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Mindconnection eNL, 2022-11-05


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1. Good News: Where the Intel is Good


Population Reduction Shot

  1. As of this writing, nearly 100 bills against forcing people to undergo the immunity reduction / myocarditis-induction jabs have been introduced in state legislatures across the USA. Could this Big Pharma crime spree be coming to an end?
  2. The death toll among Canada's medical professionals since the jab mandates took effect has been staggering. That is, if you consider 800% above baseline to be staggering. Canada already has long (often fatal) waiting times for those seeking its "free" medical care. Now those waiting times will be much longer. As will ours, as more Canadians come to the USA for medical care they can't get at home because of socialist policies enacted by the socialist morons they keep returning to office.

    Canada can afford to provide "free" medical care, because by dint of insanely long wait times they deny it to the gravely ill who then die without treatment unless those people come to the USA. So it's free because you can't get it, what a deal!

    Imagine if all the grocery stores gave away free food but you have to wait three months to get it. That's how Canada metes out medical care. So in their society, the huge loss of medical care professionals won't make much difference to those most in need of care. There's also the fact that their government is reducing demand for medical services by forcing as many people as possible to get the jab. So what if you lose doctors and nurses, the solution is to kill of potential patients as well.
  3. Pilots and athletes: both groups have shown a 1500% increase in sudden death since the shots were rolled out.  Watch the video and read the full story here:
  4. America's Frontline Doctors filed an Amicus Curiae (friend of the court) brief in support of a lawsuit filed against the Food (and drug) Disinformation Agency (the same corporate shills who gave us the disease-causing Food Pyramid). The lawsuit is about this useless agency's illegal mandates against the use of ivermectin.
    Read the full story here:
  5. Judicial Recap reported in late October that NYC was court-ordered to reinstate all the city employees who were fired for not permitting themselves to be injected with the experimental gene therapy that liars refer to as a "vaccine" for Covid. No court has yet required them to pay compensation the to "vaccine"-injured, people who were bullied into permitting the medical experimentation to be done on them. Perhaps a court should order NYC to erect a statue of Josef Mengele to commemorate this particular "crime against humanity".
  6. You're probably aware that even in the deep state, socialist burg of NYC some leftwing lunacy is considered as having gone too far (remember when Nutcase Nancy was booed?). And you're probably aware that a court ordered NYC to rehire the people who were illegally fired for refusing to undergo the zero-benefit, high risk immunity reduction jab AND provide them with full back pay. The implications of this are huge. Socialism has caused a mass exodus from NYC since the coup, and that means state tax rolls have suffered dramatically. Most of the people who have stayed aren't there because they like being plundered and having their civil liberties ignored. They are there because they can't afford to leave. They are backed into a corner, and they are fighting socialism. The entire state could well turn red in the next few years, but that depends upon getting election reform. Meanwhile, the planned population reduction via the jab has hit a wall.
  7. A really good video:
  8. A group I belong to has various activities organized by members, and often hosted in their homes or in places like restaurants. They have symbols you can add to your event notice, with two new ones being added. One is that masks are required and another is the jab is required. I asked about getting symbols denoting that masked people are not welcome (it's a political statement) and the jabbed are prohibited (because of their decreased disease resistance). Those would make sense to me, the other two are irrational and based on superstition (in the first case) and willful ignorance (in the second case).


  1. Few things scream "total ignoramus" to me more than the concept of "green energy"--no scalable energy source (including wind and solar) is green. Wind turbine farms, for example, produce as much CO2 per watt generated as coal-fired generating plants. But people commit the logical fallacy of "What you see is all there is" and ignore the high CO2 cost of building and maintaining those wind turbines.
  2. The electric car is one of the "green energy" icons being pushed heavily by Brainless Biden and other physics deniers. Even though it is far more polluting than a gasoline engine car, libtards tout it as something that will "save the planet". There are reasons to own an electric car, but environmental concern is not one of them (if it were, you would not own the electric car). Here is Part One of a two-part video about this: Please note, I am not saying this about electric cars due to this video. Over 20 years ago, I wrote an article panning them and it appeared in a major technical publication. It's just something obvious to me, because I look at all the inputs instead of cherry picking the facts. Thanks to my pal Charlie for sending me the video.
  3. But we don't have to worry immediately about the idiocy of turning America's automobile fleet into coal-burning, lithium mine demanding "electric" cars. Here is what one authority has to say about it:


