Month: October 2018

Robotic Optical Mail Bombs in the Uncanny Valley

Robotic Optical Mail Bombs in the Uncanny Valley

October 24, 2018 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: To those who are politically and cynically aware, the October Surprise designation has become a misnomer. Instead, these predictable events should now be termed October Inevitabilities, or, even, October Hand-Writings-On-The-Wall. Just like the hands of an old-fashioned clock count down the minutes in circular certitude, so too do … Continue reading Robotic Optical Mail Bombs in the Uncanny Valley

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Full Circle: Lessons of the Lost City in the Sands of Time

Full Circle: Lessons of the Lost City in the Sands of Time

October 18, 2018 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: This post will be a little “outside of the box” so to speak. It’s more of an afterthought, really.  Therefore, it may not tie into current events and, specifically, the upcoming midterms and aftermath.  Or, in a roundabout way, it could be exactly about those coming events. Regardless, … Continue reading Full Circle: Lessons of the Lost City in the Sands of Time

The Tyranny of “The Collective” by the Illusions of Narratives

The Tyranny of “The Collective” by the Illusions of Narratives

October 3, 2018 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn:   We know that no one ever seizes power with the intention of relinquishing it. Power is not a means; it is an end. – George Orwell, “1984”, part 3, chapter 3,   Tyranny: 1 : oppressive power  especially : oppressive power exerted by government 4 : an … Continue reading The Tyranny of “The Collective” by the Illusions of Narratives