Commentary

ANTITODE FOR MAD DOG’S ALTERNATE FACTS

I am sure that Mad Dog Murf is an upstanding citizen and a great credit to his home planet.  But, by the standards of 21st-century America, where well over a quarter of the adult population has at least a bachelor’s degree, it is all too obvious that Mad Dog’s editorial column falls short when it…

Losing the Collective Mind

By Eli Stone “The fate of the country does not depend on how you vote at the polls — the worst man is as strong as the best at that game; it does not depend on what kind of paper you drop into the ballot-box once a year, but on what kind of man you…

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Historic Byway Run a Great Success Gold Belt Tour Scenic and Historic Byway, Association would like to thank all the great businesses and people for helping make our first RUN FOR THE BYWAY event a success. The HOGBACKS TWILIGHT CHALLENGE was held on September 10th with 58 runners of all ages. Thanks to…

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Editor’s Note. The following is in response to a previous letter, penned by Ron Patterson of Florissant, which appeared in the July 12 issue of TMJ. Correcting the record I just read Mr. Patterson’s response to my calling Mad Dog for what he is. It seems Mr. Patterson is not well informed. First,…

Pointing Out Stupid – Murph Unleashed – by Eli Stone

“You can’t fix stupid, you can only point it out.” Unknown As we move into the final throws of summer, I find myself asking just how stupid can folks act?I think people are looking at that question as a challenge. I see the growing insurgency that the Islamic world is brining in, the elections, the…

Inflation through Taxation – Eli Stone

If, from the more wretched parts of the old world, we look at those which are in an advanced stage of improvement, we still find the greedy hand of government thrusting itself into every corner and crevice of industry, and grasping the spoil of the multitude. Invention is continually exercised, to furnish new pretenses for…

Memorial Day Revisited – Murph Unleashed

Memorial Day isn’t just about honoring veterans, its honoring those who lost their lives. Veterans had the fortune of coming home. For us, that’s a reminder of when we come home we still have a responsibility to serve. It’s a continuation of service that honors our country and those who fell defending it. Pete Hegseth…