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Thursday, September 27, 2018

Kavanaugh hearings

Joseph N. Welch stood up to Sen. Joseph McCarthy at the Senate Army-McCarthy hearings on June 9, 1954, responding "Have you no decency, sir, at long last? Have you left no sense of decency?"

This totally applies to the Republican Party in 2018.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

News Factoids for Third Quarter 2018

Germany produces 85% of its electric power from renewables.

MAKES SENSE TO ME: When you’re stressed, you eat ice cream, cake, chocolate, and sweets. Why? Because stressed spelled backwards is desserts.

Americans own 46% of the world's 1 billion guns, per U.N. report.
~~ headline at TIME Magazine

U.S. drug companies increased prices for 104 drugs by an average of 31.5% (!!) in June.

Facebook says that posts on my account have 300 'likes' (7/2018) - up 100 since May.

Many open American jobs are going begging just now because positions that require a bachelor's degree are offering $10-$12 per hour.

A survey in February 2016 found that 20 percent of Donald Trump supporters think that ending slavery was a bad idea.

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