Category Archives: Current events

Hey California! Need to conserve water?

Forget about water saving toilets, here is the real deal on saving water:  build an outhouse in your backyard.  You can do it in four easy steps: 1.  Get your Uncle Walt to build an outhouse for you (not pictured.)  … Continue reading

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Joel Kotkin: Tell us what you really think about California’s future.

I’ve been a long time reader of Joel Kotkin and subscriber to his Newgeography.com website.  He says, “California has met the future and it really doesn’t work.”  He especially blames Gov. Jerry Brown; reserving him for special criticism.  Kotkin thinks … Continue reading

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Science v. Probability

Recently, I watched the above CNN clip of a confrontational interview between the founder of the Weather Channel and the host, Brian Seltzer.  Seltzer was much astonished and amused that the founder of the Weather Channel, John Coleman, is a … Continue reading

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What is it with CNN these days?

                  First, CNN put Hong Kong on a map in Brazil.  Now, in reporting on the Scotland Independence Election yesterday, CNN had a poll showing vote  total of 110 per cent?  Hat … Continue reading

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