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An Unspeakable Act

| September 26, 2020 | 14 Comments
An Unspeakable Act

  FILE – This May 2018 file photo ,shows an aerial view of the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke, Mass. Former Superintendent Bennett Walsh and medical director David Clinton were indicted Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, on charges of mishandling the coronavirus outbreak at the home for aging veterans where more than 70 died from COVID-19. […]

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Navy releases report on USS Roosevelt COVID outbreak

| September 20, 2020 | 21 Comments
Navy releases report on USS Roosevelt COVID outbreak

Well the Navy has released their 1,897 page of CYA material regarding the outbreak of COVID on the Big Stick earlier this year. The event was highly publicized by the carrier’s captain, who was relieved of command for it. The KoB sends that Military.com has “Six big takeaways”; At least one leader regretted stopping in Vietnam. […]

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A peaceful protest. Mostly.

| September 14, 2020 | 57 Comments
A peaceful protest. Mostly.

Minnesota was the site of another protest this weekend. This one didn’t have the aim of a violent overthrow of the government. It was an actual, honest to God peaceful protest. Minnesota Public Radio (the state’s NPR arm) reported it thusly; More than 100 people rallied outside the Minnesota Capitol in St. Paul on Saturday […]

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An End of Day Pep Talk From the Past

| September 12, 2020 | 5 Comments
An End of Day Pep Talk From the Past

How many times did the Plague run through Europe in the Middle Ages? Many times, and the episodes of plague depended on who returned from where, as well as what war or which merchant ship was involved.  What we’re facing in the way of isolation, food supplies, no longer moving about freely isn’t something new. […]

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Phase III trials of coronavirus vaccine to take place at 5 US military sites

| September 5, 2020 | 20 Comments
Phase III trials of coronavirus vaccine to take place at 5 US military sites

We know the US government likes to use military personnel as guinea pigs. During these COVID times, this is no different. It’s not clear to me if they’re going to limit it to military personnel though. Sites for coronavirus vaccine trials have been announced and volunteers are being asked to participate in the Phase III trials. Five United […]

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Someone Knew….

| September 4, 2020 | 4 Comments
Someone Knew….

This article was written as a forecast that the CV19 shut down would (and did) result in social discord, economic losses, and basic harm to all economies. And what have we been seeing lately? Less chaos? Less destruction? Less criminal activity overall?  I don’t think so. If anything, it’s gotten worse. https://www.revolver.news/2020/08/study-covid-19-lockdowns-deadlier-than-pandemic-itself/ From the article: […]

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Air Force vet quits Food Lion job after being told his American Flag COVID mask offended someone

| September 4, 2020 | 42 Comments
Air Force vet quits Food Lion job after being told his American Flag COVID mask offended someone

Thanks to the KoB for the tip. Fox News reports; A 69-year-old Air Force veteran said he quit his North Carolina supermarket job because his manager told him to stop wearing a face mask printed with an American flag. Gary Dean, of Havelock, N.C., worked at the local Food Lion until Tuesday, when he was told he had to ditch […]

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Those are rules for you, peasant, not me

| September 2, 2020 | 73 Comments
Those are rules for you, peasant, not me

Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) visited a San Francisco hair salon for some work. Normally this is not a news story. However Pelosi did this on Monday August 31. In San Francisco. There local regulations have had salons closed due to COVID. Restrictions have just now been ever so slightly relaxed. Starting September 1st, they could open […]

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