Category Archives: Media

Why were either of these stories national news?

The news judgment of the major media organisations in the United States is deeply impaired, indeed it is near enough mad and the people who report such stories along with those who believe them on no evidence at all are … Continue reading

Posted in civil society, Media, Politics of the Left | 50 Comments

“Illegal and treasonous”

Wow, so many lies by now disgraced acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe. He was fired for lying, and now his story gets even more deranged. He and Rod Rosenstein, who was hired by Jeff Sessions (another beauty), look like they … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media, Politics of the Left | 34 Comments

No part of the mainstream media will tell you but this is the greatest political scandal in American history

Not a “hoax” but actual treason. Obviously not from an American newspaper but from the Daily Mail in the UK: Trump quotes Rush Limbaugh’s claim that Mueller’s investigators ‘ought to be in jail’ for cover-up of ‘silent coup’ against the … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media, Politics of the Left | 33 Comments

“Tonight we renew our resolve … to be a socialist country”

I received this note which really is astonishing: Regarding SOTU: Did you notice at about the 1 hour 21 minute mark of USA Today’s SOTU broadcast they edited out the word “never” when Trump put down Socialism? USA Today used … Continue reading

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To help you watch the Superbowl

Please yourself, the Boston Patriots v the Los Angeles Rams. If you don’t know the game, you won’t understand much of what’s going on. But if you do understand, North American football (it was invented in Canada) has more potential … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media | 11 Comments

Defining deviance up

From Cut & Paste at The Oz: Once a jolly polly offered an apollygy, and other neologisms to celebrate Australia Day. From the cool cats at Catallaxy Files during the past two years: Abbariginal: Fair-skinned blonde claiming Aboriginality for money, money, … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Philosophy | 48 Comments

Covington boys invited to the White House

Nick Sandmann and the students of Covington have become symbols of Fake News and how evil it can be. They have captivated the attention of the world, and I know they will use it for the good – maybe even … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media | 33 Comments

The looney left has found yet another economic theory to ruin us with

From The Times reprinted in The Australian. Insane enough just as an economic principle, but to have it endorsed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and then presented as a sensible idea by the Economics Editor of The Times in London [!!!!!] shows … Continue reading

Posted in Economics and economy, Economics on the left, Media | 65 Comments

The Dunning-Kruger Effect and the ignorance of experts

Sent to me from an old friend. That I can still have friends who find this video appealing says more about them than about myself. The intent is to prove what a self-confident dunce the American president is. For myself, … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media, Politics of the Left | 57 Comments

The latest in not-the-news

The top two stories at at the moment. Not likely to be on the ABC in the morning, but just thought you might be interested. Peace is breaking out. Media won´t cover it, by Don Surber    Original Article   … Continue reading

Posted in International, Media | 27 Comments