“ISIS Fighters Surrender En Masse” Not Newsworthy in Trump Era

One of the things about the MSM is they have professional editors with years of experience in the News Business.  Because of this we are often told that this gives them the edge in promoting newsworthy stories that the public needs to know. Now I'll concede that I'm just a poor blogger with a few … Continue reading “ISIS Fighters Surrender En Masse” Not Newsworthy in Trump Era

Tangled Web of Dictators With Nukes

by baldilocks Gaddafi and Hussein are dead. It’s said that North Korea's Kim Jong Un doesn’t want to give up his nukes because of what happened to Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi. After the US invaded Iraq, which resulted in the deposition and execution of Saddam Hussein, Gaddafi gave up his country’s nukes, only to be abandoned … Continue reading Tangled Web of Dictators With Nukes

Yardsticks

by baldilocks As a few people may have noticed, I've been going back over posts from my old blog, which I started in 2003. One of the things which has hindered me in deciding what to write about is that, often, I feel like I'm repeating myself. But a long-time fan turned that notion around … Continue reading Yardsticks

300 Thousand Proofs Why to the MSM it’s all about them (and ratings)

We keep hearing about how the MSM is so upset when President Trump tweets about them and would much rather he deal with issues. If this is the case than why does this tweet on job numbers Really great numbers on jobs & the economy! Things are starting to kick in now, and we have … Continue reading 300 Thousand Proofs Why to the MSM it’s all about them (and ratings)

It’s a crime this story was ignored

"Crime by Migrants in Germany Increase." The headline on the story, buried deep within the Wall Street Journal, was so innocuous it might as well have said, "Nothing to See Here, Folks -- Please Move Along." Despite the mild headline, however, the article by Ruth Brenner was filled with statistics that spun a tale of … Continue reading It’s a crime this story was ignored

Russia Trump’s Trump in Jerusalem

Ok I admit I didn't see this coming: Russia recognizes west Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, the Russian Foreign Ministry stated in a surprise announcement on Thursday. The announcement comes as US President Donald Trump’s administration is agonizing over whether to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a move that would constitute recognizing west … Continue reading Russia Trump’s Trump in Jerusalem

Reality Sets In

by baldilocks Donald Herbert Walker Trump--Zman on the American missile strike in Syria: Trump won the nomination and the presidency on one core issue. He would be the President of the United States, not the President of the world. That was his line. He repeated it often. It allegedly captured his one core belief. What … Continue reading Reality Sets In

The Strike on Syria is Very Trump

Citizen at New Orleans Party: But perhaps the general would at least tell us what his plans are? General Andrew Jackson: Sir if the hair on my head knew my plans I would cut it off! The Buccaneer 1958 Ian Howe: You know the key to running a convincing bluff? Every once in a while … Continue reading The Strike on Syria is Very Trump

40 Martyrs of Sebaste

The 40 Martyrs of Sebaste, also known as the Forty Martyrs of Armenia and also as The Holy Forty, were a group of Roman Soldiers who were cruelly tortured and killed for their refusal to renounce their Christian faith during the reign of Emperor Licinius in 320 AD. Their Feast Day is March 10 for Roman Catholics, … Continue reading 40 Martyrs of Sebaste

The 9th Circuit helps The Left seize from the Trump Administration Political responsibility for any US Terror Attack

Mr. Morgan: Are you sure this work will be in competent hands? Curly: Soitenly, we're all incompetent! The Three Stooges: Slippery Silks 1936 All the talk Thursday night was about the unanimous ruling of the 9th circuit concerning President Trump's Temporary Travel ban from seven countries named by the Obama administration as potential Terror problems. … Continue reading The 9th Circuit helps The Left seize from the Trump Administration Political responsibility for any US Terror Attack

Suddenly Under Trump Saudi’s Agree to Support Syria Safe Zone for Refugees MSM Memes Hardest Hit

This took Trump what Ten Days? Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, in a phone call on Sunday with U.S. President Donald Trump, agreed to support safe zones in Syria and Yemen, a White House statement said. Trump, during his presidential campaign last year, had called for Gulf states to pay for establishing safe zones to protect … Continue reading Suddenly Under Trump Saudi’s Agree to Support Syria Safe Zone for Refugees MSM Memes Hardest Hit

Jews Discover the Ghastly Tom Hagen Judenrein Jerusalem Democrat Math

Dr Sim: When the time is right there will be no delay. Twelfth Doctor: Ohh You told me something there. You told me something useful you shouldn't have done that! Dr Sim:  What did I tell you? Twelfth Doctor: You told me right that the time is currently wrong! Doctor Who The Return of Doctor … Continue reading Jews Discover the Ghastly Tom Hagen Judenrein Jerusalem Democrat Math

Trump isn’t all that wrong about the UN/Club business but that’s by design

Prime Minister Jim Hacker: We should use the debate [in the UN] to promote peace, harmony, good will. Sir Humphrey Appleby: well it would be most unusual. The UN is the accepted forum for the expression of international hatred. Yes Prime Minister, A Victory for Democracy 1986 Yesterday the Hill highlighted a pair of tweets … Continue reading Trump isn’t all that wrong about the UN/Club business but that’s by design

Next Year in Jerusalem, for real this time

A few weeks ago the Daily Mail ran an incorrect story concerning Mike Huckabee as the new ambassador to Israel and concluded that like the annual four year cycle of presidential candidates promising to move the US embassy to Jerusalem then backing out is about to end permanently: Huckabee, an ordained Baptist preacher and electric … Continue reading Next Year in Jerusalem, for real this time

Victory in Aleppo made impossible by Defeat in the Culture Wars

On the Lead with Jake Tapper Tuesday Jake talked about the situation in Aleppo and how its fate is pretty much sealed. He rightly pointed out how awful it was, the implication being that we should (or should have) done something about it. Forgetting for a moment that the name of the president is still … Continue reading Victory in Aleppo made impossible by Defeat in the Culture Wars