Archive for 'politics'
The last person Sunni interviewed for Sunni’s Salon at Endervidualism was Mike Gogulski. Although Mike and I have never met in the flesh, I regard him as a good friend. I greatly admire his courage and principles. I have believed avoiding cops to be a good policy for many years. Mike’s story brings home that […]
I remember the Kent State killings very well. I was just the right age for the military draft but had gotten lucky with a 1Y classification (at least until they eliminated that, and then I lucked out with a high lottery number). Of the people my age which I knew well enough to talk with […]
A year ago … [i]t may have been too early for many people. Now, things have “progressed” further….
Was There Too Much Sex And Profanity In The HBO Presidential Debate?
Another big loss . . . Good bye, Hippy Dippy Weatherman.
I often enjoy Annalee Newitz’s commentary at io9. It makes its way into Ender’s Review often. While browsing through the postings at io9 this week I came upon this. Of course, like with The Matrix — which used AI constructs to portray agents of the power elite — Hollywood wouldn’t go for a more explicit […]
Onion News Network panelists discussion…. In The Know: How Can We Make The War In Iraq More Eco-Friendly?
In those five years many new “enabling acts” have been enacted.
In The Know: Are We Giving The Robots That Run Our Society Too Much Power?
I try to analyze political events from a cui bono (who benefits) angle, among others. Who benefits here? Well, neither Ron Paul nor Barack Obama seem to gain much. However, the duopoly does quite well as a result.