GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING WEEK … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week:

The pandemic: U.S. continues to fund corona virus research in China? (Report)

California: Sexually transmitted diseases booming; Los Angeles pushing home testing? (Report)

U.S. deaths: Up 49% among working age people – and it’s not just COVID (Report) (Vaccinations?)

European Union to require new cars to record driving data (Report)

The pandemic: Another view of the COVID scene (Video)(More)

Surveillance: A rundown on who really isn’t and who actually is watching you now (Article)

Cdnsoeship: Twitter suspended media site account for posting Congressfolk criticizing Big Pharma (Report)

The culture: The Global Recession of Classical Liberalism (Article) (Recommended)

The U.S. economy: An expose for the savvy investor (Article)

U.S. flights/power punish Americans in cold snap (Report) (Government vaccination and green policies?)

The pandemic: Dr. asks why outpatient COVID treatments have been suppressed (Report)

Energy: Rumors of Coal, gas death have been exaggerated? (Article)

Annual review of war zones (Article)

The culture: The death of truth (Article)

New York City: Newly elected Manhattan District Attorney to request less punishment for criminals (Report)

U.S. Capitol riot: Government refusing to provide info re its agents’ presence (Report)

The culture: Man who killed women serving time in women’s prison (Re[ort)

Energy: Current reliance on renewables causing deficiencies? (Article)

Social Media: How “fact checks” have instead, become political censorship (Report)

 Kazakhstan: Violent unrest; Russia sending troops (Report) A foreign plot? (Article) Update (Article)

The U.S. Federal Reserve: Will it crash the economy or the dollar? (Article)

The U.S. Miilitary: The unexpected cost of improved communications (Article)

The Church: Prominent Jesuit says good Catholics can have abortions? (Report)

The pandemic: Discussing death by COVID vaccination versus death by COVID

Media blackout: Largely unreported 5,000 people protest New York vaccination mandate (Report)

The pandemic: Large-scale mask rebellion by British schoolchildren? (Report)

Science: Matter and antimatter respond similarly to gravity (Report)

U.S. Credit Card Debt: Scary? (Report)

The pandemic Update on: Ivermectin treatment of COVID (Article)

More pandemic: Another view of the vaccines (Report)

Still more pande,oc: Almost half New York C)V(D hospitalizations not due to COVID (Report)

Chhicago: 6 dead, 25 wounded in weekend shootings (Report)

A naked man was held for hours at gunpoint by deputy (Report)

And that’s all …

EDITORIAL:         What Do China, Russia and the U.S. Have In Common?

                                Quite a lot actually, but we submit this short list as most significant for now:

  1. Nervous governments imposing increasing controls on increasingly restive citizens,
  2. Nervous citizens who have jettisoned their social security for bait-and-switch politicians and
  3. A politicized and corrupt economy increasingly crippled by government policy.

 If history is any guide, this resembles disposing of a lighted cigarette by tossing it into a paint storage closet. Our new year promises to be interesting …

About Jack Curtis

Suspicious of government, doubtful of economics, fond of figure skating (but the off-ice part, not so much) Couple of degrees in government, a few medals in figure skating; just reading and suspicion for economics ...
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