Internet Constitutional Scholar

Internet Constitutional Scholar: (Noun) One who learns all they need to know about the constitution from scrolling facebook memes in the bathroom after coffee and a bran muffin. The term only applies in vaguest terms to the US constitution, but their morning porcelain constitutional, and their crappy grasp of the aforementioned document.

Chernobyl Click-Bait

News sites are getting a bit click-baity. Yes, there is a fire in the Chernobyl exclusion zone. Yes, radiation levels at the fire are elevated. No, the exclusion zone isn't on fire, just 50 acres of it. They also fail to mention that the fire. according to Google Maps, is 432 km (268 miles) away from Chernobyl, with the City of Kiev between them. Radiation levels at Kiev and the power plant are...

Socialized Medicine?

People that say they don't want socialized medicine annoy me. If the medicare for all would ever pass, your premiums are deducted from your paycheck, it is insurance that you've paid for. That is capitalism, you pay money for a good or service. On the same vein, social security is not a freaking entitlement. You paid into it, the problem is that years ago LBJ signed off on a bill that allowed...

Nestle Water Videos

Nestle won’t appeal ruling on bottled water pumping Video Description: Nestlé Waters North America has effectively abandoned plans to increase its groundwater pumping rate near Evart, with the company announcing it would not appeal a Michigan Court of Appeals ruling. Nestle Waters - Big and Controversial Video Description: Nestle is one of the largest food companies that exists today. A big...

Roaches & Nukes

Apparently roaches aren't as resistant to a nuclear environment as is commonly thought, saw a short science bit on it while back and there are several species of insect more resistant. Then I saw an ad for something else, and now I'm stuck with the mental image of millions of dead cockroaches surrounding a building. The Waffle House is still open. Good grief, what did they put in these...

“Generation” is a method to Divide

Ok, a little secret for you. There is profit in division, especially for the media and politicians, they need division and fear to generate ad revenue and donations. So, they have people working for them that find ways to keep people divided. Liberal vs conservative is losing its impact because nobody knows what the hell a liberal or a conservative is anymore. So, the new conflict term du jour...