Some Americans don't understand why so many want assault weapons easily available. These are weapons of war, not weapons for hunting or self-protection. Exactly! Citizens are arming for war against an encroaching government. Or against the U. N. Against Obama's Muslim conspiracy. One can't be too careful these days. Better double my order.
Charles Deemer teaches screenwriting at Portland State University. He is a playwright, novelist, screenwriter, and pioneer in hyperdrama. He was the editor of Oregon Literary Review and the artistic director of Small Screen Video.
"Having written almost daily for over 40 years, I can say that writing is not a job or a vocation or a profession--it is an existence. It is a way of being in the world."
"Wall Street owns the country. It is no longer a government of the people, by the people and for the people, but a government of Wall Street, by Wall Street, and for Wall Street." Mary Ellen Lease, 1890
"All humanity's troubles come from not knowing how to sit still in one room," - Blaise Pascal.