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Evil genius at work
Imagine a sexual encounter involving a woman shagging a man, sitting on top of him, bouncing cheerfully. How could she be a rape victim?That was a key question at the heart of a case settled two...
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Blow the Battle Horn! Americans are tired of...
Americans and Washingtonians are frustrated with their federal and state government. It is obvious that these systems are not working as originally designed. Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan recently...
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Washington’s Jungle Primary creates Systemic...
Dangerous Rhetoric for May 5th, 2022In Washington state, Republicans have a history of losing elections, often snatching defeat from the jaws of victory. Why does this happen?One reason is that...
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SPECIAL WEEKEND THOUGHT: 👉 Receiving God’s...
“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.” (Mark 11:24 NIV)“Now may the Lord of peace himself...
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The costs of ignoring the powderkeg men
Three months prior to the appalling homicide of Hannah Clarke and her children, Clarke visited her local police station concerned about her husband’s behaviour, particularly following the break-up...
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Love and Humanity's Paradox
Photo: Body Line - Carl HenselLove and Humanity’s Paradox“All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.” – Leo Tolstoy Love truly is the greatest of all...
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The Rooster Rider is in Paperback!
My book is now in paperback! Took long enough to navigate the software to make it so, but it is finally done.Amazon - The Rooster Rider: A Knightly Adventure Among The Small CreaturesThe Rooster...
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A Helpful Process to Gain Fluency in Another...
BackgroundIn the mid-90s the Mongolian People's Republic had just begun to recover from the chaos of transitioning to a free-market economy. Mongolia was a satellite state of the Soviet Union...
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20220512: Good Enough
Several decades ago, there was a movement in the model railroading hobby called "good enough". It came from the idea that layouts will always be handicapped by space and you would never be able to...
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The Clowns Are Here On Purpose.
The news seems to get crazier and crazier by the day. Things that would be considered insane only ten years ago are now being pushed in our faces in a radical attempt to normalize the abnormal....
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20220513: A Roll Of The Dice
I provide IT services to a customer of over 200 employees, which I view as me having over 200 bosses (if you believe the old line that the customer is always right). As such, I've learned over many...
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20220523: Disappointment
Yesterday I spoke about expectations. When expectations are not met, we often suffer disappointment. When others disappoint us, it's good to reflect on the fact that none of us are perfect and we...
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Two opposite conceptions of moral...
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The Elite Want Us To Act Up
The Elite Want Us To Act Up Dear Friends,It seems to me, the elite want us to act up, so they can come down on us, like on January 6, 2021. Rest assured, that is the template they will use if...
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KITTY HAS A WILD DREAM
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20220524: Wake-up Call
My daughter just got a job offer that would pay about 80% of what I make. She's 25, I'm 55. I have a college degree, she does not. I have 30+ years experience in a highly technical field and...
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WEA to taxpayers: Open your wallet wider
The State Income Tax Battle Continues!Taxpayers may be surprised to learn that the battle over a Washington state income tax isn’t finished. Earlier this year, Douglas County Superior Court Judge...
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SUMMONED TO MOVE ft WES WATSON | Music Video
Because we're being called to something greater...SUMMONED TO MOVEFt Wes WatsonMusic video out now!WATCH https://youtu.be/lkSkQoKGa7sSTREAM https://go.meaningwave.com/SUMMONEDOwn the NFT...
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20220503: Crisis Management
My car broke Friday night and had to be towed in. This morning, I got the quote to repair: more than the car was worth! Now, a mad scramble ensues as I'm dropping my wife off at work and using...
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20220504: Money Grows On (Digital) Trees
The U.S. Federal Reserve "prints" money by changing the account balance in banks' reserves at the Fed. It usually does this by buying U.S. Treasuries and mortgage-backed securities from those...
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20220505: On Edge
The whole country (maybe even the whole world) is on edge and jittery right now. Many things have come together to make a "perfect storm" to put people over the edge: pandemic, war, inflation,...
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More Lockdowns To Come In US and Canada -...
by Peter Breggin MD and Ginger Ross Breggin | May 4, 2022 | Feature 1, Healthcare, Politics, WorldPlease take seriously the severity of this existential threat to everything free people hold dear....
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20220506: Variance, Randomness, And Noise
The field of study known as System Dynamics looks to identify, and then model, a system based on its total components and their interactions. Once you have the complete picture, your model reveals...
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20220507: Technical Difficulties... Please...
