Archive for October 25th, 2018

October 25th, 2018 - 1:14 am § in Misc.

Going Thirsty In The Land Of The Rainforest

When São Paulo’s water ran out Deforestation in Amazonia in the service of agribusiness has depleted the rainfall in southernmost Latin America and now the powerhouse city of São Paulo is in severe drought.[...]

October 25th, 2018 - 12:45 am § in Donald Trump

Letter to a Trumpie

A Facebook Friends Who Calls Me a Communist When I Equate His Trumpism with Fascism You say my criticisms of your posts .. quoting Trump or Fox  .. are unfair because I use “shock and awe” tactics. My tactics has always been to rely on facts. You lie, you put words in other mouths, you [...]

October 25th, 2018 - 12:36 am § in Hypocrisy

Is Admiration for Race a Bad Thing? In Defense of Megyn Kelly

Megyn Kelly caught herself in the race wars when she reminisced that, as a child, blackface costumes were normal for Halloween.  Her African American colleagues at CNN and elsewhere reacted.  They charged her with ignorance and racism. The ohso blond TV host responded with a confession worthy of K[...]