Hi all! I hope you had a great holiday weekend. I had a fun time in Las Vegas with my mom and other family members, including my beautiful granddaughter. OK so I assume you all know who I am. And so you all know my history of arguing about the … Continue reading
If you look at my bio, you will see I list myself as a “Heinlein American”. I grew up cutting my teeth on Robert Heinlein’s juvenile Sci Fi and went on to read nearly everything he wrote. He too came from a 1930-40s progressive background and evolved considerably rightward as … Continue reading
Once upon a time this nation had a cabinet position of Secretary of the War Department. Clearly misguided, the Founders thought things ought to be simple, plainly labelled, and obvious to citizens. So we once had the War Department. Judging from its plain English meaning, it was in charge of … Continue reading
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The hue and cry over “fake news” is not complicated, but it is disturbing. I hate crap as much as the next guy, but the #FakeNews nonsense is classic censorship with a progressive twist. The two-fold goals are to get the government in the business of shutting down publication of … Continue reading
For some reason, you must enter an even wager for $1 — win or lose — on one of two outcomes, but there’s a twist: Instead of a fifty-fifty choice like a coin toss, or picking 1-3 or 4-6, this one is pretty easy. Using a fair die (not crooked … Continue reading
The innkeeper of this establishment is paying me a sinful amount of money to generate world class content and to date I’ve been remiss in my duties. My apologies all. With the election put to bed everywhere except Wisconsin where the lovely and talented Dr. Jill Stein has lost what’s … Continue reading
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