The Most Popular Postings on this Site

These are some of the most visited and popular postings on this dzsokol.com web site: Is Anything Else Happening in the World Besides COVID? Is Greece the “Canary” for Economic Decline? Does AI Mean “Augmented Intelligence”? American Jewry & Israel

Old Age Insights

Some good humor from Cousin Rob: As I’ve grown older, I’ve learned that pleasing everyone is impossible, but annoying everyone is a piece of cake. I’m responsible for what I say, not what you understand. Common sense is like deodorant. 

Humor for Current Times

Courtesy of my buddy, Joe K., a few general observations and pertinent cartoon strips: If the current power grid can’t handle a night of 20 degree temperatures without rolling blackouts, how are we going to plug-in 100 million electric cars

Road Bike vs eBike

I did two 10-mile bicycle rides on the same course around the Englewood dam in North Dayton.  You can see the riding path and respective stats in the images below, as well as photos of the bicycles.  The Cannondale road

Does AI Mean ‘Augmented Intelligence’?

This is a cumulative posting about AI that was started in March 2018.  I will be sharing observations and various snippets that illustrate that the latest advancements in neural networks and machine learning do not constitute “intelligence”.   A much better

Who is in Charge at the White House?

Update According to reporting in the New York Post, the reason we don’t see Joe Biden in the actual White House is that his team (i.e., cabal) can’t install a teleprompter to keep the gaffer-in-chief on script: If one really

American Jewry and Israel

The relationship between American Jews and the state of Israel is very complex and forever evolving. This posting, which started in July 2014, originated during the Obama presidency when many leftist American Jews started to openly place the priorities of

Obama/Biden Ministry of Propaganda

If you aren’t aware, the Leftist cabal running our country (i.e., Obama — the Manchurian, Malevolent, Marxist, Moslem) has decided that it’s time to create a Federal Agency to dictate what we should consider to be reality. This effort at

Do US Tech Companies Have Too Much Influence?

If you want to review business and political fireworks that will become front-page news, then take a look at the major US-based technology companies: Apple, Amazon, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter.  These six behemoths control the vast majority of information flow,