  1. We're supposed to believe this moron was elected in a fair and honest election:
  2. You've probably heard or read that Elon Musk bought Twitter and then promptly fired several key racists and socialists. It's a victory for civilization.
  3. Another Twitter posting (thanks to Elon Musk for making Twitter available to non-retards): Now if only he would abandon his electric car thing....
  4. Brainless Biden is trying to paint the GOP as the party of violence. Remind me again which party defunded police, wants law-abiding citizens disarmed, and backs Antifa?
  5. Rep Tulsi Gabbard recently made headlines for leaving the Socialist Party (aka, the "Democratic Party"). Many other real Democrats have done this since the socialist takeover. Before the takeover, the socialists were just an obnoxious branch of the party. Their vicious attacks on liberals like Senator Sinema for not blindly following their edicts was a big wake-up call to many who had mistakenly believed their party had some short of ethical compass and liberal values.

    Many of these people don't feel they have another place to go; they don't see the Republican Party as an option and they don't find the Libertarian Party supportive of their statist views. They have tried working within the Socialist Party, found that fruitless and personally hazardous, so are just dropping out. It will be interesting to see how this develops. Will it mean more slots in the "Democratic Party" filled with mindless, irrational, aggressive socialists? If so, will that mean the elected offices will go to Republicans because voters reject the costly, deadly, mind-numbing idiocy of the socialists?

    IMO, the right-wing nut jobs and the left-wing crazies should form their own party. They share the same hatefulness, moral depravity, and intellectual emptiness. Their ideologies are different, but both are irrational and destructive. To some extent, this is already happening; the left-wing crazies took over the Democratic Party and have aggressively pushed out sane people. The right-wing nut jobs have pretty much isolated themselves from the rest of society so have minor, if any, influence. This leaves the majority to simply stand up for what we know is right. Let us stop being the silent majority, that hasn't worked out well for us.
  6. Even left-wing propaganda sources like NBC can skew the truth only so far before socialism looks really bad. In a recent, left-biased poll, 71% say the country is headed in the wrong direction. Two things are worth noting, here. 1. This is only a couple of weeks before the election. 2. These left-wingers conduct their polls in very misleading ways to get the answers they want. Even with that, they got a 71% repudiation of left-wing policies. The real number is probably closer to 85%; the other 15% let ideology blind them to reality.

    It's looking like, at least where anti-fraud reforms have been enacted, voters will oust socialists by a wide margin. Previously, voters would have ousted socialists by a smaller margin if elections had been fair and honest. Since the coup in 2020, something like 100,000 people have taken training in election integrity work and nearly all of them will be working in this 2020 election to help make sure voting is not neutralized by rampant fraud as it was last time.
  7. And in Florida, the Democrats are getting caught doing their usual thing (something they have made standard practice for over a century now). Even the leftwing Washington Times ran the story:
  8. Nevada is poised to switch from Blue to Red. Adam Laxalt is "crushing it" against his socialist opponent. And with water shortages on top of other problems, Nevada citizens are thin on patience for the results of socialist policies (food shortages, fuel shortages, rampant violent crime, higher taxes, reduced government services, and so on).
  9. After the coup, election integrity suddenly became a major issue. Since the coup, the socialists have taken a wrecking ball to our civil liberties, our economy, our culture, and anything else they deem unworthy of their sick, twisted religion. The devastation has made election integrity not just a major issue, but a vital one. The aggrieved have taken to the courts, and now a great deal of reform has taken place. Much of the litigation has been initiated by the Republican Party proper, which has 73 lawsuits in 20 states. That's kind of a benchmark, they are far from the only ones suing.
  10. Those suing for the right to (actually) vote have scored a major win in the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. A core tool of election fraud has now been made officially illegal there.
  11. The criminally insane Paul Pelosi (husband of Nutcase Nancy) was assaulted in his home (the assaulter did not use an "assault rifle" and was a lefty not a conservative). Perhaps he will, from this incident understand that just because he and his whacko wife are above the law does not mean they aren't beyond justice. It's too bad they were both not sentenced and locked up decades ago. Pelosi would have had at least a few similar beatings in prison (where he belongs), so he's an ingrate to complain about getting this one while living in his mansion and being scot-free.

