Category Archives: social commentary

There was this dream . . .

Trump is reported to have called a lot of places ‘shit holes’ and ticked off many people and nations around the world. After years of building and maintaining a global reach for their economy, culture and military might, the top … Continue reading

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Web hunches past court bans

Ever have a hunch? You suspect (or feel you know) something that you don’t really have a solid basis to ‘know’. A conclusion that your mind has come to all on its own that ‘feels correct’ but you can’t show … Continue reading

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Could an AI be the keeper of extinguishing languages?

Watching a news item about a movie being made in an indigenous setting using indigenous actors speaking the language of their past ancestors. The actors all had to get a language boot camp and still learn how to pronounce the … Continue reading

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Wells Fargo Banksters At It Again

Wells Fargo has had its hands slapped in the recent past for doing things to its customers without their knowledge or consent. In that case they were signing customers up for credit cards and then taking them away – ostensibly … Continue reading

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Caveat Emptor

Today I heard reference once again to ’25,000 peer reviewed studies’. This was in a discussion about micro-cell installations and EMF. I’ve heard this phrase bandied about before in the same context and almost always by opponents of cellphone and … Continue reading

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Maybe Clothes Make The Cop

I came across this interesting article in ScienceDaily today. It appears that simply putting on a Police Uniform (the type that they wear in most places in the USA and Canada) changes your perception of others at a level you … Continue reading

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Brand Damage

A Brand is a mental construct within our mind that has been created and crafted to associate a set of emotions with a product, company, person or thing. America, the USA, is not just a nation, it is a global … Continue reading

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