Audio-dependence

So, I’ve got this hypothesis that people whom I used to call “instinct-driven” are actually audio dependent in that hearing and speech are their sole source of information. Imagine GIGO ala Siri or blindness before Braille got invented. (Fun fact. Some sounds that cannot be picked up by the human ear are registered by the skin, the locus of the sense of touch).
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The obnoxious one percent.

With subversives, it is never about what it seems to be about. The object of tax cuts is not to affect revenues to the Treasury or gift anyone. The object of tax cuts is to maintain the fiction that Congress is only responsible for the collection of currency NOT ITS DISTRIBUTION. This is a fiction that has been assiduously maintained for a hundred years. It started with the creation of the Federal Reserve Bank BY CONGRESS, based on the rationale that Congress is irresponsible and cannot be counted on to manage the currency. So, we will let banks do it so they can use it to reward their friends and insure that the undesirables stay poor. When Nixon severed the tie to gold, which had provided a rationale for why money was scarce, the rationing got worse. Why? Because Congress relies on the financiers to fill their campaign coffers and stint the competition.
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USACE wants to do a RAB?

Our federal bureaucracy is big on acronyms. Perhaps that is because they started out filing information alphabetically. (Computers use numbers). So, the USACE stands for the United States Army Corps of Engineers, which, for some reason, is tasked with keeping our waterways clear and with supervising environmental cleanup. A RAB, which is being proposed for the former GLYNCO NAVAL AIR STATION, according to a notice in today’s local paper, is a Restoration Advisory Board to provide input on the on-going clean-up in Glynn County.
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