Are Press Conferences Scripted? Do Reporters Rehearse Questions With The White House?

Recently a CBS reporter from Arizona made some statements about how the press corps works in the White House. In an 'off the record' moment she said Jay Carney, the White House Press Secretary, told them: "the reporters and correspondents, unless it is breaking news, they provide the questions to him(Jay Carney) in advance, and in some cases he actually

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Did Great Painters And Artists Use Camera Technology To Create Masterpieces?

Via: Wikipedia The Hockney–Falco thesis is a controversial theory of art history, advanced by artist David Hockney and physicist Charles M. Falco, suggesting that advances in realism and accuracy in the history of Western art since the Renaissance were primarily the result of optical aids such as the camera obscura, camera lucida, and curved mirrors, rather than solely due the development of artistic technique and skill. In a 2001 book, Secret Knowledge: Rediscovering the Lost Techniques of the

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What Does The Term ‘Natural’ Mean On Food Labels?

"From a food science perspective, it is difficult to define a food product that is 'natural' because the food has probably been processed and is no longer the product of the earth. That said, FDA has not developed a definition for use of the term natural or its derivatives. However, the agency has not objected to the use of the

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Duopoly of Republicans and Democrats Gives The Illusion of Choice

We Americans are being attacked by a 'Divide and Conquer Strategy'. We have a two party system that, at the top, pursues a shared  globalist agenda. So, good people in each party will support this party. But, when an important agenda item must be passed. The party leadership will betray their constituents to achieve their goal. Often working with the leadership of

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Ron Mueck Is A Hyperrealist Sculptor

Via: Wikipedia Ronald "Ron" Mueck (/ˈmjuːɛk/ or /ˈmuːɪk/; born 1958, Melbourne) is an Australian hyperrealist sculptor working in the United Kingdom. Mueck's early career was as a model maker and puppeteer for children's television and films, notably the film Labyrinth for which he also contributed the voice of Ludo, and the Jim Henson series The Storyteller. Mueck's sculptures faithfully reproduce the minute detail of the human body, but play with

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No More Fake News

Via: worldaffairsbrief.com by Joel Skousen HOW TO ANALYZE THE NEWS AND WHAT GOES ON AROUND YOU Critical analysis of current events is a complex process that is not systematized or rigid. All the information you see or gather is, generally, a combination of truth, half-truths, and error. Filtering out the truth begins with finding reliable sources, as well as critically

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A Lot Of Americans Are Living In A Cave Of Illusions

Via: Wikipedia The Allegory of the Cave (also known as the Analogy of the Cave, Plato's Cave or the Parable of the Cave) is presented by the Greek philosopher Plato in his work The Republic (514a-520a) to compare "...the effect of education and the lack of it on our nature". It is written as a dialogue between Plato's brother Glaucon and his mentor Socrates, narrated by the latter. The Allegory of the Cave is presented after the metaphor of

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