Recon: Enemy Advancing

by baldilocks In the midst of reading and researching the topic of latest media-Trump frenzy -- Donald Trump Jr.’s 2016 meeting with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya and young Trump’s revelation of the entire email chain in regard to the meeting -- I ran across this from the Army Times. Serious wounds to a soldier and … Continue reading Recon: Enemy Advancing

The News ‘Business’

New Yorker writer A. J. Liebling put it rather succinctly: "Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one." For many years, I dismissed the notion that corporate power in the media had corrupted the news process. But I have had to rethink my position, grudgingly agreeing with the lefties who see … Continue reading The News ‘Business’

Liberals vs Reality Reality keeps winning

One of the hardest things about being a liberal is that pesky thing called reality keeps intruding on one's set of beliefs and nothing illustrates it better than seeing the news after a few days of blessed pinball escape via pintasticNE 2017 and checking the news again to wit: Item: Katie's Law unwhipped by Democrats … Continue reading Liberals vs Reality Reality keeps winning