Monthly Archives: December 2019

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorredted)

The week’s selections: California: Crowd funded, history’s most expensive poorhouse on 300 acres? (Report) (Where else?) The economy: “… very troubling; most Americans lack savings” (Article) (Who saves at zero interest with QE rampant?)  Energy: Another view of the U.S./Russia … Continue reading

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THE COSTLY CONTRADICTIONS OF PUBLIC EDUCATION

Public education is an oxymoron; the goals of the state contradict the goals of education. When the state employs the educators and mandates the attendance of the students as is done in the   United States, the inevitable result must be … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: The economy: Huge amounts of gold and cash are quietly disappearing (Article) (Why would anyone hoard cash in times like these? You decide …) Technology: Jamming GPS signals in war and crime (Article) Immigration: Congress approved farm … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: Japan: Government will stimulate the struggling economy – again (Article) (Spend itself rich) The culture: British soccer fan arrested for “racist gestures” (Report) The economy: Phony, pumped-up prosperity inflated by the Federal Reserve (Article) China: Espionage update … Continue reading

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THE BRIEF, BRIGHT LIFE OF THE GLOBAL INTERNET

U.S. President John Kennedy was shot dead; President Ronald Reagan was shot. President Trump, given his enemies, is leading a charmed life. But all three faced better odds than does today’s global internet. That magnificent, productive creation of human intelligence … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

Current collection: Techno-Culture: World’s first human remains composting facility coming to Seattle (Article) (Watch next for soylent Green?) Government: Why a second American revolution is necessary for the world (Article) (A different view of current events) China: More details of … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The week: Censorship: “Anti hate” protestors move to block lecture by Anne Coulter (Report) Surveillance: Both U.S. parties are vastly expanding government snooping (Article) Yellowstone supervolcano quakes (Report) Corruption: New York City blocked probes? (Report) More corruption: Details released re … Continue reading

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