Science

Fear Mongering in the Anti-GMO Age We Live In

Real Bullshit The attached image was posted on the Snopes Facebook group with the usual question attached, is this true? No. No it’s not true, but it sounds emotionally true to anyone who thinks farming is a clean business, or that food is somehow sanctified by nature when it grows wild somewhere. Even in 1913 …

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Economics Immigration Podcast Science

The Psychology of Hate?

I had a few objections to this episode of Inquiring Minds. I think all of this ties back to the episode that aired right before the election last November, the episode where the hosts and journalists being interviewed just assume that Hillary Clinton would win the election, that Trump voters were some crazy fringe of …

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Immigration OHM Politics

The First White President?

“By his sixth month in office, embroiled in scandal after scandal, a Pew Research Center poll found Trump’s approval rating underwater with every single demographic group. Every demographic group, that is, except one: people who identified as white.” From The First White President by Ta-Nehisi Coates Amazon.com An essay from his collection of essays due …

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A Vote Suppression Masquerade

Trump’s so-called “Presidential Advisory Commission on Voter Integrity” convenes for the second time today, in New Hampshire. It will be chaired Kris Kobach, Vice chair of the Commission (the chair is Vice President Mike Pence).  Kobach trying to make the case that voter fraud was rife in New Hampshire in the 2016 presidential election – …

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OHM Politics

Trump’s GOP in a Nutshell

MSNBC This racist is the poster child for today’s GOP. If they don’t like him as their poster child, they should kick him out of their party and primary him. Because he is a joke. A laughingstock. A parody of every KKK member and Nazi saluting clueless rube in the country. Seriously. Why do the …

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