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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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Looking Back Upon The Life Of Margaret Thatcher

     It has been nearly eight years since we lost Margaret Thatcher, AKA the “Iron Lady”, who aptly demonstrate one could have grace, poise, and charm, and still more balls than most male politicians put together (those balls being the balls … Continue reading

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     A number of the blogs listed in the sidebar are now pining for the fjords, and have been for a while now, and no longer exist, or are otherwise unavailable. If one of these blogs comes back or has moved … Continue reading

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     BlazingCatFur is a blogger who often retweets and reposts my blog posts at Blazing Cat Fur blog, and whose blog I read on a near daily basis. But that isn’t important right now. His wife, Kathy Shaidle, who is also … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving for 2020!

     This Thanksgiving let us eschew politics for at least one day while we enjoy tasty turkey, the company of kith & kin (provided you can avoid being busted by the COVID-Cops), and marvel at the 500th anniversary of the Mayflower … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween! (2020)

     Here is the silent classic, “The Cat And The Canary” from 1927. Tweet

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The Real History of Slavery

     Thomas Sowell is one of America’s leading intellectual treasures. With the demand that America be seen as “systemically racist” (i.e. irredeemably evil) because of the “1619” introduction of slavery to the colonies that became America, thus positioning the “anti-racists” as … Continue reading

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Taco Tuesday: Cinco De Mayo Corona-chan Edition

     But of course it wouldn’t be 2020 if the confluence of Cinco de Mayo and Taco Tuesday wasn’t interrupted by Corona-chan.      But that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy massive quantities of tasty beverages and tasty, tasty tacos! If you can’t … Continue reading

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Another Different Corona

     With so much news being Coronavirus still related, and your humble author trying the plethora of uninformed idiocy, let’s once again talk about other coronas, this time a one-hit wonder (that no one thankfully remembers). Tweet

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