Ruling – Page 5 – Everything


In ’37 Stalin made a hash
Of party loyalists and army brass.
Decimation: One in ten are shot.
What’s the word when one in ten are not?

Oct 262021

A philosopher once noted that jaywalking could be prevented by executing offenders. This may not be a point in favor of executions for jaywalking; but it is certainly a point in favor of executions.

Oct 062021

Big business has long aspired to be big government’s executor, and it nears its end.

Sep 212021

No political ideology, according to its advocates, has ever really been tried.

Sep 202021

One should fear, not the man who insists he is in charge, but the man who insists that he is not.

Sep 172021

We punish speech because we have yet to devise an effective way to punish thought.