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The nationalist movement (that) has swept much of rural America

I remember when liberals taunted us about white nationalists being a small minority of whites. They aren’t laughing any more   The same study found that these participants viewed immigrants moving into their neighborhood as an existential threat. These experimental … Continue reading

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The screen free community is the utopian experiment of the future

There have been experiments in utopian living. Brook Farm (1841-1846): The Transcendentalist Romance. Site of Brook Farm in West Roxbury, Massachusetts. … Fruitlands (1843-1844): The Farm Without Farmers. … New Harmony (1825-1829): The Boatload of Knowledge. … Oneida (1848−1881): The … Continue reading

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Brute Force Memorization,or Повторение мать учения, is how Russians and Chinese master STEM

In the USA, there is a certain “snobbery” among math teachers, who think that “Problem Solvers” type books are “cheating,” at learning math and physics.  You’re supposed to just have the problem, and the final answer, and come up with … Continue reading

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Tim Wise calls for denazification of the planet, lol

Tim, Denazification was an atrocity committed against the German people after World War II.  Of course, it was an age of atrocities; it was one among many. But it was not justified by 2018 standards or done in any way … Continue reading

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Keoni writes: Kill Your Television — vulture of critique

Keoni wrote: For many years, I used to refer to the infernal idiot box as the “Tell-a-Vision.” It was a term I cribbed from Nancy Levant, authoress of The Cultural Devastation of American Women. She was one of the first … Continue reading

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Future orientation is anti-Idiocracy

In the old days they had work houses and town farms to absorb and function as in loco parentis to chronological adults who are still mental children I see in the works of our New England forebears a focus on … Continue reading

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Mind War is a Time Machine for manipulating the Future using Economics as a Heuristic

Mind War is a branch of economics, because it is about affecting the sum of our decisions.  Economics is all about decision trees of tradeoffs and opportunity costs. The sum of our decisions, plus Fate, puts us in our present … Continue reading

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