    I'm not for vigilantism, as it bypasses our legal system in which everyone is entitled to a trial and a defense. But it's also true that some criminals use their power and wealth to bypass the criminal justice system so are never brought to trial in the first place. Even dirtbags like the Pelosis are entitled to their civil rights; it's too bad they don't feel the same way about the rest of us.
  12. The criminal nutjob called "Bibi" has once again been "elected" in Israel. This does not bode well for anybody but Bibi, who manages to stay out of prison by abusing the power of his office. They need to throw a Net On (that) Yahoo!


2. Product Highlight

The Rocket Pen is a life-changer for students and adults with reading difficulties. Scan words or lines from any screen (e.g., tablet, smart phone, computer) or printed material, and it not only reads to you but provides word definitions, word breakdown, and more to teach you to read (by "you" we mean the person you buy this for). The Rocket Pen Reader gives the reading-challenged their independence,

Buy the Rocket Pen on Amazon | eBay | Walmart

Watch this demo video:

Main features and benefits:

  • Allows students or adults with reading difficulties to gain independence and reading fluency without stigma.
  • Reading tutor functions include spelling, syllabication (how the word is "built"), and one word displayed in big font.
  • Syllables break for each word.
  • Direct lookup of phrasal verbs and idiomatic expressions (for example, get ahead, get along, keep on, keep off, look forward to).
  • Uses colors for the different fields, to improve the understanding of the dictionary definition.
  • You scan, it reads to you.
  • Scans lines of text or individual words from almost any surface, not just paper. It can read the text on a computer, tablet, or phone.
  • Hear individual words or even multiple lines of text read aloud in natural voice.
  • Completely self-contained, no computer or Wi-Fi required.
  • Comes ready to use, no setup process (but customization can easily be done).
  • Full 1.9 inch color touch screen, and simple physical buttons for screenless scan and read.
  • Multiple built-in dictionaries to search definitions including the New Oxford American Dictionary with Oxford Thesaurus of English (Americanized), Oxford American Children’s Dictionary with Oxford American Children’s Thesaurus, and English to Spanish dictionary.
  • Built-in speaker automatically mutes when earbuds are used, automatically unmutes when they aren't.
  • Meets FCC, ROHS, and CE standards.
  • Package includes ReaderPen, USB charging cable, Quick Start Guide, and earphones.

Rocket Pen

The Rocket Pen Reader is an affordable, powerful reading assistant and reading tutor that erases the barriers created by dyslexia and other reading problems. It can be used privately in the classroom, avoiding stigma, thanks to the earbuds included in the kit (it can alternatively be used without earbuds).

How it teaches reading

Before the early 1980s, public schools relied on phonics to teach reading. This allowed any student to "sound out" a new, unfamiliar word and also recognize its root and thereby often grasp its meaning even without a dictionary. Then schools switched to the "Look See" method, which treated words as individual pictograms to memorize. The results were dismal, plummeting the USA from the top of the literacy ranks to the bottom among industrialized countries.

The Rocket Pen puts phonics back in.

It also adds a context-driven dictionary and a context-driven thesaurus, both powerful tools for improving reading skills. See the reading tutor functions in the chart below.

It is the answer

The Rocket Pen Reader is the answer for helping the reading-challenged in the classroom, special needs classes, home-schooling, and adult education. Because of its mobile-friendly design, you can carry it with you and use it anywhere. Not only does it read to you, it helps you learn to read (for example, by showing you the syllable breakdown and the definition). It is super easy to use, no need to watch a dozen videos to figure out what to do.