Technical difficulties are going to delay the next episode of "The Integrated Man Video Podcast" by a day, thanks for your patience! :-) The Integrated Man Video Podcast LOCALS Page
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20220508: Season Three, 19th Episode!!!
The nineteenth episode of Season Three of my video podcast, "The Integrated Man", is now out! The episode is entitled: "S3E19: System Dynamics", where we look at the study and modeling of natural...
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20220509: Turn A Battleship Around
The old saying about the time it takes to turn a battleship around is usually used to mean something is slow or is going to take a really long time. In U.S. economics, it can take anywhere from 3...
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20220510: Allow For Curf
If you have a piece of wood that's 6 inches long that you want to cut into two "3-inch" pieces, you are out of luck. The width of the blade will make sawdust out of a small section and you'll get...
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Changing The Course Of History
Changing The Course Of HistoryDear Friends,It seems to me, our choices reverberate throughout the ages, whether we like it or not. How many times could the course of history have been changed, by...
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Why did Psychiatrists Repackage...
Why did Psychiatrists Repackage Distractibility as ADHD?It is because they have mastered the art of concocting the disorder, creating the drug for the disorder and then bombarding the public with...
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20220511: Outpatient
My wife is going in for some minor (outpatient) surgery tomorrow; please keep her in your prayers. Thanks!
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Angel – (ἄγγελος; מַלְאָךְ)
An angel is a spirit being; however, since the word “angel” actually means “messenger” it can also be used for humans. When it is not translated correctly, the meaning of a passage can be changed...
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A LITTLE RAIN MUST FALL
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YOU'RE FREE NOW. GO LIVE!
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A further insight into mass formation psychosis
A further insight into mass formation psychosisby Asa BoxerIn an essay entitled, “Myth and Education,” Ted Hughes—poet laureate of England from 1984 until his death in 1998—lamented that our...
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Christchurch Shooter vs. Reality: The Fake...
Christchurch Shooter vs. Reality: The Fake Environmentalism of EcofascismHow and why fascists will never and can never be genuine environmenta
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Are Humans Weak Animals? Spoiler: NO!
Are humans weak animals? Spoiler: NO!We don’t have powerful minds imprisoned in weak bodies, we have weak minds that imprison powerful bodies.exeref.medium.com
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20220514: Season Three, 20th Episode!!!
The twentieth episode of Season Three of my video podcast, "The Integrated Man", is now out! The episode is entitled: "S3E20: A Roll Of The Dice", where we look at luck, random chance, and...
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20220515: A Sense Of Urgency
I have to admit, as a Type B (minus) personality, I don't have the same sense (or degree) of urgency as most people do. Perhaps it's a calculated risk that happens in my head without really being...
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20220516: Trickle Up
My wife had some outpatient surgery this past Thursday and friends/neighbors continue to bring us frozen dinners, soups, etc. So much so that I literally (and I mean that literally) have no more...
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20220517: Measuring Up
If you're reading this, chances are good that you have clean water, reliable electricity, broadband Internet, etc., etc. putting you in (at least) the top 25% of affluent people in the world. What...
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Quip about Russian military in Ukraine
Quip: Two months ago we wondered: "Does Russia have the second best military in the world?"Now it's: "Does Russia have the second best military in Ukraine?"
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20220518: Happy 31st Anniversary!
Happy 31st anniversary to my beautiful bride! Technically, I'm wishing myself happy anniversary too, but I'm fine with that, LOL! :-)
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Marx's reputation: intellectual basis or...
I've taken heat for saying Marx was not taken seriously on *philosophical* or *economic* grounds -- and that his reputation was made primarily for *political* reasons, i.e., the success of the...
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20220519: Tipping Point
Following up on my earlier post (20220505: On Edge), it's almost inevitable that the circumstances we are now facing in the world will start pushing people over the edge. In the 1980s, we coined...
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Stuff
I like that I come here, say whatever I want with no holds barred, and people can see it if they want. I don’t care about any attention or lack thereof, it just makes me feel less lonely when...
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Dog and tiger
As I look back at my own written record, I feel I must preface everything I write with this disclaimer: “Please disregard everything I have written previously. It’s utter bullcrap. And, oh by the...
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20220520: Season Three, 21st Episode!!!
The twenty first episode of Season Three of my video podcast, "The Integrated Man", is now out! The episode is entitled: "S3E21: Tipping Point", where we look at what point we break and act out...
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SPECIAL WEEKEND THOUGHT: 👉 The Gift of Rest 📖
“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For...
