Category Archives: Goverrnment

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

Another week of human history sans noticeable improvement: Israel: Hamas desperation mounts with repeated failures (Article) (When will someone sneak them a nuke to play with?) The climate: Audit of global warming data disqualifies it? (Report) Government: The FCC is … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our choices from the week: Corruption: Inside the secret courts of Massachusetts (Article)  Science: Is the sun intruding upon global warming? (Report) Government snoops are adding license plate readers to portable roadside speed displays (Report) Detroit decline drags on … … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your contemporary citations: Real estate: Hackers steal money transmitted via emails (Report) The church: Vatican deal pledges Chinese Catholic loyalty to Communist Party (Report) (And they call the U.S. divided!) Government: A North Carolina woman was arrested for caring for … Continue reading

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ADAM SMITH and DONALD TRUMP on TARIFFS

Media reports portray our Prez as a mad protectionist throwing tariffs like Zeus was supposed to throw thunderbolts. A Google search reinforces that. But a patient searcher may find that, as seems often the case with this President, the opposite … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

The current week’s worth: California: A lament, circa The Beach Boys … for the highest poverty rate in the U.S. (Article) (How much of the Golden State is just iron pyrites these days?) More California: A new law diverts legal … Continue reading

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KOMIC KAVANAUGH KAPERS IN KONGRESS

The earth’s most significant country was founded by serious men in a revolutionary experiment that has shaped human history; circa 2018, its government is running as farce. A Supreme Court nominee, an outstanding legal scholar with an impeccable judicial record, … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

What we thought you should know: Gender wars: A researcher reports that a current upsurge in gender-challenged girls seems a form of social hysteria rather than genuine dysphoria (Report) (She is under furious attack by the usual suspects) California: State … Continue reading

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