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TMI: Reading the news

I love information. I can’t get enough of it.

Lately, I have been reminded of a film I watched over 20 years ago, Class Action… 699 more words

How some Vegan Comparisons are Both Wrong and Sexist

This is a bit of a pet peeve of mine. And that is some comparison certain high profile people make in the vegan community with animal products and human bodily fluids. 612 more words

Introduction

Today is the day that I got a new keyboard so I could officially start this blog that I have been talking and thinking about. It was put into motion on July 20, 2016: Which will forever be known as “Jennifer Alfrey’s” Independence day from her Monarch Programming family past. 330 more words

Brainwashing

Citizens united against cynicism

In the last blog post here, we postulated that money does NOT equal speech.  Former Justice Scalia rendered an opinion which stated just that.  He used the constitution’s guarantee of “free speech” to justify why there should be no restrictions on the amount of money spent in promoting a political candidate. 512 more words

So, why is brainwashing of children perfectly acceptable?

Yesterday a radicalised, 17 year old, Afghan refugee, armed with an axe and knives, shouting “Allahu Akbar”, went on a rampage on a train in Würzburg, Germany. 154 more words

Behaviour

Two sides of the same coin

My last blog post was about intellectual trickery, involving circular arguments.  This type of argument is accomplished by hiding the desired conclusion, within the opening definitions themselves.  1,354 more words

Original trickster masquerading as "thinker"

Plato was appointed to make his theory of politics and society, with the overall goal of making sure that the status quo stayed as “sticky” as possible.  2,036 more words