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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)

Your sampling of what passes these days, for news. With an opinion of two … GOP emails are now being hacked. (So the Dems can’t claim Republicans were behind their hack?) Video: Less than 14% of the Trans Pacific Partnership … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

A very large serving of human affairs and whatever…. Switzerland : Voters resoundingly rejected a free, unearned monthly basic income for everyone. (But the idea is still pending in Canada, the Netherlands,, Finland and other places.) Revolutionary new lens tech … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Bits of the week that seemed interesting, amusing, predictive or just awful … “If Trump wins, we will incite riots everywhere”: Black Lives Matter activist. Air France stewardesses are refusing an order to wear headscarves in Tehran. Ted Cruz has … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our current collection on offer: U.S. backed rebel groups are now fighting each other in Syria. (while Russia is taking over?) Pharmaceutical drugs show availability and price problems interfering with U.S. hospttals.  (But the report dances around government regulation responsibility.) … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Niblets of news for your amazement, amusement, consternation or confusion … The Umpqua,  Oregon shooter was a British born black man, facts known at once but still unreported to many. (Maybe ‘journalism’ needs a new definition?) A Palestinian killed 2 … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

 Our Saturday collection: In the UK, a Junior doctors’ strike over new contract hours and pay is telling. (Wasn’t medicine once a profession?) Thousands marched in Dublin to demand abortion. (Why is Pope Francis wasting his time in the U.S?) … Continue reading

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