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June 23rd, 2019 - 11:32 pm § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Politics

Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid!

(Copied, with  my sidebar, from Seth Harp, The Intercept) “I should have kept my mouth shut about the guacamole; that made things worse for me. Otherwise, what I’m about to describe could happen to any American who travels internationally. It happened 33,295 times last year.? “My work[...]

June 23rd, 2019 - 10:21 am § in Hypocrisy

A FB Experiment: Is this obscene?

I posted this today on FB. Do you think they will declare it obscene?[...]

June 23rd, 2019 - 8:44 am § in Misc.

THE-Ave Challenge: What is the ethnic origin of the last confederate general to surrender?

A. Scottish B. Cherokee C. Jewish   D. Irish E. Nigerian[...]

June 23rd, 2019 - 8:17 am § in Misc.

THE-Ave Challenge: Whatsit?

A. Hollywood B. Rio de Janeiro C. Shanghai D. Austalia E. Disneyland[...]

June 23rd, 2019 - 7:00 am § in Misc.

Sunday Revelations: Kashrut vs Kopyright?

Vos iz Neias: Manhattan, NY – A popular New York City deli says a potential legal challenge to its Instant Heart Attack sandwich isn’t kosher. A lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court says the Heart Attack Grill restaurant chain has accused the 2nd Avenue Deli of stealing its idea to spoof h[...]

June 20th, 2019 - 10:11 am § in America, China, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy

China’s Dominance

THE not so UGLY AMERICAN CHINAMAN (Der Spiegel, abridged and edited) Liao Liang’s title is as a senior editor of the China Global Television Network (CGTN), a subsidiary of Chinese state television.  That is an understatement.  先生 Liao Liang’s mission in the Kenyan capital is that[...]

June 20th, 2019 - 7:23 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Misc., Racism

Concentration Camps: an America First Phenomenon

Rep. Alexandria Occasio-Cortez (D-NY) reference to “concentration camps” at the border led to a social and broadcast media frenzy. Denials that they are actually concentration camps, because they are not as bad as those which killed six million Jews, neglect crucial facts. Most significa[...]

June 19th, 2019 - 9:28 am § in America, Donald Trump

Doesn’t this picture smack of something the Chinese would do? The Soviets?

Are Mass Trials Constitutional? How can any individual exercise her rights if she is one of 70 defendants?  And what happens when one of the defendants is a baby?   Such mass trials have been taking place in American courts in the Texan cities of Brownsville, Laredo, and El Paso.. In one typical [...]

June 19th, 2019 - 12:38 am § in Misc.

MH-370 five years later

It’s been over 5 years since Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 vanished without a trace, but there’s enough evidence to draw firm conclusions about what happened, how, and why. According to a new article in The Atlantic, MH-370’s pilot turned off the transponder, killed the passengers[...]

June 18th, 2019 - 11:19 pm § in America, China, Environment, Russia

The US Navy is Flunking the Polar Test of Global Warming

While Trump touts spending billions of dollars to build more F35 fighter jets, he seems not to understand even the basics of our military needs.  After all, won’t global warming make the ice breakers obsolete?  Seems like our opponents get a different message.  As the poles melt, the Russia[...]