Author Archives: Jack Curtis

About Jack Curtis

Suspicious of government, doubtful of economics, fond of figure skating (but the off-ice part, not so much)

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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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Items that escaped the passing week: Government: Why are purely administrative federal departments buying so many guns? (Article) The U.S. Air Force may recall up to 1,000 retired pilots? (Article) (Why?) Iraq: The U.S. demanded that Iranian militias leave with … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The week’s collection: The War on Living Space: America’s homes are shrinking (Report) (No cash, no drivers and tiny homes an the government’s vision of our future) Austria: Followed the U.S. as its voters elected a very unlikely president in … Continue reading

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PRESIDENT TRUMP’S NEW ORDER

From birth, the United States constitutional government has been seen as an historical experiment aimed at the ills of its predecessors. The “Novus Ordo Seclorum” engraved upon the back of the Great Seal of the United States and displayed upon … Continue reading

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