Author Archives: DougM and his raccoon platoon

Late-60s retired USAF LtColonel ’69-’92 (Satellite engineering, test, launch, & operations. Strategic planning.)
Living in south-central North Carolina.
Shootin’, golfin’, drivin’ an’ workin’ on my ’74 TR6, a little gunsmithing, firearms instructing, and entertaining myself posting at SondraKistan.
Erstwhile single-handed live-aboard sailor/instructor/USCGMaster-50Tons, mounted foxhunter, world traveler, backpacker, book collector, photographer, USCCA corner worker, scuba diver, skier, bicycle tourist, and rescuer of maidens fair. Wise ass.
(What? Oh, yeah.)
…and pal to my invisible friend, here.

She’s doin’ the comedy thing, right now, right?

With progs, it’s sometimes hard to tell ~ story ~Whaddaya mean “we,” paleface? Then again, I don’t ever remember her actually sayin’ anything that could be classified as, you know… comedy. (What? No, comedy, satire, and jackassery are different but not mutually exclusive.)

Phase-I: Gather neutron stars

Phase-II (watch vid full-screen) Phase-III: Gold, platinum, uranium… (What? Well, it’s harder than with underpants, but the process is clearer, and the return is higher.) Yeah, this is kind of a big deal for astrophysicsists, astronomyists, cosmicticians, and us season-ticket-holding fans.

stuff that’s hard to do (and believe, evidently)

So simple, even a Canadian can explain it ~ vid ~ Proof? You want prooof? Here’s the ISS transiting the Sun during the eclipse (not done in a Disney studio). Also, I can assure you that I’ve personally seen a number of low-Earth-orbit satellites I launch-crewed on fly overhead in the night sky exactly as [...]

Gorilla Guru (Prog logic)

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Psychology has a word for this…

…Projection Mental health professionals fulfill their ‘duty’ to warn country about Trump’s sanity, hold micro-march. [M]ore than a dozen chapters of “Duty to Warn” met to discuss President Donald Trump’s mental health and fitness to serve as president. Coverage on social media was thin, and by most accounts, things looked a bit stuffy as people [...]

the alt-feminist patriarchy

*bwahahahaha*Who’s the new face of the wimmins’s movement? ~ story ~[wipes spittle off screen and beard] H> must not have been available. Or any other “powerful woman”… like Melania or SondraK or Opra or one of the Chelseas. Mebbe Bernie’s started hormone therapy for the transition. Just goes to show that feminism ain’t about wimmin, [...]

DC was built on two kinds of swamps…

…but only one kind was drained Why aren’t Democrat scandals, malfeasance, treason/sedition, and corruption freely reported?

tipping points

(What? Oh, sure, we could add more to the list: radical environmentalism, globalism, Democrat-run cities, GOPe, etc.) Playing “Clumsy Donald” (notice the chess men in the background) Reality’s cruelty is not limited to one kind of fantasy plaything Meanwhile, Leftists try to get The Revolution™ going

Hell hath no fury…

Yayyy! Picked up by Pookie’s Toons Some people are calling for a boycott of Twitter on Friday, after the service partially suspended actress Rose McGowan …. McGowan had been tweeting in support of women who had come forward with claims they had been sexually abused by … Harvey Weinstein. She also called out other alleged [...]

Gorilla Guru (concealed carry’s not for everybody)

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