Providers of Grandeur

by baldilocks Black History Month At Instapundit, Ed Driscoll points to a link illustrating the grandeur of flying as a passenger on the late Pan-Am Airlines and a commenter mentions the former grandeur of train travel. That got me to thinking about those who provided much of that grandeur: the Pullman Porters. As a young … Continue reading Providers of Grandeur

Why we want a South China Sea conflict

This post represents the views of the author and not those of the Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, or any other federal agency. China is not an Asian version of the United States.  It is an imperialistic power that through its 3,000+ year history has sought, in times of power, to turn its … Continue reading Why we want a South China Sea conflict

A Shakespearean Revival on the Political Media Stage

PETRUCHIO: Now, by my mother's son, and that's myself, It shall be moon, or star, or what I list, Or ere I journey to your father's house. Go on, and fetch our horses back again. Evermore cross'd and cross'd; nothing but cross'd! The Taming of the Shrew Act 4 Scene 5 If there is one … Continue reading A Shakespearean Revival on the Political Media Stage