Trump’s ‘big lie’ was enabled by years of Americans being ‘force fed’ ​lies from religion: columnist​ – Raw Story – Celebrating 17 Years of Independent Journalism

On Tuesday, writing for The Daily Beast, columnist David Rothkopf outlined how American culture, and in particular religion, primed Trump supporters from birth to embrace the former president’s “big lie” that the election was stolen from them.”One of the key reasons we buy into so many small lies is…
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Preparation and Anticipation

Preparation and Anticipation

Tomorrow is the day Hal goes in for eye surgery. He has delayed the surgery due to my health problems and hospitalization late last year, followed by our move to the new apartment in April. I’m doing better and will be taking care of Hal for a change as he recovers. I do know that he won’t be allowed to exert himself for quite a while after the surgery.

Today is hopefully the day when my new guitar arrives. I’m really looking forward to it because I’ll definitely be home taking care of Hal. If the guitar doesn’t arrive today, I’ll survive. I’ve waited so long to purchase the guitar that one more day won’t make a difference. Patience is the key to serenity and calm. In the past, I would’ve driven myself insane, stressing over the arrival of the guitar, but now I am free from that stress.