Author Archives: John Evans


Fighting for Freedom The founders of this country rejected King George III as a ruler because: “A Prince whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free … Continue reading

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What is broken in America cannot be fixed until we fix the tax system. There is no difference between taxation and robbery. Both result in the property of one person being taken for use by another. Governments always have the … Continue reading

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IS THE MOON A SUN? I overheard the Moon and the Sun having a rather contentious conversation. The Moon was saying he was as good as the Sun. In fact he was angry with those that kept saying how wonderful … Continue reading

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Plants Need Energy:  At first glimpse a tropical rain forest appears to be a verdant paradise.  Upon closer examination, however, a visitor realizes it is a cruel battle-to-the-death between competing plants—all struggling for access to sunlight.   Taller trees overshadow shorter … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 2,200 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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