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What does "Right Wing" mean?
“The fundamental importance of religion in maintaining political order, a preoccupation with the perils of intellectual and social license, the valorization of the family and history, the critique...
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20220521: Staycation
Taking a quick "staycation" this weekend, part of my conscious effort of staying away from my "tipping point". :-)I hope you have a pleasant weekend as well.
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Hey everyone
I haven't been posting much lately, or making videos or Live streams because after 10 years of trying to garner the attention of my fellow Canadians to warn them of the rise of authoritarianism, I...
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20220522: Expectations
Spouse, parent, pet-owner, citizen (state, country), member of society, etc. These are roles we choose and they all come with expectations. Some are enforceable, some are self-imposed, all are...
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a little chuckle
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Lofi Coffee Shop | Mix
New mix just dropped! 50 minutes of lush instrumental jams produced by your friendly neighborhood Don, lovingly blended for an exquisite and effervescent listening experience.Patrons and...
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20220525: Move Forward To Stay Behind
My employer gave me a raise at the beginning of this year. It was very nice of them, I did not ask for one (my employment anniversary is in September, also we don't have a formal COLA policy), and...
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20220526: Shock
The word "shock" can have many meanings, usually associated with a descriptor word along with it like "electric shock", "sticker shock", "shock and awe", even "a shock of hair" or "a shock of corn...
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Hello World
Hello World
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The Four Feminine Archetypes
Today we're discussing the four main patterns most female behavior and mindsets tend to fall under. Let me know your thoughts in the comments below 😉♡ ♡ ♡ MORE THOMISTIC WOMANHOOD ❤️ Blog |...
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Bishop Barron’s West Point Address
Friends, the Bible has a lot to say about soldiers. In this address at Cadet Chapel in West Point, NY, I discuss three soldiers from the Old Testament and draw truth from their stories.
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Outrage, Coffee House Rules, Smartphone...
Outrage, Coffee House Rules & Smartphone Addiction by Asa BoxerIt is common knowledge that the addictive qualities of smartphones and mobile apps are engineered to be addictive. Many have suffered...
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A non-debate in the Dáil about the Assisted...
Last week, the Dáil began debating the Assisted Human Reproduction Bill but, in reality, there was no debate. Assisted Human Reproduction (AHR) poses many serious ethical and legal questions but...
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Eden
Meditation on Carl Jung's Aion, ch. XIII, Gnostic Symbols of the Self Colored pencil, 2021.
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20220426: Systems And Cycles
Systems generally run in cycles, for example the engine system in your car goes through 4 strokes every cycle (intake, compression, power, and exhaust). These cycles "do" what the system was...
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Artificial Famine
Artificial Famine Dear Friends,It seems to me, every good Marxist creates a famine the moment they get in power, it is their way (their Tao). Mao starved to death as many as 45 million people,...
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20220427: Secondary, Reserves, And Suppression
Some systems that rely on materials to run normally will sometimes have a secondary system to "kick in" when the primary is overtaxed. An example of this is in some cars - the radiator may have...
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thinkspot Weekly Digest - April 28, 2022
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20220428: System, Not Down
A system is a group of interrelated parts that act in an interdependent fashion. The solar "system" is one such example of a natural version where the sun, through its gravity and energy, acts on...
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We libertarians are experts in that...
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20220429: System, Down!
Today the clutch pedal or linkage (system) failed in my car while I was driving, fortunately the car was in neutral when it happened and I was in a turn lane waiting for the traffic light (system)....
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SPECIAL WEEKEND THOUGHT: 👉 Closing A Door,...
“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.” (Philippians 3:14 NIV)“Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask...
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An extreme ‘exclusion-zone’ law is debated in...
Almost no country in the Western world bans holding pro-life vigils or protests outside clinics and hospitals that facilitate or conduct abortions, but the Seanad has just voted in favour of a Bill...
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20220430: Season Three, 18th Episode!!!
The eighteenth episode of Season Three of my video podcast, "The Integrated Man", is now out! The episode is entitled: "S3E18: Dynamic Systems", where we look at natural and man-made systems.Our...
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20220501: Prescribed Order
Many jobs and careers have very well defined paths or stages that you take before you are at the actual level of the job. For example we have journey-men, interns, residency, clerkships, etc. So,...
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20220502: Shadow (Not-) Banned
These days the term "shadow ban" is all the rage, meaning that social media sites reduce the ability of the public to see your content without outright banning you. Another use of shadow is the...