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The proverbial pox on both your houses | World War 4 Report

Today’s depressing news that some 10,000 joined a “New York Stands with Israel” rally at the UN (overseen by Chuck Schumer, of course) was compounded for me by a demoralizing encounter outside St. 131 more words

Socio-Politics

Article: Race Will Continue to Haunt Rand Paul | OpEdNews

There’s still the shadow of his widely quoted smoking gun interview with the Louisville Courier Journal in 2010 in which he blew off the 1964 Civil Rights Act as a slap against private businesses’ right to racially discriminate. 268 more words

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#African Father of six dead following NYPD incident

According to the New York Daily News, at least five New York Police Department officers took 43-year-old Eric Garner, a Staten Island father of six, to the ground in an attempted arrest on Staten Island. 303 more words

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Being German?

Watching Generation War, then thinking about POWs vs illegal combatants, got me to wondering – what’s it like being a German today? What does the pop imagination think about WWII and the era shortly before it? 325 more words

Socio-Politics

Nacho Libre [2006] & Pseudo Intellectualism…

As I started this movie (again), I decided to look up the writer and director of it. That led to its Wikipedia page – and then I get miffed. 338 more words

Film

Y-Chromosomes & Feminism

I mentioned the estrogen mob in my biography. Girls greatly outnumbered boys. In the English Department, the scales were tipped even further – in whose favor is up for debate – depending on what you’re talking about. 376 more words

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