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The politicization of dairy.

Have you ever come across something that was so incredibly ignorant that you can’t just wonder how the hell some people remember to breathe? I did. But first, lets talk about lactose. Lactose is a  disaccharide, or a sugar that … Continue reading

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Statistics, what the hell is going on with the African American homicide rate?

One of the most interesting things I’ve found is that simultaneously the “death by gun” rate for African Americans and the “homicide rate” for African Americans can be summed up at the same number. I say “interesting” because anyone who … Continue reading

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Man, bear, cliff, gun. Variations on a theme.

There is a theme of a bear, on a cliff trail, meeting a hunter with rugged snow capped mountains in the background, that has caught on in the firearms world. Sometimes you’ll see it for the made up brand of … Continue reading

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The Yellow Vest Protests in France

The French are rioting (again). This time over a fuel tax. The Fishwrapper Of Record, the New York Times, has actually got some pretty accurate reporting on the situation that amazingly isn’t in awe of “European Socialism.” https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/01/world/europe/france-yellow-vests-protests-macron.html Some of … Continue reading

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Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez

One of the worst mistakes that you can make in military terms is to “misunderestimate” your opponent, the situation, and the second and third order effects. The election of 29 year old Boston University graduate (Economics and International Relations) Alexandra … Continue reading

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Prepping versus Surviving

My friend recently sent out an email or two with some of his thoughts on the difference between “preppers” and “survivalists.” I thought long and hard about what he sent. Being prepared, having stockpiled food, medicine, other sundry supplies on … Continue reading

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The Trial

“Mr. Talifer, you have been charged with illegal manufacture of a firearm, manslaughter, and reckless disregard for human life, how do you plead?” The judge asked, her pleasant alto voice swallowed by the dark wood and padded benches in the … Continue reading

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