Something to think about …. “Swimming and Drowning …. at the same time”!!


~~April 20, 2016~~ 


Ignorance Is Bliss 

Why should I lower my expectations,
To accomodate someone else’s incompetence?
Why should I accept mediocrity …
Because that’s the highest the bar has been risen.
And anything above that,
Is asking for miracles!

Dumbed down you may be,
With a philosophy bordering on self neglect.
That’s you and the way you have chosen to see your life.
But ‘ignorance-is-bliss’ I can not dismiss …
To skip along and whistle like this mindset is alright!
A drugging has been done to delight blind appetites!

Who wins a debate as the nation is set to flames …
With clear leadership non-existing,
Is a moral shame being played out as a blame game.
And folks treating this like a boxing match …
As they discuss who looks presidential,
While thieves seek an escape hatch…is sick! Okay?

You can say what you wish.
But millions of people observing this,
Have to see deception being praised.
And the question of expectation that I have raised,
Seems the wrong thing to ask …
In these days when appearances are more important,
Than the death of reality in the minds of those crazed!

Lawrence S. Pertillar



Facebook Timeline

I do not own this image.

No intention of taking credit.

If anyone knows the owner of any, please advise and it will be corrected immediately.



#SomethingToThinkAbout #FacebookTimeline #Graphic #Swimming #Drowning #AtTheSameTime #Quote #Poetry #Poem #Poet #LawrenceSPertillar #PoemHunter #InformationOcean #DrowningInIgnorance #DumbedDown #IgnoranceIsBliss

#WeAllAreOne #ItIsWhatItIs #DrRex #HortyRex #hrexachwordpress


We ALL are ONE!! 


Something to think about …. “Caitlyn Jenner’s change of Heart”!!


~~September 24, 2015~~ 


Caitlyn Jenner SUPPORTS gay marriage just weeks after awkward exchange with Ellen DeGeneres



The 65-year-old came to blows with TV host Ellen DeGeneres a couple of weeks ago regarding her opinion on the matter.

During the tense interview Cait – who has recently transitioned – said she didn’t really “get” same sex marriage.

But after some time to contemplate her stance she revealed how she now feels in her latest blog post, written to mark the end of the first series of her show.

She wrote: “I want to help each of you understand something that I only recently embraced: Being different is okay – in fact, it’s great! But I also understand it takes some getting used to.”


“Like many people, there was a time when I didn’t realize how important it is for gay couples to have the right to get married,” she confessed.

“But after hearing from my gay friends and learning more about the hardships they faced because of discrimination, it became clear to me that everyone should be able to marry the person they love.

“I can only hope that by sharing my story, there’s someone out there whose mind has been changed about trans people.”

Ellen and Cait enjoyed a rather awkward exchange regarding the issue a couple of weeks ago when the TV presenter brought up that Caitlyn had previously identified as a conservative republican.

“As it appears in … full read/full credit”



Facebook Timeline 



This slideshow requires JavaScript.


I must confess that I watched the complete first season of “I Am Cait”.

This isn’t the usual type of show that I watch.

The only reality shows that I watch are “Survivor” and “The Amazing Race”.

The reason that I watched “Cait” is because I didn’t want anyone judge the show by what others told me.

I wanted to make my own opinions based on what I saw.

I think there’s a duality in all of this for me.

I feel for Caitlyn as she goes throw her transformation in such a public manner.

Yet, at the same time, I still feel some superficiality in all of it.

Sometimes it pains me to watch some of the episodes.

As a member of the LGBT community, I was looking forward to see what kind of message she would bring to the forefront.

I wondered if she would help or hinder the movement for visibility and equality in the trans community.

I’m still “on the fence” about this.

I don’t know yet it this is really the person best fitted to represent the transgender community.

As noted above, her views don’t  coincide with the usual LGBT positions.

I guess we will still have to wait.

In the meantime, the show has been renewed for a second season.

I wonder where it all will take us.



#SomethingToThinkAbout #CaitlynJenner #EllenDegeneres #EllenDegeneresShow #ChangeOfHeart #SupperotsGayMarriage #AwkwardExchange #Traditionalist #SameSexMarriage #IAmCait #RealityShow #VanityFair #DavidPakmanShow #Republican #Hypocrite

#WeAllAreOne #ItIsWhatItIs #DrRex #HortyRex #hrexachwordpress


~Caitlyn Jenner Called Out by Ellen for Being Hypocritical Republican~


~Published on Sep 9, 2015~

Caitlyn Jenner is called out by Ellen DeGeneres for being a hypocritical Republican


We ALL are ONE!!