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Left Out of the Narrative

30th November 2014

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The race problem is usually defined in terms of black versus white. But it’s not really that simple. I asked one South African Indian what life was like before and after apartheid. He answered that  ”during apartheid the problem of South African Indians was that they weren’t white. Afterward their problem was that they weren’t black.”

Racism — it’s not just for white people any more.

It’s like the Indian convenience store managers in Ferguson, it’s not that the ‘reconciled’ Ebola fatalities don’t exist; it’s just that we don’t see them due to reporting problems. Yet the victims are as dead as the stores are burned. But it’s not just a problem of Potels or individuals with the Wong name. Oblivion can happen to white guys too. Chuck Hagel has disappeared from the news, which is remarkable because he’s still Secretary of Defense. But we have to rely on the ever retentive Joe Biden to recollect this forgotten man.

Do the Indians in Ferguson matter? Does Chuck Hagel really exist? You tell me.

 

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Why You Don’t Want Programmers Running the Government

30th November 2014

The General Problem

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The Physical Evidence in the Michael Brown Case Supported the Officer [Updated With DNA Evidence]

30th November 2014

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An article from The Wasington Post with the truth about the Ferguson Grand Jury decision.

The Washington Post has this extremely helpful graphical presentation of what happened during the shooting, with links to some of the physical evidence in the case.  What follows is my discussion of what appears to be some of the most significant.  To be clear, I do not purport here to completely describe all the forensic evidence and related testimony.  But I will commit to carefully reviewing all of the comments to this post and if anyone points to a significant omission in what I’m describing about the physical evidence — and provides a citation to the volume and page number of the grand jury testimony for that omission — I’ll be glad to consider adding discussion of it.  This post is limited to discussing the physical evidence, as witness testimony cuts in many different directions.

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Thought for the Day

30th November 2014

Penguin

‘What’s this “Hope and Change” crap he’s always on about?’

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Video: White Ferguson Protester Lectures Black Cop on Racism

30th November 2014

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These darkies obviously don’t know as much as white progressives, so they have to be helped out.

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A Desire Named Streetcar

30th November 2014

Steven Hayward points out that ‘progressives’ are more accurately termed ‘regressives’.

After the fetish for renewable energy that’s expensive and intermittent, the greatest fixation of the utopian left is mass transit, especially light rail—a 19th century technology for 21st century mobility needs. (Who says the left isn’t reactionary?) It has long been an embarrassment that the cars for our various light rail systems that taxpayers have been massively subsidizing come mostly from overseas manufacturers.

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Black History II

30th November 2014

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In celebration of Black Alternative History Month, the Carlyle Club continues to call the Attorney General’s bluff with a forthright conversation about the most uncomfortable aspects of race we could think of.

Table of Contents

  1. Mind the Gap

  2. Race Differences in Intelligence, plus:

    1. Return of the Derb
  3. The Evolution of an Idea, including:

    1. Tropical Living
    2. Indian Artistry
    3. No Expectations
    4. “Like a Parrot Who Speaks a Few Words Plainly”
    5. “Almost Completely Worthless”
    6. “Political Partisanship and Liberal Hackery”
    7. Savage Africa
    8. Harsh Words
  4. Mulatto History Month

  5. A Different Sort of Delusion, plus:

    1. ’Tis Sixty Years Since
  6. Rushton’s Case, featuring:

    1. Brainpower
  7. The Celebration Continues at Radish

  8. Recommended Reading

  9. Letters to the Editor

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$4 Toast: Why the Tech Industry Is Ruining San Francisco

30th November 2014

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In San Francisco, flaunting your wealth has been elevated to new lows, if you will. The labels aren’t the usual lineup of foreign design houses; rather, we pay $300 for simple denim jeans or $200 for plain black yoga pants. We don’t go to the opera; we overspend on the simplest facets of life.

Good toast and a plain cup of coffee shouldn’t cost $6. But I can’t imagine the tech community putting the brakes on this trend any time soon. We’re obsessed with false ideas of quality. We fetishize the precious processes and benchmarks and prices that, in reality, have no bearing on how good something is.

