Monthly Archives: September 2019

The Sympathetic Magic of Australia

     Throughout most of Australia, Australians can magically change their sex or have no sex at all, at least according to laws which have been passed in four of Australia’s as well as their Capital Territory and Northern Territory. The Registrar … Continue reading

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Shamans of Christianity

     The impetus to grant human rights to nature is well known, in both theory and in actual implemented practice. But this is not just some secular legal technical equivalence for the purpose of preventing pollution and the like, but a … Continue reading

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News of the Week (September 22nd, 2019)

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Firing Line Friday: The Equal Rights Amendment

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      In this woke day and age, let us look back upon a time one a strong woman stood … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – South Africa: Cops as Criminals; Turn Out the Light; Buddy, Can You Spare a Rand?

     Another “quick takes” on items where there is too little to say to make a complete article, but is still important enough to comment on.      The focus this time: Say “Good Night”, South Africa      First, a little mood music:      Carrying … Continue reading

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The U.K. Cracks Down on Illegal Baking?

     No, this has nothing to do with baking cakes celebrating same-sex marriage. It’s actually even stupider than that. I thought the U.K. had peaked when they stopped selling knives to under 18s pic.twitter.com/j3oibjUJhu — Shallot (@cat_the_cat_cat) September 1, 2019 Tweet

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A Tale of Two Online Encyclopedias

    It is a wise rule of thumb one should be skeptical of the veracity of things posted on the web, particularly when the possibility of bias is strong or the source can be edited by who knows whom.     Online encyclopedias, … Continue reading

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When Venezuela Terrorizes, Then It Collapse, But Will It Equivocate?

     Even as Venezuela continues to spiral ever downward, the corrupt leadership still finds the time and money to help… terrorists and rebels in other countries, including ELN and FARC.      Even as things collapse domestically, they blame outside sources for their … Continue reading

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News of the Week (September 15th, 2019)

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Firing Line Friday: The Crisis in Labour

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      With all the current shenanigans going on in British politics, perhaps ‘twould be interesting to look back half … Continue reading

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