Archive for the ‘Misc.’ Category

November 11th, 2019 - 10:50 am § in Misc.

Quotes from Me

    A political professional who worked here for Pramila Jayapal just posted his triumph on FB.  After all, he gloried, Sawant beat Amazon My response: Dan, yep you and I disagreed.  I opposed Pramila because she had and has little interest in the issues that directly effect this Congess[...]

November 11th, 2019 - 10:16 am § in Misc.

Yo Yo Ma on Armistice Day


November 10th, 2019 - 3:14 am § in Misc.



November 10th, 2019 - 1:35 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: What is a terrorist?

All atheists are terrorists, Saudi Arabia declares Saudi Arabia has introduced a series of new laws which define atheists as terrorists, according to a report from Human Rights Watch. In a string of royal decrees and an overarching new piece of legislation to deal with terrorism generally, the Saudi[...]

November 9th, 2019 - 2:27 pm § in Misc.

November 9: The Day The Berlin Wall Fell


November 9th, 2019 - 1:54 pm § in Misc.

Did Kim Jung Un throw Jong Song Thaek to the dogs?

“Quan Jue,”execution by dogs.  The Straits Times reports.* that  Jang Song-thaek, Unlcle to the current dear leader and the second in command after Kim Jung Un, was stripped naked and thrown into a cage, along with his five closest aides, They were joined by 120 hounds who had been “starved [...]

November 9th, 2019 - 2:36 am § in Misc., Schools & Colleges

The Seattle Public Schools … I Charge the Schools with Condescending Racism

HOW CAN THE SPS ADDRESS DISPARITIES WITHOUT SUPPORTING THE HIGHEST GOALS FOR ALL KIDS?  I see this decision by the Seattle schools as condescending to the rights of minority kids to compete at top levels.    Despite the wealth of Seattle .. our money and the collective talents of our citizens .. [...]

November 9th, 2019 - 1:30 am § in Misc.

When and Where Did Writing Begin?

11 Ancient African Writing Systems READMORE at the Atlanta Black Star The importance of oral culture and tradition in Africa and the recent dominance of European languages through colonialism, among other factors, has led to the misconception that the languages of Africa either have no written form [...]

November 8th, 2019 - 4:18 am § in Misc.

Bloopers from Silence of the Lambs


November 7th, 2019 - 1:58 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: The popularity of no gods.

excerpts from a  review of “The Cambridge Companion to Atheism” at Amazon  by William Podmore (London United Kingdom) – Philosopher David Brink …. if God commands an action because it is good, then God and his commands are unnecessary. If an action is good because God comm[...]