Actually, it ought to read ‘how’ rather than ‘why’, since the author doesn’t really get into the ‘why’, but it’s still an interesting read.

In a word, we want to look smarter. Ours is an intellectual economy and one that prizes polyglotism. We want to show each other that we are amateur audio engineers and brewers and bakers, that we’re not only wealthy but also knowledgable to an unlikely extreme.

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Chinese Eugenics

30th November 2014

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China has been running the world’s largest and most successful eugenics program for more than thirty years, driving China’s ever-faster rise as the global superpower. I worry that this poses some existential threat to Western civilization. Yet the most likely result is that America and Europe linger around a few hundred more years as also-rans on the world-historical stage, nursing our anti-hereditarian political correctness to the bitter end.

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How the Chicken Built America

30th November 2014

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THIS season millions of Americans will celebrate with turkey on the table. The turkey is, after all, the native North American animal that Benjamin Franklin considered “a much more respectable bird” than the scavenging bald eagle. But while the eagle landed on the country’s Great Seal and the turkey gets pride of place at our holiday dinners, neither bird can claim to have changed American culture more than their lowly avian cousin, the chicken.

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Inside the Dynomak: A Fusion Technology Cheaper Than Coal

30th November 2014

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The dynomak is a variation of the most popular type of research fusion machine, the tokamak. Essentially, a tokamak is a doughnut-shaped machine that generates helical magnetic fields by combining toroidal fields (which go around the doughnut’s equator) with poloidal fields (which wrap around the outside of the doughnut). These fields have to be strong enough to keep plasma stable and contained indefinitely at the tens to hundreds of millions of degrees Celsius necessary to induce fusion.

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Medicare and the Free Market

30th November 2014

David Henderson, a Real Economist, lays out how much having the government run things sucks.

Some beneficiaries of Medicare, the federal government’s medical insurance system for the elderly, are finding that doctors are unwilling to accept them as patients. According to a study by Sandra L. Decker of the National Center for Health Statistics, in 2011, 17 percent of doctors would not accept new Medicare patients. The problem: Doctors cannot legally charge more for a service than the amount that Medicare pays, and Medicare often pays a low amount. That’s a classic recipe for a shortage of doctors.

Supply and demand, something that the government has heard of but treats as merely a rumor. Remember the bread lines in the Soviet Union? There was a reason for that.

The problem starts with the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the federal agency that sets prices for the medical services of Medicare patients. CMS is really a giant central-planning agency. It sets hundreds of thousands of prices. What are the odds that it sets all the right prices? Zero. In fact, with central planning, an organization like CMS cannot ever know what the right price is.

But by God they’re going to set it.

An obvious solution to this problem is to have a free market in healthcare—with no Medicare. But since that is unlikely to happen soon, incremental changes can be made to move closer to a free market. Despite the socialized system of CMS, it’s possible to approximate free-market prices with “balance billing.” In its purest form, doctors would be able to charge whatever they want for their services, and patients would pay the difference between that price and the amount Medicare pays. Today, doctors who accept Medicare reimbursement are not allowed to charge anything more.

This makes a great deal of sense, and so the chances of it happening are close to zero.

As any health economist can tell you, one of the biggest problems with our healthcare system, one that existed even before ObamaCare, is that the majority of what people spend on healthcare is “other people’s money.” One reason we know so little about prices is that few of us actually pay the price of medical care. Instead, we pay nothing, a small co-payment, or a small percent of the price. The main thing I learned in my two years as the senior economist for health care policy with President Reagan’s Council of Economic Advisers is that health care costs so darn much because we pay so darn little for it. Why hesitate to say yes to a $500 test your doctor wants to order if you know that you will pay only $50 for it?

Welfare for sick people, essentially.

