Category Archives: Venezuela

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

Was the Egyptian Ouster of Morsi a Military “coup d’état?”


For purposes of withholding funding, it should not be so characterized. There have been many Coups d’état and other more or less related events have been given that label. Generally, coups have involved the military (1) taking over and (2) then … Continue reading

Posted in Obama Ramadan Speech, 2016 Obama's America, Ambassador Bolton, Appeasement, Cairo, Cultural differences, Democracy, Egypt, Elections, Executive Decree, Foreign aid, Freedom, Freedom of religion, Government reliance, History, Ideology, Iran, Islamists, Israel, Law and Order, Libruls, Linguistics, Middle East, Military, Muslim Brotherhood, Obama, Peace, United States, Venezuela | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Palestinian Problem? Let’s Throw Money and (with a little bit of luck) it will Go Away!


That is Secretary Kerry’s partial solution to the “Palestinian” problem. That’s great! He is getting with the program. Yesterday, I re-blogged a post titled Ketchup Boy Mega Fail – Kerry Tries To Buy Off Islamists, Swiftly Rebuked…  The linked article cited the Times … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Barry Rubin, Culture, Good stuff for everone free, History, Ideology, Insanity, Islamists, Israel, John Kerry, Libruls, Libya, Middle East, Money, My Fair Lady, Netanyahu, Obama, Peace, Politics, Racism, travel, United States, Venezuela | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 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

Will the United States Make the Fantasies of a Young North Korean Come True?


How close are we to becoming what the young girl in this North Korean  video thinks all countries should become? The Religion of Kim in North Korea The North Korean propaganda video presented below was released several years ago and … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Belief, Bill Whittle, Blacks, Boehner, Commander in Chief, Conservatives, Constitution, Cult of personality, Death of Kim Jong-il, Democracy, Democrats, Elections, Food for North Korea, Franklin Roosevelt, Funeral of Kim Jong-il, Good stuff for everone free, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, History, Julia, Kim Dynasty, Kim il-Sung, Kim Jong-il, Kim Jong-un, Korea, Libruls, North Korea, Obama, Owned by Government, Politics, President Obama, Racism, Religion, Republicans, United States, Venezuela | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Three Articles About Venezuela Today


One suggests some basis for hope, another writes about oppression by Chavistas and the third pursues the same theme. El Presidente for Life, THugo Chávez, died on or before March 5, 2013. He may have died in Cuba, in Venezuela … Continue reading

Posted in Abuse of Power, Chavez, Cuba, Cult of personality, Democracy, Dep't of Information, Education, Elections, History, Politics, Propaganda, Protests, Venezuela | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Is Earth becoming Purgatory or Hell?


Or is it already one or the other? I don’t know the answer, but the question is a basis for this article. I am not a student of religion and know little of Roman Catholic doctrine concerning Purgatory and Hell. … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Appeasement, Chavez, Corruption, Democracy, Egypt, Foreign aid, Freedom of religion, Government reliance, Hell, History, Insanity, Iran, Israel, Merida, Middle East, Netanyahu, Obama, Palestine, Purgatory, Roman Catholic Church, travel, United States, Venezuela | Tagged , | 11 Comments

An Excellent Summation of the Situation in Venezuela Today


Chavez is dead. Is Venezuela? Daniel, one of my two favorite bloggers on things Venezuelan, published this article today. It summarizes what’s wrong with Venezuela today and does not raise any false hopes for her immediate future. Her future is … Continue reading

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China, Iran and North Korea — a radioactive stew


It’s being prepared for our dinner. Should we eat it? How would it affect us and What should be done instead? Relations between China and North Korea seem, cosmetically, to be getting chillier. China joined the unanimous U.N. Security Council … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Appeasement, Atomic bomb, Chamberlain, Chavez, Climate change, Conservatives, Cuban, Education, Food for North Korea, Government reliance, Ideology, Illegal immigration, Iran, Kim Jong-un, Korea, Korea speculation, Military, Missile launch, North Korea, Nuclear weapon test, Nuclear weapons, Obama, Politics, Propaganda, Retaliation by North Korea, Sanctions, U.S. Military, United States, Venezuela | Tagged , | 42 Comments

Shocking Revelation: RINOs Agree to Kill Deadly Austerity Beast


Innocent children, poor and minorities have been the worst hit. On Wednesday, President Obama dined with a dozen congressional Republicans at an unpretentious little restaurant in a Washington, D.C. ghetto. His purpose was to show them how badly the poor, … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Atomic bomb, Chavez, Congress, Conservatives, Democrats, Dove of peace, Economics, Fiscal Cliff, Humor, Idiocy, Insanity, John Kerry, Kim Jong-un, Korea, North Korea, Peace and Love, Politics, Republicans, Satire, Stimulus, United States, Venezuela, Washington Monument, White House | Tagged , , | 10 Comments