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November 27th, 2016 - 9:46 pm § in Misc.

You don’t have to be crazy to drive this road but it helps

The black & white photo is a 1975 Warn Winch ad, supposedly of Black Bear Road above Telluride, Colorado. There really is such a road — for Jeeps only, one-way (i.e., down) — which apparently is popular with off-roaders (until they go off the road). I don’t know if the ad photo[...]

November 27th, 2016 - 1:50 pm § in Environment, Misc.

The Impasse in North Dakota

Will Winter Wilt the Protests? At some point, facts become less important than the symbolism of protest. The facts about real environmental damage or legal issues relating to property do not matter in North Dakota.  A bridge has become the front line of this fight. Passionate news flares across FAC[...]

November 27th, 2016 - 1:48 pm § in America, Politics

Trumpanzee behaving badly

Delta Airlines later apologized for not kicking this drunken swine off the plane.[...]

November 27th, 2016 - 1:18 pm § in Misc., UW

Young Americans grateful for the opportunity to study medicine in Cuba

Young people for the U.S. studying medicine in Havana welcomed news of the visit by President Obama to Cuba, and hope that the rapprochement between the two countries is mutually beneficial. ELAM students Shaneen Whyte, Patrick Daley and Jontay Darko. Photo: Orlando Perera (courtesy of ICAP) Young p[...]

November 27th, 2016 - 10:38 am § in Politics

Are Trump voters nuts?

Watch this video and judge for yourself.  This young lady, who identifies herself as a Trump voter, is agitated. And defensive. And racist. And, frankly, not all there.[...]

November 27th, 2016 - 1:28 am § in Misc.

The New Math: :New York Times reports 95.7 percent fall in quarterly profit <= FALSE

$363.6 million /$367.4 million = 96% fall ?????????????   Drudge: “The New York Times Co reported a 95.7 fall in quarterly profit, hit by restructuring charges related to headcount reductions. Net profit attributable to the newspaper publisher fell to $406,000, or break-even per share, i[...]

November 27th, 2016 - 1:16 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS:

Pakistan Bans All 11 Christian TV Stations, Arrests Cable Operators in Crackdown   BY ANUGRAH KUMAR , CHRISTIAN POST CONTRIBUTOR Nov 18, 2016 | 8:24 AM (Photo: Reuters/Mohsin Raza)Christians attend a Good Friday prayer at the Saint Anthony Church in Lahore, Pakistan, April 3, 2015. PakistanR[...]