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Part II – Music:
“Respect your elders.”
This is a notion far too often misinterpreted.  Respect for your elders does not simple mean respect the past, respect what is old, and what has simply existed before you.  What was supposed to be said here was: “Respect the wise.”

A lot of old people are wise.

But, a lot of old people are batshit insane, bigoted, deranged, mentally ill, and completely fucking worthless.

Both these statements are true of old bands.

Respect the founders who shaped the music you listen to today.  Respect Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, Buddy Rich, Robert Johnson ect… but even the greats can’t be accepted fully.  Don’t just eat what they feed you.  Only respect what is actually good. (more…)

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Part I – Politics:
The first thing here, the key, is to actually be registered to vote. As an active voter you can reject the past by throwing the old regime out and brining in new ideas, policies, hope for change, and the almost certain prospect of new failures to later rally against when the next election comes.

Now look at your party affiliation. Think about the ideology that party supports, think of the general platform of the party. How much do you agree with it? How much has the party delivered on these high ideals? How many promises has this party kept to you? (more…)

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On Letting Go
An Introduction For What Is to Soon Follow

By: Paul G. Atkinson IV

A few tips to forget the past and live with no regrets.
(Or at least live with as little regret as possible without being completely apathetic).

*Warning: Paul Atkinson does believe in God, but he doesn’t believe in Hell, and even if he did he doesn’t believe using dirty words like: shit, fuck, damn, ass, cunt, ect… would get him locked up in that shithole. So, yeah, there will be naughty words sprinkled here and there in this series to add a little extra emotion to certain important messages. Enjoy!

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