Do not underestimate the dangers

Note: From the House Oversight Committee hearing Feb. 27th, 2019 in testimony by Michael Cohen he was asked what his fears are, and first he said the health and welfare of himself and his family from retaliation by entities connected to trump; but the segment after that was the most chilling.

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Michael Cohen Warns: […]

Daddy Issues Revisited

PAPA PAINS: Signs You May Have “Daddy Issues”

June 16, 2012 | By Brooke Dean

I’m sure we’ve all heard the term “Daddy’s Girl” – you know…that “Princess” who was spoiled rotten by her father and has him wrapped around her little finger. Most women fortunate enough to have a special relationship with their father […]

A conversation about taxation

A conversation on FB about levying a tax on all visitors to America led me to this rebuttal, which details the problem discussing almost anything online. **************************** The commentator wrote:

In 2012, I started contacting my Senator Johnny Isakson’s office about a revenue-generating idea I had to help defray […]

The hazards of pot

Ocean Plastics

Into the depths

Posted January 14, 2019 by Anne Johnson

This article originally appeared in the December 2018 issue of Resource Recycling. Subscribe today for access to all print content.

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For well over a decade, there has been a steady stream of information and concern over the plastic gyres and […]

Trump is Captain Dirgo

Which Star Trek captain is Trump most like?

asked and answered Sep 14, 2017 on Quora He is like Captain Dirgo, from Star Trek: The Next Generation’s “Final Mission.” (Ep. 4×09)

Dirgo was a shuttle captain with delusions of grandeur that outpaced his ability or intelligence. He was incompetent at his job, […]

SHTF Moment Arriving Shortly

Crisis? What Crisis?

Posted: 14 Feb 2019 10:40 PM PST

The government’s refusal to respond to our democratic emergency is one symptom of systemic political failure

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 13th February 2019

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Modern governments respond to only two varieties of emergency: those whose solution is bombs and bullets, and those […]

A Brit looks at trump

by Terry Casey on Facebook

February 10 at 12:39 PM ****************************

Someone on Quora asked “Why do some British people not like Donald Trump?” Nate White, an articulate and witty writer from England wrote this magnificent response.

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A few things spring to mind.

Trump lacks certain qualities which […]

Longest serving Congressman passes

Opinions

John Dingell: My last words for America

John D. Dingell in 2014. (Jeff Kowalsky/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock) By John D. Dingell

February 8th, 2019

John D. Dingell, a Michigan Democrat who served in the U.S. House from 1955 to 2015, was the longest-serving member of Congress in American history. He dictated these reflections to […]

Why disaster capitalists are praying for a no deal Brexit.

The Mask of Anarchy

Posted: 11 Feb 2019 04:21 AM PST

Why disaster capitalists are praying for a no deal Brexit.

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 8th February 2019

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Part of me wants to smash it all up. I want to see the British bubble burst: the imperial nostalgia, the groundless belief […]

Medical humor

Examples of medical humor

************************************* 1. A man comes into the ER and yells . . .’My wife’s going to have her baby in the cab.’ I grabbed my stuff, rushed out to the cab, lifted the lady’s dress and began to take off her underwear. Suddenly I noticed that there were several cabs – […]

On updating a Garmin Nuvi

How to update your Garmin GPS Units

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As an owner of Garmin Nuvi GPS units for well over a decade I have wanted to update the maps on the devices a couple of times. In the past I updated the maps installed on the Nuvi 200W and 250W units at least twice, the […]

SOTU 2019 – manufactured vs observed

The True State of the Union What you won’t hear during tonight’s speech — the truth.via Truthout by JABIN BOTSFORD – February 5, 2019 “All the pomp and circumstance of the State of the Union speech was present last night — the introductions, the stage-managed applause, the honored guests — and this: Donald Trump […]

Carlin’s comment was spot on…

The Corporate Plan to Groom U.S. Kids for Servitude by Wiping Out Public Schools By Lynn Parramore

APR 6, 2018 | INSTITUTIONS, POLICY & POLITICS

Training first-world children for a third-world life *******

 

West Virginia’s public school teachers had endured years of low pay, inadequate insurance, giant class sizes, and increasingly unlivable conditions—including attempts […]

On the end of Hooters

The real reason Hooters is disappearing across the country

via Mashed by Debra Kelly

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Usually, when you announce where you’re headed for dinner, it’s met with a bit of excitement and — hopefully — agreement. Announce to the family you’d like to go to Hooters, though, and it might be met with doubt […]