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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Significant snippets re folk who did not get the distracting memo: The culture: Celebs, athletes, actors, pundits, politicians have millions of fake followers? (Report) (Well, we’ve evolved a fake culture, haven’t we?) Columnist suspended over fake followers (Report) Government: E-mail/texts … Continue reading

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Today’s Politics Enlightened By P.T. Barnum

It appears that the Turks have now invaded Syria, adding themselves to Russians, Iranians, Lebanese (Hezbollah), Iraqis (ISIS) and various special forces incognito. The Turks are there to kill and cripple Kurds so far as possible. That is because Turks … Continue reading

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Iraq Over High Heat, Approaches A Rolling Boil …

Iraq has never been a country on its own and has only acted as one since WWI when it was patched together by the British to deprive Turkey of oil fields. Saddam Hussein and his minority Sunni Moslems fell; the … Continue reading

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