The empty chair on 9/11

Major General Gunther Blumentritt: This is history. We are living a historical moment. We are going to lose the war because our glorious Führer has taken a sleeping pill and is not to be awakened. It's unbelievable. Think of it Kurt. Don't ever forget it. We are witnessing something that historians will always say is … Continue reading The empty chair on 9/11

Demoralized as Hell: Clint Eastwood Edition

When I saw the new Three Stooges Movie my first reaction was meh! It was OK but wasn't all that special. When people asked me about the movie however I found my self talking about funny scenes (Do-nut Remover) and laughing. When I went back with my other son I found myself laughing and that's … Continue reading Demoralized as Hell: Clint Eastwood Edition

The Clint Eastwood gambit worked perfectly, but not in the way people think

When I saw the Clint Eastwood speech yesterday, an image formed in my mind: For those too young to remember that is Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In and John Wayne in that bunny suit. That's the last time I saw something this Ayptical from a Hollywood icon. I thought Eastwood's presentation was one of the weirdest … Continue reading The Clint Eastwood gambit worked perfectly, but not in the way people think