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October 16th, 2018 - 3:38 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics, Repugnants

Trump replaces Interior’s Inspector General with political operative

Amid investigations into Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s alleged misuse of taxpayer funds, the White House is stealthily moving to replace the agency’s acting inspector general with a 2016 Trump campaign worker, NBC News reported Tuesday. Interior’s Inspector General office wasn[...]

October 16th, 2018 - 10:31 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

The Cherokee Nation and GOP Racism

The Cherokee Nation has joined Trump in a racist attack on Elizabeth Warren.  What the Cherokee said is that she should not claim a tribal heritage based, on DNA, She has never made that claim.   This is a sad story of Cherokee history of racism. The Cherokee were slave owners and fought for the [[...]

October 16th, 2018 - 1:42 am § in Misc.

Why is English Weird? Is it Sex?

Why is English so weirdly different from other languages? – John McWhorter | Aeon Essays No, English isn’t uniquely vibrant or mighty or adaptable. But it really is weirder than pretty much every other language AEON.CO|BY AEON[...]