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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING WEEK … (Politically Uncorrected)

Picks from the week: Reality’s humor: How the NSA has been “hoist by its own petard” (Article) Geopolitics: The U.S. is building a permanent U.S. Army base in Israel (Report) (Nobody better knock that chip off my shoulder … excepting … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

 Gleanings of the week: Corruption: U.S. Navy probe expanded now includes over 60 admirals plus others (Report) The culture: White male students are called upon last in some classrooms (Report) (Hmnn … Isn’t that discrimination?) More corruption: An example from … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Items that escaped the passing week: Government: Why are purely administrative federal departments buying so many guns? (Article) The U.S. Air Force may recall up to 1,000 retired pilots? (Article) (Why?) Iraq: The U.S. demanded that Iranian militias leave with … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The fallout from the week that was: The economy: Congress is maneuvering to continue spending non-existent billions at our grandchildren’s expense. (Article) (A neat, simple explanation of how it’s done) Guatemala: U.N. investigator expelled by allegedly corrupt president (Report) (Shocking, … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The culture: Four strippers killed the man who helped them replace a failed tire. (Report) Iran: The E.U. spoke in support of newly reelected President Rouhani, who dissed Trump. (Report) Voting: California has 11 counties with significantly more registered voters … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: Are the Republicans a wasted vote? (Article) (How many are giving up on both parties?) Can a president without a party govern? (Article) (Or how much do the voters really matter now?) Food: Why U.S. “frankenchickens” have … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

As the week proceeded: China/India: Will India fight, or let China bite off a chunk of Sikkim/Ladakh? Report It builds (Report) The culture: Bathroom in the U.S. Army? Female soldiers will shower with wanna-be female men? (Report) Science: China has … Continue reading

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