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More Thoughts on the Congressional Baseball Shooting: 17 Jun, 2017

In a previous post on this topic, I made three observations about the incident in question. They can be summarized follows: (1) The shooting will leave Steve Scalise impotent and incontinent for years, perhaps for the rest of his life; … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on the Congressional Baseball Shooting: 15 Jun, 2017

As almost all of you must have heard by now, a guy opened fire on some republican members of congress and lobbyists at a practice session for a “charity” baseball match yesterday. The shooter, named James Hodgkinson, was a 66-year … Continue reading

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Attempts to Implement a Beef Ban in India Will Backfire Badly

A few of you might have heard about recent attempts by the right-wing-ish ruling party in India to implement a ban of people eating beef through a number of laws and rules. While I seldom write posts about events in … Continue reading

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