Milwaukee earned it, Only 3 Titles this year ?, Sox at the House, Brady at the Optionals? and Tebow

A lot of the critique of the Celtics in General and Kyrie in particular is appropriate but is it just me or is all this "How DARE the Celtics lose four straight to the Bucks" an insult to Milwaukee? They were one game away from beating the Celtics last year and they improved themselves so … Continue reading Milwaukee earned it, Only 3 Titles this year ?, Sox at the House, Brady at the Optionals? and Tebow

There must be a lot of Money in “Free” Porn…

because the owners of Pornhub are looking to buy Tumbler from Verizon: Less than two years after buying Tumblr as part of its Yahoo acquisition, Verizon is reportedly trying to sell the blogging platform. Pornhub has also announced that it wants to buy Tumblr and end the site's Verizon-imposed porn ban."Verizon Communications Inc. is seeking a … Continue reading There must be a lot of Money in “Free” Porn…

Venezuela perfectly illustrates the importance of the Second Amendment

In Venezuela last week there was an uprising which so far has failed to overthrow the regime of President Nicolas Maduro.  Despite the abysmal conditions the people of that once prosperous nation live under, any uprising by the people has very little chance of success thanks to a long history of strict gun control and … Continue reading Venezuela perfectly illustrates the importance of the Second Amendment

Diversity of opinion is not welcome here

The retirement party for a longtime colleague happens tomorrow, but I’m not welcome to attend. That’s because she thinks I’m a racist. After working together for 14 years, she hasn’t spoken to me after I wrote last year about how five teenagers surrounded me, harassed me, and spat on me. The teenagers were young African-American … Continue reading Diversity of opinion is not welcome here

Anyone who thinks this video is an aberration in Islam…

..just isn't paying attention or actually agrees with this stuff but doesn't feel powerful enough to admit it aloud. the group sponsoring these Mosques should be declared a terrorist group and treated accordingly. Update: Remember these kids are being taught that videos like this WATCH THIS VIDEO. Sound on. That’s what it’s like for Israeli … Continue reading Anyone who thinks this video is an aberration in Islam…

Utter Confusion!

One of the most interesting stories in the Hebrew (Jewish) Holy Writings is found in The Book of Beginnings.   This particular narrative revolves around a building campaign.  Let us eavesdrop on this event albeit some 3 to 4,000 years later...1 “Now the whole earth used the same language and the same words. 2 It came about as they journeyed … Continue reading Utter Confusion!

The Economy, Methadone Clinics, Employing the Unemployable, Methadone Polls and Title Town Five Quick Thoughts Under the Fedora

The economic news keeps getting better and better: The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 150 points at the open, following the release of the better-than-expected jobs report. The Nasdaq Composite opened 0.7% higher, while the S&P 500 also climbed 0.46%.The U.S. added a robust 263,000 new hires in April while the unemployment rate fell to 3.6%, … Continue reading The Economy, Methadone Clinics, Employing the Unemployable, Methadone Polls and Title Town Five Quick Thoughts Under the Fedora

The central theme for the 2020 election will be Individualism vs. Collectivism

For the past 100 years or so there has been an ideological struggle dividing the United States.  On one side are those who believe that each and every individual is the most important political entity.  On the other side are those that believe the needs of the individual must be subservient to the needs of … Continue reading The central theme for the 2020 election will be Individualism vs. Collectivism

The Instagram guide to be a Beautiful Woman alone in your 40’s

I was reading Stacy McCain's pieces on the phenom of women whose accounts on instagram are basically ads for sugar daddies willing to pay for travel etc in return for one's favors. Stacy notes the following: Much of the behavior enabled by this emerging online market isn’t exactly prostitution — not a straightforward fee-for-service arrangement … Continue reading The Instagram guide to be a Beautiful Woman alone in your 40’s

Hey Limbaugh time to start Beto’s Global Warming Countdown Clock

One of the things about living a long time is you get to see all the remakes of classic shows: Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke sounded the alarms on Monday, saying that civilization has only “ten years” left to address climate change. I thought we all already died three years ago based on Rush's Goremagedden countdown Ten … Continue reading Hey Limbaugh time to start Beto’s Global Warming Countdown Clock

A Farewell to China

The government of China apparently has decided it doesn't want me to teach journalism there. For the past four years, I have traveled each summer to Guangzhou in South China, where I have taught research and reporting in the International School of Jinan University. But the permissions from the government proved so restrictive this year … Continue reading A Farewell to China

Blame the Silly Seattle Voters for their Snakes

King Richard (in disguise): Oh, now I remember. How does your loyalty to Richard set on a killer of knights, a poacher of the king's deer and an outlaw?Robin Hood: Those I've killed died from misusing the trust that Richard left them. And the worst rogue of these is the king's own brother.King Richard: Oh, … Continue reading Blame the Silly Seattle Voters for their Snakes

Russia playing the spoiler

Kazakhstan...as always, squished. The news broke recently about Russian President Putin meeting with Kim Jong Un to discuss peace on the Korean peninsula. That move is less about peace on the peninsula and more about denying President Trump a foreign policy victory in Korea. With upcoming elections, President Trump needs all the wins he can … Continue reading Russia playing the spoiler

John Adams on the so called Pre-Trump Days of Comity

One of the things that reading history does is give one a perspective on reality (which is why the left is so keen to erase it) and nothing does this better than to read the words of people from the past as they were One such example of this is John Adams letter to William … Continue reading John Adams on the so called Pre-Trump Days of Comity

What Manner of Man is This?

Bible reading can be dangerous to your peace of mind.     I have a confession to make:  When I was a young believer in Christ, I thought there would come a time in my life when I would understand most Bible truths and pass from the stage of being a young and uninitiated disciple to … Continue reading What Manner of Man is This?