Dan Freeman

The vaccine tragedy is that so many remain unvaccinated. They are suffering the consequences. Tens of thousands of dead Texans, hundreds of thousands of Texans hospitalized, almost all unvaccinated. The lies about the vaccine are crushing our health care system.

The newest CDC guide…

We have joined the long list of failed invaders of Afghanistan. None fared well: Darius I of Persia, Alexander the Great, Umar the Second Caliph of Rashidun, Genghis Khan, Tamerlane, Maharajah Ranjit Singh, the British (three wars), the Soviet Empire (three times), and finally the US and …

Anchovies can be amazing. Dan’s Anchovy Toast perfect for Mediterranean dieters

Ingredients:

1. 2 slices of good artisanal bread

2. Tablespoon goat or sheep cheese (block not crumbled)

3. 2 tablespoon pimientos diced

4. Half a dozen olives diced

5. Whit…

Ms Aycoth is just wrong:

New Deaths in Texas last week: 213

Record high: 2,311 Jan 17–Jan 23, 2021

https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/region/us/texas

No one who had to go to an ICU has said they were glad they had not been vaccinated.

No family member of a person who died with or because of COVID has said they are glad the deceased was not vaccinated.

The unvaccinated may soon overwhelm our ICUs again.

We can thank th…

The government should provide subsidies like those for other transportation:

Interstate Highway built by Federal Government, oil and gas subsidized by oil depletion, Railroads built on Public Land administered by Federal Government, airports built with federal tax money, air traffic…

Dan Freeman commented on Real-life lessons becoming less real

We survived, but we lost many young friends along the way. Some of the “nanny state” warnings would have helped them live.

Thank you Joyce for a thoughtful commentary.

More information on the Zoot Suit Riots is found in Wikipedia. Here are the opening paragraphs and two further citations:

The Zoot Suit Riots were a series of conflicts on June 3–8, 1943 in Los Angeles, California, United States, wh…

Thanks, I hope people read and learn

Two week average: New deaths 268 +44% deaths trajectory last two weeks