US-Russia nuclear war would kill 34 million people within hours and is increasingly likely, Princeton study concludes

Our team developed a simulation for a plausible escalating war between the United States and Russia using realistic nuclear force postures, targets and fatality estimates. It is estimated that there would be more than 90 million people dead and injured within the first few hours of the conflict. https://youtu.be/2jy3JU-ORpo Plan A by Jon Sharman edited by … Continue reading US-Russia nuclear war would kill 34 million people within hours and is increasingly likely, Princeton study concludes

On Fire: The Right to a Future

The Right to a Future, with Naomi Klein and Greta Thunberg Sep 9, 2019 https://youtu.be/Vw58ckJdDmI On Fire by Naomi Klein edited by O Society September 15, 2019 On a Friday in mid-March, they streamed out of schools in little rivulets, burbling with excitement and defiance at an act of truancy. The little streams emptied on to … Continue reading On Fire: The Right to a Future

Musical Interlude: Insomnium Valediction on Friday the 13th

edited by O Society September 12, 2019 Not sure what this is called... perhaps melodic metal is the term the kids use these days. New one from Insomnium out this week. So insomnium is your Word of the Day. insomnium (noun): wakefulness, vision, dream It's Latin, so maybe not a word found in every English … Continue reading Musical Interlude: Insomnium Valediction on Friday the 13th

Old Man Trump ~ Woody Guthrie

Woody Guthrie of This Land Is Your Land fame wrote a song about Donald Trump's racist father, Fred, who was Guthrie's slum lord in NY at the time. Wanna hear it? Here it is by O Society https://youtu.be/jANuVKeYezs Old Man Trump/ Ain't My Home by Woody Guthrie I suppose that Old Man Trump knows just … Continue reading Old Man Trump ~ Woody Guthrie

Schadenfreude Theater: Octopus Selfie

https://youtu.be/tZfj49uObE0 by Kevin McCarty edited by O Society August 23, 2019 Tacoma, Washington: When Jamie Bisceglia met up with some fishermen who hooked an octopus during a fishing derby in the Tacoma Narrows August 2, she saw an opportunity for an unusual picture. "It was a photo contest in the derby. So, crazy me, hindsight … Continue reading Schadenfreude Theater: Octopus Selfie

Donald Doesn’t Read

by David Graham edited by O Society August 9, 2019 Ironically, it took the publication of a book to crystallize the reality of just how little Donald Trump reads. While, like many of the tendencies described in Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury, Trump’s indifference to the printed word has been apparent for some time, the … Continue reading Donald Doesn’t Read

Poetry Corner Street Fight: Thots with Otep

edited by O Society August 5, 2019 https://youtu.be/kA-H6H1Tp8g nothings changed the senates still corrupt and the emporer remains insane and everyday is a new strain of slaughter supply lines are less protected evil on all sides I can smell the death on your flesh -- creeping in trapped within the twisting fingers of fear and … Continue reading Poetry Corner Street Fight: Thots with Otep