Category Archives: Personal

The Art Of Writing

It seems to me…. “Please use the comments to demonstrate your own ignorance, unfamiliarity with empirical data and lack of respect for scientific knowledge. Be sure to create straw men and argue against things I have neither said nor implied. … Continue reading

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What To Expect From A Trump Presidency

It seems to me…. “I think I am, actually humble. I think I’m much more humble than you would understand.” ~ Donald Trump, 60 Minutes interview, 17 July 2016. Donald Trump was inaugurated with the lowest recorded approval rating of … Continue reading

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Brainy Quote

Originally posted on auntyuta:
“The modern conservative is engaged in one of man’s oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.  John Kenneth Galbraith” Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/j/john_kenneth_galbraith.html ? Below is a…

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What The Spiegel says about Donald Trump

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http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/donald-trump-is-the-most-dangerous-man-in-the-world-a-1075060.html

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Obama’s critics are the real gamblers on Iran

Originally posted on Fareed Zakaria:
By Fareed Zakaria Thursday, July 23, 2015 Let’s imagine that the opponents of the nuclear agreement with Iran get their way: The U.S. Congress kills it. What is the most likely consequence? Within one year,…

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George Orwell Looking back on the Spanish War, Chapter 4

Originally posted on auntyuta:
http://orwell.ru/library/essays/Spanish_War/english/esw_1 The other day I read in my kindle Orwell’s essay “Looking back on the Spanish War”.  I found most interesting, what Orwell wrote about party propaganda and lies. This is why I want to share…

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Fresh Water Shortages

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http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/mar/08/how-water-shortages-lead-food-crises-conflicts Water    The Observer Why fresh water shortages will cause the next great global crisis Last week drought in São Paulo was so bad, residents tried drilling through basement floors for groundwater. As reservoirs dry…

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