Category Archives: Politics

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Scrapings from the week … Healthcare: A Bernie Sanders 1987 video saying that single payer healthcare would bankrupt the nation  (Report) (Now, he says it will save the nation) Politics: Are the two big parties obsolete? Article) The economy: Los … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another week’s selections; about all we could stand … The U.S. government: FEMA has barred Texas churches from Federal disaster relief? (Report) The culture: Sexbots replace prostitutes; robots replace soldiers – Do we really need people, anymore? (Reports) (Well, somebody’s … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The economy: McDonald’s has automated, serve yourself burgers are rolling out (Report) Science: Quantum entanglement has been demonstrated between a satellite and two ground stations. (Report) (A big advance for those interested in particle physics/future computing and writing sci fi) … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The fallout from the week that was: The economy: Congress is maneuvering to continue spending non-existent billions at our grandchildren’s expense. (Article) (A neat, simple explanation of how it’s done) Guatemala: U.N. investigator expelled by allegedly corrupt president (Report) (Shocking, … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another week’s worth: The culture: Is Google working with liberal political groups to eliminate conservative web sites? (Article) Tech censorship is drawing criticism from within the industry (Report) The war on cash: Visa and Master Card are both pushing abandonment … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Bits from the weekly smorgasbord: The economy: Department stores, restaurants and malls generally are overbuilt, face drastic shrinkage. (Article) Consumer debt is now $12.7 B (Report) (Predictions, anyone?) The courts: Trump’s judicial appointments seem to respect the Constitution; Democrat Senators … Continue reading

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Charlottesville From Under Our Tinfoil Hat

Kindly don your tinfoil hat for a moment, follow us and then decide how nuts we have become: We read that the defunct “Occupy Wall Street” rent-a-riot was a far left, Soros et al funded “uprising” and we saw that … Continue reading

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