Jim Dubsky

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How Autocracy Will Come To America

<b>The uniqueness of the 2016 election is the radicalism of the winner – in terms of content, manner, and temperament. There is no precedent among mature democracies for the election as head of government of someone so gross, so ignorant, so bigoted and so inexperienced. Further, it is inconceivable</b> …

On Rural America: Understanding Isn’t The Problem

The Secret Psychology of Facebook: Why We Like, Share, Comment and Keep Coming Back

Whenever I hop onto Facebook to do something specific—find a link I saved for later or see what’s happening on Buffer’s Facebook page, …

With President Trump, Is The American Experiment Over?

Empire Of Chaos<p><b>Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com</b><p>The one thing you could say about empires is that, at or near their height, they have always represented a principle of order as well as domination. So here’s the confounding thing about the American version of empire in the years when this country …

Garrison Keillor: Trump voters will see his disasters fall on them—more than anyone else

Author and radio personality Garrison Keillor took to pen and wrote an opinion piece in the <i>Washington Post</i> on Wednesday. Like many other political …

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Farewell, America

America died on Nov. 8, 2016, not with a bang or a whimper, but at its own hand via electoral suicide. We the people chose a man who has shredded our …

Society

Here’s Why We Grieve Today

I don’t think you understand us right now. I think you think this is about politics. I think you believe this is all just sour grapes; the crocodile …

One in Four Married Americans Do Not Share Same Religion as Wife, Husband

Twenty-five percent of married adults in the United States have different religious beliefs than their husband or wife. That could be a Christian …

I’m with stupid: The entire 2016 election has been an insult to our intelligence

Donald Trump isn’t the only one to lie with impunity. Logic, facts and intelligence are the losers in this election<p>Back in 2008 only weeks away from the election of Barack Obama as president, British journalist George Monbiot wondered how U.S. politics had come to be “dominated by people who make a …

7 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent

And cheaper, too!<p>Chances are you’re familiar with Google Flights. The travel search engine does everything you assume it would, like locate flights based on your ideal outbound time, inbound time and number of stops. After all, it’s the same technology that powers both KAYAK and Orbitz.<p>The site …

The Cheesy Pierogi Casserole Dylan Dreyer Can't Stop Thinking About

Ginger-Garlic Soup Made With 52 Cloves of Garlic Can Defeat Colds, Flu and Even Norovirus - Complete Health and Happiness

Garlic Soup Made With 52 Cloves of Garlic Can Defeat Colds, Flu and Even Norovirus<p>Forget the flu shot. A soup based on more than 50 cloves of garlic, …

Political Prisoners in Thailand

We continue to be mystified regarding the motives for the arrest of Buddha Issara, now defrocked and held in jail, now known as Suwit Thongprasert.<p>We …

All about Trump: A presumed golden touch dims on closer look

WASHINGTON (AP) — There's nothing like a presidential campaign to shine a bright light into the nooks, crannies and back alleys of a candidate's life. And there's nothing like Donald Trump in the annals of U.S. politics.<p>Some of what's been revealed about Trump's predatory personal interactions, …

Donald Trump

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 June 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>May 25, 2018<p>Fancy travelling in style? Well, now you very much can with this new baggage companion, newly released into …

Foo Fighters

The Best Lasagna Recipes You Can Make

So much ooey, gooey cheese.<p>Lasagna embodies everything we love about pasta. It’s hearty, soul-warming and comforting — plus it comes served in a cheese-crusted casserole dish. Lasagna is <i>the</i> quintessential comfort food. And what do we love more than comfort food? Absolutely nothing.<p>Many of us only …

Breaking point: America approaching a period of disintegration, argues anthropologist Peter Turchin

<b>Unrest in Charlotte, NC, September 20, 2016. (Reuters/Adam Rhew)</b><p>Anthropologist Peter Turchin’s “Ages of Discord” provides a crucial decoder ring for Trump-era social strife<p>Paul Rosenberg<p>October 1, 2016 2:45pm (UTC)<p>As the 2016 campaign reaches fever pitch, the more heat there is and the less light …

US election: Hillary Clinton targets Mormon voters and Donald Trump calls 'copycat' on planes

Take a city full of world leaders, a bomber blowing up pressure cookers filled with shrapnel and a presidential campaign in which the candidates are …

Government

How airlines set their ticket prices – plus tips to beat them at their own game

The once-simple task of purchasing a plane ticket has become a science in its own right.<p>The savvy traveller now has a myriad of variables to take into account when plotting air travel – from the day of booking and time of service to choice of airline and whether the route is direct or indirect – …

Qatar Airways

How To Get The Best Seat On An Airplane, According To Flight Attendants And Experts

These tips will have you flying in style.<p>There’s a perfect day to book your ticket and a perfect time (more or less) to get to the airport. So where’s the perfect place to sit?<p>A study from budget airline easyJet claims to pinpoint the perfect airplane seat: 7F. Their reasoning? It sells the best. …