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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Here are the items that floated to the top this week: Dead people redeemed over $2B in food stamp benefits, the Inspector General reported. (We knew dead people voted; do they eat food too?) California’s Governor Brown wants a 42% … Continue reading

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A Couple of InsignificantStories

A remarkably loud silence has underlined two recent reports. With the attention of our “news” minions seemingly inversely proportional to the real import of information these days, we herewith provide some thoughts generated by those reports for your amusement, boredom … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Siphoned from the passing newstream for you to sip: Trucks will cost more to operate in 2017 as new EPA air pollution regulations tighten. (Who’s gonna pay?) University roommates  play out their drama-queen confrontation in court. (Entitled daughters of the … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your news snacks for the past week; select as pleases you: The Obama Administration ordered that goods originating in Gaza or the West Bank cannot be labeled as made in Israel. (We say nothing made in Washington D.C. should be … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

So another batch of accumulated information: One of the reasons Social Security pensions won’t rise but it costs us more to live: How the US government doesn’t notice inflation. (Well, one of them.) NOTE: Those with Medicare premiums withheld from … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another collection of inanities, insanities and realities to amuse and confuse .. Israel was accused of inciting violence by shooting terrorists ( 3 Palestinians were shot dead in knife attacks after the  “How to stab a Jew” speech by the … Continue reading

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Israel: Dog Bites Man vs. Man Bites Dopg?

We recall the old journalists’ measure: “If a dog bits a man, that’s not news. But if a man bites a dog, that’s news!” There seems a modern parallel between Arabs attacking Jews and vice versa. Russians don’t like Jews … Continue reading

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