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PHILIP OF MACEDON & DIVIDED, DECLINING SOCIETIES

I was reading about Ancient Greece and wondered aloud if a figure like Philip of Macedon would appear at some point and unite an America that is divided in about every conceivable way there is to be divided. That or a figure like Napoleon Bonaparte: 

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Tony Stark's Workshop | Iron Man Music (One Hour)

I really enjoyed this. Apologies in advance - you have to watch it on YouTube yourself.

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Tears For Fears - The Tipping Point (Official Music Video)

First Billy Idol, then Limp Bizkit, now Tears for Fears! Finally, music is back. Living without it this past decade wasn't fun ....

 

 

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[World Needs] JAMAICA: INFRASTRUCTURE CASE STUDY

Start of thread on needs & solutions for world logistics, layout, infrastructure, et al.

JAMAICA: 3RD WORLD POWER/INFRASTRUCTURE CASE STUDY by Dr. John Lennon (no, not him)

https://youtu.be/37n7WtaLHQQ

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Jordan Peterson: The collapse of our values is a greater threat than climate change

"Jordan Peterson: The collapse of our values is a greater threat than climate change"

I enjoyed this interview.

 

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Flora Midwood - The Bandits

When I blogged here frequently years ago, I posted about how mental health blogger Jennifer Lauren Reimer passed away. Well, anyways, one of her friends wrote and performed a folk song about her that got some circulation.

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Billy Idol - Bitter Taste

Well, this sure took me by surprise. I can imagine Marty McFly traveling 30 plus years in the future and everyone is wearing masks, riding electric bikes and listening to this song ...

 

 

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Less Lethal Guns and Adopting A Progressive Lifestyle

There was an article on a Las Vegas news site about how Las Vegas police were training to use "less lethal" devices during confrontations:

LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — A company known for its firearm technology took the time to teach our local law enforcement about less-lethal weapons Saturday.

Bryna Technologies' held training in Boulder City this morning.

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There Is Likely No Withdrawal From Afghanistan

The Gulf War occurred after then Iraqi president Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait. George H.W. Bush took Kuwait back from a dictator who had only a few years before been a tool of the West in a proxy war against Iran. Bush famously uttered “this aggression will not stand” and made a show of refraining from invading Iraq wholesale.

 

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