The author understands that this column will at times be controversial in nature.
in the real world, the author is not a controversial person. He is a
kind, compassionate and gentle person. In the real world he is
cooperative and agreeable, not controversial and offensive.
So why is he writing a column that he knows may be controversial?
because there are so many strange and goofy things and sometimes even
outright illegal things going on in our society that nobody appears to
David sees businesses that knowingly hurt or even
kill people with their products. He sees injustices in the legal
system. He sees government leaders abusing their powers. He sees
scientists deliberately preventing open and objective intellectual
debate. He sees educators teaching things that are worthless or even
untrue. He sees bankers doing things that hurt rather than help the
And he feels that somebody needs to call attention to these things.
should be noted that the author is highly educated and often has
opinions that are very different from anything else that is currently
being discussed or debated. The authorís ideas are presented to the
readers by different characters. Sometimes his own character, the
Owner/General Manager, presents these ideas, but on other occasions, the
authorís real ideas are presented by other characters.
author hopes in this way to stimulate open and lively discussion and
debate on these issues. He hopes that the readers will gain a different
perspective and will be better equipped to address and solve the
problems we are facing.