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10. Trump Chrissie Hynde

Trump is a champion for forgotten millions. But everyone else doesn’t understand. Trump supporters voted for the rough diamond who is not seen as part of the Liberal Elite. Except the Liberal movement either forgot or chose to ignore the plight of … Continue reading

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9. Failed Experts

The Follies of Experts makes the point that our reliance on experts is misguided. Experts not only don’t predict whats going to happen, but actually think it’s not even a possibility. Events are not miscalculated, but are not even included. The breakdown … Continue reading

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8. Broken Liberalism

John Gray states the Liberal West finds itself in a quandary. Unable to take responsibility for the rise in power of anti liberal movements, Liberals have to disconnect. To connect would mean they destroy themselves and their view of the … Continue reading

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7. Mudrooms

Mudrooms are places in the house where you take off your dirty boots and enter the house cleanly. Apparently people in the US renovating their homes create mudrooms along party lines. Republicans have more mudrooms in their houses than Democrats. … Continue reading

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6. States of Confusion

States of Confusion Will Self argues that to fully engage with the weird mystery of being is preferable to moaning about your feelings.   Why are you here? Anything versus nothing? What is true? To take to the helm of your … Continue reading

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5. Sports Injury

Sports Injury BMX star Sam Willoughby landed on his head doing a routine warm up exercise. He broke his back and has no mobility from his chest down. He might be asking himself. Why me? Why now? It was a routine … Continue reading

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4. La la Land

La La Land is a film about love, dream, and loss. You could say it was American. But then a lot of cultures in the global market wish for the same things. In the film two people push each other … Continue reading

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3. Punk Dandy

Being a Dandy is punk. Punk is rebellion so Punk Dandy. Being a Dandy is a celebration of individuality and self-creation. The Dandy is trying to make a statement against mass production. Men are sold a look that is designed for … Continue reading

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2. Greek George

Greek George. 2016 saw a spate of celebrity deaths. From actors, writers to pop artists they died some at an appropriate age, but mostly younger before their time. Some had usual lives of family and children others barely seeming to … Continue reading

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1. Post-Truth 2017 Do’h!

Post-Truth 2017 D’oh! Post -Truth is the Word of the Year 2016. Post-Truth is a truth derived from what is felt not what actually is going on. Ideology over Information. For example the Backfire Effect. Conservatives invested in the idea … Continue reading

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