M142 HIMARS launching a GMLRS rocket at the White Sands Missile Range in 2005 (from here) Instead of deterring our enemies, making it clear that wars of conquest will be unprofitable, our leaders risk bringing us to the brink of WWIII step by step. Don't think so? Then put yourself in the position of the... Continue Reading →
QUESTION: WHAT IS WINNING AN ELECTION WORTH TO YOU?
Mushroom cloud from the atomic explosion over Nagasaki rising 18,000 m (59,000 ft) into the air on the morning of August 9, 1945. (from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_warfare) What is going on in Washington DC? From the get-go, President Joe Biden's foreign policy has been just plain weird. He tried to walk away from Afghanistan without even getting... Continue Reading →
WHY NOT CHINA?
from https://www.cia.gov/the-world-factbook/countries/china/map First, let's look at this odd story in the news. On Monday, Danish and Swedish seismologists measured what they say were explosions along the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines, which bring Russian gas to Germany and the rest of Western Europe. Those explosions released and probably will continue to release a substantial... Continue Reading →
THE REPUBLICAN COMMITMENT TO AMERICA
from https://www.cia.gov/the-world-factbook/countries/united-states/map As usual, Republicans have trouble with messaging, but they try. The less dictatorial the leadership, the more difficult it is to get people to agree on anything. Want a silly example? http://commitmenttoamerica.com/ takes us to https://www.republicanleader.gov/commitment/. Apparently, Speaker To Be Kevin McCarthy did not want the document here, https://www.gop.gov/commitmenttoamerica. I don't know exactly... Continue Reading →