Tag Archives: politics

Islamic State In the Levant – recruiting, a modest suggestion

A sarcastic rant about our political leaders and a ‘modest suggestion’ in the mode of the original Modest Suggestion as to a cure for domestic radical nutcases. Continue reading

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Does Obama “Love America”?

A Short Rant on the present mindless faux rage over Obama’s Love (or lack their off) for America Continue reading

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Global Warming is a Progressive/USA-Liberal Belief System

A brief look at the geographic distribution of belief (yes, belief, as in ‘belief in fairy-tales’) in AGW – human caused Global Warming. Not too surprisingly, it shows dense progressive / USA-Liberal urban areas are believers while more rural ‘in touch with nature’ areas that are also usually more conservative are in the skeptic camp. Clearly such belief is a political marker for the left / USA-Liberal / Progressive crowd. The rest of us not so much… Continue reading

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Some Thoughts On Russia

Is it useful to look at the present world stage through the lens of prior Empires? Continue reading

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Republican Landslide, Democrats Surprised

A short essay on the election Continue reading

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