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Technocracy: Ban steak knives at airports?

Thursday, December 18, 2014
By Phil Elmore

Politically correct hysteria over one of humanity’s most ancient tools is the reason “zero tolerance” policies punish good students who bring to school items as harmless as butter knives. My WND Technocracy column this week is about anti-knife hysteria. Specifically, people are now calling to ban round-tip steak knives at airports, as if such... »

“Carol of the Bells,” a Christmas Short Story

Tuesday, December 16, 2014
By Phil Elmore
“Carol of the Bells,” a Christmas Short Story

When the dog spoke to him, Gavin knew his father had been telling the truth. He was loading the last of the groceries in the Aerostar, making sure to hang on to Henry’s biscuits, when the Jack Russell Terrier hopped into the cargo area... »

Episode 50, “Across the Gulf Bridge”

Thursday, December 11, 2014
By Phil Elmore
Episode 50, “Across the Gulf Bridge”

  The little girl hums softly to herself. She is guiding a powered wheelchair, custom-built, through the busy streets of Hongkongtown.  It is a bright, sunny day, with low ozone and a cool breeze coming off the ocean.  People are everywhere, coming and going,... »


Technocracy — ‘Metaverse’ Porn: Danger Ahead

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
By Phil Elmore

My WND Technocracy column this week is about the increasing likelihood that technology will facilitate us “checking out” of reality. The allure of creating a fantasy world in which... »

Episode 49, “The Best Father”

Thursday, December 4, 2014
By Phil Elmore
Episode 49, “The Best Father”

  Peyton spat one of his own teeth onto the tiled floor.  He reached up with one aching hand and probed the wound in his cheek.  The hole in... »

Mack Bolan’s Endless War… Ends?

Thursday, December 4, 2014
By Phil Elmore
Mack Bolan’s Endless War… Ends?

One point five million words.  1,500,000 plus some assorted thousands here and there — that is the total number of words I have written over the course of 21... »