In a childish and ill-informed statement on the eve of the German general elections, Jean Asselborn, Luxembourg’s minister for foreign affairs, displays his total inadequacy not only intellectually and scholarly, but also professionally. In the elections, the somewhat conservative party Alternative für Deutschland or AfD, which has risen to fill the void left on the … Continue reading S.O.D. #8: Jean Asselborn: Neoteny No News
No, of course she didn’t. Chanelle Helm, cofounder and core organizer of Black Lives Matter Louisville, wrote a nazi manifesto. And it’s despicable. A shame on Ms. Helm! This article in Snopes, from which the paraphrase in this article’s title is taken, tries it very best to libsplain how the blatantly national socialist manifesto of Ms. … Continue reading Did a Black Lives Matter Activist “Write a List of Recommendations about What Wealthy White People Can Do to Help Eradicate Racial Injustice”?
In an unexpectedly political move, the city of Chicago has placed a piece of artwork in front of the headquarters of The Chicago Tribune and CNBC denoting these as outlets of really fake news.
See Jordan B. Peterson’s speech here. Läs denna text på svenska här. 1. The fundamental assumptions of Western civilization are valid. 2. Peaceful social being is preferable to isolation and to war. In consequence, it justly and rightly demands some sacrifice of individual impulse and idiosyncrasy. 3. Hierarchies of competence are desirable and should be … Continue reading Dr. Jordan B. Peterson’s Twelve Tenets of a Viable 21st Century Conservatism
This diagnosis was formulated by Dr. Gad Saad. Läs denna text på svenska här. This disorder causes a person to reject realities that are otherwise as clear as the existence of gravity. Sufferers of OPS do not believe their lying eyes. They construct an alternative reality known as Unicornia. In such a world, science, reason, … Continue reading Ostrich Parasitic Syndrome
“There’s nothing more excellent in human life than that good faith by which commercial relations are established and society among men is constituted.” Juan de Mariana (1536-1624)
“Those who in the 21st century think that we can become great again by rebuilding borders, reimposing trade barriers and restricting people’s freedom to move, they are doomed to fail,” trade commissioner Cecilia Malmström said on January 24, ostensibly criticizing the policy of United States president Donald J. Trump. “There can be no doubt that … Continue reading S.O.D. #7: In the European Union Commission, a Catfight among Closet Trumpists
In an affected statement to Reuters, a news agency, the socialist candidate to the office of Chancellor of Germany, Martin Schulz, calls a policy of the democratically elected president of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump, “un-American”. Implementing a policy explicitly willed by the people is, according to Schulz, not in line with … Continue reading S.O.D. #6: Martin Schulz, King of America
The suggestion to save daylight makes daylight saving time an attractive proposition. If you have lived, as I have, at 60°N, you would certainly be partial towards a possibility to take some of the ample daylight going to waste as you sleep in summer and apportion it to the those dreary, dark hours in winter … Continue reading Daylight Saving Time
When Meryl Streep performs, it is almost as if it were the real thing. Impressive!