An old Native Grampa sat in his lodge on the reservation, smoking a ceremonial pipe and eying two US government officials sent to interview him. "Chief Two Eagles, you have observed the white man for 90 years. You've seen his wars and ...his technological advances. You've seen his progress, and the damage he's done." The Chief nodded in agreement.
The official continued, "Considering all these events, in your opinion, where did the white man go wrong?"
The Chief stared at the government officials for a minute and then calmly replied ... ... Read More
"When white man found the land, Indians were living here. No tax, No debt, Plenty buffalo, Plenty beaver, Women did all the work, Medicine man free, Indian man spent all day hunting and fishing, All night having sex."
Then the chief leaned back and smiled... "Only white man dumb enough to think he could improve system like that."
Friday, October 16, 2009
We are headed from the North Rim over to Zion today, I'll have regular internet access after we check in to where we are staying in Kanab. For today though something that a friend posted on Facebook that I pasted below verbatim.
Posted by Roger Nusbaum at 5:43 AM