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Happy New Year!

     Have a Happy, and safe, New Year!      Enjoy a tasty beverage (or ten)! Tweet

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     Just doing a little end-of-year cleaning out the Blogroll by removing defunct blogs.  Only one blog listed in the sidebar is now pining for the fjords, and no longer exist.  If this is your blog or if it has moved … Continue reading

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Boxing Day Open Thread

     Now this is a holiday!      This is what the day is about, right? Tweet

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Happy Thanksgiving for 2021!

     In this age of inflation and supply chain problems let us eschew politics for at least one day while we enjoy the company of kith & kin, and remember that if Americans in the 18th Century could not only enjoy … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween! (2021)

     Here is a short film almost as scary as the policy disaster that is the Biden Administration, “The Cat With Hands”.      And for something a bit more light hearted, Senzawa’s “SpOwOky OwOky Pumpkin Song”.      Remember, if Joe “Bad Touch” Biden … Continue reading

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     There won’t be any posts, or a News of the Week, this weekend due to your humble author enjoying a Corona-chan delayed music festival.      In the meantime, enjoy the combination of a harp and the heaviest distortion pedal. Tweet

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     It turns out that your friendly and humble author’s little ole’ blog has been subject to DDoS attacks as of late.  So far those attacks have failed, but you know how obsessive some hateful nutjobs can be.  So remember, even … Continue reading

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Political Hat vs. Gaia

     There is a “website carbon calculator” that purports to determine if your website is destroying Gaia or not. So, how does your humble author’s little ole’ website do? As of time of writing:      And how does your humble author reply … Continue reading

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Why Proportional Representation For Congress Is Unwise

     A non-American asked in a Redddit thread recently in regards to national American elections “Wouldn’t it be easier to just switch to proportional representation”. Below are my responses, in part, outlining why this is not only the opposite of “easy” … Continue reading

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The Digital Gatekeepers And The Quandary Of Online Speech

     Your humble author, who posts to Reddit many insightful, informative, and otherwise interesting articles seen the News of the Week, was given a rule violation for “Promoting Hate” against “marginalized or vulnerable groups of people”.      And just what was this … Continue reading

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