Economists of various political stripes point out that a price system, aka the free market, works best when potential buyers get to see the actual prices. But under Medicare, as with much of the rest of the U.S. healthcare system, patients often don’t get to see prices. Or, more exactly, given that health insurers, whether government or private, pay so much of a typical bill, patients don’t get to see the relevant prices. As a result, they spend much less carefully than if they were spending their own money. This problem is especially acute with Medicare, a system in which people are spending mainly taxpayers’ money.

In today’s America, the customer isn’t the patient, it’s the government or the insurance company. It’s like taking your dog to the vet; the dog has very little to say about what happens.

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Eat FATTY FOODS to Stay THIN. They Might Even Help Your Heart

30th November 2014

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Have our health authorities been spouting unscientific nonsense for the last few decades?

Ya think?

The rationale is that saturated fats are associated with obesity and risk factors for cardiovascular disease. This is effectively the consensus opinion from government health agencies across much of the world, not just the UK and US.

Does the evidence support this advice? The obvious point is to ask what evidence there is for the core idea that reducing dietary saturated fat intake makes a difference to health. The answer is that there’s not much.

My, what a surprise! Aren’t you surprised? I’m sure surprised.

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GiveDirectly

30th November 2014

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Consider GiveDirectly this holiday season for your charitable giving. As you may recall, GiveDirectly was started by four economists and it gives money directly to the very poor in Kenya and Uganda. GiveDirectly is a top-rated charity by GiveWell. The founders are committed to providing independent, randomized controlled trials of its process. One RCT has already been conducted with positive results and 3 others are under way. GiveDirectly publicizes the trials of its process before the results are produced. Impressive–the drug companies had to be forced to do this. Check out their website, they even provides real-time performance data. Here’s a bit more on their process.

Wouldn’t it be nice if there were a similar program for poor people in America? Perhaps we could get the Kenyans and Ugandans to set one up; obviously Americans are too busy.

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Big Business Experiences Buyer’s Remorse Over Backing Obamacare

30th November 2014

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New lawsuits filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) challenge so-called workplace wellness programs that seek to provide financial incentives for workers who take steps to reduce obesity, smoking, and other lifestyle factors that can may result in costly illnesses, reports Reuters. The EEOC lawsuit contends that employers requiring medical tests may violate the Americans with Disabilities Act. Moreover, “the lawsuits are based on the view that it is no longer voluntary if employees face up to $4,000 in penalties for non-participation, loss of insurance or even their jobs,” reports Reuters.

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“…Like Vultures on a Roadside Carcass”

30th November 2014

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Sheriff Clarke is a black Democrat politician (sheriffs are elected), and a refreshingly outspoken law enforcement officer. The whole speech at the Press Club, of which this is an excerpt, concerns his observations about the “vultures” who flew into Ferguson Missouri in order to take full advantage of the crisis there, even perhaps hoping to have a hand in creating the resulting conflagration. At the time of this speech the grand jury had yet to reach a decision regarding the lawfulness (or not) of the actions of the Ferguson police officer who shot the young black man, Michael Brown.

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US Airways Kicks Disruptive Emotional-Support Pig Off Plane

30th November 2014

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The 70-pound pot-bellied pig was brought on to the flight as an emotional support animal for a woman who was flying to Washington Wednesday. Passenger Rob Phelps told the CBS affiliate in Springfield, Mass., that the flight crew booted the woman and the pig from the plane before it left because the animal was squealing and had defecated in the aisle.

‘Emotional support pig?’ Truly, you cannot make this stuff up.

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HAPPY DANCE SUNDAY

30th November 2014

Hamster Dance

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New Class Order

29th November 2014

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In this predictably difficult year for the Democrats, the party of the people is turning, of all people, to its plutocrats. However much the party stigmatizes right-wing billionaires like the Koch brothers, a growing proportion of America’s ultra-rich have become devoted Democrats, giving them an edge in fund-raising. Indeed, an analysis of billionaire contributors this year by Politifact found that 13 supported liberals while only nine backed Republicans.

