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THIS IS NOT A DRILL

I was having my usual cup of joe and reading the commentary at Vox Popoli blog when the cell phone Emergency Broadcast Signal Alert went off. This cell phone emergency messaging typically only happens when we have imminent heavy rains headed our way and the Government issues flash flood warning watches on the Emergency Broadcast […]

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When the 2A Goes… GAME OVER

The series is a hit…more episodes to come! Out here in the fever swamps of teh Interwebz, where the whackaloon conspiritards lurk and troll, we stand all amused at the continued theater of ludicrous absurdity that constitutes the mass media’s regularly scheduled programming of mis- and dis- information. Of course all these school shootings are […]

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Monsanto caught manipulating the media and academics

Over the past year, evidence of Monsanto’s deceptive efforts to defend the safety of its top-selling Roundup herbicide have been laid bare for all to see. Through three civil trials, the public release of internal corporate communications has revealed conduct that all three juries have found so unethical as to warrant punishing punitive damage awards. Much […]

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LOOK AT ALL THIS BEAUTIFUL GREEN GRASS

So on Wednesday, they laid down another layer of well worn, shoddy and rotting astroturf, to set the grounds for our eventual disarmament. From March 17, 2018 Honolulu Star-Advertiser’s front page (you can’t view back issues online without a paid subscription, so I quote from hard copy fishwrap): “Thousands of students at campuses across Hawaii […]

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4 ways to reach financial independence

Simply put, financial independence is defined as having enough wealth to sustain your lifestyle for the foreseeable future. You can achieve financial independence by having enough saved up to last you a lifetime or by having sufficient passive income streams to support you. In this post, we’ve highlighted the four things you needed to achieve […]