Category Archives: Politics

The iron law of politics

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  15 October 2018   “Never believe governments, not any of them, not a word they say.” … Continue reading

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South of the Border, Down Mexico Way

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  11 October 2018 “Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States.” … Continue reading

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Tennessee Waltzer

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  9 October 2018 Hats off to singer-songwriter Taylor Swift, who has outed herself as a Democrat … Continue reading

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Attaboy! Sock it to ’em!

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our Mission Statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  13 August 2018 “When a thousand people believe some made-up story for a month – that’s … Continue reading

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Oklahoma!

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our Mission Statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  19 March 2018 NO, NO, OKLAHOMA! לֹא תִּרְצָח The last time Oklahoma hogged the global limelight – … Continue reading

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Bad losers

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our Mission Statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  8 March 2018 “Elections change nothing.” Pronunciamento attributed to the then German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble … Continue reading

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Hell on Earth

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our Mission Statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  25 February 2018 After three days of wrangling, the UN Security Council yesterday 24 February 2018 … Continue reading

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