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2020 Trump v. Biden Election Polling — Didn’t We Learn Anything From 2016?

by Anura Guruge

This afternoon I heard John King, on CNN, prattling on about election polling. For a second I thought they were doing a clip from 2016. It was exactly the same. How Trump’s path to victory was torturous etc. etc.

They all got it wrong, entirely, in 2016. Don’t they have any shame?

I am so fed up of this charade. Aren’t YOU?

It is as if we learnt nothing from 2016.

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Misprinted ‘LA County Ballots’ — Didn’t Just Omit Trump (Per The Claim) BUT Biden Too.

by Anura Guruge

You will hear this as ‘LA County’ 2020 ballots going out WITHOUT Trump’s name. That is TRUE, BUT it wasn’t just Trump’s name. Biden’s name wasn’t on them also. They basically OMITTED the Presidential election.

So, KEY POINT is that it wasn’t a PLOT to deprive Trump of votes. You couldn’t vote for Biden either.

Please remember that.


Genuine mistake. Did NOT favor Biden.

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20,000 Empty Seat Memorial In Washington D.C. To Mark 200,000 COVID-19 Dead.

by Anura Guruge

Click to access original story.

Click to ENLARGE.

Did YOU know about this. It was installed Sunday — yesterday.

I just happened to see it, in passing, on CNN.

I wanted to share it with you.

Very clever. Very moving.

I never realized that 20,000 seats looked that BIG — & it is ONLY representing 1/10 the DEAD! WOW.


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Pope Francis Blames Market Capitalism Rather Than God For COVID-19 & Aftermath!

by Anura Guruge

Click to ENLARGE. Article from NPR. Google.

Last month, September 10, 2020.

Click image to access the “Irish Post” coverage. Google for more.

Let us NOT forget that on March 18, 2020, Pope Francisasked God to stop COVID“. Look it up. I did a post just to make sure that I had a record of it.

Well, we know how that worked out. Tens of thousands have DIED since then.

So, why is Pope Francis now blaming a SYSTEM … rather than God.

He is so disingenuous. Another Donald Trump. Shameless.

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What Happened To College Student Activism? Sit Ins? Protest Marches? Student Unions?

by Anura Guruge

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My recent Facebook Post
at a ‘Keene State College’ Group.

Click to ENLARGE & read here.

Though I am on my 3rd College kid, this only dawned on me a couple of days ago. It had not occurred to I earlier.

Compared to US in the 1960s & 1970s today’s College kids are a bunch of WIMPS!

What happened?

How did it happen?

When did it happen?

Have YOU noticed. We never hear of sit-ins, protest marches or student demonstrations.

U.S. Universities & Colleges do NOT appear to have Student Unions!

Ah! No Student Unions.

This is crazy.

Today’s kids just whine to their parents via social media. They refuse to take matters into their own hands & sort it out.

What happened?

This happened way, way before COVID.

This is GREAT — JUST GREAT — for Colleges, organizations & politicians.

Meek, voiceless, impotent students.

Wow. We took on Governments.

Yes, I was a radical. Whenever I think back to my College days, I do not recall the lecture rooms. But, I do remember the sit-ins, the Student Union building, protest marches.

I need to look into this. IF you can help I will be most grateful. Thank you.

We have to FIX this.

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SSK 2TB PORTABLE Storage, With Built-In Wi-Fi, For Backing Up Android Phones, E.G., Google Pixel 4.

by Anura Guruge

Click to ENLARGE & study here.
Of course, from Amazon. Search ‘SSK 2TB’.

Click to ENLARGE.
What the SSK APP looks like.

This is when I am TRAVELLING & don’t have ready access to FAST Internet to backup my pictures on the cloud.

We, with our PHONES, take cloud backup for GRANTED but that is contingent on having decent Wi-Fi/Internet — especially when you take as many pictures as I do.

