The Habituation of Mankind: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

olympia valley california is now ground zero as to the problems with criminal justice reform. a 7-11 shoplifter’s activities best explains why the policies are meant to fail. the criminal did not steal expensive items. he reportedly only stole junk food. he took candy bars. he taunted the store’s clerks by eating his ill gottenContinue reading “The Habituation of Mankind: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Thou Shalt Not Clip & Paste Episode 2: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

another clip & paste-y event reportedly just happened.  like this blog’s first c & p episode, significant monetary gain was involved. dailymail.com before discussing this recent episode, i must confess.  i am a clip & paste-y person.  my composition, using various word processing programs, including wordpress, involves clipping reference materials for blog post ideas.  theseContinue reading “Thou Shalt Not Clip & Paste Episode 2: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Thou Shalt Not “Clip & Paste:” A Ten Commandments’ Tale

‘Looking back at this moment, I ignored my instincts,’ she reportedly wrote. ‘I ignored the voice inside that said, quietly, this is wrong, wrong, wrong.’ jumi bello with the advent of word processing, “clipping and pasting” has become a writing process for many. the process is treacherous as it exposes one to both the accusationContinue reading “Thou Shalt Not “Clip & Paste:” A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

A “Just” Desert: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

it took 77 years for this “just” desert. was it sweet? did an act heal the psychic wound of a 13-year-old now celebrating her 90th birthday? a young lady’s 13th birthday was spoiled when her mom’s specially baked cake was allegedly pilfered while its was waiting to cool. it was world war ii, and herContinue reading “A “Just” Desert: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Fashion’s End: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

luxury retail shop theft is rapidly evolving to the point there will be a tragedy. the dangerous new normal has led to violence. designer retail shopping is changing. a recent story may give you pause to foot in these stores. high fashion items, such as purses from louis vuitton, gucci and christian dior, for manyContinue reading “Fashion’s End: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Thou Shalt Not Steal Signs: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

baseball may be god’s favorite sport. it is a game of discipline and ritual. it is a game of practice and dedication. it is a game when one can achieve “perfection.” baseball can be a game of david beating goliath as well as one of heroics and miracles. it is a game in which aContinue reading “Thou Shalt Not Steal Signs: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

A Louis Vuitton Coffin? A Ten Commandments’ Tale

a client told me about his subway sandwich store job. as a result of management insistence to keep extended hours in a dangerous part of town, the store had multiple robberies. eventually, the police told the store that the needed to eliminate their extended hours of services. the reason was that the police felt theContinue reading “A Louis Vuitton Coffin? A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

In Each Generation, A Hammer? A Ten Commandments’ Tale

If I had a hammerI’d hammer in the morningI’d hammer in the eveningAll over this landI’d hammer out dangerI’d hammer out a warningI’d hammer out love betweenMy brothers and my sisters, ah-ahAll over this land pete seeger, lee hayes society’s perception of the hammer changes from generation to generation. the hammer was and is celebratedContinue reading “In Each Generation, A Hammer? A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

There Is No Safeway To Allow For Theft: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

some people take to heart timeless wisdom. some people need to experience foolishness firsthand. san francisco government leaders, sadly, are in the second category. as a result, their residents will continue to suffer in this “dark age” of politics. thieves destroy communities. the san francisco castro district’s quality of life was recently impacted by outContinue reading “There Is No Safeway To Allow For Theft: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Rock Star Moses: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

moses is perhaps one of the greatest rock stars. while he may not have had a hit tune or even sung, he knew how to make an appearance. when he descended with the ten commandments, it was reported that he, arguably, had a “rock star glow.” exodus 34:29. many rock performer also seek to makeContinue reading “Rock Star Moses: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”