Based on the highly successful ReadingPen 2 and vastly superior to the cPen Reader Pen, the RocketPen is the latest generation in a reading tutor scanning pen. It is a quantum leap or two beyond anything else on the market. This amazing device retails for $499, sells for $399 on Amazon and, but is on sale now for a limited time only via our eBay store at only $379!

It beats the competition

Compare the Rocket Pen to the competition. The winner here is obvious:

Rocket Pen cPen Reader Orcam Read
Amazon Price 399 285 1990
Color touchscreen Yes No No
Words appear in large font Yes No No
Scans phones, tablets, etc. Yes No Yes
Scans blocks of text No No Yes
Color-coded dictionary Yes No No
Simple physical buttons Yes Yes Yes
Ergonomic for kids Yes No No
English and Spanish Yes Yes Yes
Verbal commands No No Yes
Auto trigger upon contact Yes Yes No
Easy menu navigation Yes No No
Manufacturer experience, yrs >25 6 <5
Product age Latest generation! 6 3




Reading Tutor Functions


Dictionary 1 New Oxford American Oxford Primary n/a
Dictionary 2 Oxford American Children’s n/a n/a
Thesaurus 1 New Oxford American Oxford Primary n/a
Thesaurus 2 Oxford American Children’s n/a n/a
Syllablication / word breakdown Yes No No
Hear word spelled out Yes No No
See word spelled out Yes No No
Part of speech Yes Yes No
Headword Yes Yes No
Pronunciation guide Yes No No
Idioms Yes No No
Quick Define feature Yes No No


3. Brainpower tip


You've no doubt heard the expression, "Can't see the forest for the trees." This is often misused to mean something other than what it is. It is a common form of thinking error, so I want to explain it.

Consider a house full of clutter. Let's say it has a single occupant, just to keep things simple. The person living there sees all the items (trees) but does not understand the purpose of the house or each room in it. The main purpose of the house is to provide living space, but this person cannot see that. This person treats the house as a mere place to store items. Most of those items serve no purpose to the occupant other than to be there. This leads to never removing things that don't belong. The typical clutterer just wastes life force and living time moving stuff around.

Let's look at rooms.

  • What is the purpose of a kitchen? It's where you store and prepare food. It's not where, for example, you store a 500 year supply of ink pens. Anything that does not support the purpose of storing and preparing food does not belong in that room. Nor does anything that might support that purpose but is there in excess. A single person living alone doesn't need three coffee makers, two large refrigerators, an 8 year supply of trash bags, three telephone answering machines, four wastebaskets, etc.

  • What is the purpose of a dining room? It's where you serve meals and snacks, thus it has a table and chairs (dining set) for that purpose. You might also use the table for other things, such as reviewing and signing a contract with a contractor. Aside from a china hutch or similar (and contents, you don't store anything in that room. The table might have a fruit bowl or similar, but it does not have boxes of stuff stacked on it. There is at least one nice wall hanging to help set the mood.

  • What is the purpose of a living room? Generally, it's a place with a nice furniture arrangement (sectional, sofas, big comfy chairs, or similar) for relaxing and entertaining guests. It may have an entertainment center, a coffee table, end tables, perhaps books shelves. But no boxes of stuff. Maybe one corner has a pet bed and toy box. Or a cat tree. There is framed art on the walls. For some people, a mini-bar completes the room.

You get the point, right? The "forest" is the main purpose. Why is it there? The "trees" are the parts that  help the forest serve its purpose. In a cluttered house, the occupant does not differentiate between trees and weeds or see an overgrowth of trees. And if you have a specific purpose such as storing and preparing food, you might think of that as an apple orchard so you don't want oaks growing in there.

Many people look at things in isolation rather than in context and thus cannot connect the dots in front of them. The forest is the context. You don't need to see every single tree to understand the context.

I used the cluttered house as a metaphor for thinking that is cluttered and out of context. This is what you want to avoid. You can avoid that by ensuring you establish the context before looking at individual facts, suppositions, and assertions.

4. Finance tip

We have all been inundated with political messages. The 2022 elections (in USA) are only days away. I think rather than look at things from a politics perspective, we need to look at them from a financial perspective. The contests that determine control of the House and Senate are between radical, economically disastrous, financially expensive socialists who have the audacity to call themselves "Democrats" and "any other candidate".

