Category Archives: presidential incompetence

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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A VERY FAST AND EFFICIENT WAY TO FIX THE VA MESS


This is actually very simple. The people most affected by the system should run the system. Imagine this: Each Veterans Administration location is assigned a strike force of veteran volunteers (VETSTRIKEFOR) who are answerable to no one in the bureaucracy.  … Continue reading

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THE POTENTIAL FOR FURTHER RUSSIAN EXPANSION


Some interesting news from Russia, courtesy of the Czech news organizations iDNES and ČTK. Apparently, Putin is searching for a legal basis for his move against the Ukraine and, very likely, for future aggressions. So it seems to me, anyway. … Continue reading

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A BRILLIANT PORTRAIT OF OBAMA


A remarkably prescient quote from the doyenne of American historians, Barbara Tuchman: “…he possessed that dangerous talent for oratory which can simulate action and even thought.” This was in reference to war-mongers Albert Beveridge and William Jennings Bryan who militated … Continue reading

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OBAMACARE FOR CLUNKERS


Interesting blivet on Yahoo News about the failed Cash for Clunkers (C4C) program.  C4C had been intended (on paper, anyway) to help the environment, but instead created an environmental nightmare.  A few representative points: The program’s first mistake seems to … Continue reading

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WHY ROMNEY?


I was recently asked the following question: Why do you like Romney so much? And my answer, finally, after almost a month of cogitating, is as follows: This is a complicated question, but definitely one worth answering. Let me start … Continue reading

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CARTOON COMPANIES


First we got Obelix, Idefix and Asterix (1959-present), who remain economic success stories because the, ahem, individuals who gave them birth understood the realities of business and offered a product that the public welcomed. Now we have Amonix (1989-2012), which … Continue reading

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WHAT OBAMA DON’T GOT


Ability to make hard decisions.  Ability to make intelligent and realistic decisions.  And… …cojones. Can anyone imagine Obama doing this? (h/t History News Network) While publicly claiming neutrality between Argentina and the U.K. during the 1982 Falklands War, President Ronald … Continue reading

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POLISH – I SAY AGAIN “POLISH” – DEATH CAMPS?


You can’t make this up… Barack Obama, in awarding the Presidential Medal of Freedom posthumously to the intrepid anti-Nazi Jan Karski, spoke of the “Polish death camps” which Karski had penetrated in order to report on what was really going … Continue reading

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NARCISSISM WRIT LARGE


It’s hard to improve on this as a dead ringer for the Obama regime and its spectacular failures.

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