioneer in near-death studies, first introduced the idea of the five stages of grief: