The ramblings of a giant squid…

Archive for the Politics and Activism category

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A blast from the past… an old anti-spam policy

Entertainment, Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Politics and Activism, Security, Technology

I was going over some ancient archives of my old web sites and found this gem.  I still believe this is how spam and spammers should be dealt with, and it’s a shame it never caught on.  This was originally published in late 1997 or early 1998. Unsolicited Commercial E-mail Policy Unsolicited commercial email (AKA […]

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How many people have to die before we put an end to alternative medicine quackery?

Current Events, Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Math and Science, Politics and Activism

Another child is dead, and more parents have criminal convictions for using quackery instead of medicine to treat their child’s illness.  How long are people going to tolerate this alternative medicine crap?  How many more people have to die before we bring the weight of government down hard on these charlatans whose purpose in life is […]

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An offer for the USA

Current Events, Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Politics and Activism

I know I’m speaking out of turn when I speak for the whole Commonwealth of Nations, but I think this is an idea whose time has come. USA… you’re in trouble.  Look at your crop of potential next presidents.  Ouch.  Seriously.  But there is a solution.  It’s worked for millions of others and it can […]

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President Trump

Current Events, Politics and Activism

What else can be said?  President Trump will make the US the biggest, saddest joke in history.

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