Author Archives: Jeff Miller

From January through March 0f 2018, 26% fewer mobile phones were shipped in the Chinese market compared to 2017.

     

“Doublethink lies at the very heart of Ingsoc, since the essential act of the Party is to use conscious deception while retaining the firmness of purpose that goes with complete honesty.” George Orwell, from “1984“, 1949     August 30, 2016 – Worldwide tablet market expected to rebound in 2018,… Read more »

From 2015 to 2016, seafood exports from Myanmar increased 20%. From 2016 to 2017, they increased 30%.

     

(Watson) “You think there is someone behind him?” (Holmes) “I know there is.” (Watson) “This professor that I’ve heard you mention?” (Holmes) “Exactly!” From “The Valley of Fear“, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1914           April, 2018, and Nature is booming and burgeoning to a level… Read more »

March 2018 – Shares of McDonald’s Corp. closed down 4.8%, the worst dollar decline in the company’s history as a publicly traded company.

     

Looking hard for a drive-in, searching for a corner café Where hamburgers sizzle on an open grill night and day Yeah, and a juke-box jumping with records like in the U.S.A. Chuck Berry, from “Back in the U.S.A“, 1959       January 30, 2018 – McDonald’s Investors Hungry for… Read more »

“it was probably the most powerful moment that our tribe has experienced in the last 100 years—to have the sound of our clappers and our whistles, and hear the wind through the feathers of our dancers.”

     

April 4, 2018 – How This Tribe Got Their Coastal California Lands Returned The Kashia’s success might be the first time that a tribe in the U.S. has held a private deed—as well as management rights—to their ancestral lands. The Kashia Band of Pomo Indians has called the coast along… Read more »

The folks in charge are not your friends, and are lying to you about basically everything, including GMO crops, and also farming in Uganda.

     

“We have it in our power to begin the world over again.” ― Thomas Paine       September 17, 2013 – Ginger Farmers Record Bumper Harvest :: Uganda Radio Network February 16, 2016 – Uganda is expected to produce a record 4.755 million bags this year, up 27 percent… Read more »

The harvest of antlered bucks in Western North Carolina in 2017 was 60 percent higher than the 10-year average.

     

“Orthodoxy means not thinking – not needing to think. Orthodoxy is unconsciousness.” George Orwell, from “1984”, 1949             It’s April, 2018, and Nature is booming and burgeoning to a level not seen in my lifetime. Since that statement directly refutes our State Religion, which holds… Read more »

The breaking of the Great Artificial Drought, continued: Rainfall in Texas was 325% above average in February, 2018

     

“My name is Sherlock Holmes. It is my business to know what other people do not know.” From “The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle“, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1892         It’s April, 2018, and the Great Artificial Drought has been broken by the slow, steady, widespread… Read more »