Category Archives: The Nanny State

Life Alert! For The Elderly, Considered Together With Government.

Life Alert advertises on prime time TV; have you ever thought about it? I don’t mean for yourself or for an elderly relative; I mean consideration of what those ads are truly saying. I bet, not. You’ve seen the ads: … Continue reading

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Should Kentucky Gag An Advice Columnist?

John Rosemond has been writing advice for parents since 1976; he appears in some 200 newspapers around the U.S. He’s a licensed psychologist whose question-and-answer format resembles Dear Abby and others in the advice field such as Dr. Oz or … Continue reading

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Galileo Had It Easy, Compared To Brain Researchers…

 Brain scans are in the news again; those MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) images that show the electrical activity going on in our brains. One of these days, we’re going to have to pay attention to what is going on in politicians’ … Continue reading

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Dog Bites Man Isn’t News; Girl Loves Dog, Is…

What do you think of a high level public school behavioral specialist who is being prosecuted for preferring sex with a dog to sex with her own species? For me, it’s pathetic, sad, darkly funny and of course, outrageous. For … Continue reading

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Why Bush, Obama and Big Sis Haven’t saved Us…

Have you noticed that our governors were bragging about how they’ve saved us from terror  since 9/11 with their TSA feeler-uppers at airports and Big Sis’s Homeland Security in general, right up to the Boston Bombing? Why didn’t they save … Continue reading

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Are Any Pro’s Left?

What’s happened to our English word: “professional”?.The Merriam-Webster dictionary offers: “b. engaged in one of the learned professions” which seems to exclude being paid for playing ball. “Professionals” once called up images of doctors, lawyers, public accountants and such, folk with … Continue reading

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Who Are the Little People of Golden Gate Park?

  The Door in the Tree is a genuine mystery, and not the kind indicating some politician is trying to hide something. And most importantly, it has happened, in real life and in real time, to real government. A tiny, little … Continue reading

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