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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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GLEANINGS FROM THE pASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The week’s pickings: Education: Oklahoma middle schools call police to arrest  frequent truants (Report) (Escaping prisoners not tolerated?) China: School uniforms provide electronic student tracking to control truancy (Report) Getting a real bang out of history – unexploded war munitions … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The weeks’ production: The culture: Olympic figure skating announcers Lipinski and Weir look like they are announcing the Hunger Games? (Report) (The end of many things is in sight; perhaps our costly modern Olympics is one) Immigration: Brazil and Columbia … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: The culture: British kids escape knowledge of British history these days … (Report) (History can be so inconvenient for a government) Corruption: The Pentagon’s reluctant admission of some 2,000 U.S. troops in Syria is likely substantially understated? … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another week’s worth: Trump’s “Tax Reform” per David Stockman (President Reagan’s budget boss): “Trump is a kid in a candy store who wants one of everything … without paying for any of it.” The current spending bill in Congress demonstrates … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Gathered from the week:  Military tech: With missiles like this, why does the U.S. keep spending billions on new naval ships? A celebrity’s Mexican housekeeper has her own illegal alien butler? (Report) (Social revolution continues) A literacy test for New … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The climate: A U.S. government whistleblower revealed that government climate data used at the recent U.N. Paris climate conference were “adjusted”. (Report) Prosecuted for $12 internet sale of homemade ceviche, a woman will perform 80 hours of community service. (We … Continue reading

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