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A CULTURES’ END

The United States, an apparent culmination of western Judeo-Christian culture, also provides a theater featuring that culture’s repudiation. Whether we are watching a Phoenix headed toward rebirth or a final ending, the result will shape our descendants’ lives. The United … Continue reading

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When Rescuers Need Rescue From The Rescued … (Immigration)

Africa and the Middle East are forcing their populations to flee the destruction that those populations have made from their own refusal to compromise in governing themselves. Islam is unsustainable but at gunpoint; fellow Moslems will not tolerate each other … Continue reading

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Being “Mobbed” Takes On New Meaning …

Seems it’s called “mobbing” now that it has hit home turf, imported from the big cities.  A flash mob of young teens rampaging, trashing, stealing and hurting people on the run. Fun, right? The newbies in Albuquerque aren’t amateurs, though; … Continue reading

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Big Bucks Sports, Honesty, Reality … And Getting The Bulge On The Competition!

Rome famously relied upon “bread and circuses” to keep the plebes from thinking too much; America relies upon food stamps and football. Also basketball and baseball and now ‘immigrants’ are adding soccer. Distraction is not exactly a new grift. Top … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your Saturday selection; enjoy! Or not, as pleases you … Brain Differences   visible via MRI show up in teens who habitually take risks. Let’s hope that the government fails to notice … The newest casino in Atlantic City   is closing … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our Saturday selection, unexpurgated but annotated hopefully to your taste: Good news (We’ll return to normal in a moment) on the medical front: Two approaches are providing lab-grown replacement body parts and entire organs for people. This opens a new … Continue reading

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How To Kill People, Legally …

Though the ease and frequency with which we perform this task outside the law suggest that it should not be so, killing people legally — execution — is turning out to be quite a problem. A recent Arizona execution occupied … Continue reading

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