Category Archives: Politics

Trump U

It is clear to me, this far into the primary election season, that it is no longer possible to get much substance out of most candidates. However, humor abounds. I just wanted to share with you, dear reader, an insightful … Continue reading

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Secrets

As flaps go, the one about Hillary Clinton’s classified emails is one for the history books.  It might even be pivotal in the general election.  But how many people actually understand the nature of the problem?  Not many, I submit. … Continue reading

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Ah, Martin, We Never Really Knew Ye.

Alas, Governor, it is with sadness that I note your withdrawal from the presidential race.  You had everything going for you that I could see.  Good looking, young, healthy, talented, scandal-free, and a proven track record in the difficult world … Continue reading

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On Being Terrified

The following was sent to me by a good friend of mine: ALERTS TO THREATS IN 2015 EUROPE From JOHN CLEESE The English are feeling the pinch in relation to recent events in Syria and have therefore raised their security … Continue reading

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The Changing Face of War

There is a major problem with political rhetoric today and that is the use of the term, war. We’ve had the war on poverty, the war on drugs, and now, the war on terrorism. It is a fallacious premise, this … Continue reading

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This Discussion Says It All, IMO

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Vacations

President Barack Obama is getting flak for being on vacation and playing golf while the world is, seemingly, going to hell in a hand basket. It’s predictable. I can recall the same complaints about every president in my lifetime. Such … Continue reading

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