Monthly Archives: June 2022

WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF FIGURE SKATING?   

Modern figure skating has evolved, prospered and is fading in less than a century and a half; its future is opaque. Arising from the feats of an American ballet dancer, it was added to the older sporting competition in drawing … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING WEEK … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: Amazon: “Invitation Only” program to eliminate orders from bots (Report) Space: Testing anti-satellite weapons dangerously cluttering space (Article) Military secrets: Updating the illusion (Article) Ukraine: U.S. spending borrowed money it can’t afford (Articles) U.S. Entertainment: Disney’s politicized … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING WEEK … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: Air travel: “One Way Fly” seems legitimate? (Article) COVID Vaccination: U.K. data show excess deaths five months after shots (Article) The War on the Internet: “Web Five” to offer individual control of personal data? (Article) Space: Starlink … Continue reading

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SOME (AGGRAVATING) OBSERVATIONS ON HUMAN BEHAVIOR, GOVERNMENT AND REALITY

Homo sapiens seems an intelligent, self-aware, self-replicating biological machine existing on an infinitesimal speck in an unmeasured material universe. Currently confined to that speck, we don’t amount to much on the cosmic scale, but we take ourselves very seriously. The … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSIN WEEK … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the weeka; The church: Is the Pole retiring? (Report) The pandemic: New study suggests masks slighty raise deaths (Report) Ukraine: Military rebelling against commanders (Article) U.S. baby formula shortage imposed by government was unnecessary (Article) Food processors plants catching … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING WEEK … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: Human genetics: Gene editing turns fluffy hamsters into attack dogs (Report) U.S. President: Claims (emergency) power to detain, seize, censor etc. at will? (Article) COVID: Study shows masking increases risk (Report) Flight cancellations: Continue without mentioning pilots … Continue reading

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