President Obama regarding the latest U.S. mass shooting:
“The United States of America is the one advanced nation on Earth in which we do not have sufficient common-sense gun safety laws. . . .”
QT Abridged Too Far Dictionary of the English Language:
advanced adj. 1.far along in development or progress. 2. as an advanced nation. 3. which is what we like to call the United States. 4. despite the violence. 5. and the full-time workers on food stamps. 6. and the failing schools. 7. and the limited health care. 8. and the collapsing infrastructure. 9. but we’re really rich. 10. so we get away with it. 11. which seems to make us the Donald Trump of nations. 12. which is a chilling thought for the day.
News Headline: “Meth lab discovered inside U.S. government building.”
It wasn’t the U.S. Capitol.
But it would have been an explanation.
News Headline: “Ohio cops hunt 70 juveniles in late-night ‘mob and rob’ of Circle K store.”
It takes a village.
Tuesday, June 30, 8312 N. Interstate 35, Austin, Texas.
News Headline: “Ted Cruz outlines energy bill with fewer restrictions on fracking.”
News Headline: “Fracking industry billionaires give record $15 million to Ted Cruz’s
For those not familiar with the technology of fracking:
It is achieved by the high-pressure injection of money into politicians, causing fractures in integrity that allow the extraction of delays in safety regulation.
Don’t you love science?
News Headline: “Obama pushing for ‘largest gun grab in American history’: NRA.”
But it will probably have to wait until his invasion of Texas is complete.
B.R., a New York City reader, writes:
“I was watching a‘ ’60 Minutes’ segment about Neil deGrasse Tyson. Did I hear this astrophysicist misuse the word ‘phenomenon,’ of all words, as a plural?”
You are referring to this statement:
“In astrophysics, we care about how matter, motion and energy manifest in objects and phenomenon in the universe. . . .”
This is available on video.
So there is scientific evidence here.
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