Category Archives: Big Brother

Your Federal ‘Servants’ Are Grabbing For The Internet Again

Perhaps the greatest changes in the history of human government are flowing from invisibly small electrons. The impact of the cell phone and the internet has frightened the liver out of governments worldwide. The ones that is, that have not … Continue reading

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Channeling Jews, Chinese…And Americans Of Then And Now

Comparing results of various societies is as discouraged as it is interesting, one supposes, because so many who are influential are so heavily invested in their particular situation that they therefore, wish to avoid comparisons. If the Jews are generally … Continue reading

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When Your Brain Testifies Against You…

If we think the economic mismanagement, wars and corruption we’ve been enjoying from government are scary, think for a moment of the new tool coming from researchers in a prison. The subjects have been confined and we may wish that … Continue reading

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Who Will Watch The Watchers?

The old Romans wrote the book ahead of us on a lot of subjects; their famous: “Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?” that, translated from their Latin, provided the title of this piece being a case in point.  The recent (and short-lived) … Continue reading

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The Aroma of Roadkill, Grilling Over a Slow Fire…

I admit that government thinking (if that’s the term) can be opaque. Except of course, when it’s being political or dishonest, assuming there’s a difference. This time, a Montana politico has baffled me (not much of a challenge) and a … Continue reading

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You’re On Candid Camera!

First, the newsfolk protected public personalities from private scandals; everybody knew of President Kennedy’s Great Lover tendencies but such weren’t news until Bill Clinton came along. Then we had the Era of Scandal as the private peccadillos of the powerful … Continue reading

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What’s An ‘Assault Rifle,’ Anyway?

Disarming the U.S. public is a Lefty thing; the Right clings to the Second Amendment explicitly preventing that act. More or less, anyway. The usual lies, damn lies and statistics are held up in support of whichever side one may … Continue reading

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