Monthly Archives: November 2007

Do we get what we deserve?

H. L. Mencken: As democracy is perfected, the office represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. We move toward a lofty ideal. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach … Continue reading

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Do we get what we deserve?

H. L. Mencken: As democracy is perfected, the office represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. We move toward a lofty ideal. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach … Continue reading

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November at The Wall

Today the 25th anniversary of The Viet Nam Memorial begins with the Reading of the Names. I had planned to be there this weekend, but life intrudes and I was there twice this year. John F. Kerry will be there … Continue reading

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November at The Wall

Today the 25th anniversary of The Viet Nam Memorial begins with the Reading of the Names. I had planned to be there this weekend, but life intrudes and I was there twice this year. John F. Kerry will be there … Continue reading

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Ralph Peters – 12 Myths of 21st-Century War

The article is here. I read the article in the dead tree format last week, and after a bit of enthusiasm decided to let it slide. Not because I disagreed with his views, but because there was nothing new said. … Continue reading

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Ralph Peters – 12 Myths of 21st-Century War

The article is here. I read the article in the dead tree format last week, and after a bit of enthusiasm decided to let it slide. Not because I disagreed with his views, but because there was nothing new said. … Continue reading

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