What happens if you don’t have Wi-Fi/Internet, the connection is patchy or it is just too slow. Your photos don’t get backed-up. That is OK UNTIL something BAD happens to your phone — lose it, drop it, break it or you accidently delete the photos.

That is where this little (& it is small enough) GIZMO steps in.

It has its own built-in Wi-Fi.

You connect your phone, Google Pixel 4, in my case, to that Wi-Fi. Yes, you have to type in the password each time.

Once you are connected & LOGGED IN (password AGAIN), Bob’s your uncle. It will automatically backup your pictures. Just what I wanted.

Why Wi-Fi rather than an USB connection.

Bloody Android 10! Clobbered USB-attached storage. I tried. I tried.

That is when I found this. This works.

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by Anura Guruge

Android 10 (On Google Pixel 4) WILL NOT Support External USB Storage!

by Anura Guruge

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I spent 10-hours today trying to get my Google Pixel 4 (running Android 10) to recognize USB attached storage.


It is basically said to be a SECURITY improvement.

Yes, Yes, Yes. I went into ‘Developer Mode‘ & enabled USB Debugging & set the USB options. I did it multiple times. No joy.

Works find with my Google Pixel 2.

Yes, I looked at multiple posts & YouTubes. Yes, I tried with a PC too.

I want to be able to backup photos from my Pixel 4 when I do NOT have Wi-Fi — i.e., when I am travelling in the wilds. Was NOT really an issue when I used cameras. I would use multiple SD cards. That way I could minimize what I would lose if I lost/damaged a camera or card. Basically trying to duplicate that with the phone. IF I drop my phone from a cliff on my 2nd day hiking I would rather NOT also lose all my pictures from Day 1. Makes sense — right? There is always method to my madness.

Looks like USB attached doesn’t work.

So, now going to look at Wi-Fi storage — with a built-in ‘hotspot’. I will keep you posted. SMILE.

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by Anura Guruge

Other Than For Obnoxious Cussedness IS There Any Reason Why We Need To Drill The ‘Arctic Wildlife Refuge’?

by Anura Guruge

Click to access the ‘Financial Times’ original. Google for more. From August 17, 2020.

This is so blatantly, patently plain obnoxious cussedness on the part of Trump. Just AMAZING. Bloody amazing.

There really is NO shortage of oil or natural gas right now. If anything we have a glut. Plus, the way things are going we probably will not need to tap any new areas — especially in the arctic circle.

This is stupid. There has to be SOME Republicans who understand this.

What is happening to this country?

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by Anura Guruge


My Books On Amazon Are Being PIRATED! (Kind Of Flattered In A Strange Way.)

by Anura Guruge

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Happened to notice it on Saturday that some of my paperback books on Amazon had CRAZY prices — like $283.53. WOW!

First thought it was an Amazon glitch.

Also note the publication date: Jan 1, 1656. WOW!

This morning I contacted Amazon. They said these books have been pirated. Somebody trying to sell them & make some money.

BUT, I feel bad for them. Folks don’t buy my books at my INTENTIONALLY LOW PRICES.

So, why would they buy them at these CRAZY prices?

I am flattered.

Yes, I know my books are PRICELESS but this is FUNNY.

Yes, I have to flag them, individually, to Amazon. A Pain!

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I Am Aghast & Distressed That A ‘Jaguar’ Was Involved In Harming These Innocent Protestors.

by Anura Guruge

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Click to access this ‘USA Today’ article. Google for more.

I heard that a Jaguar was involved & I honestly thought I had misheard that. I had to go look it up.

A Jaguar. More to the point a Jaguar driver — a Jaguar owner. I am HOPING that it was stolen.

Jaguar owners are supposed to be classy. We have taste. We have acumen. We are NOT stupid. That is why we buy & drive a Jaguar.

I have tried to find out who this idiot was. I have not succeeded. Appears very little is known about him. But, I am keeping tabs on him. We can’t have any riff raff driving Jaguars. Riff raff is expected to drive German cars.

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