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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

This week’s lot: The culture: One likely outcome if current trends proceed (Article) (An extension of Murphy’s Law) One economist’s prescription for diverting the U.S. from socialism (Article) Venezuela: Update, seen from another side (Article) Democrats: Socialists seeking control of … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Here they are; help yourself: Chicago: 9 killed, 76 wiybded kast weej (Report) Fast food problem: Availability of cheap customary teenage workers now less than 50% of past (Report) New York City: Restaurants hurting from yet another minimum wage raise … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The gleanings this week: Venezuela: Escaping refugees overwhelming Brazil (Report) Freddi Mac launched a 3% down, no income requirement mortgage program (Article) (Reprising the last financial collapse) U.S. poverty, inequality and redistribution aren’t as they keep telling you (Article) Immigration: … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week that was: China: Christianity is expanding significantly? (Report) (Optimistic …) Science: A mind reading machine can now translate thoughts into text? (Report) (Just imagine, if this one is legitimate …) More Science: Lockheed Martin patented a nuclear … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The weeks’ production: The culture: Olympic figure skating announcers Lipinski and Weir look like they are announcing the Hunger Games? (Report) (The end of many things is in sight; perhaps our costly modern Olympics is one) Immigration: Brazil and Columbia … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Scraped from another week: The climate: Researching the literature shows much more controversy than admitted (Report) Las Vegas Mass Shooter had accomplices and a detailed plan? (Report) (He injured over 800 and it’s still under wraps) Government: FBI agents pursuing … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our selections from the week: Corruption: The “nonpartisan” Congressional Budget Office is now politicized (Article) (Yes – and so is the author of this article) More corruption: The ECB (European Central Bank) has proposed an end to deposit protection, a … Continue reading

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