Happy Memorial Day! Remember and honor those who died!

This famous poem is now over 100 years old: Flanders Field today: And a painting of the soldier poet’s subject: So please remember. Don’t let their sacrifices be in vain. We will always be in their debt.

“What A Great Job You Are Doing”

Great. Just great. Last month critics of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s murderous anti-drug crusade were dismayed by the official White House summary of a “very friendly” telephone conversation in which Donald Trump praised the bloodthirsty authoritarian for “fighting very hard to rid [his] country of drugs.” A newly revealed transcript of the April 29 call, […]

The constantly-evolving, living, breathing definition of fascism

Even though my posts have slowed to barely a trickle, as most readers know, I’m no fan of Trump. Nor is Reason‘s Nick Gillespie, whose latest piece totally cracked me up: Donald Trump, the most-unlikely and least-liked president in the history of the United States, had barely celebrated his first 100 days when calls for his […]

“I Used To Believe…”

14-Year Veteran Undercover Cop Exposes Truth About The Drug War: “I Used To Believe I Was Doing Good”. “When I went into policing I thought addicts had made the mistake of trying drugs and had no willpower to stop. Actually, problematic drug users – or at least all the ones I knew – were self […]

American Historical Figure Most Like Trump?

I’d say Joe Kennedy. Both turned Prohibition Profits into big real estate ventures. Trump, however, is not making the same mistake Joe did. He is not giving the administration of the country to his kids. He is (mostly) doing it himself.

Comey’s Bank – FTM

What? You say you have never heard of FTM Bank? It is the oldest bank in the world even if it is not officially chartered. FTM is Follow The Money. Well, former FBI Director James Comey sure had his eye on the money. From Zero Hedge commenter PrayingMantis comes this comment which is a little […]

What happened is less important than what people want to have happened!

I don’t blog much, but occasionally I get really pissed off with nowhere else to go, and this is such an occasion. I am almost beside myself over something, and I don’t know what to do about it. For years now (and especially for the past few months) I keep hearing people say that Hitler […]