Category Archives: Qt

Come on in, the looting’s fine


News Headline: “Trump tax plan would shift trillions from U.S. coffers to the richest.”
The system works.

From Poor QT’s Almanack


Today is Law Day.
Three days remain until the National Day of Prayer.
An easy way to keep track:
More often than not, if you are poor and accused of breaking a former, you don’t have a latter.

From Poor QT’s Almanack


Today is Law Day.
Three days remain until the National Day of Prayer.
An easy way to keep track:
More often than not, if you are poor and accused of breaking a former, you don’t have a latter.

Cruel and usual


News Headline: “Fourth Arkansas inmate executed in eight days convulses on gurney.”
The 10 nations that execute the most people these days are:
China, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Pakistan,  Egypt, the United States, Somalia, Bangladesh and Malaysia.
For those interested in the company we keep.

QT loud guy at the end of the bar update


News Headline:  “A hundred days of Trump.”
News Headline:  “The week in 60 seconds.”
Found: A way to get through the next hundred days in 14.3 minutes.
You can thank QT later.

Biblical proportions in the news


News Headline: “Trump supporters keep faith: ‘He was sent by God.’ ”
OK. Let’s see.
Locusts, lice, frogs, darkness. . . .

We have seen the present, and it does not work


College students at a conference in Brighton, England, were instructed not to cheer or whoop because cheering and whooping are not sufficiently inclusive of the deaf.
The conference earlier banned applause because clapping sounds might “trigger anxiety.”

From Poor QT’s Almanack


On this day in history 514 years ago, the Spanish defeated the French at the Battle of Cerignola, which seemed important at the time.

High crimes and misdemeanors in the news


News Headline: “Transparency doesn’t seem to be among the Trump administration’s priorities.”
And yet he is so easy to see through.

QT Early Warning System


Fifteen days remain until the National Geography Bee, which will be somewhere out East.