Author Archives: Joy of Fishes

Readings – Robert Parry: New York Times and the New McCarthyism

Robert Parry of consortiumnews.com writes about a “New McCarthyism” fomented by the New York Times and other media in furtherance of a “New Cold War.” –o-O-o– New York Times and the New McCarthyism Robert Parry, September 7, 2016 Traditional U.S. … Continue reading

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Readings – Paul Craig Roberts: Are You a Mind-Controlled CIA Stooge?

I admit that conspiracy theories are one of my guilty pleasures.  But sometimes the outlandish tales have the ring of truth to them.  And sometimes what conventional wisdom had dismissed out of hand as being CT, later turns out to … Continue reading

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Readings – Consortium News: Belated Pushback on Saudis’ War on Yemen

In a post on Consortiumnews.com, Jonathan Marshall reports on Saudi Arabia’s continuing war on Yemen using weapons sold to it by the U.S., citing a source calling the war “arguably the worst humanitarian crisis in the world.”  The Obama administration … Continue reading

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The Coffee Shop – SOL3 MIO (music videos)

The Coffee Shop is an open thread-style discussion forum for human interest news of the day. From SOL3 MIO: Made up of two tenor brothers, Pene and Amitai Pati from Mangere, New Zealand and their North Shore baritone cousin Moses … Continue reading

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Interlude – Spring Pond Bog Preserve (audio)

Click through for Lang Elliott’s recordings from his excursions to Spring Bog Pond Preserve in New York.

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The Coffee Shop – Modern Midwest Bacon Fried Rice (video)

The Coffee Shop is an open thread-style discussion forum for human interest news of the day. From LuxStory Media: Fried rice is a dish that just begs to be corrupted. It’s like hash, there’s no real canon for it. Amy … Continue reading

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The Coffee Shop – Continuing the art and tradition of eagle hunting (video)

The Coffee Shop is an open thread-style discussion forum for human interest news of the day. From Cale Glendening: Konki and his family live near Deluun Village, in the Altai Mountains of Western Mongolia, where the last six generations of … Continue reading

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