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About danmillerinpanama

I was graduated from Yale University in 1963 with a B.A. in economics and from the University of Virginia School of law, where I was the notes editor of the Virginia Law Review in 1966. Following four years of active duty with the Army JAG Corps, with two tours in Korea, I entered private practice in Washington, D.C. specializing in communications law. I retired in 1996 to sail with my wife, Jeanie, on our sailboat Namaste to and in the Caribbean. In 2002, we settled in the Republic of Panama and live in a very rural area up in the mountains. I have contributed to Pajamas Media and Pajamas Tatler. In addition to my own blog, Dan Miller in Panama, I an an editor of Warsclerotic and contribute to China Daily Mail when I have something to write about North Korea.

Media asked to be even more respectful of Islamist sensitivities


Being  respectful toward the sensitivities of Islamists should be easy for the “legitimate” media. They are normally more than respectful toward the sensitivities of the Obama Administration. An April 15th post by Jonathan Turley argues, gently, against catering excessively to Islamic sensitivities. Lawrence Pintak, dean of … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Klavan, Appeasement, Benghazi, Brain washing, Conservatives, Conspiracy theories, Department of Domestic Tranquility (DDT), Free Press, free speech, Freedom, Government reliance, Ideology, Integrity, Islamist rage, Islamists, Islamophobia, Jonathan Turley, Libruls, Media, Obama, Political Correctness, Politics, Principles, Propaganda, publishing ethics, Racism, Reality, Reporting, Story telling, Trust, United States of Obama | Tagged , , , , , | 7 Comments

Truth, lies and conspiracy theories


The Federal Government lies as a matter of policy and habit. Occasionally  “legitimate” media detect and dissect the lies, but they more often simply report them as true. The resultant “conspiracy theories” are often more believable than the Government lies … Continue reading

Posted in Obama, Freedom, Israel, Conservatives, Media, Protests, Iran, Corruption, Abuse of Power, Ideology, Facts, Politics, Political Correctness, Democrats, States' Rights, Government reliance, Lies, Nuclear weapons, Congress, Right wing conspiracy, Democrat National Convention, Owned by Government, Benghazi, Libruls, Conspiracy theories, Gun control, John Kerry, 2014, 2016, Nanny state, P5+1, United States of Obama, Brain washing, Apathy, Palestinian Authority, Cows, Reality, Foreign policy, BLM | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

Bundy Ranch: the “truth” shall make you . . . ?


The reports, such as they are, from the Bundy Ranch have been confusing. The Feds have contributed to the dearth of verifiable information, suggesting that there are things it would be inconvenient for us to know. I don’t know what’s … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Abuse of Power, Administrative Agencies, Apathy, Army, BLM, Brain washing, Civil War, Conservatives, Conspiracy theories, Constitution, Corruption, Cows, Democracy, Democrats, Department of Domestic Tranquility (DDT), Duty, Executive Decree, Fantasy, fear, Federal Agencies, Free Press, Freedom, Good stuff for everone free, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Gun control, Ideology, Law and Order, Libruls, Media, Military, Nanny state, Obama, Obama's America, Obama's America Now, ObamaCare, Owned by Government, Politics, Power, Protests, Reality, Right Wing, States' Rights, U.S. Military, United States of Obama, War on antisocial conduct | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments

The United States of Obama are imploding


What, if anything, do “we” now stand for and why? An article published on April 9th by the Gatestone Institute International Policy Council is titled U.S.: The Great Problem that Needs to be Solved. Written by Elliot Abrams, it contends that the … Continue reading

Posted in Abbas, Abuse of Power, Appeasement, Congress, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, Democrats, Elections, Executive Decree, Fantasy, Foreign policy, Freedom, Ideology, Islamists, Israel, Jerusalem, John Kerry, Khamenei, Libruls, Netanyahu, Nuclear weapons, Obama, Obama's America, Obama's America Now, Obamaphilia, P5+1, Palestinian Authority, RINOs, U.S. Military, Unified State of Obama, United States of Obama | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Benghazi hearings: CIA director altered talking points from “attack” to “demonstration”


Originally posted on Wintery Knight:
From the Wall Street Journal, a summary on the Benghazi congressional hearings. Excerpt: Last week’s encounter between former acting CIA Director Michael Morell and the House Permanent Subcommittee on Intelligence may have brought us a…

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Excessive Government, antibiotics and radiation are bad medicine


All three can be good or bad depending on how much, how and for what used. That a little bit might be good does not mean that a lot more will be better. Radiation Many years ago, in the mid to late 1940′s and … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, 2016, Apathy, Congress, Conservatives, Democrats, Economic decline, Economics, Executive Decree, Federal Agencies, Franklin Roosevelt, Freedom, Good stuff for everone free, Hatred, History, Left, Libruls, New Deal, Obama, Obama's America, Obama's America Now, ObamaCare, Owned by Government, Palin, Politics, Republicans, RINOs, Socialism, Stimulus, Unified State of Obama | Tagged , , , , , | 10 Comments

Secretary Kerry and his Israel – Palestinian “peace process”


The process itself, rather than peace, has become the goal. A bit of history The notion that “the end justifies the means” is bad even when the end sought might be seen as beneficial. Transitory peace might be a beneficial intermediate end if the … Continue reading

Posted in Abbas, Appeasement, Arafat, Farce, Fatah, Foreign policy, Formerly Great Britain, Germany, Hamas, Hatred, History, Hitler's Germany, Islamists, Israel, Jewophobia, John Kerry, Maduro, Middle East, Obama, Palestinian Authority, Palestinian heroes, United States of Obama | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Breaking News From CNN: Planes Struggle Without Fuel


Originally posted on JONATHAN TURLEY:
I do not know what concerns me more: that this is news to someone . . . or that CNN thinks its viewers would need this information. Source: Reddit

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Sec. Kerry to initiate North – South Korea peace process. Huh?


Anticipating the prompt success of the Israel – Palestine peace process as well as the desired outcome of the P5+1 nuke talks, Secretary Kerry will next devote his efforts to securing peace between the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and the Republic of Korea. WASHINGTON, D.C., … Continue reading

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Some are more equal…


Another Tack: Some are more equal | JPost | Israel News. By SARAH HONIG 03/27/2014 21:42 Everyone is perfectly free to go into raptures over Obama but it’s a whole different opera when not-so-flattering opinions are sounded. Obama’s thinking appears…

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