Tag: History

TFS 54 – American Single Malts, Workin’ for a Livin’, Muh Millenials, and YouTube Bric a Brac

It takes Courage and Conviction to keep this shitty caterpillar squatting above my upper lip till June. While we’re at it let’s explore the shibboleth of ‘workin’ for a livin’. Ah, dear yet more tedious observations regarding Millenials to contend with. All this while… Continue Reading “TFS 54 – American Single Malts, Workin’ for a Livin’, Muh Millenials, and YouTube Bric a Brac”

TFS 46 – Tunnels Beneath National Parks and Georgian Fears

There’s some pretty weird stuff going on in our national parks and one commentator suggested something chilling. Also, I had a long day reading and listening to the various criticisms of Russia that have been sent my way. This is just a preliminary toe-dip… Continue Reading “TFS 46 – Tunnels Beneath National Parks and Georgian Fears”

Boogey Men

One of my favorite authors decided to troll his readership with a half-truth: men are evil. Here’s the link: https://www.unz.com/freed/its-a-mans-world/ Since, I got my ass handed to me at UPS today and didn’t wake up till four fucking PM here’s some thoughts that I… Continue Reading “Boogey Men”

Historical Oddities Tuesday: Meiji Era a Case Study in the Dangers of Neo-traditionalism

While researching the Shindo Renmei, which was for all intents and purposes a Shinto terrorist group in Brazil, during WWII  – I stumbled across the following article: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/242494954_The_Failed_Prophecy_of_Shinto_Nationalism_and_the_Rise_of_Japanese_Brazilian_Catholicism Which describes the transition from Shintoism to Catholicism of the migrants. What I extrapolated from this… Continue Reading “Historical Oddities Tuesday: Meiji Era a Case Study in the Dangers of Neo-traditionalism”

Imperial Japan, Bertrand Russell, and Productivity (Vlog Thing)

Finally back in the house. It’s a touch difficult to pick a title for one of these vlogs that’s all over the place. So, I sort of just listed some of the main topics under discussion. I go over those and some odds and… Continue Reading “Imperial Japan, Bertrand Russell, and Productivity (Vlog Thing)”

Why History? Why Learning?

So, I stumbled across the Shindo Renmei. An interesting group that sprang out of an interesting set of circumstances. It is a peculiarity in the truest sense of the word. Absolutely dependent on the specifics of its time and place. That is the case… Continue Reading “Why History? Why Learning?”

2012 Wine, New Laptop, Some Japan Trivia, and a Tune (Vlog)

  Odds and ends ranging from a discussion of a new bit of gear that has that old bit of Malware called Windows installed. Why I’m probably going to use it for at least a year despite the excellence of the Linux desktop environment.… Continue Reading “2012 Wine, New Laptop, Some Japan Trivia, and a Tune (Vlog)”

A Profoundly Unamerican Sentiment (Fixed Vlog)

To deprive an individual of the right to govern his own affairs is an unamerican idea. Call Me An Idiot Here http://www.minds.com/Weirmellow Or Here mellow.mission.productions@gmail.com Support This Here http://www.subscribestar.com/TFJ Or With PayPal

A Profoundly UnAmerican Sentiment (Vlog)

Uh OH! Looks like YT formatted out the clip I had in the video…bbl. It’s no big probably has to do with  the fact that it was webm clip. Should be fixed sometime tommorow. Apologies. A dirty Ruski opines on Lockian values. Call Me… Continue Reading “A Profoundly UnAmerican Sentiment (Vlog)”

Earthquakes, Aliens, and twinkly eyed Irishmen (Vlog)

Huh…I uploaded this yesterday but I guess I forgot to hit publish. Sleep is important. 1) More McNamara Why so paranoid? 2)More Japan Magnitude 7.9 Earthquake 3) More Rogan Smug Call Me An Idiot Here http://www.minds.com/Weirmellow Or Here mellow.mission.productions@gmail.com Support This Here http://www.subscribestar.com/TFJ Or… Continue Reading “Earthquakes, Aliens, and twinkly eyed Irishmen (Vlog)”