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Citizen With Bark On
It's proof that practicing psychologists with PhD's at the end of their names are only in it for the money if they don't spend at least a few hours of study a week on Twitter, just taking notes, as its non-paying patients go through their paces. If you want to...
The fact that we have allowed the Media and Twitter to spend even one second of our time acknowledging that this woman, and the simple-minded man she and her committee have chosen to be her running mate, convinces me that we will follow any suggestion, any thought, any trail,...
God help me... ...but every time I see a GOP member of the political class, with a few exceptions (Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, Jim Jordan...just a handful) refuse to speak or take a position on a serious political issue, making the air literally pregnant with their silence... ...let's see there was...
You may not know this, but there really is an organization by this name. I looked it up and it traces itself to (where else?) Australia and WWII veterans. I was a member for years and even carried around a membership card in my wallet, just to flash at the...
OK, it's time we brought this up. In March 2016 I wrote about "The Justified Bloody Nose"  because some old coot my age at a Trump rally cold-cocked a 20-year old paid bully sent there to break up the rally. It was a sucker-punch, actually a sucker-forearm, totally surprising the...
I had the good fortune to spend nearly 20 years, until 2008 in the company of citizens of various nations of the Soviet Empire. I was there when the Hammer and Sickle came down and they were as excited as American children awaiting a visit from Santa on Christmas Eve. And...
As you know 3 DHS agents may have been permanently blinded by direct hits on their eyes with green laser beams. My first complaint off the bat is that no one on-the-ground, reporters such as Andy Ngo, are reporting on the technology of these lasers. There are military grade, running...
Of of my most interesting lessons in race I learned this while sharing a tent in a heavy rain storm during officer's training with a black guy, namely that black people had the same sorts of notions about the strange ways of white people as we did them, and...