Weekend By Rod Eccles As I write this, it’s the beginning of the weekend. An American weekend. It’s not the heart of summer. It’s not a holiday. But it’s a celebration in any event. It’s an American weekend. Americans will be out mowing their laws, doing maintenance on their homes, working on their cars, spending … Continue reading Weekend
I want Congress to take away my Health Insurance. Really. Originally Published March 2015 By Rod Eccles Here it is. The end of another January. The latest State of the Union Speech has come and gone. And as usual, at least with this president, we saw and heard a big child giving a demanding … Continue reading Congress Take Away My Health Insurance
Good vs Evil By Rod Eccles There is a new hit TV show on network television. Many of you have probably seen a few episodes. Even I have watched it with earnest. The Orville. It is basically a new version of Star Trek. This version, however, is not created by the famous Gene Roddenberry of … Continue reading Good vs. Evil
Utopia is Dystopian in real life. - Originally Published May 2017 By Rod Eccles This is a little different from what I am known for. Actually its very different but its still recognizable as all Rod Eccles. Last night, I watched the latest two episodes of the Hulu original series, Handmaid’s Tale. The series is … Continue reading Dystopian Utopia
American Pride - Originally Published June 3, 2017 By Rod Eccles Here we are in the month of June. June represents a month of pride for many. The Islamic holiday of Ramadan is this month. This is also Gay Pride month. Rather ironic that the two would cross paths on the calendar. But, obviously Muslims … Continue reading American Pride
American Pride By Rod Eccles Here we are in the month of June. June represents a month of pride for many. The Islamic holiday of Ramadan is this month. This is also Gay Pride month. Rather ironic that the two would cross paths on the calendar. But, obviously Muslims and LGBTQ people are not proud … Continue reading American Pride
I am sitting on a balcony overlooking the very blue Caribbean waters on a very large ship. I am on a 7 day voyage also known as a cruise. Now I am not trying to brag, just set the tone. On this ship there are some 4,000 plus passengers. These passengers are from all around the world. I have met and spoken with folks from Canada, Barbados, France, Czech Republic, Spain, Germany and a few other places.