The Death of Timothy Piazza (19 Years)

  He died in February 2017 during a fraternity initiation, when he fell head first down 15 basement steps around 11pm. Surveillance video captured much of the aftermath of Piazza’s fall down the flight of stairs in the at the Beta Theta Pi house. Other members of the house tried…

Update on Rex Tillerson

            I grew up in the 1950’s in a little town in north Texas called Gainesville. The main things the town produced were oil, cattle and grain crops. My father was an independent oil producer, primarily from wells on land leased from local farmers. My father found and leased the…

Tom Price – Department of Health and Human Services Nominee

The president-elect has appointed Representative Tom Price to lead the Department of Health and Human Services. The major focus of Mr. Price’s legislative agenda is to roll back insurance standards prescribed in the Affordable Care Act. Mr. Price’s Republican objective is to curtail coverage as much as possible.             One…

The First One

The philosophy of this blog combines two elements — “Eclectic”: selecting or choosing from various sources and not following any one system, but selecting and using what are considered the best elements of all systems and “Meandering”: To follow a winding and turning course, sniffing the wind for the trace…