Podcast — Love and Order

Love and Order

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Leadup to the 2022 Russia-Ukraine war

I began collecting these headlines not long after Joe Biden began expressing apprehensions about Putin’s intentions in Ukraine.  I wanted to document the lead-up to whatever it might be that might happen.  I avoided pieces that appeared to be mere speculation or he-said-she-said.  Once the war itself began, I quit; the war itself will be adequately documented.

Yahoo! News links are not immortal; so whenever possible, I have linked to the source.

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Why racism no longer matters to me

The last straw for certain things came with a Baltimore Sun front page banner headline:

Skepticism, despair as killings continue
Residents question city response; Four day death toll stands at 12.

I anticipate no response from Julia CravenJenee Desmond-HarrisTa-Nehisi CoatesStacey Patton, or Brittney Cooper.[*]

What was the last straw?

In short, it’s time for me to stop concerning myself with racism and race.

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Life course persistent offenders, …

… also known as psychopaths.

These individuals account for 1% of the general population, 25% of the prison population, and 50% of all crime.  Put differently, 10% of the population commit 90% of the crime; but this one tenth of the criminals, commit five times as much crime.

Related:  Loving the psychopath

Heather Weeden

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