Categories for Thoughts, some tedious and verbose and some less so!!

Vox: Obama can’t govern, so let’s repeal the 22nd Amendment –Damn Scary Thought–interesting montage

Funny, well not so funny really, this issue recently came up in a conversation. For what it is worth, and frankly I consider myself rather intelligence challenged so it is not worth very much, but I h

Make no mistake: We’re back in an Iraq war – LA Times

Every time Barack Obama thinks he has succeeded in establishing restraint as the central doctrine of his foreign policy, a new outburst of chaos in the Middle East draws him back in. In 2011, fears th

Movement on the Rise? : The Freeman : Foundation for Economic Education-Libertarianism is gaining

The foundations are being built as one candle can light another, but I am afraid for a true libertarianism to take place in America, the old anachronistic architectures and “isms” must

Matthew Harwood, One Nation Under SWAT | TomDispatch– I see dead people (figuratively)–A nation with no moral absolutes is a nation destined to burn in chaos

Sometimes, well a lot of the time in fact, I think I see a reality that very few around me, particularly here in bucolic Newport, not only do not see in the same light as I do, but find it very odd th

Breaking Up California

Yes, and also disembowel our national government. Government and bureaucracy will expand until it can’t and citizens, the “people” just get in the way. Any way you slice it, Californ

Islamic Funeral: I See Dead People … Move –Welcome to the Matrix

Nice–and the western MSM bites into the Hamas story with relish, fortunately, at least in America, the majority do not. But for how long?  At a Hamas ‘funeral,’ we see all the white shroude

FCC Corruption? TV Execs Donate To Dem, Get Rule Exception | The Daily Caller

Under every rock the worms crawl in the slime of corruption. Is there not one honest member of the Obama administration or the bureaucracies he and his masters command? Apparently not. Washington DC w

‘Secretive’ Move Brings Bit of Obama’s Border Crisis to Virginia

BRISTOW, Va. — Corey Stewart, who made his name in politics by implementing what he calls the nation’s “toughest” crackdown on illegal immigration, lives in a house steeped in history. The top

The Last Gasp of American Democracy – Chris Hedges – Truthdig

As the American Empire implodes and external chaos erupts, a process that has been underway for some time but only now has become so publicly recognized, all of the forces that drove the regime toward

The Rise of ISIS: US Invasion of Iraq, Foreign Backing of Syrian Rebels Helped Fuel Jihadis’ Advance | Democracy Now–Excellent Video- Watch!! and Read this compiliation

Though capable of staging spectacular attacks like 9/11, jihadist organizations were not a significant force on the ground when they first became notorious in the shape of al-Qa‘ida at the turn of c

LAPD Shouted ‘Shoot Him’ Before Killing Unarmed, Mentally Ill Black Man: Witness

LOS ANGELES — An eyewitness to the killing of Ezell Ford told The Huffington Post on Wednesday that he heard an officer with the Los Angeles Police Department shout “shoot him” befor

Politically connected companies get a break from the SEC, study says – LA Times/ How can we sit still and allow such blatant corruption?

“One of the saddest lessons of history is this: If we’ve been bamboozled long enough, we tend to reject any evidence of the bamboozle. We’re no longer interested in finding out the t