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A retired Army officer with three terriers.
Interests: History (all kinds), theology, literature, cowboy boots, the War Between the States, Norwich Terriers.
Recent Activity
CK The Space Force will be rpresented on earth, in the Pentagon, etc. Symbolism of this kind counts.
"Finally, the debate that should have begun over a year ago has now arrived in earnest. Two different visions for the future of the Space Force have recently been presented to the public. One is from the president of the... Continue reading
Posted 5 hours ago at Sic Semper Tyrannis
lars What a shame to see a long term supporter of Trump like you finally turn against him. (irony)
Dom The problem with Walrus' argument and yours is that they do not represent the reality of the US at ground level. In fact, the masses are doing well financially and the internal US marketplace is immense.
"The Associated Press ran a brief article asserting that: “The U.S. military has conducted a flight test of a type of missile banned for more than 30 years by a treaty that both the United States and Russia abandoned this... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Sic Semper Tyrannis
John Minehan More sophism. the economics of life influence the culture. Any foo knows that.
Amire Would you call yourself a communist or some other kind of socialist?
"Key Points President Trump again lashes out at Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. He asks who is America’s “bigger enemy,” Powell or Chinese President Xi Jinping. Trump has repeatedly blamed the Fed for concerns about a slowing U.S. economy and... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Sic Semper Tyrannis
Keith Harbough there was resistance but it was totally ineffective.
begob If you are referring to me, I have seldom bee described as "innocent." I am quite willing to see incoming Amazonians gouged as much as possible, and they will be.
different clue Asa Virginian of the old (and now despised school) my primary concerns are the rights of private property.
offtrail you don't think you would go so far as to hire a killer to dispose of a lower class son in law? Irony I hope.
john Minehan Sophistry. i hope you enjoy it.
Amir US government contributions to Planned Parenthood are just that. Contributions.
That depends on what you consider to be "economics."
Amir you are about 40 or 50 years behind the times in the US. You are describing mid 20th century America.
Terence Gore People awarding post grad study purses are not supposed to be using them to foster their hopes for the future.
Joseph Mifsud, the Maltese Diplomat who reportedly told George Papadopoulos that Russia had Hillary's emails, was a British intelligence asset (known as a "Joe" among British spies). But the Brits did not keep Mifsud for themselves. They offered him to... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Sic Semper Tyrannis
johnf I sometimes label my irony but it is more fun to see who understands.
john minehan Church politics drive the system.
"They were young, glamorous and dreamily in love. Pranay Perumalla strode into the wedding hall in a midnight blue suit, his face lit by a grin as he clasped the hand of his bride, Amrutha Varshini. The couple draped huge... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Sic Semper Tyrannis
There was no serious opposition to the arrival of Amazon and civic activism is major sport here.
johnf It was quite intentionally provocative.
All My outdoor kitchen is built of field stone buttered in at the back of the pieces so that it looks dry stacked. the tops are grey slate. there is a refrigerator, wet bar sink, gas side burner, hooded gas grill by "Lynx" with rotisserie (best part of whole thing. It is mess right now with my working cook's tools all over it but will post some when I clean it up. We built this set up one section at a time over ten years.