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Murray Hill, for Congress

Blog: February 6th, 2010

Murray Hill Incorporated, a PR firm is running for Congress here is their snazzy ad. This was just to Awesome not to post! Hat tip to No right Turn

Kiwipolitico article

Blog: August 24th, 2010

Brilliant article on Kiwipolitico about the coarsening of American politics In the US, a return to primordialism. In retrospect, it seems obvious. Given the venomous attacks on Barack Obama in the 2008 election campaign, the move towards a “post-racial” society was never going to happen.  Instead the reverse transpired, with race, religion and ethnicity now […]

Military Recruitment Ads

Blog: November 25th, 2010

I found these videos on You tube, thought they might be of interest to people. .. Japan Self Defence Force Navy vs American Navy .. American Marine Corps vs Swedish Nordic Battlegroup .. Military recruitment ads from different countries Both Ads elicit very strong emotional responses, but the American ads are bombastic, over bearing and […]

Creativity Crisis

Blog: February 1st, 2011

Alarmist agitprop about how America is falling behind the rest of the world. It does talk about how different ways of teaching kids effects their ability to be creative. I found these bits the most interesting. Having studied the childhoods of highly creative people for decades, Claremont Graduate University’s Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and University of Northern […]

Occupy Wall Street and Police brutality

Blog: September 29th, 2011

Lawrence O’donnell from MSNBC show The Last Word explaining how it is. Real interesting stuff especially towards the end where he looks at the wider issue of excessive police force in the States.

Woman with a Water Jug

July 2nd, 2012