This is what I think about 9/11.
President Bush -- Fool me Once
President Bush makes a fool of the United States while trying to recite the classic "Fool me once, shame on you; Fool me twice, shame on me"
When Ground Zero was Radio Row • Radio Diaries - via Podcast Addict
A century ago, before the twin towers were built, the neighborhood now known as Ground Zero was home to the largest collection of radio and electronics stores in the world. Back then, it was known as Radio Row.
Biden’s Speech on Vaccine Mandates and the Delta Variant: Full Transcript https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/09/us/politics/biden-vaccine-mandates-transcript.html?smid=tw-share
Also, BLM, etc, but I wonder if any terrorist acts will be considered "fair game" because of perceived righteousness? The only bad men are men who punch the idea known as Antifa, who are white skaters but "black."
I think it's way more likely to make a progressive activist such as the Weather Underground commit acts of terror than right wing Americans. Their goal was "to create a revolutionary party to overthrow American imperialism," which seems like the goal of Progressives. Or, eco-terrorists like the Earth Liberation Front or Earth First.
Listen to "My memories of 9/11 a Decade Later S2E30" by ChrisCast with Chris Abraham. ⚓
It’s been a decade since the morning when I was driving home only to discover, via WAMU 88.5FM, that a plane had crashed into a Twin Tower in lower Manhattan.
"Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience."
- C. S. Lewis
Thought experiment: authoritarianism for public safety is still authoritarianism, especially since "keeping you safe" is a most excellent way for authoritarians to enact authoritarianism. It's a perfect system. Who doesn't want to feel—and be—safer? Who doesn't want to protect widows and orphans? Monsters! It's genius! I mean, theoretically.
Great episode, actually...
Biden Targets Unvaccinated With New Covid Rules • Erin Burnett OutFront - via Podcast Addict
President Joe Biden targets unvaccinated people with new covid rules saying, " we've been patient, but our patience is wearing thin... your refusal has cost all of us." Biden rips governors who are trying to "undermine" covid fight. Biden also targets businesses with more than 100 workers, federal workers, head start programs and health care staff.
A Murder of Crows • Snap Judgment Presents: Spooked - via Podcast Addict
Birds talk to each other about everything -- where to find food, where to roost, when to migrate. What messages might they have for us? STORIES The Head We all know the old wives’ tales: don’t walk under a ladder or you’ll have bad luck; don’t step on the crack or you’ll break your mama’s back. Dan is about to discover another, more sinister omen… with deadly consequences.
Getting back on the sliding saddle for the Concept2 Fall Team Challenge https://chrisa.substack.com/p/getting-back-on-the-sliding-saddle
I'm so grateful to have it under control. #afib sucks. Thank you medical science and sleep doctors and giving up drinking and wearing a biPAP/CPAP and an amazing cardiologist and an amazing electrocardiologist. It takes a village to get Chris back to sinus rhythm!
Sweeping new vaccine mandates for 100 million Americans - NewsBreak
President Joe Biden is set to announce sweeping new federal vaccine requirements affecting as many as 100 million Americans in an all-out effort to increase COVID-19 vaccinations and curb the surging delta variant
Sweeping new vaccine mandates for 100 million Americans #NewsBreak
You'll love this stuff.
Coomer Update + Maricopa Canvass Results • Conservative Daily Podcast - via Podcast Addict
On this episode, Joe recaps the deposition he gave earlier today to Eric Coomer's attorneys. Then, we discuss the new Maricopa County canvass results, suggesting that unprecedented numbers of ghost and uncounted ballots were cast in the 2020 election. The Biden Admin BLOCKED Americans from escaping!
"On September 11, 2001, Bobby McIlvaine was killed, along with nearly 3,000 other Americans. In the 20 years since, his parents and brother have searched for ways to live through, and with, their grief." https://www.theatlantic.com/podcasts/archive/2021/09/september-11-bobby-mcilvaine-grief/620012/
Доверяй, но проверяй
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Sorry, it's a private playground for Comrade Chris and his friends.