The Most Popular Postings on this Site

These are some of the most visited and popular postings on this 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

Does AI Mean ‘Augmented Intelligence’?

This is a cumulative posting, started in March 2018, that covers the realities of “AI”.  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

The Anti-Semites Among Us

Update A resolution condemning Iran for its drone and missile attack on Israel passed the US House of Representative with overwhelming support — by a 404-14 tally (13 did not vote).  Among those who opposed the resolution: Jamaal Bowman (D-NY)

Is it Time to Ban “Assault Knives”?

The plans for controlling violence always seem to focus on “gun control”.  Meanwhile, many crimes around the world are actually committed with other common devices that are repurposed as weapons, such as automobiles and knives.  This cumulative posting, which began

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

Still Too Many “Journalists”

As documented in various postings on this blog, approximately five years ago I started noticing that many sports and science-related web sites (formerly magazines) moved from factual reporting to political advocacy.   In fact, I started removing many of the links

The Age of the Endarkenment

Update Bret Weinstein testifies before congress about the impending Age of Endarkenment™:   March 19, 2023 Simple commentary from James Kunstler about the wacky age in which we are living and the likelihood that the craziness must stop: And the