Author Archives: Tom Roland

About Tom Roland

EE for 25 Years, Two Patents - now a certified PMP. Married twice, burned once. One son with Asperger's Syndrome. Two cats. Conservative leaning to the Right. NRA Life Member.

May Thy Blade Chip and Shatter


The title from this post is from the 1984 movie “Dune,” and is what came to mind after reading the below.   This came from my wife’s Facebook feed, and while it is a long read, expresses the culture war … Continue reading

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Here We Are Again


We at Wise Conservatism and Tom’s Place grieve at the loss of life inflicted upon the concertgoers by a madman.  Our prayers and sympathies go to all those affected by this tragedy. Last Sunday night, a deranged person meticulously planned … Continue reading

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Not For Long?


My computer (specifically Windows 10) and I have a love/hate relationship. I love it when it works, and hate it when it doesn’t or decides to go off into the wilderness without leaving so much as a goodbye note. After … Continue reading

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September 11, 2001


Another year has gone by, and it seems that no one, outside of a few television specials, seems to understand the significance of when foreign terrorism came to the United States.  The calls of the politicians and leaders of that … Continue reading

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Our Fellow Man


The following showed up in my personal Facebook feed, and it states very eloquently what the deplorables do when their fellow person needs help. Let this sink in for a minute…..Hundreds and hundreds of small boats pulled by countless pickups … Continue reading

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What is a Right?


With so many people demanding their “rights” I thought it would be prudent to post something that I found a couple of years ago.  From LinkAmerica: A right is the sovereignty to act without the permission of others.  The concept … Continue reading

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In Case You Were Wondering…


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