Category Archives: Corruption

Venezuela update — it’s still a mess


Little new information escapes from Venezuela, beyond that protests and repression by the Chavista/Cuban regime continue. As Daniel reported today (Saturday), the Organization of American States (OAS) produced a resolution about the situation in Venezuela. The regime scores because not … Continue reading

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Further reflections on the situation in Venezuela


There are fewer things there to like now than a decade or more before, but even now there are some. The past several days in Venezuela, marginally covered by the “legitimate” media in the United States, were highly disturbing. My … Continue reading

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Dictatorship and violence reign as Venezuela approaches a crisis


The economy is almost beyond repair, with inflation exceeding fifty percent annually and getting worse. Shortages, corruption and censorship are endemic. Yesterday, approximately 10,000 demonstrators protested. The Chavista regime responded violently, the only way it understands. Daniel, as far as … Continue reading

Posted in Abuse of Power, Brutality, Chavez, Civil War, Corruption, Executive Decree, Free Press, free speech, Freedom, Government reliance, Inflation, Internet, Law and Order | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Humanitarian, peace loving North Korea???


It’s sweetness, light and fervent desires for peace and love all the way down. Right. According to a report from The Week First Post, Initial reports suggested Jang Song-thaek, the No.2 man in North Korea, had been shot by a firing … Continue reading

Posted in Black holes, Brutality, China, Corruption, Cult of personality, Culture, Death, History, Justice, Kim Jong-un, Korea, Korea speculation, North Korea, North Korea's nukes, North Korean missiles, Pups, Retaliation by North Korea, Zero tolerance | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Obama Lied Repeatedly; Librulism is in Intensive Care with Cancelled Insurance


The truth is not in Him. Perhaps even some libruls are coming, slowly and reluctantly, to understand that verification must precede trust. Verification should keep them busy, because it is almost impossible to find anything about which He has not … Continue reading

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Analogies for ObamaScare — Another Rabid Rant


We must be really special to have the smartest person in the world in charge; or something. The people in charge of ObamaScare — and of the economy in general — are as intelligent and sophisticated as the financial experts … Continue reading

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Venezuela is a Horrid Mess and it’s getting Worse


It’s a shame, because Venezuela is a beautiful country. However, both stuff and freedom are in short supply and there appears to be more interest in stuff than in freedom, My wife and I arrived at a splendid marina, Mare … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Chavez, Constitution, Corruption, Cuba, Culture, Democracy, Economics, Education, Freedom, Ideology, Law and Order, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Venezuela | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

President Obama and His Habitual Lying


In 1880, Mark Twain wrote an essay On the Decay of the Art of Lying. The art may have decayed, but the habit flourishes at the White House. Lies come in at least three flavors Lies told to be kind: We … Continue reading

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The Federal Government needs More money to Waste


The Feral Federal Government wastes tons of money. It certainly is grand that we will always have plenty to spare. U.S.S Barack Obama, our newest aircraft carrier Here’s a link to an article by Jonathan Turley about recent wastes involving … Continue reading

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There is no Constitutional Justification for the Current Governmental Snooping.


Jonathan Turley publishes some quite good stuff at his blog. There were two excellent pieces yesterday and one today, thus far. It’s a grand old Constitution. Is it time for a wake? Today’s article at Jonathan Turley’s blog was authored … Continue reading

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