Category Archives: politics

Dare We Hope?

With an apology for my last post which reflected more hopelessness than usual, do we dare hope that the entire truth will be told about Bergdahl? It looks like too many people are posting similar accounts in too many places … Continue reading

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Bergdahl Released

Yeah, yeah, yeah. He’s finally and at last been released from captivity, or whatever it was. He may now face disciplinary action for his desertion, or whatever it was. Not certain that much discussion is warranted beyond that until all … Continue reading

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Irony in the District

Once again DC has managed to expose, whether by accident or design, a huge irony in our current method of governance.  We are today seeing the juxtaposition of groups of people congregating on the Mall representing concurrently the best and … Continue reading

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McCain: ‘Allahu Akhbar!’ Just Means ‘Thank God!’

Really? Have you lost your mind, Senator McCain? Let’s assume for a moment that indeed the words literally mean the same thing.  So what? We have all seen pictures of young males screaming “Allahu Akhbar” with raised weapons in the … Continue reading

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It’s a National Shame

It seems that we suffering with healthy doses of common sense are rapidly becoming extinct.  At least that is how it appears all too frequently if you believe that the headlines of the day reflect what is going on among … Continue reading

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The Real War on Women

In its’ continuing war against women, the left has managed to put forth perhaps the silliest iteration to date.  Instead of championing equal opportunity for all, they are now offering to sacrifice our women, young and old, to their cause … Continue reading

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Women in Combat?

The smoke and mirrors magic show continues in Washington, DC, this time with the brilliant diversion of getting everyone all up in arms over lifting the ban of women in combat specialties.  Not that there is anything else which should … Continue reading

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Kerry is still Lying

Just about the time we have recovered from his ill-advised attempt to become PotUS, John F Kerry’s name is once again foisted upon the nation.  Now, if the citizens of Massachusetts think he represents their interests well, then they should indeed … Continue reading

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Past As Prologue?

Yeah I’m paraphrasing Shakespeare… not the first methinks? Over in Russia they have a non-bloody way of dealing with protestors  – fine ’em! Can’t avoid thinking about Tiananmen Square and Syria. You can read about the Russian effort here. Not … Continue reading

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Times are a-changin’

J. D. (another Army guy) has a post up at his place and I stole his title. President Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Bob Dylan. He also gave one to Delores Heurta, a Hugo Chavez toady and … Continue reading

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