Category: Clueless

Quote of the Day

"When you say per capita, there's many per capitas. Is this like per capita relative to what?" - Trump...

“Hydroxychloroquine works like magic”

The President announced he was taking hydroxychloroquine, and just like magic, the press were struck dumb and couldn't talk about anything else for the rest of the day. The Trump Family Trust has a small investment in the company that makes hydroxychloroquine. The fact that it's a minor investment has prompted Breitbart and others to...

Stupidity and a Blind Willingness to Embrace the Wildly Improbable

Oprah Winfrey, along with other celebrities, has just had to deny having been arrested for sex trafficking. Occam's Razor is sometimes overused (with unintentional irony) but it should certainly apply to one of the fundamental dilemmas of our time: the willingness of many people to believe the unlikely. Occam's principle suggests, to paraphrase, that "the...

White House Stupidity Threatens to Spread Pandemic in the USA

As reported in October-- Trump WH Cuts All Funding For Program Meant To Prevent The Next Viral Pandemic--the Trump administration has been busily working to make us all more vulnerable to the Coronavirus. Not on purpose. It was just... Stupid. You know, something stupid they did. The Guardian has just reported: "US preparedness to deal...