Monthly Archives: February 2014

Alan Grayson on the XL pipeline

I got this in his email blast today and enclose it in toto below. He speaks well for himself so let’s hear what he has to say: “Forty-one years ago, when I used to get up at 5 a.m. to … Continue reading

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Facebook’s myth of freedom

See this article of FB acquiring Instagram and WhatsApp. FB claims nothing will change in their new acquisitions but it that true? A few excerpts of the general ideas follow, but see the link for details: “Already, there have been … Continue reading

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This is democracy?

We live in a democracy, right? Not so much. See this article, where Wall Street banks are literally blackmailing the Congressional regressives. If they actually consider a bill for a bank tax then the money changers will pull their campaign … Continue reading

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Of elephants and super theories

Continuing from this post. From Mark Edwards, … An integral metatheory: “One central aim in modernist social science is to search for theoretical monism [… which] still carries with it the Enlightenment dream of consilence, which is a monistic form … Continue reading

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AZ veto has other anti-gay State legislation running for cover

Yep, we the people can make a difference. There was such an uproar that several other States considering this religious freedom…I mean anti-gay discrimination laws are pulling the plug on their own bigotry now that it’s been exposed to the … Continue reading

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So where did AZ anti-gays get their ideas?

Jon Stewart points out that although Megan Kelly of Faux decried the AZ anti-gay bill, she nonetheless wonders why those legislators would feel their religious freedom was threatened. Stewart provides clip and clip from Faux with the obvious answer. And … Continue reading

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The story of Balder

The story of Balder. Seems mistletoe was his downfall due to Frigg’s oversight. This may well be the origin of the expression “Friggen’ A.” Ok, that last part is my fanciful speculation, but the link has a lot of info … Continue reading

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Even some at Faux Snooze think AZ’s anti-gay law is bad

You know that law is no good when even some at Regressive Central think so. See this article where Megyn Kelly said that the law is “deeply offensive” and “potentially dangerous.” And Brit Hume agreed! It’s almost too much to … Continue reading

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Another regressive Obamacare story debunked

See this report. Her Obamacare horror story was proven false so she appears on Faux Snooze not to refute the facts but to say she’s being victimized by those who did nothing other than present the facts of her case. … Continue reading

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Multimachy

In relation to the last post, I like today’s word of the day, like building a straw man: sciamachy¬†\sahy-AM-uh-kee\, noun: an act or instance of fighting a shadow or an imaginary enemy. It’s like the sciamachy of the Mean Green … Continue reading

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