They Know Nothing and They Hope You Don’t Either

baldilocks My attitude, pretty much. Events are turning me into a radical skeptic. I no longer believe what I read, unless what I am reading is an empirically verifiable account of the past. I no longer have confidence in polls, because it has become impossible to separate the signal from the noise. What I have … Continue reading They Know Nothing and They Hope You Don’t Either

Stopping the leakers with mandatory service?

Millenials seem to leak like a cheap diaper. Manning, Winner, Snowden are only the latest in  a line of people that think it's OK to send whatever information they want to the press. I recently received a personal-for message (sometimes called a P4) expressing dismay at people who were leaking information about the investigation into … Continue reading Stopping the leakers with mandatory service?

CNN’s Silence or What a difference the letter “D” makes

Yesterday I was at the airport in Kansas City with DaWife and Da youngest son as we prepared to head home after a short trip that involved no political reporting. I'll still have some posts on the Missouri Star Quilt company some of the things to see and bits of the trip over the course … Continue reading CNN’s Silence or What a difference the letter “D” makes