Author: D.C. Gonk

Historic European Martial Arts

Historic European Martial Arts in Port Jervis Scroll the .pdf below to see photos and read the article from my day spent with the group in Port Jervis that is bringing back sword duels and historic European martial arts, This…

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Biking the Watershed

Biking the Watershed How Dejay Birtch turned Port Jervis into the perfect mountain-biking area for competitive racers and casual riders alike. Scroll the .pdf below to read the article and see the photos. This article was originally published by Journal…

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At The Moment

At The Moment An Interview with Stefanie Jasper. Scroll the .pdf below to see the images and article on one of New Jersey’s finest artists and entrepreneurs. This Article was originally published in the Sussex County Journal

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Reddit Investors v. Wall Street pt. 2: Revenge of the Powerful

Reddit Investors v. Wall Street pt. 2: Revenge of the Powerful Those who aren’t applauding the r/WallStreetBets battle against Wall Street hedge funds are, in my opinion, on the wrong side of history. Leaning into their shortsightedness, the powerful politicians,…

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Reddit Investors v. Wall Street pt. 1

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Melvin Capital’s bet against GameStop failed, and people became a bit more knowledgeable about how Wall Street works, or fails to work, because of the saga. Part one of a two-part series In an act of rebellion that was applauded…

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Kamala Harris: A Flawed VP for a Flawed Democracy

A Brief Synopsis of Harris and the General State of American Politics Joe Biden has finally decided on his vice-presidential candidate— Kamala Harris. Harris gained clout during this year’s Democratic primary but is preceded by a notorious record as a…

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The Trip Before The Trip

The Trip Before The Trip My best attempt at describing a wild psychedelic adventure. The night before starting my road trip through America, I took a winding psychedelic trip through the universe with my dear friend, Jesus. (No, not the…

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Big Tech Stranglehold over Public Discourse shows a Monopoly in need of Reform

Big Tech Stranglehold over Public Discourse shows a Monopoly in need of Reform Does Big Tech function as a regular private sector company — or a utility? Legally speaking, Twitter and Facebook are in their right to ban Trump and…

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The Rock That Can’t Be Reached

Drug addiction and recovery. friendship

The Rock That Can’t Be Reached We were at the quarry again. The quarry is the closest thing to a beach for people like us, who didn’t live in fancy private lake communities and were not a near drive to…

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As 2020 ends, Censorship and Tone-policing Increasingly Plague Media

As 2020 ends, Censorship and Tone-policing Increasingly Plague Media In an attempt to remove a totalitarian leader from office, the media has reverted to their own twisted form of totalitarianism. In a politically oppressive system, the party in power often…

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