Category Archives: Economics

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Current offering: Germany hate speech censorship (Report) (Who decides?) Corruption: California to borrow/spend $3.2B for another high speed train to nowhere (Article) Turkey: Sweeping Kurds out of bordering Syria (Article) (Dead or alive irrelevant …) The economy: A declining middle … Continue reading

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GLOBALISM: ANOTHER SOCIALIST SCAM?

Socialism cannot endure because it forces inhuman behavior onto humans; globalism forces unnatural behavior onto nations. Socialists suppress individuality; globalists suppress nationality. Both are oppression and dissolve whenever the imposing force disappears. Except that the first is applied to people … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorredted)

The collection: Reality: Smugglers are sawing through sections of Trump’s new border wall (Repot) (And digging under it) The war on Uber: California extends the war to additional occupations (Report) Education: How school districts put politics before children (Article) Daylight … Continue reading

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THOSE NEGATIVE INTEREST RATES

The widely popular negative interest pushed by politicians as stimulus is financial snake oil, a scam. Even people outside central Africa worry about Ebola with its 50% mortality; far too few worry about negative interest though its financial mortality is … Continue reading

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GLEEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: California: Power blackouts creating market for private generators? (Article) The culture: Microchipping people in Bangladesh and Houston, TX (Article) (Beats a license dangling from a collar) The government: Attorney General announced new program to prevent crime by … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our current lot: Syria: A spotlight on a complex reality (Article) (Recommended for those interested in Middle East) Pakistan: Trying to be fierce when you’re broke (Article) The economy: Negative interest rates are a destructive political illusion (Article) Corruption: Politicized … Continue reading

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FIGURE SKATING vs ECONOMICS and GOVERNMENT

Using the visible trails left by skates traveling over ice, early figure skaters competed on frozen ponds and rivers at drawing diagrams in front of judges. Given the conditions, those judges were usually the only people watching and  the competitors … Continue reading

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