John Mayer?: Believe it or not, I overheard someone awhile ago saying that, "John Mayer is the king of Blues music." It kind of struck a iffy nerve with me in a way. While the man John Mayer is a talented musician in his own right. The person who said that forgot to realize, Blues music spans about 2 centuries of Western music. There's Leadbelly, Muddy Waters, Robert Johnson, Howlin' Wolf, and several other big names in the world of the Blues. I've never said anything bad about Mayer's music, but he does come off a bit shady when it comes to his public image and that he's overplayed in a very big way. But ...
GUN LUNACY: Arming Teachers is Dumb: Formerly a Prison Educator, I have an opinion regarding the recent GUN Frenzy in America.
Recently, there’s been a lot of talk about teachers carrying handguns into the classrooms of schools in Texas. This is lunacy. Is this topic being discussed in your area?
I worked as a teacher in a prison for eight years. The correction officers (prison guards) did not carry handguns. The guns were kept secured in a location only known to security personnel.
Schools might follow the model of prisons in regards to guns.
The reason is simple. A person with a gun becomes a target. If a prison gang decide...
Taking It Back !!: Taking It Back
All these studio creations and these overnight sensations
major record label backing when their talent is so lacking
Music's hit a new and ugly all time low
The imitations and pretenders have to go
We're taking back the air waves of our radio
I'm tired of these attention grabbers and these washed up drug rehab'ers
So pathetic on the news I see each night
This group of idiots and losers,deadbeat parents ,and abusers
Need to take off on the next departing flight
So no more cookie cutter singers or those wannabe bling-blingers
Cause it's time that we said we all had en...