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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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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another 7 days’ worth: Science: A tunnel has been found under Teotihuacan’s Pyramid of the Moon. (Report) (For any who dig archeology) The climate: A global warming study was canceled because there is too much ice in the Arctic this … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

This week’s accumulation: Afghanistan: The 4000 troop increase is resisted as too few?  (Article) (Shouldn’t the money be found before the troops? And why are U.S. troops there, anyway?) Washington wants chaos in the Middle East? (Article) Illinois: State in … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Qatar, cut from trade and diplomacy by its neighbors led by the Saudis over allegations of terrorism support and a too friendly posture toward Iran and notably not accused if its plan to compete with established energy powers using its … Continue reading

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Why Are We Surprised By Political Violenc?

While not rare in the preceding Judeo-Christian United States, violence against people was not thought acceptable; the culture embraced the Fifth Commandment: “Thou shalt not kill.” That ended with the acceptance of killing inconvenient nascent babies at the behest of … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your week’s assortment: The War On Trump: A dyspeptic take from a reality-struck observer. (Article) India: Update (Article) Will the attempt to replace cash with electrons disintegrate the economy? A mysterious reappearance: A ship that disappeared in the Bermuda Triangle … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another week’s worth: Trump’s “Tax Reform” per David Stockman (President Reagan’s budget boss): “Trump is a kid in a candy store who wants one of everything … without paying for any of it.” The current spending bill in Congress demonstrates … Continue reading

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