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Political Perception, Conspiracies and Violence

On this day in 44 BC, a conspiratorial group of self-titled “Liberators” stab Julius Caesar to death in a location adjacent to the Theatre of…

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Posted in Headlines Health Media Religion Social Issues Terrorism

What We Want Is Certainty

“Randomness… goes against the human grain. What we want is certainty. When that goes away, we connect the dots with another glue: anxiety.” That was…

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Posted in Headlines Politics Right Wing Myths Satire / Humor Social Issues

The Primary Meme in America: Be Afraid. Be Very Afraid.

A meme (rhymes with “cream”) is a unit of culture, an idea.  It is usually linguistic in nature and is easily transmitted from one mind…

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North Korea Is No Goliath

  North Korea and China’s End-game The recent alarmist rhetoric coming out of North Korea resulting in reactionary stories and hyper sensationalized headlines from both…

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Reality Check: Fear is Not Patriotic

Those who cheat think everyone cheats. Those who steal assume everyone steals. Those who lie assume everyone lies. I’ll come back to that in a…

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