Friday, December 2, 2016
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The Consequences of Being Politically Incorrect

Well, at least they aren't sending us to camps... yet. That's probably next. One thing does follow another, like dominos. The logic of it being as inexorable, ultimately, as gravitational pull. So I...

Are You a Libertarian? Is Gary Johnson One?

Gary Johnson describes himself as a Libertarian but isn't one. A Libertarian is not a "socially liberal/fiscally conservative" Republican - which is what Johnson is, even if he doesn't realize it. Republicans, just like...

Smaller Engines… Big Problems

Downsizing is no longer the answer, apparently. Of engines, that is. You may have noticed. Even big vehicles come - increasingly - with startlingly small engines. Two-point-oh liter fours, for example, have become the...

Some Questions About “Climate Change”…

If the climate really is changing - and we're the cause of it - then the "wrenching changes" to our lives we're told are necessary to avert catastrophe might be something...

Extinction Level Event

Since they can’t sell people on electric cars, the next best thing is to outlaw internal combustion-engined cars. In order to force people into electric cars. The German Bundesrat (their version of...

A Republican is Born

Trump may yet win. After all, the Chimp did. Twice. Bear this in mind. Then again, Trump was not running as a Republican. Until now. Which may just cost him the election. Americans don’t want Chester the...

Musk is Right About One Thing

Why can’t you just buy a new car? I mean, without the middleman. Without having to go through a dealer? You can buy almost anything else directly - including very big ticket items like a...

Elon’s Space Pinto

Elon Musk’s SpaceX rocket recently had trouble getting off the ground - well, in one piece - and it’s an awfully long way to Mars. There’s also an awful lot of money...

Vice President of Diversity

They used to hire mainly engineers to work at car companies. Where they used to mainly design and build cars. Now they have vice presidents of diversity. At least, GM does. A guy named...

The Duce Disappoints

The “debate” earlier this week disabused me of hope that Trump might be something other than yet another authoritarian collectivist. He basically agreed with would-be (and probably will be) Chairman Hillary on...
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