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Ad Astra Per Aspera ~ To the Stars Through Difficulties


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  • Why Terrorism Works: Cowardice.
    June 20, 2017

    The tactical goal of terrorism is to terrorize people.  It works because, and only because, politicians and newspapers unanimously help it work.   To the best of my knowledge, not one one major newspaper and no one major politician has ever had the courage to stand up after a terrorist gunman killed five people and say:Grow up! ...

  • Protesting KPERS Pensions
    June 11, 2017

    The Koch-funded Kansas Policy Institute has a hit piece on Kansas government pensioners, complaining because a small share of them stand to gain over $1M (but only if they live at least 20 years. (but only if they survive 20 years or so after retirement).   News flash: that amounts to $50K per year, definitely a decent amount ...

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