Monthly Archives: June 2016

Puerto Rico: Bailed Out By Congress Protecting Taxpayers (If You Believ It)

Puerto Rico as a Spanish-speaking, Democratically governed U.S. possession, is bankrupt. It can no longer borrow enough to subsidize its citizens at the level its politicians have promised. It must now repay those borrowings and lacks the resources to do so. … Continue reading

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Britain, the E.U. Exit and Illusion vs. Reality

Chronology: Britain voted to exit the European Union. Leaders and experts announced: The sky will fall. We’ll be better off. Wait and see. With numbers of powerful people heavily committed to the E.U. still committed to interfering with the evident … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

Stuff and nonsense from politics to reality: The culture: Two girls headed home from high school were brutally beaten by a gang of teens in Washington D.C. (This has become common; is it racially patterned? Apparently, we aren’t to be … Continue reading

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Robots,Human Labor and Economic Reality

Robots, we are told, will replace us. Then, according to one’s political persuasion, we will experience either: 1. Utopian idleness, supported by the government in the style our politicians have promised, or 2. Impoverishment and starvation for lack of productive … Continue reading

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Disarming the Public to Save It … (Or to Save SOMEBODY)

News item: A Senate bipartisan gun proposal empowers the Attorney General to block gun purchases using no-fly and terror watch lists. Let’s ignore the propaganda and parse this from a real world prospect: The Federal government will decide who is allowed … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your bits of our all too human conedy: The Culture: A 63 year old Georgia man answered his door one night carrying a gun and was shot dead by police who had arrived at the wrong house. More culture: “The … Continue reading

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Womens’ Progress via Feminists and Democrats

Women have progressed since the Left took up their interests. In fact, their gains are remarkable. Per recent Pentagon decisions, women are now eligible to die on battlefields in combat assignments and are being pushed for participation in the military … Continue reading

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