Review: Dark Tourist

By John Ruberry Twenty minutes into the first episode of a new Netflix series, Dark Tourist, not only did I ascertain what dark tourism is, I realized that I am a dark tourist. After all, I'm someone who has vacationed in Detroit. Twice. I've visited the most dangerous neighborhoods of Chicago. I've been to Gary, … Continue reading Review: Dark Tourist

Obama regrets these 36 (x 100,000) Americans are alive

In Aug 1945 a 23 year old carpenter was sitting on board a ship in the Pacific when he discovered to his delight that there would be no invasion of the Japanese Mainland and neither he nor his fellows would have to risk their lives to support an invasion. Despite the lure of a promised … Continue reading Obama regrets these 36 (x 100,000) Americans are alive

Japan’s Stepford Future

Cat: You're the ground controller? Ground Controller: Please State your name and clearance code? Cat: Reality Sucks Ground Controller: Your names reality sucks? Ha Ha Ha Ha. One second Mr. Sucks Red Dwarf 1999 I have made the argument over and over that the only reason to be a Christian in general and a Roman … Continue reading Japan’s Stepford Future

I turned on the Women’s World cup and was shocked to see…

...an incredible finish, US strikes, Japan counter-strikes with little time left. Then it happens again, US strikes, Japan counter strikes to tie it. And of course the jinxes. First the announcer states there has never been a Red card in a woman's world cup final and of course there is a red card. ( A … Continue reading I turned on the Women’s World cup and was shocked to see…

Libya and the four stage Strategy

Now that the entire attention span of the world is on Japan, the Gaddafi family is taking full advantage to thrust forward. The chaotic collapse of rebel positions in eastern Libya in the past week is sapping the morale out of the rag-tag rebel troops that had been rapidly driving west just days ago. The … Continue reading Libya and the four stage Strategy

The people of Japan are tough people

Any person who fought against them or is the son of a person who fought against them can tell you that so don't think for a minute that a nation that could bounce back from the destruction of world war 2 aren't certainly going to bounce back from this. Anyone predicting otherwise just doesn't know … Continue reading The people of Japan are tough people

The most important line from Don Surber’s post…

That Glenn Reynolds linked to is this: Lost in all this anti-American preaching by people who have no clue is the longer story arc; for 65 years there has been no World War III. No one wants to risk being the next Hiroshima or Nagasaki. Not to mention the millions of Japanese and Americans who … Continue reading The most important line from Don Surber’s post…