Monthly Archives: July 2018

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Here they are: Capetown, South Africa’s water shortage (drought) worsened by dirty politics and attacking Israel (Report) It’s all fake – U.S. politics: Reality TV that masquerades as American politics (Article) (Somebody noticed?) The culture: In Hollywood, ‘anything goes’ becomes: … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The current collection: Irony: Chicago’s last Sears store closes, lost to Amazon (Report) (The retailer that made it via mail order, lost it to Amazon web order) The economy: “The biggest bubble in the history of mankind is going to … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our reality’s gatherings: Science: New tech monitors people through walls (Report) (Soon, only government will have secrets) Mysterious sonic attacks continue to harm U.S. diplomats (Report) Egypt: A young Lebanese tourist sentenced to 8 years for complaining (Report) Turkey: Heads … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Summing up the week: The internet: California is clamping down on users of people’s data (Report) (Privacy law; an ongoing battle) Science: New technique may extend motherhood for female cancer patients (Report) The internet: Apple joined Facebook; it will decide … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Bits of current reality, as we see ti: Sweden: Citizens now question the welfare state? (Report) Iraq: Update (Article) Science: Mass data studies often prove wring, study finds … (Report) Dog trapped in hot car honked horn for help? (Report) … Continue reading

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