Monthly Archives: November 2017

WHAT DO NORTH KOREA AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT HAVE IN COMMON?

Both are interminably extended ‘news’ stories serving as political propaganda while preempting less  convenient information. And both stories are patently ridiculous. Certainly North Korea is testing new missile designs, what country with an armaments industry is not? Where is the … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our selections from the week: Corruption: The “nonpartisan” Congressional Budget Office is now politicized (Article) (Yes – and so is the author of this article) More corruption: The ECB (European Central Bank) has proposed an end to deposit protection, a … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING WEEK … (Politically Uncorrected)

Picks from the week: Reality’s humor: How the NSA has been “hoist by its own petard” (Article) Geopolitics: The U.S. is building a permanent U.S. Army base in Israel (Report) (Nobody better knock that chip off my shoulder … excepting … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

 Gleanings of the week: Corruption: U.S. Navy probe expanded now includes over 60 admirals plus others (Report) The culture: White male students are called upon last in some classrooms (Report) (Hmnn … Isn’t that discrimination?) More corruption: An example from … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our choices this week: The climate: An interview on climate science – with a leading scientist (Report) (Real science and global warming) More climate: The bureaucrats strike back (Report) (From the source that tells us there is insignificant inflation and … Continue reading

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EVOLUTILN of a HOLIDAY – And a CULTURE

Halloween – All Hallows Eve: A Christianized old Celtic holiday intended to honor and pray for the dead one cares about. By the time we were growing up, it had morphed into a night for costume parties indoors and for … Continue reading

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