Monthly Archives: October 2010


The Fed is spending billions on promoting technology that requires an ever-increasing access to rare earths. “Green” industries, very important, support them or be mocked by Jon Stewart. But apparently China has a near-monoply on super-heavy dirt. And now China is … Continue reading

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Revolting ice-bound peasants.

Way to go, Toronto! The Canadian “elite” of course have precisely defined their problem. The voters were full of largely pointless rage… Right. Because if there’s anything Canucks are famous for, it’s being seething cauldrons of fury.

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Brave, brave, brave, brave Obama.

What are Barack’s plans after Tuesday’s elections?

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You’re a criminal, you know. Well, maybe you don’t. But you are.

Someone has run the numbers and figured out that the typical American commits three felonies a day. If you want fewer criminals, make fewer things illegal.  Failing that, why toss non-violent offenders in prison when we could rattan cane them instead?    I’m … Continue reading

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Unbelievable chutzpah.

I recently posted about the extremely pathetic begging for money practiced by colleges and universities.  Their prices have vastly outstripped inflation for decades.  They get lots of government money.  Most of their students have to take out loans, sometimes crippling … Continue reading

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Iron Man 2 much.

Just rewatched Iron Man 2. Iron Man was a great movie.  Iron Man 2 isn’t…but for the best possible reason.  It’s overstuffed.  So many themes, so much exposition, so much stuff that didn’t quite gel together perfectly.  But it certainly gives you … Continue reading

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Two o’clock and all is well!

Well, not true of course.  Just haven’t seen anything I felt compelled to comment on.  Before you gloat, “the W.O.R.M. would never make it as a professional pundit”, please note this is not a professional blog.  If there was money … Continue reading

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