Monthly Archives: June 2013

Gleanings From The Passing Scene…(Politically Uncorrected)

Here for you are the reports gathered for you; make what you will of them: The Drone Recalls the old story of the drunk passing a brothel out West late one night, who saw a couple so heavily engaged in … Continue reading

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The NDAA 2014 and a Jailed Teen to Think About

We wrote yesterday about the NDAA 2014, the annual update on government defense spending. We wrote about the Act’s standing provision authorizing the President to order the military to secretly or publicly seize and indefinitely imprison Americans and others without … Continue reading

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The ‘National Defense Against American Citizens’ Act 2014

The NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act) handed the President the power to employ the military in arresting and imprisoning indefinitely anyone he decided was a threat. No charges, no due process and no notice to anyone. No review, either. The … Continue reading

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DOMA is Dead; So, What?

DOMA is Dead ¬†will take you to the report announcing the overturning of the Federal Defense of Marriage law by the Supremes. And the Court’s refusal to mess with a lower court ruling that California’s initiative preventing gay marriage is … Continue reading

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The President-Hero, Villainous Coal and a Pipe Dream Called ‘Keystone’

Our President told us today that he’s saving us from the heating planet with no need for Congress in his campaign. The Big Man will do it by himself. Well, counting ant-heaps’ worth of bureaucrats as extensions of the Prez. … Continue reading

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Boys Will Be Boys…Or Will They?

Boys and girls at schools are readily identifiable visually and use different restrooms, at least in the U.S. Right? Once perhaps, but today…not so much. The linked report explains…well, not explains exactly, but tells…of the courts’s decision to force an … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene…(Politically Uncorrected)

The pickings have been rich this week and as always, you may decide what they tell us of the world in which we now live. Eqypt/Ethopia ¬†explains that our good friend (at billions of dollars) Egypt, now that it is … Continue reading

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