Tag Archives: Polls

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your weekly helping of humanity on display: The Culture: Statisticians don’t believe polls now…. (Article) Do you believe government economic statistics, or your lying wallet? (Article) Lice removal entrepreneurs are finding a swelling market for their services. (Report) (Scratching the … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

Stuff and nonsense from politics to reality: The culture: Two girls headed home from high school were brutally beaten by a gang of teens in Washington D.C. (This has become common; is it racially patterned? Apparently, we aren’t to be … Continue reading

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Who Do You Believe, Bro? (Me, Or Your Lying Eyes …)

Things that are somehow, not news just now: After Turkey shot down a Russian plane, Russia is massing troops on the Turkish border, having transited Georgia and Armenia to do so. China continues to enlarge its land grab of south … Continue reading

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If The Polls Make The Politicians, Who Makes The Polls? (An Election Is Just Another Poll)

An American political Rubicon lies before us unremarked: Donald Trump (anything but unremarked) as the Republican nominee. None of the Mighty have taken his ludicrous candidacy seriously; they have laughed and waited for him to disappear overnight as a bursting … Continue reading

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