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A View From the Doorstep

| April 11, 2020 | 19 Comments
A View From the Doorstep

High surf on Lake Michigan is normal for this time of year.  That photo is now a year old.  It was part and parcel of what was going on with the weather and the arguments about climate this and eco-that, and now that turmoil has died down. The volume levels of water in the Great Lakes, […]

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The gun sales surge accompanying the conronavirus pandemic is overwhelming state and federal background checks

| March 23, 2020 | 85 Comments
The gun sales surge accompanying the conronavirus pandemic is overwhelming state and federal background checks

Governor Ned Lamont’s (D-Conn) ‘stay at home’ order closes non-essential businesses, but lists gun stores as “essential,” allowing them to continue to operate. That this sent shock-waves through both Pro 2A and Gun Control camps is a given, with Pro 2A organizations applauding the Governor’s Executive Order, and Gun Control groups panning it. Interesting times […]

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Cronavirus- a Rational Perspective

| March 14, 2020 | 85 Comments
Cronavirus- a Rational Perspective

21st century Black Death? Overblown hype? Maybe somewhere in between. Here’s one man’s excellent opinion. Poetrooper sends. THE POLITICS OF CORONAVIRUS BY JOHN HINDERAKER The Democratic Party press is openly trying to turn coronavirus into President Trump’s Hurricane Katrina. In that context, much of what reporters say is too stupid to be worth rebutting. For […]

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Regarding Covid-19

| March 13, 2020 | 184 Comments
Regarding Covid-19

Social distancing seems to be working to control the spread of this not-very exotic virus. Nothing wrong with preventive measures; they make a good deal of sense to anyone who has a working brain cell. Statistics are available at the link below, and can be found elsewhere, such as at WHO’s site.  It is clear […]

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Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 pilot suspected by ‘top levels’ of mass murder-suicide, ex-Aussie PM says

| February 19, 2020 | 14 Comments
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 pilot suspected by ‘top levels’ of mass murder-suicide, ex-Aussie PM says

This map shows the intended route of MH370 and the area that plane debris was found in September 2018. MH370 was less than an hour into its flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing when it disappeared from radar. Investigators believe it veered off course and went missing somewhere in the southern Indian Ocean. Occam’s Razor. […]

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Top 5 2020 doomsday predictions…

| January 1, 2020 | 50 Comments
Top 5 2020 doomsday predictions…

Unavailable for comment. Oops… All those predictions of doom and gloom from the last ten or so years, where are they? From running out of oil to vanishing icecaps, here are the five top flops. …that didn’t pan out By Maxim Lott 1) The U.S. may warm 6 degrees F from 1990 to 2020 In 1990, […]

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The Problem With Growing Antibiotic Resistance

| August 24, 2019 | 6 Comments
The Problem With Growing Antibiotic Resistance

There is a disturbance going on in modern medicine. Antibiotics that were so wonderfully powerful at the beginning of the 20th century against bad bugs like measles and diphtheria are rapidly becoming ineffective. It’s called antibiotic resistance. Bacteria and viruses multiply rapidly and can easily and quickly shift their own DNA to resist modern drugs. […]

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Boomer’s Sunday

| July 21, 2019 | 19 Comments
Boomer’s Sunday

Its time, boys and girls, for Boomer’s Sunday, where I cull through his weeks offering of ‘toons, and pick the best ten or so. Honorable Mention goes to my pal AW1 Scott, who also provides some entertainment. These are from the right, but I am more than willing to post up differing points of view, […]

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