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The Republican Presidential Candidates

12/3/15 I have been meaning to write this post for months now, but every time I sit down to write... read more

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2016 Presidential Contenders – Hillary Clinton

4/25/15 The 2016 presidential election season is upon us, which is astounding given that we are 18.5 months away… There... read more

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Hagel—When You Lay Down with Dogs…

11/27/14 When President Obama nominated Chuck Hagel for the post of Secretary of Defense, I was scathing. Hagel was clearly... read more

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Former Deputy CIA Director Michael Morell Should Be Prosecuted

2/13/14 Last week was a week of bombshells. The first relates to the publication by the CBO of their periodic... read more

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The Hypocrisy of the PC Crowd

Over the last few weeks, we’ve had three different occasions of people saying things that were obnoxious and rude. The... read more

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The Sunday Talk Shows

My frustration with the media is well documented. Take this Sunday’s crop of political talk shows, for example. Fox News... read more

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Iran and the P5+1: Something Is Rotten in the State of Denmark

11/11 My high level of interest in the Iran nuclear weapon question is well known to anyone who knows me... read more

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A Few Tidbits You Should Know About

1. Duh A review published in the prestigious British Medical Journal finds that exercise is as effective as drugs for... read more

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Brazil/Darfur

Brazil The scorn and humiliation that Brazil delivered on the U.S. has gone largely unnoticed. President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil... read more