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Destroying Cultural Sites: Babylonia, Persia, and America

When you come to the fork in the road, take it. These words of wisdom from the Great Yogi apply to the decision raised by the President of the United States in the conduct of war. What sites are legitimate targets and what sites are not? A commanding officer has options as to what will […]

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Why Did He Wag His Finger Now? – It’s Always about Him

Why did he wag his finger now? What was the reason why the President of the United States chose this moment to kill Qassim Suleimani? Most of this presidency has been what I have called play time. He got to play golf. He got to perform in political professional wrestling arenas. He got to issue […]

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Who Is a Real American?: Why the Needle Has Not Moved

As the year draws to a close, I end with a confession. I was as wrong anyone can be. I was so wrong that I am not even going to provide the link to the blog where I was so wrong. I really believed there would come a time when Republicans stared into the ugliness […]

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Santa Claus to Relocate from Vanishing North Pole to Mar-a-Lago

BREAKING NEWS! BREAKING NEWS! This just in. Santa Claus has announced that this will be the last year he is based at the North Pole. The shrinking ice cap has made it impossible for him to maintain his worldwide operation at that location. Increasingly he is in competition with polar bears for the dwindling food […]

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Time Magazine Awards You May Have Missed

As the year draws to a close, it is the time of awards. While the Time Person of the Year garners a great deal of attention, other awards bestowed by the Magazine may go unnoticed. To rectify that shortcoming, here are some of awards you may have missed. BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ADULT AS A […]

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A Tale of Two Countries: December 9, 2019

Report Debunks Anti-Trump Plot in Russia Inquiry (NYT, December 10, 2019) Deep state in deep legal jeaopardy (sic) (Sean Hannity on Foxnews.com) In which country do you live? Do you live in the country that sees the Inspector General Report as one which asserts there is no Deep State and no political assault on Donald […]

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Duped-by-Russia Hannity Again Duped by Russia – Will He Ever Learn?

Remember Seth Rich? He was the first 400-pound Ukrainian to be at the center of the most massive corruption scandal in American history. Night after night, Duped-by-Russia Hannity launched tirades against the murdered Seth Rich and his role in the most massive corruption scandal in American history. Duped-by-Russia Hannity’s ability to weave a coherent fictional […]

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