Happy go fuckyourself. That’s how I used to be, back in those heady tailwind days when there was still a functioning EPA. I was good with the kids taking over and me fading away. I got 46 years in...and my body is shot, so why not kick back and rot away?
Are only us old fucks posting here? Maybe I’m not as depressed as I was last week, before I ate some bad pork in a bowl of ramen. I should have stuck with the miso. Being sick as a starving dog for a day makes being able to hold…Continue
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We are a nation hijacked by a family of grifters and pirates whose business is plunder and, now, murder.
OK. What are the odds that the latest 'caravan' was instigated by the The Manchurian President brigade? The perfect October Surprise. The Honduras nasties get a few bucks and rid of some malcontents. The Manchurian President gets his 'issue'. 99.44%.
Added by Robert Young on October 19, 2018 at 11:45am — No Comments
We had a rooster. It was white.
Most of my background is white except for my first job working with grandma in the Salvation Army Store on Union Avenue. I hung clothes and pushed a broom across the wooden plank floors.
I was paid in comic books,…Continue
Piranha-Like Fish Fossil Discovered in Germany: Researchers say they’ve discovered an ancient Piranha-like fish in Germany - a fish that would have been capable of ripping the flesh right off the bones of its prey. Scientists say these finds are normally rather difficult to date, but luckily - the fish was found wrapped in a very old New York Times crossword puzzle…Continue
Added by Johnny Robish on October 18, 2018 at 7:42pm — No Comments
I started out my professional life as a journalist, trained in it, and came to New York City for that purpose. Specifically, a print journalist since I wasn't pretty or nice enough to get on TV. My hero's were "investigative reporters," who broke the stories that changed the world, of course. I wound up with jobs at places like Metalworking News, and…Continue
Just go read this piece. Calls bullshit. Just as any intelligent analyst did at the outset. Shift $1.5 trillion from the many to the few, blow up the deficit, and round up the usual suspects.
One way to think about it is from the perspective of a small-business owner. Let's say you run your own bakery. You sell bread for $4 a loaf. Today, you sold 90 loaves, for $360 in revenue. You…
China to Launch Artificial Moon Into Orbit to Light Up City: Chinese officials say they plan to launch a satellite into orbit by 2020 that will act as an artificial moon - one that will be able to directly reflect light from the…Continue
FAR TOO MANY PROGRESSIVES PUT AN UNWARRANTED FAITH in the orderly, inevitability of Justice. Be not a Romantic nor a Cynic: Be a Skeptic...one who knows that nothing is historically inevitable, that Good and Evil are both always possible...so work and hard for good and for Justice in every small and large way you are able.
Added by Dicky Neely on October 17, 2018 at 1:02pm — No Comments
20 Around that same time, Hezekiah became deathly ill. The prophet Isaiah,…Continue
There is zero question in the mind of any intelligent person (at least those who aren't "living the agenda!") that Israel has one of the most brutal and maliciously abusive police and military on the planet. Anyone who would say differently has either been living under a rock for the last 70 years or is outright lying. …Continue
Scientists Find Pain Reliever in Coffee Similar to Morphine: Brazilian scientists say they’ve discovered a protein in coffee that has effects similar to the pain reliever morphine. The only difference being that buying morphine is sure a helluva lot cheaper than buying coffee at Starbucks. …Continue
Added by Johnny Robish on October 16, 2018 at 10:30pm — No Comments
It's time to get moving into the day.
Two strong cups of coffee behind and I'm finished rummaging through headlines and giving cursory attention to off the beaten track YouTubes.
What in the hell am I 1/1024th of, I wondered ? If anything at all it is not readily apparent.
But I couldn't help but wonder why anyone would hang their reputation on such a slim bit of hyperbole.
It bothered me. Anything that could make the current POTUS seem reasonable bothers…