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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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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically uncorrected)

Another week’s worth: Veterans are forced to repay decades-old enlistment bonuses overpaid by California officials. (Of course, they don’t have the money.) China plans controlling individuals using massive data collection from their activities, then denying services and freedom to those … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the recent week; consume at your own risk: A Google robot reveals the future of manual labor? (Only until humans become cheaper than robots.) TV shows are trying to stay alive by trashing standards. (Sex sells.) The FBI has … Continue reading

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