Category Archives: USA
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
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
Here’s one I never knew about. (Well, one of many…) The Czech composer Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904) had composed a tribute to the American flag. It was to have been performed at the World’s Columbian Exposition in 1892 that commemorated the … Continue reading
Thought I would rerun this February 2012 rant… ——————————- Barack Obama has been busy denouncing traditional American values, using phrases like “they’ve never really worked.” He has touched on this topic many times and in many ways, but the underlying … Continue reading
Quite recently, we had been treated to the disreputable (and illegal) spectacle of the Obamite administration clandestinely shipping busloads (or planeloads) of newly arrived illegal aliens to various unnamed locations in the USA. One possible explanation, I suppose, is to … Continue reading
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
Brave young man, rest in peace.