Category Archives: Politics

$th of July Rant

I was in DC yesterday.  The tourists were gathering for the big taxpayer funded celebration and fireworks.  But what I really noticed is the crowds of leaches, ticks and other assorted parasites.  The sidewalks were half taken over by vendors … Continue reading

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Investment 101, and other scams

Investment advisors are all scams.  They don’t know anything that is worth you paying them money to learn.  They aren’t better at managing your money than you are, even if you just spend every nickle you have on living it … Continue reading

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The poverty of the mind

CNN is still chattering about the “Russia investigation”, collusion, and obstruction.  It’s all they have.  I suspect at this point they would love to have something else going on in the world for them to blame on Trump so they … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico

They voted for statehood last week.  A decisive majority of the insignificant fraction who could be bothered to form an opinion and vote cast their ballots in favor of statehood.  What does this mean? Nothing. Territories become state when the … Continue reading

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Kathy Griffin is a moron

By now you have all heard of this stupid thing Kathy Griffin has done where she posted a tweet with a picture of a severed Head of Donald Trump. Without a doubt, it was offensive and stupid and the sort … Continue reading

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Stuff Going on in Syria

According to the Washington Post yesterday, the cover story is that there was an atrocity in Syria.  It is reported that the Syrian government dropped poison gas on women and children. This is highly unlikely.  You still believe anything you … Continue reading

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Talking dogs: Sheepdogs and The Oath ™

Bloviating Zeppelin is bloviating about “the Oath” (TM) and it’s magical transformative properties in the human soul.  Bless his heart.  His heart is in the right place.  For the most part, his philosophy lesson is harmless.  I could just walk … Continue reading

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