With all appropriate respect due your letters and no doubt, hard work to achieve them, I feel I must demur. According to my Webster's dictionary, a conspiracy is described as "a combination of persons for an evil purpose". The clandestine aspect of the plot is generally assumed, "else none dare call it treason". However, congress, the executive, and the judicial branch of the federal government conduct conspiracies on, one may guess, is a daily basis. The evil nature of these plots is subjective depending upon who the injured parties may be. A few of the examples the author cites for…


I will acknowledge that my understanding and appreciation of certain scientific principles is imperfect to the point of leading me astray from time to time. I try to use that realization as a starting point for any understanding I may or may not have regarding consensus reality and the natural world into which we attempt to place our ego driven selves. As regards the subject of unidentifiable visual phenomena that is being observed in the sky, on the ground, under water, or through the lens of scientific instruments, I can allow that a significant number of people are seeing things…


Within the UFO community of independent researchers there is a reference to a report from the Brookings institute that was commissioned by some folks within the political military establishment. This was from early on when the phenomenon of UFO's was gaining a foothold in the publics awareness. The incident of UFO's flying over the Whitehouse was one such impetus for commissioning the study. The report concluded that the American public was insufficiently prepared for any revelations about the existence of alien life visiting Earth. That highly dubious conclusion along with the paranoia and anxiety that pervades the political military classes…


If I were asked which, of the two phenomena, are the greater threat for human beings on this planet, I wouldn't hesitate to name the Pentagon. Humanity has always had to contend with things that go bump in the night and we have imagined everything from angels, to demons and from cryptids to aliens. The individuals we look to as the wisest, most intelligent, and worldly are consistently dismissive of things that they can't examine with their fingers and five senses. Then there are those of us that we entrust with humanities most destructive weapons who've been trained to shoot…


Really? Did the author type this with a straight face? "The typical conservative...........". That's something I'd like to see. Makes me wonder what a "typical" liberal would look like. Does the author think there is more conformity among conservatives or liberals? I suppose for the purposes of a statistician studying an issue it is necessary to define their parameters and describe their categories but human beings are stubbornly resistant to pigeon-holing. We tend to get defensive about labels or wear them proudly in equal measure. When we get defensive about being called this or that it is generally because the…


At times I wonder how humanity came to this pass. Every living thing on the planet prioritizes their offspring above all else, even their own survival. One would think that for the, supposed, most intelligent creature on Earth this would be a no-brainer. Alas, a certain brand of penis people have amassed more power, wealth, and influence than their emotionally stunted ego's could handle and have, as a result, lost their way. This would be unfortunate under any circumstances but in this case it has allowed them to distract the rest of the human race away from their principle responsibility…


It is gratifying whenever one learns of folks who are able to realize their hopes and dreams. It is equally dismaying to know that the attainment comes as a result of disaffection for their circumstances. Learning about history has always been problematic since the documentation of the past generally suffers from a bias imparted by the people or groups that attempt to record the events that have taken place. This process of documentation is mostly done at a considerable distance in time from the events themselves. Another factor that influences our understanding of history is the lens through which we…


With all due respect to the author, I think they are confused concerning the idea that women mature earlier than men. This statistical fact relates to physical maturity. It is well established that human females mature physically at an earlier age than males do. Eventually males catch up with their feminine cohorts and achieve physical maturity in time to graduate from adolescence to adulthood. This transformation from child to adult, however, does not automatically come with emotional and psychological maturity. Indeed, in todays rather pampered and protracted period of protective child rearing, many folks, both male and female, fail to…


I suppose I shouldn't be too surprised that your insightful and well documented article hasn't been more widely read and distributed. After all, the very forces that you've identified along with their faceless agents of chaos and the underhanded methods they employ to coopt, intimidate, compromise, and purchase anyone they deem useful to ensure their unquestioning cooperation, have done and will do anything and everything to maintain their grasp on the wheel of state. This control also extends to the keys to the armory of the country and the incredibly powerful weapons they have at their disposal to protect their…


So many details. So much history. Hatred blinds people from seeing the suffering of others. Censorship and spin do the rest and feeds the flames of war. The architects of this violence are bitter old men with an agenda. The supporters of these old men and their vile agendas are the agents of chaos that profit from their sustained belligerence. The masses are told a lie that there can be no peaceful coexistence. The masses accept the lie and choose sides. As usual the ones that suffer the most from this deplorable situation are the young and the innocent who…

Paul LoSchiavo

I am an atypical senior, retired, male of indeterminate ethnicity, race, and heritage., on an endless journey to discover what I don't know and Grok in fullness

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