I Deserve a Second Chance

Dear Chery, I admit that the last time we spoke I said a lot of very mean things to you. Please call me. I'm just asking for a chance to tell you how sorry I am that I left out a few.

The American Civil War, part 5

In his First Inaugural Address, Liar Lincoln assured the nation that North and South were friends. He then proceeded to invade the South and inflict the most hideous of war crimes on his Southern "friends". Abe, as it turned out, wasn't exactly...

The American Civil War, part 3

Why did the North and South go to war? Contrary to prevailing propaganda, it wasn't over slavery.   The South is seceding from the North because the two are not homogeneous. They have different instincts, different appetites, different morals,...

The American Civil War, part 2

Well before the American colonies, selling and owning slaves was protected by international law. The Spanish, Dutch, and English had been taking part in slave commerce for some time. Black slavery was introduced into the New World by . . . ...

The American Civil War, part 1

Virtually everything most of us learned in school about the Civil War is wrong. That statement is usually met with sneers, jeers, chuckles, or raised eyebrows. But it is absolutely true, and I prove it in this series. Even the name "Civil War" is...