18h UTC; TUESDAY, 21 OCTOBER 2014: To the minds of certain ideologues in the "Tea Party" and "Christian Patriot" (pseudo)movements, and the prolefeeders as enable them in the aid-and-comfort arena, ons-styl ekonomesie vryheid needs to be seen as one with Our National and Sovereign Identity as a Peculiar Among the Nations, Endowed Solely by the Goodness of His Grace and Favour.

Even more so: Said ekonomesie vryheid needs to be mensgesenterde (Afrikaans; "people-centred") for such to be all the more effective and efficient as an Agent of Our Collective National Character, Unity and Identity as a People and Nation. As a weapon, even, in service to Our National and Sovereign Identity, &c.! (Never mind the target audience for such prolefeed being such having a very narrow concept of ekonomesie vryheid at its most basic, one as requires a latent anti-Semitism and jingoism of the highest order for the masses to understand such all the more.)

BUT: What exactly is required for ons styl ekonomesie vryheid to be as mensgesenterde as the prolefeed expects us to believe, even to accept as a Holy of Holies when it comes to Thy Dear and Lovely Land and its National and Sovereign Identity? Or are we expected to know what it implieth without further elaboration?

If you thought AmeriKKKan public-school teachers were becoming all the more awful, consider thou this case out of Montréal as made CBC Radio's As It Happens the other night:

(BTW, the title card illustrated translates as "The Intimate Journal of a Nymphomaniac.")

And your new Lay's Potato Chip flavour is-- (prolonged drum roll via Groovy Groove per Cattanooga Cats there)--Wasabi Ginger!!

The which joins Cheesy Garlic Bread in the ranks of consumer-created flavours in this the second year of Lay's annual "design your own flavour" competition, beating out Cappuccino, Bacon Mac 'n Cheese and Mango Salsa in the final consumer-choice round. And winning for its creator, a New Jersey nurse, the greater of $1 million or a cut of the first year's sales of the new flavour.

So, for next year, one flavour I'd like to recommend: Rotisserie Minnesota Turkey Breast.

So till next time, folks: "73"
(Which, incidentally, was railroad telegraphers' shorthand for "goodbye.")

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