All this reflects a changing class system far more nuanced than the overworked meme about the “1 percent” arrayed against the toiling masses. Instead, we have a plutocracy increasingly divided, mostly along regional and industry lines, among themselves. It’s no surprise voters, notes columnist John Kass, are confused by this recent headline in the Chicago Tribune: “Obama decries income inequality in speech after $50,000-a-person fundraiser for Quinn.”

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Hillary Clinton Paid $300,000 for Speech at UCLA

29th November 2014

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I wonder if her talk included anything about income inequality.

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The Microaggression Farce

29th November 2014

Heather MacDonald turns over a rock.

In November 2013, two dozen graduate students at the University of California at Los Angeles marched into an education class and announced a protest against its “hostile and unsafe climate for Scholars of Color.” The students had been victimized, they claimed, by racial “microaggression”—the hottest concept on campuses today, used to call out racism otherwise invisible to the naked eye. UCLA’s response to the sit-in was a travesty of justice. The education school sacrificed the reputation of a beloved and respected professor in order to placate a group of ignorant students making a specious charge of racism.

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Black Ferguson Residents Armed With AR-15s Save White Owner’s Business

29th November 2014

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A group of black Ferguson residents armed with AR-15s and other weapons stood guard around a Conoco station, owned by a white man, and saved it from being burned after looters began wreaking havoc on November 24.

Because of the armed citizens, the Conoco was not only spared, but the owner did not even have to board up the station’s windows.

Store owner Doug Merello said, “We would have been burned to the ground many times over if it weren’t for them.”

Things are not yet entirely hopeless.

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No Exit

29th November 2014

John Derbyshire, Patron Saint of Dyspepsia, lays out some inconvenient truth.

It’s all too drearily familiar, isn’t it? Newark and Detroit; Miami; Crown Heights; Los Angeles; Cincinnati; here we go again.

The problem with separatism is that blacks would be nuts to want it. With all the real or imagined indignities of minority status, life is far better for them in a white nation.

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Thyssenkrupp Develops the World’s First Rope-Free Elevator System

29th November 2014

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Presented today, MULTI is ThyssenKrupp’s latest offering in its extensive repertoire of elevator technologies, representing a landmark revolution in the elevator industry and a new and efficient transport solution for mid and high-rise buildings. Now, the long-pursued dream of operating multiple cabins in the same elevator shaft is made possible by applying the linear motor technology of the magnetic levitation train Transrapid to the elevator industry. MULTI will transform how people move inside buildings, just as the recently introduced ThyssenKrupp’s ACCEL, which also applies the same linear motor technology, is set to transform mobility between short distances in cities and airports.

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Duke Sociologist: ‘Racism Without racists’ Today in America

29th November 2014

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Duke University sociologist Eduardo Bonilla-Silva says today’s racism is fomented without the use of actual racists. Or something like that.

He’s also written a book by the same name — Racism Without Racists, that is — and says that such is “a new way of maintaining white domination in places like Ferguson.”

If an Enemy doesn’t exist, one has to be invented, in order to preserve Victim Privilege.

Emmanuel Goldstein, we have a new gig for you….

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The Three Generations of Black Mayors in America

29th November 2014

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A select group of cities elected black mayors during the brief and tumultuous Black Power Era, seeking to implement an activist social justice platform.  These cities – notably Cleveland, Gary, Newark and Detroit among large cities — became stigmatized in a way that few have been able to recover from.   A negative narrative was developed about most of them that stuck, despite considerable efforts to dispel them.  Cities that elected “first black mayors” after the Black Power Era, during a period of relative calm, were able to adapt as the political skill set grew in the African-American community.  However, the Black Power Era’s near-toxic combination of heightened white racism, black disenfranchisement and disillusionment – and ill-prepared black political leadership – accelerated the downfall of these select cities.

If the cities that elected black mayors during this tumultuous period are ever to move forward, to achieve their potential, they must be released from the purgatory they inhabit.

