I created the Heavens and the Earth.
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Non-Profit hospital patient charges have increased 40% since 2010 [The Economist 29 Nov]
Contrasting Headlines 4 Dec:“Europe Turns The Tables on the Great Disrupter” – NY Times“Trump Seizes Global Stage” – The Dallas Morning News
Don’t worry, Betty will drop out after March (she should never have revealed her written plan).
As I told my 6 year old grandson as we looked out from the hilltop last Thursday. This is the Earth. We broke it. It sucks to be you.
He is the least politically experienced of the major candidates, that is fact, not opinion. However, he’s also one of, if not the brightest (highest IQ) candidate. What this means is, if elected, Pete will encounter an extremely sharp learning curve and, just like Obama who only had slightly more experience, Pete will make mistakes that a person with more experience would not. Because of this my ideal ticket has Pete in the VP slot.
There was a fascinating paper released by McFadden & Lusk that explains why people believe in UFOs but not in climate change, are afraid of genetically modified food and vaccinations, etc. The reasons include: misinterpreting information, illusionary correlations, selectively scrutinizing information, information-processing problems, knowledge, political affiliation, and cognitive function.
A consequence of the computer: too many novels that should never have been written.
Not to worry. For a half century the political scientists have told us that a crowded field of presidential candidates is best for Democracy, because it acts to separate the good from the bad, so that only the best remains. After all, look what it did for the GOP in 2016.
Johnson was impeached for not following a rule passed by a radical majority Congress that was later ruled unconstitutional. Clinton was impeached for lying about a getting a hummer. History shows the grounds for impeachment are whatever the majority want them to be.