Category Archives for "Miscellaneous"

Jun 25

San Francisco Winter 1918-1919

Miscellaneous

I had to stop writing our article on the Spanish Flu before getting into the second wave. My PTSD was ablaze and I was about to self-destruct if I kept on course. You see, these are not numbers to me. They are human beings; human beings whose lives were cut short . . . by […]

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May 23

Conspiracy Theories

Miscellaneous

We have become the most well-informed people in the history of the world, while at the same time choosing to be morons who believe nonsense. Believing conspiracy theories is a very strange phenomenon, because we all know “something is dreadfully wrong” with society. But instead of using the God-given sense we have to suss it […]

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May 02

The Spanish Flu

Miscellaneous

The image above is from the hospital at Camp Funston, in Fort Riley, Kansas, or “ground zero” for America’s greatest pandemic. Go ahead and forget that “fact,” because you’re about to get one heck of an education. What is Influenza Commonly known as the flu, it is a viral infection of the respiratory system. It […]

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Apr 19

A New Novel

Miscellaneous

. . . produced during a self-quarantine. Your author has two things in common with Martin Scorsese. Italian descent. We both despise the Superhero genre. It is not film. They consist of the same damn plot, void of any acting, encased in the best computer graphics on the planet. They raise the audience’s blood pressure […]

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Apr 16

A Short Course in Economics

Editorials , Miscellaneous

As an educational charity, we cannot get political. We cannot take sides. We can, however, write about political history and present undiluted, actual facts. We just cannot spin them. Your author is a consummate student of life, and has read copious amounts on far-reaching subjects, both common and eclectic. And for this reason and because […]

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Sep 21

David’s Art

Miscellaneous

These are slide shows of my work over the years. At the end of most they point to our old site: The Wellness Directory of Minnesota. We quit making directories years ago because of Google. You can find all you need with Google. I hope you enjoy these. Portraits Fall Colors New Baby Nature Birds […]

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