Today’s Guest Saturday post is by Dan Miller of the DanMillerInPanama blog. In Dan’s original post on April 16, 2013, he included the full text of an article from Stratfor. In the interest of brevity, I have removed the Stratfor article and instead provided you with a link to the article. ************ China and North […]Read more "“China and North Korea: A Tangled Partnership” an essay by Dan Miller"
Your humble observer here at Asylum Watch will be playing hooky for the next several days. There are two reasons. First, things have been a bit dicey down here in the land of 21st Century Socialism since the elections this past Sunday. Although normal here is not so great, I do expect that things will […]Read more "Playing Hooky"
Those who don’t believe that the world’s biggest banks run the world need to think again! The world’s biggest banks own the world’s biggest central banks: the Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank, and the Bank of Japan. Of course, there is really only one central bank that counts and that would be the Federal […]Read more "The Central Bankers Take Insanity to a Whole New Level"
It’s Sunday and today The Bard of Murdock reflects on the depravity of our ruling class. This poem was originally published on Saturday, April 13, 2013. ************ The Ruling Class . I’ve often criticized the men Who drive our state affairs. I’ve mocked the manner of their speech And parodied their airs. . Impugned the […]Read more "“The Ruling Class” a poem by the Bard of Murdock"
Today’s Guest Saturday post comes to us from A Conservative Teacher and discusses the merits of teaching students about the essence of power. This essay was originally published on Friday, April 12, 2013. *********** Walter Russell Mead on Teaching Walter Russell Mead recently wrote a blog post about a Grand Strategy class that he is teaching […]Read more "“Walter Russell Mead on Teaching” an essay by A Conservative Teacher"
Swimming around in some leftists’ brains must be the notion that the military would serve effectively as indoctrination camps for all those misguided traditional American youth. Call it Boot Camp to Break the Spirits of Callow Bible and Gun Clingers. The above quote comes an article by J. Robert Smith at American Thinker today. I hope you […]Read more "How Long Before The Left Completes Its Takeover Of The Military?"
Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day; show him how to catch fish, and you feed him for a lifetime. (Source) It is no secret that unemployment among black Americans is about twice that for white Americans. Bob Johnson, America’s first black billionaire and founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET), […]Read more "A Black Conservative and A Black Liberal on Black Unemployment"
Is Barack Obama inept? Is he too small for the job he holds? Is Obama an amateur as Bill Clinton once said during the 2008 primaries? Is he a nice guy who is in over his head as Mitt Romney often said? Barack Obama is none of those things. He is not a great intellect; […]Read more "President Obama: A Soldier On A Mission and Supported By Potemkin Villages"
“Private oil sector pushes US past Saudi Arabia in output”. That was the title of a post that caught my eye a Questions and Observations (Q&O)yesterday. My first reaction was : Wow! Something very big must have happened because everything I had read recently said the US would probably catch or pass Saudi Arabia’s oil production rate […]Read more "The Importance of Linking Sources"
Do they still teach the three R’s: reading, ‘riting, and ‘rithmatic? According to George Will writing for Human Events, three R’s are the backbone of today’s education: racism, reproduction, and recycling; but mostly racism. Will shares several examples some of the bizarre of what our education system of today thinks is important. One that caught my […]Read more "Education in America Ain’t What It Use To Be"