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American Mourning

Another day, another mass shooting. This time in Las Vegas, with 59 dead at this writing. I wrote about two other mass shootings, in 2012 and then I stopped.  What is the point, after all?  Money is all that matters. … Continue reading

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Can’t Fix Stupid

Eric Garner died for selling untaxed cigarettes. Now, there is a crime against humanity! One of my main theses on these pages is that we are being made stupid on purpose. There should be no surprise that stupidity shows up … Continue reading

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Illusions of Safety part 2

The thing I keep hearing over and over again is that “we” need all of this surveillance to “keep us safe.” Do you really believe for one moment that the government cares about your safety? When I think of a … Continue reading

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Refugee Nation

The election is over.  I did not vote for President Obama.  If the Democratic Party does not reinvent itself for the next cycle, it’s unlikely that I will ever vote for one of the two parties again. Those of us … Continue reading

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Money Money Money

President Obama’s Colombian trip is causing quite a stir.  Probably not as his spin doctors would have it.  I won’t even comment on the prostitution scandal. No, what’s interesting to me is that the Latin and Central American countries are … Continue reading

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