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Prisoners Get Millions From IRS in Bogus Refund Claims, Watchdog Finds

29th November 2014

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Hundreds of thousands of prisoners are filing phony tax refund claims and the IRS is not doing enough to quash the problem, according to a watchdog report.

The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) said in its report Tuesday that refund fraud associated with prisoner Social Security numbers is a “significant problem” for the tax agency that is only getting worse over time.

Of course they do.

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USEFUL STUFF SATURDAY

29th November 2014

Magazine stool.

Bacon-making kit.

Keyboard-shaped-waffle maker.

Self-defense keychain.

Melting Nazi-Face Candle. For the man who has everything but puberty.

12-in-1 Scissors.

LED Keychain Light. I have one of these and wouldn’t be without it.

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Is CAIR a Terror Group?

28th November 2014

Daniel Pipes is not afraid to ask the hard questions. Unlike Obama.

After decades of working closely with the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) and its related institutions, the Persian Gulf monarchies (with the single, striking exception of Qatar) have come to see the MB complex of institutions as a threat to their existence. The Saudi, Emirati, Kuwaiti, and Bahraini rulers now view politicians like Mohamed Morsi of Egypt as their enemies, as they do Hamas and its progeny – including CAIR.

While the Gulf monarchs have not become any less Islamist, they have acquired a clear-eyed appreciation of the harm that MB-related groups can do.

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Navy Vet Spots Purse-Snatching Punk Knocking 76-Year-Old Woman to the Ground — and Issues the Punk a Painful Lesson

28th November 2014

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Yeah, Navy.

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In Ferguson, Witness Intimidation, Lying by ‘Community of Color’

28th November 2014

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Obama was wrong, at least in the case of Darren Wilson. In viewing thousands of pages of FBI interviews and grand jury testimony, it becomes eminently clear that many members of the local community did make up the story about Michael Brown being executed by Wilson – and pressured others to lie to police or keep silent.

According to the St. Louis County Police Investigative Report, the mob mentality took root almost immediately after the shooting. By the time detectives arrived at the scene of the incident, there was “a large crowd of bystanders and a large uniformed police presence at the scene when detectives arrived.” That crowd included both Brown’s mother and his stepfather, according to witness testimony. The police report states, “Many individuals were clearly upset and were expressing their frustration, by at times yelling obscenities and threats, and attempting to encroach on the crime scene itself.”

‘Black Lives Matter’? More accurately, Black Lies Matter.

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Elderly Man With Oxygen Tank Run Over by Ferguson Thieves

28th November 2014

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The man, who uses an oxygen tank, was talking to Jaye Perry, 52, of Ferguson in the parking lot of the Faraci Pizza as they watched the rioters. He turned to her and said, “Only in America do you see stuff like this,” then returned to his car to retrieve a new oxygen tank so he could breathe.

Two men collared the man at his car, proceeding to steal it, though the man tried to hold on to his steering wheel. His effort was unfruitful; the men ran over his body as they fled in the car. He called for the tank as he lay on the ground, and was later taken away by ambulance.

I guess Black Lives Matter more than Elderly Lives.

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ISLAMOCOPIA FRIDAY: What’s New in the Religion of Peace

28th November 2014

ISIS drive for Kobani blunted as Kurds gain momentum

Al-Shabab militants hijack bus in Kenya, kill 28 non-Muslims on board, police say

Raid Shows Enhanced Use of Fireworks as Palestinian Riot Weapon

Iraqi PM orders more airstrikes, weapons for soldiers battling ISIS

Afghan parliament approves security pacts with US, NATO. Because of course Afghanistan borders on the North Atlantic. Makes perfect sense, really.

