The State of Dismay and Disarray – the #sotu – An Honest Preview and Annotated Review

I find myself still in a state of disbelief (still) that the country I grew up in has completely disappeared from the world. Yes, the repugnantcans disparaged Jimmy Carter and kept him from accomplishing most of his goals as President, Read More …

Amazon Falling on Good News

The markets are looking for any excuse they can find to bring us into the long expected next recession. There is no better proof of that than yesterday’s bizarre news after Amazon’s earnings call. Amazon outperformed expectations on every level. Read More …

The Sky is Falling…the U.S. Government Shutdown Day 34

Lighthouse barbers point

The U.S. Government has been shut down for 33 days now. The people who were hired to keep planes from smashing into each other, to keep people from taking guns and bombs and knives on planes, and the people who Read More …

Toxic Masculinity and Gillette Razors

Real men are secure

Let’s get a few things out of the way first – I’ve never been a big fan of Gillette Razors and I’m not likely to rush out and buy/not buy them because I like/dislike an advertising campaign. Razor brands (or Read More …

Wage Slavery and Control Systems

A huge focus of my life’s work has been identifying and rebelling against individual control systems – while this may not at first be apparent when looking at the parts of my work – when taken as a whole – Read More …

Predictions for 2019

2019 future predictions

I have a number of predictions that I think will ome true in 2019. They are worth considering in any event. First a fun one – I think that in 2019, celebrity stock and crypto traders will become the new Read More …

Happy New Year 2019 from Vagorithm

The holidays are at an end (for the time being) and I wanted to take this opportunity to thank the readers and followers of Vagorithm. Vagorithm was born from the idea that change is happening faster than we can recognize Read More …

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley and the New World Order by Kai-Fu Lee – An Honest Review

If you haven’t been paying attention, there is a war going on. It’s not a cold war or a hot war – it’s something brand new. We are on the cusp of civilization changing technology reshaping our world and our Read More …

As the Economy Goes – So Goes the Nation….

There’s that annoying phrase you hear every four years – “As Ohio goes, so goes the nation” or sometimes it’s “New Hampshire” – I was in New Hampshire once and I’ve been to Ohio a couple of times. I met Read More …

Going Going Going Without Moving At All

I feel like the entire year of 2018, both nationally and internationally – economically and politically, can be reflected pretty well by my own working life over the same period. So, it makes sense to touch on that a little Read More …