An increasingly repressive totalitarian state is arising in Communist Han China

February 23, 2018 § Leave a comment

it will create a society of no non-government approved laughter or cheer. The corruption is in Beijing, not on the farm.
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1089905.shtml

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stay out of the clutches of mediocrity.

February 19, 2018 § Leave a comment

Charles Bukowski > Quotes > Quotable Quote
Charles Bukowski
“invent yourself and then reinvent yourself,
don’t swim in the same slough.
invent yourself and then reinvent yourself and
stay out of the clutches of mediocrity.

invent yourself and then reinvent yourself,
change your tone and shape so often that they can never categorize you.

reinvigorate yourself and
accept what is
but only on the terms that you have invented
and reinvented.

be self-taught.

and reinvent your life because you must;
it is your life and
its history
and the present
belong only to
you.”

― Charles Bukowski, The Pleasures of the Damned
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US, and others, intervention in the internal affairs of the Han…

February 13, 2018 § Leave a comment

Chinese Civil War: Air and Naval Forces 1946-49

He’s eager because, as is his wont, he is ‘color blind’ to factual truth.

February 6, 2018 § Leave a comment

His lawyers are concerned that the president, who has a history of making false statements and contradicting himself, could be charged with lying to investigators. Their stance puts them at odds with Mr. Trump, who has said publicly and privately that he is eager to speak with Mr. Mueller as part of the investigation into possible ties between his associates and Russia’s election interference, and whether he obstructed justice.

https://boingboing.net/2018/02/05/trumps-lawyers-tell-him-to-r.html

War is a crime as it should be… long-term effects

February 6, 2018 § Leave a comment

You say ‘social sciences’. I say ‘bullshit’. How to game it

February 5, 2018 § Leave a comment

https://rolfzwaan.blogspot.fr/2013/09/how-to-cook-up-your-own-social-priming.html

Silly predictable bullshit that passes as ‘social science’… you can judge a paper by its title

February 5, 2018 § Leave a comment

http://andrewgelman.com/2018/02/04/36072/

…the social-psychology-article template, with features such as a double-barreled title with catchy phrase followed by a deterministic claim (“Poisoned Praise: Discounted Praise Backfires and Undermines Subordinate Impressions in the Minds of the Powerful”) and a lead-off celebrity quote (“Flattery and knavery are blood relations. — Abraham Lincoln”).

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