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Thinking-Out-Loud

Thinking-Out-Loud

Thoughts to inspire or entertain. This will include articles about faith, personal development, politics, short stories, or any other thoughts I get inspired to write about. I hope you enjoy my blog.


Goodbye and Thank You Dr. Zelenko

5 Jul 2022 1 minute read 4 comments Deejo

I haven’t written in a few months but wanted to express my sadness at the loss of a real hero last week. On June 30th Dr. Zelenko passed away. Why was he a hero?  “He was a passionate and dedicated doctor who fought tirelessly for his patients. We w...

What Do We Know?

19 Mar 2022 1 minute read 8 comments Deejo

We know that we have been lied to repeatedly over the years and this has escalated the last few years. With that in mind, why do we believe anything we are being told about the war with Russia and Ukraine? I saw this post on Twitter and absolutely ag...

Who Really Makes the Laws?

5 Mar 2022 2 minute read 3 comments Deejo

I saw an article by Forbes, written in 2017 by Clyde Wayne Crews Jr., that asks a question I have wondered about… “How Many Federal Agencies Exist?”. He goes on to say… “No one can even say with certainty anymore how many federal agencies exist; yet...

Statistical Poli-ticking

4 Mar 2022 3 minute read 2 comments Deejo

Statistics are only as good as the data provided. There are different aspects of statistics that can easily cause misconceptions, whether intended or not. First I will talk about polls. There are a number of ways that polls can be manipulated. The pe...

Self-Sufficient Countries

2 Mar 2022 2 minute read 10 comments Deejo

It is my opinion that each country needs to be self-sustaining. I’m not saying we shouldn’t trade with foreign countries. But I believe, the necessities should be produced in our own country, if it is at all possible.  What is "Self-sustaining"? Merr...

When Did Cancel Culture Begin?

24 Feb 2022 3 minute read 6 comments Deejo

Cancel culture was actually in full swing in the 1940s and 50s when Hollywood had their “blacklist”. Anyone who was even suspected of being involved with the communist party or friends with a communist sympathizer was un-hirable in the entertainment...

Shifting Blame?

21 Feb 2022 1 minute read 4 comments Deejo

I saw an article this morning that claimed many Dems are saying “The Squad” is problematic and that AOC and the others’ agenda will probably cost them to lose the 2022 election. These Democrats claim that they have been shouting this since the 2020 e...

An Amazing Family

19 Feb 2022 2 minute read 2 comments Deejo

Today when I was trying to decide on a topic I ran into an article called “‘Brainy Bunch’: Parents Homeschool Their 10 Kids With All of Them Graduating High School at 12” This is an amazing family even though they claim not to be smarter than others....

New Heroes

18 Feb 2022 1 minute read 5 comments Deejo

When I think of heroes what usually comes to mind are individuals who risk their lives to save others. This definitely includes firemen and military personnel. I was going to include police officers, but because some of the police are assisting the t...

Left vs Right

17 Feb 2022 1 minute read 2 comments Deejo

This article will be short. I want to talk about the differences between the left and the right. The left (or liberals, mostly Democrats and some Independents) vs the right (Conservatives, who are mostly Independents or Republicans).  There are many...