Just read a great article by Caitlin Johnstone over at Medium where she discusses the automation of censorship tools by companies like Twitter and Google. Putting paid Julian Assange's warning last year on this, Ms. Johnstone details just some of the abuses that Twitter and Google engaged in to subtly and not-so-subtly shift public perception of major … Continue reading AI Censorship and the Power of Steem to Preserve Truth
While the name of this blog is Gold Goats 'n Guns, I rarely talk about guns, if at all. And with good reason, it's a subject that ensures vigorous debate without any practical conclusions. I just read a very good, albeit long-winded, article by The Saker on the right gun for self-defense. And, as always, The … Continue reading A Simple Primer on Guns for Self-Defense
WARNING: MILD SPOILERS AHEAD! Watching Rian Johnson’s The Last Jedi this afternoon for the second time I got to that moment near the mid-point turn when the movie finally showed its hand. Up until that point we thought we were watching a Star Wars film that was going to answer a bunch of our questions … Continue reading Review: The Last Jedi – The Success of Failure
Blade Runner 2049 is an impressive piece of story-telling, letting you think you're watching something other than what it really is, just like most of its cast.
The legality of Catalonia's Referendum is irrelevant. It is only being used to justify repression by the Government and loyalists.
The Cajun Navy is on its way to Texas, hauling bass boats behind pickup trucks to help people in real need in response to the help given them by Texans after Katrina in spite of Government incompetence if not outright hostility.
Cloudflare's CEO Matthew Prince made the unilateral decision to suspend The Daily Stormer's web hosting because he was "in a bad mood.' This is a violation of more than Net Neutrality, this is basic contract law.
Near and Far is the latest release from Red Raven Games. Like Above and Below, this is a storytelling game.