pursuit

  1. PACE

    Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness

    What is Happiness? To some, it's an all exclusive funcation at a resort To some, it's the knowledge that three squares are on the table To some, it's the knowledge that their children will succeed To some, it's taking a drink of water and not worrying about lead poisoning And to...
  2. meridian5455

    Hillary: ‘There’s a constitutional right to life, liberty & the pursuit of happiness'

    The often confused Hillary Clinton sat down with Steve Harvey yesterday to talk guns. It’s about what you’d expect with her usual spin on “common sense gun measures,” but check out what she says at the 2:12 mark: “We’ve got to say to the gun lobby, you know what, there is a constitutional right...
  3. Bluegrass

    The "Progressive" Obama Admin's Pursuit of Whistleblowers

    The "progressive president" is behind the government's charges against Thomas Drake for espionage. The problem is, it's not espionage. Drake blew the whistle by exposing abuse of power, waste and wiretaps with the documents he brought home as executive director of the NSA. He reported illegal...
  4. presluc

    Life Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness

    Well that's what it says isn't it? To do this as a nation we must first become United. I'm reminded of an old song "Abraham, Martin, and John" It was about 3 great leaders of America. Abraham Lincoln after the Civil war was going to help rebuild the southern states to unite Americans...
  5. nonsqtr

    Unalienable Right: the Pursuit of Happiness

    Here's a thought that floated my way recently, wanted to share and get some input. Consider these words: Question: what is the Pursuit of Happiness? It's a whole lot easier to say what it's "not", than what it "is", isn't it? My short answer is: it equates with OPPORTUNITY, but it's...
  6. C

    Trivial pursuit and human extinction

    Trivial pursuit and human extinction I was awakened last night by a loud knocking on my door. Fortunately the knocking was not reality but was a dream. When I “heard” the knocking I sat upright in bed with my heart racing and immediately tried to determine if what I had heard was the real...
  7. M

    My pursuit of knowledge

    Hello, in this topic I seek direction for an autodictatic education. But I will flesh out on that in a moment, first a little about myself. I am seventeen years old and have been convinced that my 12 years of schooling have done me no real scholarly justice. This year I first read a book that...