Category Archives: #TheSystemWorked!

ToDaZeD CA *facepalm* — Incentive

a thought experiment Imagine your are still in skool. [*waits til the skreeming stops*] What would you do if you got 50% marks for skipping a test or not turning in homework? …administrators say the change reflects a national movement to encourage students to strive rather than demoralizing them with low grades that make success [...]

Fear and Loathing in Austria

and elsewhere I wonder if Diveeeersity™ is about to backfire? Nickelsdorf, Austria is drowning in migrant feces and garbage in unparalleled dimensions. They planned for EUro-like people from a High-Trust Civilization. Many people in Nickelsdorf feel completely let dow[n] by their government. “It’s like at the end of the war, back when the Wehrmacht surrendered [...]

ToDaZeD CA *facepalmsmack*

when you allow your Betters™ to run the show Public employee unions in California hold tremendous political power, influencing both policy and politicians with tremendous effectiveness. …Unions have a special ability to wield their power behind closed doors, as collective bargaining negotiations between the unions and their “adversaries” [the legislators who were once union lawyers] [...]

Lawyers and Insurance companies, Oh My

on Shoulda Called Saul Connell said she has been unfairly represented and that she was only suing Sean as a ‘formality’ to qualify for a homeowners insurance claim to cover her medical bills. ‘I’m no legal expert but as I understand it, in Connecticut, it’s not possible to name an insurance company in a suit [...]

*grind* *thunk* *thumpthumpthump*

ClintonMachine gearing up Here we go. Asked to name the enemies that she is most proud of during Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate, Hillary Clinton … said she was proud to count “the health insurance companies” and “the drug companies” as her enemies. By mid-July, seven of [those industries’ lobbyists] had raised hundreds of thousands of [...]

It’s a Plan?!?

Emasculation Nation This Two Edina [MN] elementary schools, worried about the politics of the playground, are taking an unusual step to police it: They have hired a recess consultant. …spent about $30,000 on the recess initiative over the summer… …the firm Playworks … says recess can be more inclusive and beneficial to children if it’s [...]

This Stuff Doesn’t “Just kinda happen…”

Social Media Update German Chancellor Angela Merkel was overheard confronting Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over incendiary posts [read ”anti-immigrant posts”] on the social network [FB] Attending a luncheon on the sidelines of a United Nations development summit in New York on Saturday, Merkel and Zuckerberg were overheard on a live transmission broadcast on the UN [...]

Whine Train Rolls On

cheezy Remember the “Book Club” women tossed off the Napa Whine Train this summer? Yeah. Not going away. Suing… seeks $11 million in damages, $1 million for each of the plaintiffs — 10 African Americans and one white woman. Token? “I truly now know how it feels to be a black woman,” said the white [...]

Some Fun!

what could possibly go wrong? Peeple, if you haven’t heard of it yet, is – or rather, is intended to be – an iPhone app along the lines of Yelp. Except that instead of rating businesses, one rates other people. Similar to the “like” thang on FaceBooook. …and everywhere else. Only for Individuals. Because the [...]

Some things to Consider

what now? Along with *timing* [the essence of comedy — and many other things], intent, motivation, possible outcomes … Ratio of passengers/crew aboard the Titanic saved: Men [of 1,667]: 20.27% Women [of 425]: 74.35% Children [of 109]: 51.38% * The United Nations Refugee Agency reported last week there were 72 per cent men, 13 per [...]