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  • What To Do and Not To Do During the Lockdown

    Newspapers are lying to you. They’re feeding you ads pretending it’s news.
    The headlines are not only false, they’re dangerous. And wrong.
    The most common such lie goes like this: “Best Streaming Service For Shelter in Place&rdq…

  • Can We Be Grateful?

    When you hear “coronavirus” or “COVID-19,” you probably think of words like fear, disruption, recession, sick, death, inconvenient, and maybe even China.
    What if every time you hear “coronavirus,” you automatically t…

  • Spanish Flu vs. Coronavirus

    You might have heard mention of the Spanish Flu epidemic of 1918 to 1919. Being the great-grandson of a doctor who came out of retirement to assist with St. Louis’s response to that epidemic, I thought I’d should share a little information …

  • Opportunity for Excellence

    Horses are prey to many species. Their behavior, their physiology, is that of a beast under constant threat from, usually, smaller, less beautiful organisms.
    Yet, wild horses capture our imaginations. Their grace and beauty, their power, and their gent…

  • Trump Was 5 Years Ahead of Coronavirus

    If the world has listened to Trump in 2015, the coronavirus pandemic might have happened, but it would have been a lot less severe. I say this with absolutely no fear of error.
    President Trump become an enemy of the left for just one policy proposal: c…

  • Should We Overreact?

    Several friends tell me we are overreacting to the Coronavirus pandemic. Others say we are too complacent. So, which is it?
    When dealing with an epidemic, we need to consider two things:
    Current numbers are not very useful. Effects are non-linear. Bewa…

  • Always Assume They’re Cheating

    You’ve probably heard that the Democrat Iowa Caucuses were a humiliating and laugh-out-loud disaster. Apparently, the same idiots who built the Obamacare website (aka Harvard) also built a voting app for the caucuses. Like Obamacare, the app didn’t wor…

  • Where Is Scott Faughn’s Book?

    Scott Faughn is the publisher of the lobbyist “newspaper” Missouri Times and bagman for the sponsors of the illegal prosecution of Eric Greitens.
    When he was caught delivering a laundry bag of cash to attorney Al Watkins to pay off Greitens…

  • About Those Rent Seekers

    David John Marotta, writing in Forbes, says:
    Rent-seeking doesn’t add any national value. It is coerced trade and benefits only one side. Rent-seeking can include piracy, lobbying the government or even just giving away money.
    There are two kinds of …

  • Unfinished Business: Exodus and Eric Greitens

    Parson will sell everything that isn’t nailed down.
    When the media, crooked businessmen, and corrupt politicians were in the midst of their coup against Eric Greitens, a friend told me, “If they get rid of Greitens, Parson will sell everything t…

  • Your President Trump: Season Six

    Scott Adams says Donald Trump lives his life like a movie or television series. (See Looking Ahead to Season Four of Trump for a complete explanation.) Being New Year’s Eve, it’s time to look back on Season Five (2019) and, then, look ahead to season s…

  • Not sure what happened

    Sorry that more Hennessy’s View posts were included in today’s email. Not sure why, but I’ll investigate tonight. I haven’t…

  • Yes, President Trump Will Win Re-election

    New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman today asked a rhetorical question: Trump’s Going to Get Re-elected, Isn’t He?
    The headline reflects the question he hears from his Democrat friends. They seem resigned to defeat. And the answer is: Y…

  • Dottie Bailey for state rep in District 110

    A classic Tea Party vs. RINO battle is taking place in a safely Republican state representative district in southwest St. Louis County (mostly Eureka and parts of Pacific and Wildwood). It’s a battle for the soul of the Republican Party that demands your attention, even if, like me, you don’t live anywhere near the district. […]

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