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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our current selections:  Syria: U.S. warned Turkey against attacking Syrian Kurds (Report)   Syria:  The warning went public (Article) Government: How bureaucrats earn a bad name (Report) Okinawa: Beefing up U.S. military presence in Asia as response to China (Article) … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … Politically Uncorrected

From the week: History: Japan’s Pearl Harbor attack remembered – with a little information unavailable at the time. (Article) U.S. military veterans can shop at the online exchange? (Report)  eligibility Russia: Space programs update (Article)  Corruption: U.S. government funds radical … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: California: The state setting poverty records? (Article) Losing the war on cash: Swedish central bank U-turns on cashless society (Article) The internet: Concern over advancing political censorship (Article) Science: smoking pot hooks women faster than men? (Report) … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The gleanings this week: Venezuela: Escaping refugees overwhelming Brazil (Report) Freddi Mac launched a 3% down, no income requirement mortgage program (Article) (Reprising the last financial collapse) U.S. poverty, inequality and redistribution aren’t as they keep telling you (Article) Immigration: … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Accumulated for your in case you hadn’t noticed: The falling Chinese space station (8 tons) may crash in Michigan? (Report) (If it hits Detroit …) The culture: The Screen Actors’ Guild has demanded observers on set to oversee sex scenes … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The week’s collection: The War on Living Space: America’s homes are shrinking (Report) (No cash, no drivers and tiny homes an the government’s vision of our future) Austria: Followed the U.S. as its voters elected a very unlikely president in … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Disappearance of Kids’ Summer Jobs?

Those of a certain age will remember when summer vacation jobs provided high school boys the job that led to their first car while high school girls earned money as baby sitters. Recent reports lament the disappearance of those opportunities … Continue reading

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