From Pine View Farm

Mandate Man 0

Red-hatted man holds up two documents and says,

Image via The Bob Cesca Show Blog.

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QOTD 0

Fawn M. Brodie:

A man’s memory is bound to be a distortion of his past in accordance with his present interests, and the most faithful autobiography is likely to mirror less what a man was than what he has become.

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The Privatization Scam, Maskless Marauders Dept. 0

A maskless marauder drops the (figurative) mask. (Warning: short ad at the end.)

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Fly the Fiendly Skies 0

The Register investigates a plane truth.

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The Switch 0

A Republican with integrity. Who knew?

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Maskless Marauders 0

At Psychology Today Blogs, Eugen Dimant discusses some disheartening research. His summary:

  • Attitudes regarding mask-wearing behavior are highly polarized.
  • We tested Republicans and Democrats separately on whether we could increase the rates at which people wear masks.
  • We found that behavior change is difficult in such a polarizing environment and nudges alone might not be enough.

Follow link for details and the study, its methodology, and its findings.

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“An Armed Society Is a Polite Society” 0

Ensure that your progeny display politeness at their educational institutions.

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If One Standard Is Good, Two Must Be Better 0

Title:  Logic 101.  Image:  Mitch McConnell at podium saying,

Via Juanita Jean.

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All the History that Fits 0

Via C&L, which has commentary.

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Gertrude Stein:

Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense.

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Vaccine Nation 0

We got our Pfizer COVID boosters today at our local drug store of choice.

We trust science. And scientists. And people who have whaddyacallem “qualifications.”

We don’t trust randos on Facebook.

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Devolution 0

Elvie enters the room carrying a paint roller and says,

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Maskless Marauders 0

At the Hartford Courant, Kevin Rennie points out that words matter.

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Vaccine Nation 0

Frame One:  Death says,

Via The Bob Cesca Show Blog.

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Calling It Quits 0

Thom and Professor Richard Wolff discuss what’s behind the shortage of workers.

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The Tantrum 0

Danae’s father has told mandated her to clean up her room . . . .

Danae is straightening up her room, while singing,

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The Cult 0

PoliticalProf.

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Facebook Frolics 0

Fraudulent frolics.

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Richard Rohr:

Power should be entrusted only to those who do not seek it.

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Break Time 0

Off to drink liberally.

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