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From the Slope of Hope: Let's get this out of the way first: the product's name is dumb. I've heard enough people stumble over the name, get it wrong, or not remember it at all to know that, from a marketing perspective, the name sucks.

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"The Only Thing the God of the Bible Managed to Create Was Organic Beings, Trees, Giraffes, and Humans. If We Succeed Then Very Soon We Will Be Beyond the God of the Bible."

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Behind Washington's desperate appeal for tanks and other lethal weaponry for Ukraine, looms the nagging prospect that Russia's winter offensive may have already begun in the south where heavy fighting has broken out along the Line of Contact in t

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Do you ever get the feeling that we are governed and (ahem!) educated by idiots? And if we are, it's a serious problem. Public policies crafted by idiots cost rafts of money and damage our civilization.

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It used to be that truth was an absolute defense against libel - the latter being, essentially, a claim that information conveyed to others is false and defamatory.

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If you've been forced to pay the state money for not having caused any harm lately – i.e., been issued what is styled a "ticket" because you drove faster than an arbitrarily posted "speed limit" says you may, or made a right turn on red (

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If we don't teach our children how to spot cults and con artists they might grow into adults who lie on roads, tie themselves to cranes, and throw soup on a Van Gogh. Those who benefit from Climate "action" are exploiting mentally ill people.

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The income tax is a terrible affront, of course. It is based on the odious idea that when you earn money, you owe it – to people who didn't work for it but who have the power to take it.

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As we mentioned in Lesson #2, once hard and aggressive people in other places knew that kingship worked so well in Mesopotamia, they began to copy it. And so the "kingship from Eridu" model began to spread all through the ancient Near East. But w

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The world's top 0.001% -- the ultra-wealthy-- and the modern empires they control -- Big Tech, Big Pharma and Big Ag -- are not only responsible for destroying the planet and sending most of humanity into financial and health crises, they're inte