Category Archives: England

The European Union — a model for The United States of Obama?


Europe leads in the wrong directions. No it’s not funny, Mr. President. While watching this Pat Condell video posted nearly three years ago, consider the similarities and dissimilarities between Europe then and the United States of Obama now. The United … Continue reading

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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

Chamberlain, Churchill, Obama and Appeasement


In this short video, Bill Whittle summarizes much history and shows its relevance to America today. At the end of Mr. Whittle’s video, he asks who and where is our Winston Churchill today. He does not provide an answer, but … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, al Qaeda, Allen West, Appeasement, Bill Whittle, Chamberlain, Commander in Chief, Elections, England, Fatwa, Formerly Great Britain, Freedom, Government and individual choices, History, Hitler's Germany, Honor, Ideology, Integrity, Islamists, Military, Muslim Brotherhood, Obama, Oxford Resolution, Peace, Political Correctness, Politics, Prime Minister, Republicans, U.S. Military, United States | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Why is Islam called the “religion of peace?”


Because of collective ignorance, stupidity and fantasy. Some may have read about the recent “honor killings” of two young girls in Pakistan. They had inflicted a great stain upon the honor of their family by dancing happily in the rain. … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Bill Whittle, Cancer, Conservatives, Culture, Dove of peace, England, Formerly Great Britain, Freedom, Freedom of religion, Honor, Iran, Islamist rage, Israel, Jews, John Kerry, Libruls, Middle East, Muslim Brotherhood, Netanyahu, Nigeria, Obama, Palestine, Peace and Love, Political Correctness, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Happy Independence Day! Independence from What and for Whom?


The United States of Obama are becoming a failed, divided third world nation. Colonel West refers to the Declaration of Independence as the Declaration of Vigilance. I agree. Dependence on “public servants” who seek their own independence from the law and from … Continue reading

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Yes, Mr. President


Yes, Minister was among my few favorite television programs back when I watched television in the United States. Here is a twenty-nine minute segment of Yes, Prime Minister, wherein the new British PM, Mr. Hacker, decides that “the time is … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Administrative Agencies, Atomic bomb, Democracy, Education, England, Formerly Great Britain, Freedom, History, Humor, Libruls, Nonsense, Nuclear weapons, Obama, Political class, Political Correctness, Politics, Story telling, United States | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

The Moon is Down? In the U.S.?


John Steinbeck’s 1942 novel The Moon is Down is about people of a small  village occupied by Nazi forces somewhere in Northern Europe. They become sullen and their obedience is bought at an increasingly high price. Free people cannot remain conquered. Re-reading … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Bill of Rights, Civil War, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Cult of personality, Declaration of Independence, Democracy, Dignity, England, Federal Agencies, Formerly Great Britain, Free Press, free speech, Freedom, Freedom of religion, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Health Control, History, IRS, ObamaCare, Obamamas, Obamaphone, Olden Days, Owned by Government, Political Correctness, Politics, States' Rights, United States, Venezuela, World War II | Tagged , , , , , | 12 Comments

Freedom can be Taken. When Inherited or otherwise Given, does it Last?


If taken at great cost, it often lasts for quite a while. If inherited, not that long. If given, it is even more readily perishable.  The United States gained their freedom, by force and at great cost, from those who used … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Addiction, Appeasement, China, Civil War, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Cult of personality, Culture, Declaration of Independence, Democracy, England, Formerly Great Britain, Good stuff for everone free, Government reliance, History, Ideology, Islamic rage, Jimmy Buffett, Libruls, Obama, Political Correctness, Power Line, Religion, Scotts ballads, Socialism, States' Rights, the Basics, United States, War on women | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

If Reason and Compromise don’t Work, how about Music? Civil War could be a bad Alternative.


Music and verse have long encouraged churches, nations and others. Perhaps it’s time to try that again. Yesterday, I posted this piece because it provided a brief respite from the horrors of what now passes for civilization. It includes two … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Appeasement, Belief, Chamberlain, Christians, Conservatives, Constitution, Cultural differences, Democrats, Dignity, Economics, Elections, England, Food stamps, Formerly Great Britain, free speech, Freedom, Good stuff for everone free, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Greece, Health Control, History, Islamist rage, Israel, Law and Order, Limitation on Authority, ObamaCare, Obamaphone, Political Correctness, Politics, Religion, Socialism, States' Rights, Thanksgiving, United States, War on women | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Is the Republican Party Dead or Dying? Part II


We the Opposition Part I can be found here. It provides some of my thinking behind this, Part II. Jim Gourdi at Conservatives on fire wrote yesterday, Obama won and we lost. There are lessons WE must take away from … Continue reading

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