How People Respond to Others When Self is the Focus

by baldilocks Some amateur shrinking "How dare you...!" -- Often said when a person "dares" to say or do something that another doesn't like. "I don't appreciate...!" -- Said as if the receiver is supposed to have appreciation for whatever the speaker/actor is saying or doing. "You are arrogant!" -- Often true, but just as … Continue reading How People Respond to Others When Self is the Focus

Real Sailors and real news about Puerto Rico

America never deserved Puerto Rico Nearly Half of Americans Don’t Know Puerto Ricans Are Fellow Citizens With headlines like these, who needs enemies? You'd think the continental US has hung Puerto Rico out to dry. Except...what's that in the background? https://www.dvidshub.net/video/554074/uss-kearsarge-puerto-rico-relief-efforts-b-roll-1 It's the USS KEARSARGE, unloading supplies and Sailors onto Puerto Rico! And look over … Continue reading Real Sailors and real news about Puerto Rico

The Comments on this NYT Story on Cuban Doctors Revolting over Slave Wages Are Priceless

It was a real shock to see this story at the NYT titled Cuban Doctors Revolt: "You get tried of being a slave" Thousands of Cuban doctors work abroad under contracts with the Cuban authorities. Countries like Brazil pay the island’s Communist government millions of dollars every month to provide the medical services, effectively making … Continue reading The Comments on this NYT Story on Cuban Doctors Revolting over Slave Wages Are Priceless