Category Archives: 2014

Why do the left generally support the Chavistas in Venezuela?


With three principal exceptions — Panamá, Colombia and Chile — Latin American governments are oriented toward the far left.  An article at Huff & Puff by a self-proclaimed leftist, Carlos González, argues than leftists should not automatically support dictators, even … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Abuse of Power, Brutality, Caracas, Chavez, Civil War, Cuba, Cuban, Death, Democracy, Elections, Fat cats, Free Press, free speech, Freedom, Ideology, Inflation, Left, Leopoldo Lopez, Limitation on Authority, Maduro, Media, Merida, Military, Murder, Protests, Regime change, Twitter | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

President Obama will issue an executive decree telling Iran what to do


The P5+1 deal with Iran, like ObamaCare and other laws of the land, means whatever He said (or may have meant to say) it means. As noted here and elsewhere, the P5+1 deal with Iran may not appear facially to provide for … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Atomic bomb, Boehner, CNN, Commander in Chief, Congress, Constitution, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, Democrats, Don't Ask Don't Tell, Elections, Executive Decree, Humor, Iran, Islamic rage, Israel, John Kerry, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Middle East, Nuclear weapon test, Obama, Obama's America, Obama's America Now, P5+1, Peace, Peace in our time, Republicans, Sanctions, Satire, TOTUS, Unified State of Obama, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

The P5+1 “No Nukes for Iran” Scam is becoming even clearer: an update


It’s domestic politics, ideology and rejection of reality all the way down. As I attempted to demonstrate in January, the English language text of the P5+1 “deal” with Iran has a comforting preface expressing a general intention to keep Iran from getting nuclear weapons. … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Apathy, Appeasement, Biden, Cairo, Congress, Conservatives, Dove of peace, Freedom, History, Iran, John Kerry, Libruls, Middle East, Military, Missile launch, Netanyahu, Obama's America, P5+1, Peace in our time, Peace process, Politics, Sanctions, Unified State of Obama | Tagged , , , , , | 15 Comments

Secretary Kerry will seek an audience with Kim Chi-un in North Korea


Secretary Kerry is truly amazing. Secretary of State Kerry has had at least two historic diplomatic successes recently: demanding that Israel give the Palestinians whatever they want in exchange for destruction peace and begging Iran and her Supreme Leader Khamenei to … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Atomic bomb, Church of Global Warming, Global Warming, Iran, Israel, John Kerry, Kim Chi-un, Kim Dynasty, Kim Jong-un, Korea, Netanyahu, North Korea, North Korea's nukes, North Korean missiles, Nuclear weapon test, Nuclear weapons, Obama, Palestinian Authority, Palestinian heroes, Satire, Unified State of Obama, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Should we have another party before giving American away?


The Republican and Democrat parties seem essentially to have merged. Here’s a link to an article about Venezuelan politics by Daniel Duquenal. As far as I am aware, he is the only English language blogger still in Venezuela. In I … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, 2016, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Democracy, Democrats, Economics, Frog in hot water, GOP rebrands, Government reliance, Illegal immigration, Law, Law and Order, Legalization, Legislation, Obama, Obama Dream Order, Obama's America Now, ObamaCare, Political class, Republican establishment, Republicans, Right Wing, RINOs, TEA Groups, the Basics, Unified State of Obama, White House | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

President Obama’s SOTO address shortened, unexpectedly


Breaking news from Germany necessitated the cancellation of most of President Obama’s anxiously awaited bipartisan State of the Onion Address. President Obama hustled off stage According to an article titled Flatulent cows start fire at German dairy farm – police, … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Congress, Cows, Democrats, Egypt, Executive Decree, Germany, Health Control, Iran, Israel, Middle East, Obama's America, Palestine, Shari law, State of the Onion Message | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Iran Scam Continues


Neither the November 24th P5+1 “deal” nor the White House summary of the subsequent agreement to continue the process deals effectively with Iran’s efforts to have nuclear weapons. NOTE: I tried to address much of what follows when writing earlier about … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Ambassador Bolton, Atomic bomb, Elections, Iran, Israel, Netanyahu, North Korea, North Korea's nukes, North Korean missiles, Nuclear weapons, Obama, Politics, Unified State of Obama | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 66 Comments

November 24th Nuke “deal” with Iran to start to begin to become effective on January 20th


What does it mean? Who knows? When might we learn? Who knows? Acording to a Fox “breaking news” report, Under the deal, Iran agreed to limit its uranium enrichment to 5 percent — the grade commonly used to power reactors. … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Atomic bomb, Dove of peace, Iran, Libruls, Middle East, Nuclear weapons, Obama, P5+1, Pigs can now fly, Sanctions, Unified State of Obama | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

History stutters when repeating itself. What it tells us is clear only if we pay attention.


Unless we read and understand history we lack sufficient knowledge to avoid repetition of its worst events. Barbara Tuchman Multiple tips of the hat to NEO at Nebraska Energy Observer for calling my attention to this video of which I … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Apathy, Appeasement, Atomic bomb, Chamberlain, Churchill, England, Freedom, History, Hitler's Germany, Iran, Israel, John Kerry, Kim Jong-un, Korea, Korea speculation, Libruls, Middle East, Military, North Korea, North Korea's nukes, North Korean missiles, Nuclear weapon test, Nuclear weapons, Obama, P5+1, Peace, Peace in our time, Politics, Retaliation by North Korea, Sanctions, U.S. Military, Unified State of Obama, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Herd behavior, political correctness and our Republic


Groups of people often emulate flocks of sheep. Sheep are not politically correct, but political correctness appears to be a subset of herd behavior. In October of 2012 I wrote that Political Correctness is a Communicable Disease. Political correctness (also … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, 2016, Apathy, Benjamin Franklin, Bill of Rights, Bill Whittle, Common Core, Conservatives, Constitution, Culture, Democracy, Democrats, Duty, Elections, Executive Decree, Freedom, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Gun control, Health Control, Hillsdale College, History, Honor, Integrity, Jonathan Turley, Law and Order, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Meddling, Media, Nanny state, Obama, Obama's America, ObamaCare, Political class, Political Correctness, Politics, Society, States' Rights, Unified State of Obama, United States, Voting | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments