Monthly Archives: February 2015

The Frustrating Owner’s Manual For The Human Species, Believe It Or Not …

The Judeo-Christian Bible is among the oldest human documents of significant length and is still in publication. Offhand, that seems unique enough in itself. But there is more; the Bible is a sort of instruction manual for the keeping of … Continue reading

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As “Healthcare” Became “Obamacare, The “Internet” Becomes The “Obamanet”

THERE was a young lady of Niger Who smiled as she rode on a Tiger;   They came back from the ride   With the lady inside, And the smile on the face of the Tiger. We seem to recall that public … Continue reading

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Dumb vs. Dumber for President, Come 2016? (But This Time Is Different, Right?)

We are told that  49%of Americans receive government benefits. That more than 80 million receive Medecaid. That’s over a quarter of the population receiving government healthcare for the ‘poor.’ And referring to last night’s post, this is the situation in … Continue reading

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Humanity Plus Reality Equals: Economics On Planet Earth!

The graph above presents an explanation of much that is going on in today’s world, with useful hints for the future if you factor in human nature. Most significant it seems to us, are the ratios displayed. Our world has … Continue reading

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President Obama, Prime Minister Netanyahu … and Doctor Strangelove

Add and stir over rising heat:   Iran, Nuclear weapons and Israel. Use a long spoon for the stirring and be ready to jump back quickly. President Obama has picked up the legendary Tar Baby, the wood doll coated with tar that, … Continue reading

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Today’s Oscars: Hollywood, Entertainment and Other Illusions …

As this is written, Hollywood’s annual masturbation, the ‘Academy Awards’ is wafting in from another room. From news reports, it has evolved from 1950’s “fun” into per a headline today, the “Dullest Show on Earth.” We don’t profess to know … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene … (Politically Uncorrected)

Saturday’s choices from the week’s bounty: The Obama Administration , for whatever reason, is hiding the forthcoming regulations by which it plans shortly to assume regulatory control of the Internet. Apparently they will not be released until they have been … Continue reading

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