Tag Archives: Propaganda

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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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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Political Theater, John C. CAlhoun and Donald Trump

In Milwaukee, a Police shooting sparked a  riot. Channeling Ferguson, Baltimore and a lengthening list of other places, the riot was based upon false information and outside organization. Yes, the victim was black. No, he was not unarmed nor was … Continue reading

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Galileo, Global Warming and Economics

Some 20 attorneys general of various states (All Democrats) have launched a ‘climate fraud’ investigation of Exxon in response to its denial of current global warming doctrine. The AGs wish to criminalize such disagreement with political goals.Sufficient evidence we suppose … Continue reading

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Old Alaskan Sourdough’s Advice To Newbies Is Still Good …

A while ago, before Alaska became a tourist destination and an oil source, the  hardy locals referred to immigrants from the “lower 48” as “Cheeechakos.” That was the Alaskan form for “tenderfoot” or “greenie.” A newcomer who didn’t yet get … Continue reading

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The U.S. Has No Censorship! (So Why Don’t We Hear What’s Gong On?)

A brief review of today’s media: Print newspapers and TV and cable news. That which is not news is available (with research) mostly from the Internet. We note that the Internet is now coming under U.S. Federal regulation from the … Continue reading

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Once, There Was A Thing Called: NEWS … (Now, We Must Manage With Opinions)

We point out from time to time, that we don’t know much. Also that we aren’t thereby precluded from holding opinions. That seems to us to require a certain arrogance so we leave room for any other opinions readers might … Continue reading

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