Archive for March 2020

Black bears are not dangerous — Except when they are

First published July 10, 2017: Bear Bites Teen At Colorado Camp, Attacks On The Rise With 100 ‘Conflict Situations’ Reported In 1 Week. A teen staffer at a Colorado camp said he fought off a bear on Sunday after he woke up to find the animal was biting his head and trying to drag him away. Dylan,…

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The False Promise of “Free Stuff”

TANSTAAFL! There ain’t no such thing as a free lunch from “The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress” — Robert Heinlein. Heinlein used that phrase to emphasize that you can never get something for nothing. There is always a price to be paid. It isn’t always money, it can be servitude or an implied promise of something…

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History of Feminism — 1848 to Today

The history of feminism is shown in the various stages and shades it has taken since the concept was first born in Seneca Falls, New York in 1848. From Newton’s News: First-Wave Feminism began in the United States in 1848 under the leadership of Elizabeth Cady Stanton at the Women’s Rights Convention at Seneca Falls, N.Y</strong>.…

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