The crazy neighbors discover the internet

 Back in the 1960s when I was a kid in a small town in Pennsylvania,  there were always a few people known as the  crazy neighbor.  They weren't dangerous, but everyone in the town knew them. They showed up at town meetings and in local stores ranting about some imaginary threat or conspiracy. People would listen politely, let them speak the…

Vandana Shiva: Brahmin in Shudra clothing

As I was preparing this post, Vandana Shiva, the populist, anti-GMO, environmental darling of the Western liberal /left created a storm of controversy with her tweet that allowing farmers to grow GMOs was like allowing a rapist to rape. That tweet created a firestorm of controversy. She's the so-called physicist turned eco-feminist who is fight…

Spicolli sponsors Washington State labeling law

The next stop on the GMO labeling train is Washington State. This time the person behind the measure is ad agency owner and vegan, Chris McManus who hails from Tacoma. He uses the word "dude." This dude was also a member of the Pierce County Ron Paul 2012 group.  Paul voted against GMO labeling.  McManus seems to consider himself a libertarian…