Monthly Archives: August 2012

Tuning Up the Band

It’s interesting how quickly the left produces a meme and gets together on it. Orwell showed this in a scene in “Nineteen Eighty-Four” where the crowd quickly switches from chanting slogans against their mortal enemy, Eurasia, to their new mortal … Continue reading

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Cheating at Elite Schools

Via WRM we learn of cheating at an elite New York high school and now cheating at Harvard. I don’t think this is new and I don’t think this is unusual. For a long time the US had an honor-based … Continue reading

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If This Surprises You, Please Raise Your Hand

For a long time South Africa was run by a small group of elite whites who brutally exploited the black workers to enrich themselves. They were muscled out, and now South Africa is run by a small group of elite … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Bloody shovel:
With all the late talk about median wages falling and the rich getting richer, it seems capitalism is becoming unfashionable again. Now I don’t define capitalism by any economic or policy parameter. I define capitalism…

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New Blog- “A Cry In The Dark”

I’m starting another blog, where I’m going to write about reigious issues stemming from my lifelong struggle with Christianity. I wasn’t going to mention it here, since politics and religion are theoretically separate, but in the environment I came from … Continue reading

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