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Pay attention to what you think.

This blog is an OpEd.  It’s my considered opinion but I don’t make things up. I try to write with intelligence guided by experience and I don’t try to lead people down the garden path..  I try, but no guarantees.  … Continue reading

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Front page news that isn’t news.

Mt. Mantap collapse: Not news. Structural integrity was lost and partial collapse occurred in the last test, 3 Sept 2017 and was widely reported. Everyone understands that the site is no longer usable. However, as of yesterday, 38 North and … Continue reading

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H/T Scott G who contributed to this Middle East rant.

  No one gives a shit about which shithole is in charge of any country so long as certain criteria are met. In fact, we installed the Shah of Ian who was the worst despot in the middle east. In … Continue reading

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Israel has never had a domestically generated school shooting.

Google:  Israeli girls with guns See? In Israel, young men and women serve mandatory military terms.  When trained, they can carry 24/7. No one thinks anything about it.  Automatic weapons and handguns are not a problem.  People stop terrorism instantly. … Continue reading

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Short memories and erratic policies.

in 1959 after Castro’s successful popular uprising in Cuba, he came to the US to ask us for aid.  The stories and photos are online if you want to look.  Not only would no one talk to him, we literally … Continue reading

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Donald Trump hired the wrong people. He should have called me.

From Consortium News:  https://consortiumnews.com/2018/04/19/war-fever/ War Fever There is a fever that seizes this land from time to time and it is the fever of war, a condition that this time seems immune to all known cures, starting with reason, as … Continue reading

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Why no one trusts the US anymore

From Asia Times, 19 Apr, 2018 http://www.atimes.com/article/russia-exposes-british-lies-skripal-trail-leads-us/ The page is returning a 404 error in the US..  but I grabbed it: Russia exposes British lies on Skripal, but trail leads to US Moscow says it has proof that the agent used … Continue reading

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America: the new global Humbug.

We don’t have any patriots or heroes anymore. We can’t look up to anyone as role models except grossly overpaid Hollywood types, the great majority of whom are brainless.  We no longer trust our government and for very good reason:  … Continue reading

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A day in the life….

“What is that smell?” ‘I’m cooking bacon because the avocados are all getting ripe.’ (I’m too smart to ask what ripe avocados have to do with bacon, but I persevere.) “It doesn’t small like bacon.” ‘It’s Irish bacon.  I got … Continue reading

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An open letter to President Trump.

Dear Mr. President. As regards Assad in Syria, the question is not whether some group or another managed to kill a few handfuls of  people with chemical weapons.  The question is why would Assad do it, knowing that if he … Continue reading

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