Monday 18th of January 2021

a fable by la fontaine versus nature...

the ants and the cicada

Once, when winter came, a cicada that was starving came to the door of an anthill asking for food. At his request the ants responded, asking the following question:

word of the year: a toss between fucked and shit...

cartoon

This is the cartoon of the year as voted by Gus Leonisky. Congratulation to Mark David!...

whose line is it anyway?...

a fair enough explanation...

Among those cheering loudest at the (presumed) end of Donald Trump’s presidency in the past week were the comedians – Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel, John Oliver – on America’s staggering array of late-night shows and the-week-that-was wraps.

humans drive the present global warming....

warmingwarming

Global warming demands some reality checks. Some “information” channels are often cool on the concept. “RT” and “NotGuardian” (GoofGuardian rather than OffGuardian sometimes) are example of bullshit spreading, with subtle differences...

compliments of the season...

2021

The economy is picking up, and hundreds of thousand of workers in those queues are now back in work.

However, there are plenty more that will continue to struggle.

press record. it's getting ugly...

empathy

PAR continues to report on national efforts to monitor police, speaking to well-known cop watcher James Freeman about the perils of confronting cops with a camera. Freeman also shares his impression of policing in Arizona and local cops’ penchant for using deadly force in otherwise routine encounters...

 

 

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Train sets or baby dolls?...

names

There is a tendency to be hasty in dealing with transgenderism. It has been described as a medical condition, when kids and adults feel that they live in the wrong sex-allocated body.

 

The psychology is complex. A passing moment in believing something or something else is part of learning. Becoming entrenched in our ideas and feelings can become obsessive. We learn to lie as much to others as to our self. 

DEWs and instant death...

star trek

Directed Energy Weapons are the next best thing… Well they’re not really good stuff if you want peace, but if you are at war and want to destroy something “precisely” INSTANTANEOUSLY, Directed Energy Weapons (DEWs) are the go.

the old pirate lingo: parler...

spider

Parler is fast becoming a conservative echo-chamber but big name climate deniers don't seem to be abandoning mainstream social media for the fringe platform — at least not yet.

of over-population...

population

Over-population is a sore point on many fronts. This cartoon from the New Yorker circa 1960s is frighteningly telling, but is it accurate?

 

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