rwhyman, he's right you know. Remember when Bill Clinton took away all our guns and subjugated us to the mercy of the UN? Oh, that's right, the crackpots on the right were wrong. I often chuckle when someone points a finger and says that "they have no clue" that the finger pointer doesn't realize he's looking in a mirror.
On the river, I can abandon who I am and what I've done. However brief it lasts, while on the river I am nothing important and everything insignificant. I am flotsam, and happy to be so.