Category Archives: America: The Blog

The Land of the Free… or is it? The Zephyr Lounge brings you this on-going series, comprised of criticisms and anecdotes relating to the Good Ol’ U.S. of A.

The Protest Vote

Enlightenment has been forsaken for deontological egoism, personified in irrationally moving a man into power who tapped into insecurity and fear so as to lead a nation whose existential integrity is wholly dependent on rationality. Continue reading

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A Charade You Are

Trump’s first full day as President and the 40th anniversary of a rock album converge… Continue reading

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Dear America, The Time Has Come to Hug Each Other

Trump’s president. It sucks, but that’s the way things are right now. We need to work on fixing ourselves. Continue reading

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The United States of Ignorance

An ignorant culture perpetuates ignorance. Continue reading

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Burdens of Proof

What is the standard to which police officers must be held? Continue reading

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The Obsession With ‘Good’ And ‘Evil’ That Makes American Society

Good and evil. Are they really inherent ideas or just something we make up as we go along? Continue reading

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Eight Days Later: June 20, 2016

The time for public mourning is over. Continue reading

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The 21st Century Medicine Show

Medicine shows have gone from travelers in wagons to “celebrity” doctors fittingly named Oz. Continue reading

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On Why I Support Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders is more than just an anti-establishment candidate… Continue reading

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Is our Society Truly to Blame for the ‘Breakdown’ of our Society?

If we are to assume society is ACTUALLY breaking down, then who or what is the cause? Continue reading

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