If We Were Making a Dictatorship…

…just what would that look like? (And don’t kid yourselves it’s just the USA).  Again, we usually do not post videos here in this space. I saw this this morning […]

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The Earthly Quest for Edible Foodstuffs

In part one our alien friend Spokey was left sufficiently puzzled over man’s handling of his own food sources with many toxic end results for the consumer. How can the law makers in authority who have the food safety monitoring bodies and scientists in academia working to the ends of bringing no harm to the public, end up with increasingly opposing results? The puzzlement by now had reached an exponential growth rate in poor old Spokey’s head. He examined further examples of this and found the following…

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Filter on the Roof (satire)

Following the IDF difficulties in defeating Hamas’s ballistic warfare, the Israeli Government is now urgently searching for contractors with some advanced experience in large scale reinforced concrete constructions. The mission ahead is the building of a solid concrete roof over the entire Jewish State. PM Netanyahu is determined that the only way to defend Israel’s populated area is to cover the Jewish State with a thick layer of iron and cement.

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A Quick Rant: Letter to My Russian Friends…

The new Tartars come from the west – letter to my Russian friends. Many things happen these days; and my problem is, that I know little of Russia, of Russian history and culture – and nothing of the Russian language. But during my visit to Moscow last weekend I literally „met“ the Russian Saint and hero, Ilya Muromets. His bust of white marble was positioned in a big official meeting room – his wonderful face and its strong expression met my immediate curiosity.

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The Dangerous Imagination: Book Excerpt

I Mage In. “People who wanted their kids schooled had them schooled even then; people who didn’t didn’t. That was more or less true for most of us right into the twentieth century: as late as1920, only 32 percent of American kids went past elementary school. If that sounds impossible, consider the practice in Switzerland today where only 23 percent of the student population goes to high school, though Switzerland has the world’s highest per capita income in the world.”

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Dear Readers, Meet the Ticker.

As of this morning, 10 July, 2014, we are in 57 countries!!!   I have been striving to bring important but neglected perhaps stories to a page at Vortex I […]

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Tampering and the Ancient Art of Self Defense

You could call it witness tampering, which is what it is. And if the jury had not hung itself, as I like to put it, and created a temporary lull in what may play out to be an even bigger deal than 9/11 and Sandy Hook, we would not have still another few months to potentially turn the tables … Those tables are very tough to budge but we can absolutely try, folks!

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