Sunday, October 17, 2021

“Torn Apart by Qanon", Australian TV on a family that turns in its own son

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“Torn Apart by Qanon” by ABC News Australia, and Four Corners, caption “This family reported their son to national security authorities over QAnon”.

An extended family in Brisbane, which often had bog reunions in Hawaii, prepares for such while wildfires rage in Australia just before the pandemic becomes known. .Gradually they become concerned with a son’s preoccupations and associations with the fringe right.

wikipedia NASA photo pf 2019 wildfires

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

“Taliban Takeover” on Frontline

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Taliban Takeover on PBS Frontline, 53 min, by James Dorian, narrated Will Lyman, lays out the effect of Taliban rule in Afghanistan suddenly as Biden withdrew. 

Yet ISIS still competes, militarizing boys and declaring world domination.

Under Taliban girls’ education ends at 6th grade.

Wikipedia embed of scenery near Kabul

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

NBC; La Brea, the Tar Pit


With NBC’s La Brea we are thrown into the lost World  below the old tar pits almost immediately, with little frame of reference for either the separated family or the swallowed Los Angeles left above.

Not credible yet.

Sunday, October 10, 2021

CNN “The Legacy of Vincent Chin” with Lisa Ling

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CNN “The Legacy of Vincent Chin” “aired on “This Is Life” with Lisa Ling. Los Angeles Times review by Stephen Battaglio.

The modern attacks on Asian decent Americans was triggered by the auto recession of the 80’s triggered by the Middle East oil shocks. It would climax in a brutal murder where the perp never did jail time.

The episode covered the Chinese Exclusion Actand FDR’s internment of the Nisei during WWII. 

Friday, October 01, 2021

John Fish revisits his freshman Harvard videos, makes important observation NCAA rules


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John Fish made a second video about his senior dorm at Harvard in which he embedded a baby video from first room as a freshman, as reopening to back on campus.

But the most significant point was that as a freshman athlete  (track) he couldn’t mention that on his own videos (monetized) as NCAA regarded that as conflict of interest. The rule has changed

Thursday, September 30, 2021

A Real homer in the Congressional baseball game


The Congressional baseball game was played at Nationals Park and the GOP won 13-12, as the visiting team.  The first pitch of the game was roped as an out-of-park homer. CSPAN link.



Wednesday, September 29, 2021

PragerU doc on Big Tech oligarchy exploitimg wokeness


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Restricted : How Big Tech is taking away your freedom” from PragerU, hosted by JP Sears and David Rubin.

The problems started in 2013, increased with Trump’s run in 2016. And took off with Charlottesville in 2017.

Tech has created a power base in intersectional wokeness.  Hence it has attacked competition like Parler.