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Realists And Idealists

I recently ordered a copy of The Strange Death Of Europe, by Douglas Murray. It arrived yesterday. And I’ve read the Introduction, which starts with the words: Europe is committing suicide. Or at least its leaders have decided to commit … Continue reading

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Is Trump Relaxing The War On Drugs?

This surprised me: 8 June 2018 President Donald Trump told a gaggle of reporters Friday that he will “probably” support efforts by Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) to end the federal ban on marijuana in states that have legalized it. “I … Continue reading

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Ellen Judson

A couple of people have posted up a link to an article in the American Thinker. One of them commented: It goes on with the author debunking smoking bans as irrational and unnecessary and cites a few facts but does … Continue reading

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The Alarmist Playbook

For some time now – perhaps even the last 10 years – I’ve tended to strongly associate antismoking alarmism with global warming alarmism, with antismoking alarmism the senior partner that preceded global warming alarmism by some 50 years, with one … Continue reading

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Who?

One of Donald Trump’s campaign promises was to Drain The Swamp, by which he meant cleaning up Washington. Is such a thing possible? It’s a herculean task, more or less exactly like cleaning out the Augean Stables. I think he’d … Continue reading

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Conflicting Messages

Via Taking Liberties, this report on Royal United Bath Hospital smoking ban: Smoking will be fully banned at the Royal United Hospital in Bath by the end of the year. It is currently advertised as a smoke-free site but there are … Continue reading

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Bells And Circles

This makes a change: someone singing about smoking. Smoking on airplanes. Iggy Pop, to be precise. “Only a vengeful god does not allow smoking on the airplane.” I came across it on the Free Republic. So I guess some freepers … Continue reading

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