Has a Gestapo taken over America?

This is the way our freedom ends - swiftly, and always in the guise of protecting the people from an imaginary enemy within. The U.S. Government will work to find ways to counter the polarization often fueled by disinformation, misinformation, and dangerous conspiracy theories online, supporting an information environment that fosters healthy democratic discourse. -White … Continue reading Has a Gestapo taken over America?

“The Germans” Fawlty Towers episode ruled racist, but no Netflix warning on a Nazi dvd

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tms0yk9kqVM&w=836&h=470 The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) decided Thursday, last week, that it must protect viewers from a very funny Monty Python sketch, which parodied Nazis in World War II. That conflict resulted in about 30 million deaths, and was started by Germany's invasion of Poland in 1939. The episode contains racial slurs, so we are … Continue reading “The Germans” Fawlty Towers episode ruled racist, but no Netflix warning on a Nazi dvd

Poynter blacklist backlash stops corporate toadies’ initial effort to censor more than 500 websites it doesn’t like

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vEvEmkMNYHY Some three million persons visit the Drudge Report every day. After all, this is the site that broke the Monica Lewinsky intern sexual harassment story of how President Bill Clinton used a closet in the White House to climax his reputation as creepy sex maniac. But you are a bad boy or girl if … Continue reading Poynter blacklist backlash stops corporate toadies’ initial effort to censor more than 500 websites it doesn’t like

Terrorism defiles history in Upper Sandusky

The gravel road seemed endless this past August, as I was driving to visit friends in Upper Sandusky, Ohio, a quiet, rural, almost backwoods section of Wyandot County, best known for a battle near the end of the Revolutionary War and the heroic death of Colonel William Crawford. This bucolic lifestyle of today belies the … Continue reading Terrorism defiles history in Upper Sandusky