Islamic State recruiting, exploiting children in Syria and Iraq as spies, fighters

Two NATO servicemembers killed in Afghan attack as volleyball bombing death toll passes 50

Two US soldiers killed in bomb attack in Afghan capital

Boko Haram kill 48 Nigerian fishermen

Suicide bomber kills at least 50 at volleyball match in Afghanistan

Pentagon ready to supply $1.6B in chemical warfare gear to Iraqi and Kurdish forces in fight vs. ISIS

US drone strike kills 4 militants in Pakistan, officials say

Nigeria suicide bombings kill at least 30

Suicide attack kills 5, including British national

Bollywood actress sentenced to 26 years in jail for blasphemy in Pakistan. And the feminists say … [chirp] … [chirp] … [chirp] ….

Syrian troops kill 30 opposition fighters in Damascus

Polio Crisis Deepens in Pakistan, With New Cases and Killings

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Vandalized Ferguson Bakery Receives $230K in Donations to Fund Reopening

27th November 2014

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Natalie Dubose of Ferguson, Missouri, is a small business owner who was proud to have opened her local cake bakery just over a year ago, but rioters from her own neighborhood destroyed her hard-earned shop this week. Now, thousands of Americans across the country have generously donated over $200,000 to help her rebuild.

 

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Prof. Blames Thanksgiving on Consumerism, Suggests Spirit of Holiday Is Apologizing

27th November 2014

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Speaking at California State University at Fresno last week, Dr. Cornel Pewewardy gave a lecture to students titled “How the Grinch Stole Thanksgiving.” Pewewardy spoke about the historical and cultural implications of the holiday.

“Like other holidays, including Christmas and Columbus Day, Thanksgiving is not based on historical accuracy, but rather on the importance and prevalence of maintaining a consumer culture”, Pewewardy, who is a member of both the Comanche and Kiowa tribes, said on Tuesday.

Obviously an affirmative action hire; this is what passes for scholarship on the Left Coast. (How can you be a member of two tribes who were historical enemies? Is that like being a ‘white Hispanic’?)

Historical ignorance in modern America being what it is, of course, few are aware that the Pilgrims were celebrating the traditional European festival of Martinmas:

St. Martin was known as friend of the children and patron of the poor. This holiday originated in France, then spread to Germany, Scandinavia, and Eastern Europe. It celebrates the end of the agrarian year and the beginning of harvesting. From the late 4th century to the late Middle Ages, much of Europe, including the UK, engaged in a period of fasting beginning on the day after St. Martin’s Day, November 11. This fast period lasted 40 days, and was therefore, called “Quadragesima Sancti Martini”, Latin for “the forty days of St. Martin.” Sundays were not counted as part of the fasting period. Gaudete Sunday, which can fall anywhere between December 11 through 17, was also not counted as a day of fasting, thus giving the 40-day count. On St. Martin’s Eve, people ate and drank very heartily one last time before they started to fast. This period of fasting was later shortened and called “Advent” by the Church.

And, indeed, the Orthodox Christian Church still starts the Nativity Fast on the Saturday after Martinmas, something of which ‘Professor’ Pewewardy is probably also ignorant — but, then, his ‘historical accuracy’ is obviously based on a political agenda rather than real history.

 

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Happy Turkey Day

27th November 2014

One of the newest fads for celebrating Thanksgiving is a Turducken — a chicken stuffed inside of a duck, which is in turn stuffed inside of a turkey.

Not sure what a combination of a turkey, duck, and chicken looks like? Well, lucky you — we have a picture:

 

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The Anatomy of Shows

27th November 2014

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How to Keep Your Giraffe Warm

27th November 2014

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If, of course, that’s what you want to do.

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Giving Thanks for Property Rights

27th November 2014

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One of the traditions the Pilgrims had brought with from England was a practice known as “farming in common” (the “common course and condition” to Bradford). Everything produced became community property, to be allocated according to need as specified in the Mayflower Compact.

They had thought “the taking away of property and bringing in community into a commonwealth would make them happy and flourishing,” Bradford writes. Instead, “for this community (so far as it was) was found to breed much confusion and discontent and retard much employment that would have been to their benefit and comfort.” Young, able-bodied men resented working for others without compensation, which they saw as an “injustice.”

