Author Archives: Michael J. Kubat

About Michael J. Kubat

I'm a grumpy Czech-born clinical social worker who is vitally interested in the survival in the United States as a viable democracy and a beacon of hope for the rest of the world.

DESTINY OF THE REPUBLIC – A BOOK REVIEW


What kind of thread ties together Alexander Graham Bell, Helen Keller, Sir Joseph Lister, Emperor Dom Pedro II of Brazil, the Statue of Liberty, and President James Garfield? Interestingly, the thread does exist, it is robust, and the tale of … Continue reading

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AMERICAN CEMETERY, LUXEMBOURG


George Patton sleeps there, among his troops. Pics taken in 1981.

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VIRGINIA CREEPER


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ALL APPLE LEADERSHIP TRAGICALLY DROWN IN RIVER STUPID


The Apple-onians have decided to join K-Mart, eBay, Walmart, Amazon, etc. in taking the Mindless Leap into the River Stupid; in their case, it was by banning all Civil War game apps that contain the Confederate Southern Cross flag. I … Continue reading

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THE OBAMIZATION OF EASTERN EUROPE?


Back in 2008, I had penned the rant that I reproduce below. But I was too modest in my scope then, restricting myself as I did to Eastern Europe. The world is getting obamized, as Victor Davis Hanson ably demonstrates … Continue reading

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WE ARE ALL K. NOW!


I listen, with wry amusement and not a little incredulity, to the tortured verbal stratagems that Obama administration officials use to define or justify their positions. It strikes me that their perspective is that: They do not make mistakes. Even … Continue reading

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APPLE CRUSHER VAN


Wow.  Just wow.

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WET DOG


Some people are just not that fond of water, except for spreading it all over the floor while slurping it up…

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CONCEPTUAL CONFUSION IN THE STATE DEPARTMENT


This falls under the rubric of “Extreme Obamite Cleverness” (EOC). For many years, Israel had a policy of demolishing the homes of individual Palestinians who had engaged in terrorist acts against Israel.  This policy was quite controversial, and about ten … Continue reading

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YET ANOTHER OBAMACARE DISASTER


Sylvia Burwell, a loyal Obama apparatchik who was appointed as Secretary of Health and “Human” Services in June 2014, has her priorities perfectly straight.  On November 11, she reiterated that one of her goals is give Obamacare to illegal immigrants.  … Continue reading

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