With Veterans’ Day upon us, please recall the late Tony Aquino. Tony was my father. Tony fought & served as a combat medic in Korea to his lifelong detriment & to the detriment at times of those around him. Tony said Dan Quayle, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush & Dick Cheney were draft dodgers who […]
When I saw Houston Mayoral candidate Ben Hall speak earlier this year, he made a point to say that he would respect the rights of all people.(Picture above is one I took of Mr. Hall when I saw him speak.) Mr. Hall has changed his message for the worse as Election Day approaches. Mr. […]
Here is a do-it-yourself bus stop bench I saw in Houston today. When things are not right, we have to fix them ourselves. Though the good folks who use this stop should call the relevant officials and get a real bench. This is not Somalia. Please consider reading my homesite NeilAquino.com.
Here are the things you ordered. This is a container ship entering Galveston Bay yesterday. Please click here to see my homesite of NeilAquino.com.
When we are at our best, we see the vulnerability of the individual without forgetting that collective action is essential. What else can I say? Please consider reviewing my home site NeilAquino.com if so inclined.
I had a birthday this week as I move forward in life in my 40’s. Tomorrow my dad would have been 83. This is good because this is how life is structured for whatever reason. The Earth is good and hopeful and it exists in a necessary void of all the ‘lifeless” essential things around […]
Dear President Obama–We did want not any more war and any more of that miserable deregulator Larry Summers. Wasn’t this stuff clear enough when we picked you over Hillary Clinton? When can we gut the insular, hyper-networked failed Democratic Party establishment from the municipal level on up and have something hopeful? More and more we see that the […]
Somewhere out there exists a unified theory on how to live a hopeful life and productive life that balances– 1. Basic knowledge of the Big Bang and formation of the Earth & life on Earth in way that explains why things are as they are. 2. Basic knowledge of the history of our world and […]
There may well be good reasons to bomb nations that use chemical weapons, but what we also get in America with more war are more huge profits for the war profiteering companies, more spying on us, more militarized police wearing camouflage in our city streets and more militarized borders. We can’t go on like this while basic needs at home […]
There is a new icebreaker ship being built in Finland called the Baltika. When the ship is constructed it will be used by Russia.The interesting thing about the Baltika is that the ship has an asymmetric hull that will cut a wider clear path for shipping than do current icebreakers. (Above–An image of the Baltika from the […]