Does Thomas Need To Recuse? — The Lone Cactus

Supreme Court Justice, Clarence Thomas has had a lot of calls, mainly from Democrats, that when it comes to anything to do with the January 6th attack on the Capitol, he needs to recuse himself. Now, before we get into this, let’s realize that Thomas has sat on the high court bench for some 30 […]Continue reading “Does Thomas Need To Recuse? — The Lone Cactus”

Phriday Phunnies

Stolen from around the web A circus couple went to an adoption agency, but the social workers doubted their suitability. “Where will you live?” They pulled up photos of their 50-foot deluxe motor home, complete with a nursery. “But how can you provide an education?” “We’ll hire a full-time tutor.” “What about health care?” “WeContinue reading “Phriday Phunnies”

Our first view of Yellowstone

Buddy the Bison and Very Hot Springs These travels occurred in late September/early October 2021. The posts are gathered under the ‘Travel’ category (top right of page) and numbered to indicate the order in which they should be read. Post 6 Thursday evening we were in a hotel in West Yellowstone, Montana. When we wereContinue reading “Our first view of Yellowstone”


Is Afghanistan so different from the US? I have been observing tribalism from a distance for a while now. Many of us blame tribalism for the failure of the Afghani people to form a stable, democratic government. Most, if not all Afghanis are Muslim. That’s a pretty big tribe from our perspective. But while watchingContinue reading “Tribalism”