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Valentine’s Day

| February 14, 2020 | 10 Comments
Valentine’s Day

…and if you can’t be with the one you love, then love the one you’re with. Happy Valentine’s Day to one and all, and please send some thoughts Wilted Willy’s way, too. Spring will be here in a few. The geese will be returning, river will start flowing and turning ice to slush, the fishing […]

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Well, I’m Back Until Next Wednesday… or something

| February 13, 2020 | 78 Comments
Well, I’m Back Until Next Wednesday… or something

Interim Report from the Poopdeck. No, I do not know why it was called the poop deck, or why a water fountain is a scuttlebutt, or a bathroom is a head, but the Navy has it’s very own special language, probably to confuse the Barbary Pirates. Even the Marines have their own special language! I […]

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If I Were King….

| February 4, 2020 | 21 Comments
If I Were King….

A jumble of news is offered to you this morning. This Fox video is 45 minutes long. The person introducing Buttigieg says, at the 10:10 spot, “under Pete Buttigieg’s plan to rule America….” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhbgB86NUSQ&list=UUXIJgqnII2ZOINSWNOGFThA Go to the line at the bottom of the video and move it to the right to about 10:00 or so […]

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Wokeness… or something

| February 2, 2020 | 29 Comments
Wokeness… or something

New names have cropped up for political animals who pander to the lowest common denominators to get voted into office:  dribblefeisters; gassnorkles; Cockwombles; Wankspanners. I’m sure there are more to come and you can, of course, contribute your own. And then there’s “woke” capitalism, meaning advertising your company’s “wokeness” but going on the same old […]

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Put the Word Out….

| February 1, 2020 | 44 Comments
Put the Word Out….

A Congress critter named Kathy Castor wants Google/YouTube to demonetize anyone who posts videos that do not agree with her point of view on the alleged “climate crisis”.  https://climatecrisis.house.gov/sites/climatecrisis.house.gov/files/SCCCLetterYouTube.pdf As a corporate entity, YouTube, a subsidiary platform of Google, has the right to decide what to publish/monetize and what to not assist in paying people. Seems […]

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No Surprise Here….

| January 29, 2020 | 35 Comments
No Surprise Here….

From the DOJ:  https://www.justice.gov/usao-edca/pr/top-executives-plead-guilty-participating-billion-dollar-ponzi-scheme-biggest-criminal People have been arrested and indicted for running a Ponzi scheme (scam) re: solar power. Not small amounts of money – serious cash was generated in this fraud. There were no solar generators anywhere, period, but corporate entities fell for it. From the article:  SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The owners of DC Solar, […]

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The More You Tighten Your Grip, You Dimwit….

| January 24, 2020 | 46 Comments
The More You Tighten Your Grip, You Dimwit….

Conrad to Dogberry: “Away, you are an ass, you are an ass!” (IV.ii.66).  – Much Ado About Nothing The VA governor, Ralphie Northam,  is now impinging on the 1st Amendment right of freedom of speech in the state of Virginia. People  will not be allowed to criticize government officials (meaning him) or say bad things […]

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More Dumbing Down on the Left Coast

| January 24, 2020 | 21 Comments
More Dumbing Down on the Left Coast

Count on California to do everything bass ackwards! The State of California refuses to engage in oil drilling and extractions, and is relying on Russian oil to keep its heavily populated automotive sector dependent on foreign oil. https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/russian-funded-environmental-group-gave-millions-to-anti-fracking-groups Per the June 2018 article, Vlad Putin is spending some considerably cash on environmental groups to keep […]

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