Imagine There’s No Money and No Guns

by baldilocks Title sung to the melody of John Lennon's Imagine, appropriately enough. They always tell you what they’re planning and the plan always involves control of two things: you and your money. From Aaron Sorkin at the New York Times: Here’s an idea. What if the finance industry — credit card companies like Visa, … Continue reading Imagine There’s No Money and No Guns

The unused tools in the military

Over 10 years ago, I was the electrical officer aboard a submarine. One of my Sailors was a massive slacker. Every time he was on duty, I would catch him gaffing off his maintenance responsibilities. Every collateral duty I assigned him was done poorly, and almost always required another Sailor to ensure completion. Luckily for … Continue reading The unused tools in the military

CPAC 2018 / Don’t give a VUK Meet the Voter the Media Narrative says Does Exist

Yesterday I highlighted my short walking interview with Senator Ted Cruz before his speech, today as I wake up just before 9 AM after a very good 1:30 AM breakfast at Bob and Edith's Diner in Arlington VA I want to tell you a story about what, in my opinion is the most telling and … Continue reading CPAC 2018 / Don’t give a VUK Meet the Voter the Media Narrative says Does Exist