Let that thought inform you as to how you should cast your vote. If you like runaway inflation (in addition to the massive contraction in civil liberties) and an insecure financial future, vote for a socialist aka "Democrat". If you dislike those things, then vote for the candidate most likely to defeat that person.

This is really a financial decision. Don't let politics enter into it.

5. Security tip

Guard your health, it is your most prized possession. And there are people who want to steal it from you.

All kinds of schemes abound, such as the death-spiking clock changes we're asked to make twice a year. Currently, the sicko method that is robbing people of their health is the "Covid vaccine". They've been mandating it in various ways, including making it a condition for things like employment and travel.

  1. What they are calling a "vaccine" does not meet the medical or legal definition of same.
  2. It is totally ineffective at stopping transmission, so any mandate is baseless.
  3. It is totally ineffective at stopping infection, so getting it is pointless. In fact, there is a higher rate of infection against the "vaxxed" than the unvaxxed.
  4. Almost nobody under age 70 is at risk of death from Covid 19, 20, 21, or 22. So even if we had a vaccine, there's no reason for anyone of working age or younger to take it.
  5. If we really had a health crisis justifying the shutdowns, masks, and other pointless measures plus a vaccine, they would have stopped sales of "the other white powder", a drug whose abuse is responsible for 8 of the top ten causes of death in the USA. Seed oils are also a major cause of death and disease yet the same govt promotes their consumption!

Given the reality, what is driving the mandates and other insanity? Answer: Billions of dollars for big pharma. When you follow the money, you see why they don't follow the science. Or any sense of ethics, morality, or common decency.

This doesn't stop morons like Brainless Biden from making absolutely false statements about the jab. According to him and other dispensers of disinformation, you're supposedly at risk if you don't get an experimental treatment that:

1. Has an efficacy of 0.85% (may prevent the disease in 1 case in 100,000 but kills 5 in 100,000. Even the 0.85% is highly questionable. Note that it is also two orders of magnitude below what is expected of a vaccine.
2. Does zero to prevent transmission.
3. Lowers your immunity not only to Covid but to other pathogens.
4. Causes damage nerves, blood vessels, and vital organs.

There is ZERO benefit to getting the jab and HUGE downside. Big Pharma gets billons of extra profit not just from the jab but from all the other medicines they will sell due to jab-induced illnesses. And they have no civil or criminal liability!


6. Health tip/Fitness tips

Lose weight, be strong, burn fat, gain muscle

Lose weight, be strong, burn fat, gain muscle

Lose weight, be strong, burn fat, gain muscle

The photos tell you something important about my credibility in this area.

Statistics when these photos were taken, 2 days past my 62nd birthday:

  • Height: 6'0"

  • Wingspan: 6'1"

  • Weight: 148.8lbs (a bit more than the Age 60 shoot, and I am leaner for this one)

  • Bodyfat: Unknown, but well below what the Tanita scale says is 5%

  • Waist: 29

  • Chest: 48

  • Arms: 15

  • Quads: 20.5 (an increase of half an inch since the Age 60 shoot)

  • Max bench press: Unknown, but I do 4 sets of 10 reps with 150 lbs to warm up on chest day

  • Max squat: Unknown, but I do 4 sets of 8 reps of front squats with 90lbs to start Leg Day

  • Cholesterol: In normal range, on low side

  • Testosterone: Above the upper limit of the normal range

  • Last illness: 1971

  • Last workout missed: Spring of 1977

  • Training days per week: 6

  • Type of training: Split routine, heavy on supersets

  • Meals per day: 7 on training days, 6 on rest day

  • Percent of diet that is processed food: 0

  • Amount of meat, wheat, corn, or soy eaten annually: 0

  • Number of eggs eaten per day: Between 8 and 10

Some cool climbing  videos:


See all of my climbing videos here:

Let's examine a concept I call "food health range".

Consider yogurt.