After three winters of near-starvation, Bradford and his advisors decided to experiment when it came time for the spring planting. They set aside a plot of land for each family “that they should set corn every man for his own particular, and in that regard to trust to themselves.”

“This had very good success,” Bradford writes, “for it made all hands very industrious, so as much more corn was planted than otherwise would have been by any means the Governor or any other could use, and saved him a great deal of trouble, and gave far better content.”

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The Architecture of Urban Unrest

27th November 2014

Steve Sailer connects the dots.

The Medici Palace in Florence was built in the 1440s with heavy stone on the street level and delicate windows on the top floor, both to express the upward-yearning spirit of the Renaissance and to keep the urban mob from dismantling the place when they got uppity, as they were known to do.

One of the best of the retro stadiums was Jacobs Field in Cleveland, which opened a couple of years later and sold out 455 games in a row. A friend told me an interesting rumor. He’d been talking to Mr. Jacobs, owner of the Cleveland Indians, and they got on the topic of why the White Sox new ballpark was so uninviting and closed-off. Mr. Jacobs told him that the owners of the White Sox had some kind of arrangement with the city of Chicago to use the ballpark as a giant holding pen for rioters, much in the traditional manner of a South American soccer stadium.

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Thanksgiving Notice

27th November 2014

The Bluebird of Bitterness sends us this friendly reminder:

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The Megaphone Doubles-down on the Ferguson Narrative

27th November 2014

Steve Sailer turns over a rock.

While I was writing my new Taki’s Magazine column on Ferguson across Monday night and Tuesday morning, the sense was palpable that the dominant media had taken a humiliating double blow in a battle of their own choosing:

– The grand jury’s finding after months of careful research contradicted the Narrative promulgated in August and tenaciously held to ever since despite the piling up of evidence.

– The looting and arson by “protesters” in Ferguson was disgusting.

The first mainstream media pieces trying to snark about the events of Monday were deluged that night by critical commenters clearly better informed than the paid journalists.

Granted, a low bar.

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Transylvania’s Castle Owners Sink Their Teeth Into Business

27th November 2014

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In the end it wasn’t vampires that the castle owners of Transylvania had to worry about, it was Communists.

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68 Ways Homeland Security Has Wasted Your Tax Dollars

27th November 2014

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From $1.5 billion in cost overruns on its new D.C. headquarters, to $8.7 million a year in unearned employee overtime, the agency has not lacked for examples of fiscal mismanagement and lax oversight.

My, what a surprise! Aren’t you surprised? I’m sure surprised.

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Rock Singer Dies After Getting Electrocuted Onstage in Argentina

27th November 2014

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Let that be a lesson to us all.

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Defense Secretary Pick Will Be a Challenge for Obama

27th November 2014

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Yeah, who would want to work for this putz?

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Men Allegedly Plotted to Bomb Gateway Arch, Kill Ferguson Officials, Report Says

27th November 2014

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The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Wednesday that Brandon Orlando Baldwin and Olajuwon Ali Davis were indicted last week on federal weapons charges but authorities expect more charges to be filed against the duo relating to the alleged plot.

‘Olajuwon Ali’? No Muslim connection there, no sirree. (Global jihadists tweet in bid to recruit Ferguson protesters)

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Reporters Attacked, Robbed at Gunpoint in Ferguson

26th November 2014

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What goes around, comes around.

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‘Burn This B*tch Down!’ – Brown Family Church Torched in Riots

26th November 2014

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Although the media is desperate to keep the false narrative alive that the family of Michael Brown is only calling for peace, the fact is that on Monday night, just before all hell broke loose in Ferguson, while Michael Brown’s mother stood silently by, Brown’s stepfather repeatedly ordered the mob surrounding him to “Burn this bitch down!”

The next morning, the Brown family church was one of about a dozen or so buildings burnt to the ground. Worse still, a 20 year-old man was found dead.

Michael Brown was trash and he came from trash, as is becoming increasingly obvious.

 

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10 Liberal Clichés and What They Really Mean

26th November 2014

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It ain’t pretty.

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