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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

As our year was renewed: The culture: States where welfare pays better than minimum wage? (Report) (Universal Basic Income testing, right?) A long, cold winter is expected in the Northeast and Midwestern U.S. (Report) Government: U.S. snooping of private email … Continue reading

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WHAT DO NORTH KOREA AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT HAVE IN COMMON?

Both are interminably extended ‘news’ stories serving as political propaganda while preempting less  convenient information. And both stories are patently ridiculous. Certainly North Korea is testing new missile designs, what country with an armaments industry is not? Where is the … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Bits from the weekly smorgasbord: The economy: Department stores, restaurants and malls generally are overbuilt, face drastic shrinkage. (Article) Consumer debt is now $12.7 B (Report) (Predictions, anyone?) The courts: Trump’s judicial appointments seem to respect the Constitution; Democrat Senators … Continue reading

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Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump Are Speaking Their Lines

North Korea has served China/Russia as a pit bull next door threat to South Korea/Japan and therefore to the U.S. as well. It has also served successive U.S. administrations as a convenient excuse for an Asian outpost and a threatening … Continue reading

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WHAT WE DON’T GET ABOUT NORTH KOREA

North Korea is a bratty 12  Year old boy allowed by anti-social parents to play with guns because they like to scare the neighbors. The regime starves its people at gunpoint and is increasingly unsustainable in an age of satellite … Continue reading

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North Korea, Financial Reality and A Few Simple Questions

Given that compassionate Progressives have run U.S. big cites, most states and the Federal government most of the time since the early 1930’s, how is it that: S. median household income is in continued decline? So many more people have … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Selections from the week: A second opinion after medical diagnosis produced a different conclusion 88% of the time, per a Mayo Clinic study. (Report) (Hmnn …) Nicaragua: The government is encouraging expansion of Russian interests in the country. (Report) Pizza … Continue reading

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