Monthly Archives: May 2016

Why don’t Berkshire Hathaway billionaires stop war criminals? Munger preaches the Golden Rule … but what about practicing it?

There is a rich guy named Munger who has some connection to Berkshire Hathaway, an organization that is rich beyond the dreams of avarice. And Munger gave a persuasive little speech about the Golden Rule. (I tip my chapeau to … Continue reading

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Yeah, I should impose rules on my blogging, but what are the odds of that happening?

Do you ever feel like you’re wearing that apron, and telling the world, “I know you expected me to have my act together, but dinner is not ready, your bath is not ready, nothing is ready….”? Note that in the … Continue reading

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Posted in truth is stranger than fiction

THUD

This little piece of scientific history will get its own page, somewhere, perhaps as a biographical note to Laing. For the moment, enjoy. The Rosenham experiment globinfo freexchange By the early 70s, psychiatrist R.D. Laing had become a celebrity in … Continue reading

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Fornicator Immensus et crudelis – Human aristocrats are neither r nor K

White aristocrats are interesting people – or rather, they were interesting, when they existed. Here is a description of a Mighty Whitey, lightly edited from a book blurb: Endowed with exceptional talents as a warrior, diplomat, and ruler–not to mention … Continue reading

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SPLC DELENDA EST (Rise like lions after slumber)

At the American Renaissance conference this past weekend, “Stand ye calm and resolute, Like a forest close and mute, With folded arms and looks which are Weapons of unvanquished war. And if then the tyrants dare, Let them ride among … Continue reading

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