In an effort to pretend he’s saving energy and doing his part to fight climate change, Biden’s Transportation Secretary, Pete Buttigieg, used an armored Suburban to bring a bike within a short distance of his destination, unload it, and then ride in with an armed security detail in tow. The fact that he is riding… Read More Pete Buttigieg’s Act Riding a Bike to Work
A campus performance of Aristophanes’ The Clouds during 2016 at Bard College in Berlin, staged by alumna Maria Khan and a group of students. The play is Aristophanes’ lampooning Socrates and ancient Athens’ intellectual class. A play Thomas Sowell would certainly appreciate. It starts at 6:20. PHOTO CREDIT: Strepsiades and Pheidippides are discussing, Socrates is hanging in… Read More “The Clouds” by Aristophanes
By now many of you may have seen or read about the smack down conducted by comedian Ricky Gervais at last night’s 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Taken by itself, what Gervais said was terrific and really gave Hollywood elites the scolding they deserved. People resent being preached to by Hollywood celebrities that they pay… Read More Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globe Monologue Was Bittersweet
One video blogger looks back at Captain Planet cartoon series and the environmentalist messages it transmitted with absolute revulsion. It not only demonized businessmen and laborers, but humans in general. To some environmentalists, the cartoon series didn’t go far enough in it’s condemnations of humanity and its activities.
Futurama‘s 2002 episode Crimes of the Hot was pitched at the time as being a vehicle to highlight the perils of human-induced climate change. After seeing the episode again tonight, it is abundantly clear the show is a spoof of the entire subject. The episode also serves as a warning of the true intent of… Read More “Futurama” episode parodies climate change, slams Al Gore
SeaWorld was down but it isn’t out. ABC News states entertainment park recently conducted a new show involving orcas debuted over the weekend in which it is being pitched as different than the prior program that resulted in the public relations nightmare SeaWorld experienced resulting from the movie, Blackfish. The new performance is called Orca… Read More SeaWorld thumbs its nose at PETA
Since this is Labor Day weekend I hope many of you are taking the time to relax and enjoy the time off. For my readers who are staying home and are considering things to do, if movies are on your agenda I know of some great flicks you can take in. I give accolades not… Read More Labor Day movie suggestion: “Thunder Bay”