  • When most people buy what they mistake for yogurt, they are buying a highly processed, sugar-laden concoction that just so happens to have in it some yogurt made from the milk of a diseased cow. This is not safe to eat. Plain nonfat and plain lowfat yogurt fall into this category (something fattening and toxic is substituted for the milk fat).
  • A step up from that is plain yogurt made from the milk of a diseased cow. While it doesn't have a highly addictive endocrine modifiers, it still contains the glyphosate that was in the corn fed to the cow and it still contains hormones and antibiotics that can cause serious health problems.
  • Then we go to organic yogurt made from the milk of a grass fed cow. But wait, we are not home-free. If it has sugar in it, as most of these do, it's toxic.
  • So the next step up from that is plain organic yogurt made from the milk of a grass fed cow. But what if it's made from homogenized milk? It's far better than the preceding options and you can probably stop here. But consider how milk is homogenized. Homogenization means all the fat particles are the same size, this is why there's no cream on top (it's mixed into the yogurt). To make them the same size, they are all made smaller with heat and pressure.
  • Yogurt at the top of the food health range is made from non-homogenized milk from a grass fed cow that doesn't have mastitis. Amish yogurt is an example of this. And sans additives such as sugar, it's a fantastic food with many benefits.

It amazes me how the "food" industry can so botch up a great food that it is not safe for human consumption. Yet the vast majority of "healthy" foods Are botched up just this way. The less that is in that food other than itself and the less that has been done to it, the better. Even something as seemingly harmless as "low heat" can ruin something like honey. Honey should never be heated. If you see it as an ingredient in a baked good, don't buy that baked good.

Now, look again at the progression I outlined for yogurt. I personally go with the last option in the list. For everything. It is more convenient and perhaps less costly to have a mix of the last two options. I am not sure I gain all that much by taking the purist approach, but it is what I choose. You certainly do not want any of the first three approaches. Some people will say it's OK to mix those in. Here's how you test whether they are right. Simply look at them. You will see evidence of endocrine system malfunction, namely excess body fat. How much of that is an acceptable risk? To me, zero. But perhaps I am extreme there. I've known people with minor malfunction to live a long time without major illness except dementia. Is a little dementia acceptable? Is it a fair trade-off for whatever benefit (I cannot see any) there is to any of the first three approaches?

I think if you look at your desired outcome, you will choose the option that best supports it. Here is my desired outcome into my twilight years:

  • No loss of mobility.
  • No loss of independence.
  • No chronic pain.
  • Plenty of physical vigor.
  • No cancer or other symptoms of chronic inflammation.
  • No glaucoma, diabetes, arthritis, incontinence, heart disease, renal malfunction, liver disease, etc.

To me, every bit of processed sugar, wheat, corn, soy, HFC, food colorings, unpronounceable ingredients, and seed oil takes me a step backward from my goals. By eating exclusively those foods that are nutrient dense and least-processed (or unprocessed) I advance those goals instead of retard them.


At, you'll find plenty of informative, authoritative articles on maintaining a lean, strong physique. It has nothing to do with long workouts or impossible to maintain diets. In fact:
  • The best workouts are short and intense.
  • A good diet contains far more flavors and satisfaction than the typical American diet.

7. Factoid

Men's eyes are the same size, but women have one eye smaller. Women have larger foreheads than men, but men have larger brows than women. Men have bigger hands and feet than women who match them in height. This is consistent, no matter what gender a person "identifies" as.


8. Thought for the Day

Change is inevitable, except from a vending machine.


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The purpose of this publication is to inform and empower its readers (and save you money!). The views expressed in this e-newsletter are generally not shared by socialists or other brainwashed individuals. That's because those fools live in an alternate reality and have not bothered to learn the basics of how life works. They cannot do basic math, cannot apply logic, and cannot be bothered to learn the basic facts relevant to any topic that they are passionate about.

Except where noted, this e-newsletter is entirely the work of Mark Lamendola. Anything presented as fact can be independently verified. Where sources are not given, they are readily available to anyone who makes the effort. Mark provides information from either research or his own areas of established expertise. Sometimes, what appears to be a personal opinion is the only possibility when applying sound logic--reason it out before judging! (That said, some personal opinions do appear on occasion).

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