For all those looking to add to the Rightwing's slim majority in the Senate by tossing Franken out, a thought. Every male on the planet has, or will before croaking, kissed someone (mostly, females) who didn't really want to be kissed. No one should lose his job over that. There is a limit to punishment.
A 6-year-old boy near Colorado Springs,…Continue
In today’s world there is a matrix of propaganda that has never existed before. News sources once considered somewhat reliable and at least providing a reasonable amount of fact have now become pure purveyors of propaganda often relying on a reputation they…Continue
I recently met a famous journalist at a local function. She and I discussed to current business, and how it's increasingly cut-throat with decreasing wages, and greater company control over the ownership rights and intellectual property rights of writers and authors.
Then we moved over into discussing the world of blogging.
She told me that it's no secret that journalists often use a special feature in google, where they can be notified about new articles, essays, blog-posts on…Continue
No need to take this at face-value; you can, of course, search further. I share it to stimulate your looking into it further, not only as to Japan, but as to other…Continue
I know this is a terrible picture of a rainbow, but I've never seen one of these before [by which I mean morning rainbow,…Continue
Four people nominated by the president for federal judge posts in the first nine and a half months of his term have been rated "unqualified" by the American Bar Association. The latest, Brett Talley, thirty-six, has never tried a case and failed to disclose his marriage to one of the president's lawyers. Judge Talley writes books on his investigations into "paranormal…Continue
Leonardo da Vinci Painting Sells for Record $450 Million: A painting of Christ by the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci, has sold at auction for a record $450 million, obliterating previous records for artworks sold at auction or privately. Wow, that’s one hell of a lot of money - especially when you consider Christ didn’t even pose for it.…Continue
I got back from a trip to Hawaii a few days ago. If anyone is interested, the pictures are here:Continue
Among the plethora of false narratives spewed by the left to keep division and social unrest alive and well within our ranks is the so-called talking point known as “White Privilege”. Once again we are faced with…Continue
Then I saw the Lamb break open the first of the seven seals, and I heard one of the four living creatures say in a voice that sounded like thunder,…Continue
Elizabeth Mika declares that tyrants do not arise in a vacuum, just as tyranny does not spring on the world unannounced. It takes years of cultivation of special conditions in a society for a tyranny to take over. Those…Continue
Limbaugh Says Moore Was a Democrat When He Targeted Teen Girls: Rush Limbaugh has added a new twist to those Republicans defending evangelical Alabama US Senate candidate Roy Moore, telling viewers that Moore was actually a Democrat during the period of time when he allegedly…Continue
I agree with about 90% of what she says, but I support her right to say the rest just as long as I'm not required to do the same...
Here is what I find totally amazing... this is from almost 40 years ago... we are having the exact same damn arguments we were having in 1988, FFS.
Think we will ever learn and "evolve" past this shit???…Continue
Elizabeth Mika posits that the process through which the tyrant gains popularity and power usually baffles the outside observers and historians looking at it from the perspective of time, as its main ingredient,…Continue
Alabama Mall Banned Roy Moore in the ’80s for Pursuing Teens: Former mall employees and local police have told the New Yorker that Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore was banned from a mall in the early 1980s for repeatedly attempting to pick up teenage girls. In response, talk show host and Moore defender Sean Hannity told his listeners that while Moore may have been trying to pick up underage girls, at least he wasn’t trying to arrange…Continue
My oldest son, wrestling with a 4-year-old’s happy struggles, is trying to clarify how many people can be…Continue
After successfully repelling the first wave of Japanese landing forces the surviving US Marines, navy personnel, and civilian contractors didn’t have long to bask in the warmth of victory. The Japanese planned a larger amphibious landing task force for the next bout, and…Continue
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