Monthly Archives: October 2013

A Good Deed For A Coming Day…

The City of Angels has a problem: The immigrant-heavy neighborhoods surrounding the central city are full of trash. Paper, cups, flyers, soft drink and beer cans, bottles and what have you are tossed into alleys or into the street; the … Continue reading

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Don’t Sweat the Debt; Money Grows on Taxpayers! (Doesn’t it?)

President Franklin Roosevelt’s advisor Harry Hopkins is credited with saying: “We will tax and tax and spend and spend and elect and elect.” He later denied it. Still, it fairly describes the then and subsequent campaigns and governance by Democrats. … Continue reading

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A Short, Simple Question…

Some Fox News programs tonight zoomed in on President Obama’a now failed promises that Obamacare patients would absolutely be able to keep their original plans and doctors. Fox replayed several film clips of the President saying those things. He left … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene…(Politically Uncorrected)

Reality has served up another week; here is another statistically insignificant sampling to bore, infuriate or just entertain you if your daily life allows that. A reader has noticed that the sometimes funny and ridiculous items have been scarce of … Continue reading

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Will Obamacare Be President Bush’s Fault?

The Obama Administration is less about actual governance and more about perceptions, seems to us. The Prez is a perpetual campaigner who has never settled in to govern, a salesman rather than a leader. His mantra: “Never waste a good … Continue reading

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Using the NSA Crisis to Gain Control of the Internet (Before the U.S. Can Grab It.)

The headline reads: “Germany and Brazil Turn to U.N. for Help with American Spying.”┬áThe evil incompetents at the NSA overreached, were caught and thereby created a crisis of headlines, the biggest no-no of all for a spy agency. But it … Continue reading

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Obamacare Isn’t Healthcare (Part Two)

In the prior post (Part One), we noticed that the same doctors and hospitals caring for you now will do so under Obamacare, so the new law is not healthcare. It is instead, about who receives the care and who … Continue reading

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Obamacare Isn’t Healthcare…

Obamacare isn’t healthcare. Doctors and nurses and technicians and such provide healthcare, and they will continue, just not so much for each of us. Obamacare is a change in how much we pay for healthcare, in who gets how much … Continue reading

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Today’s Reality In Three Acts…

Three news reports seem to delineate today to perfection: The Swiss gather in their city centers and vote on current policy all during every year. A Swiss may propose a law; if 100,000 others buy in, that will be voted … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene… (Politically Uncorrected)

Another Saturday compendium of current events to annoy, amuse or amaze as you decide. We see something in each; you evaluate for yourself. They are all hors d’oeurvres from the platter of present reality. In Harlem, a group of black … Continue reading

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