If you want a sense of "deep state history", read the History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, in all six volumes, written by Edward Gibbon in the 1780s. I have the one-volume condensed version, and in just reading that, knowing there are thousands more pages, it should humble you...
Steve Bannon recently referred to Michael Bloomberg as an “oligarch”, which I believe is a fair extension of the term, since it has been used selectively in the media to a more narrow club membership, as if Russian political greed is unique. https://youtu.be/K_S1DNiuJXQ This is CNN so note how Margaret Hoover argues with Bannon’s definition….on the...
The Moral Majority was a group of Protestant political activists who used some new marketing techniques, mass mailing, to help Ronald Reagan defeat Jimmy Carter in the 1980 presidential election. This was before the rise of the internet which would take mass advertising to a whole new level of...
When I see that “Princess Bride” is on one of my movie channels, I watch it. That is was directed by a Meathead socialist never crosses my mind. I liked his dad, growing up with “Show of Shows” in the 50’s. The same is true when any “Dirty Harry” film, or “Josey Wales” or...
This isn’t about North Korea, but the American intelligence communities, but you know I’m right here. When Donald Trump became president he looked at the totalitarian regime in North Korea through an entirely different lens than had all the presidents going back to Harry Truman, when that part of North...
"IF YOU CAN'T FIX IT WITH A HAMMER,YOU'VE GOT AN ELECTRICAL PROBLEM" This was written by a 21 yr old female who gets it. It's her future she's worried about and this is how she feels about the social welfare big government state that she's being forced to live in!...
In 2013. I wrote "The Difference Between Crony Capitalism and Fascism" and just reread it. It stands up pretty well even though Obama and Holder are gone (sort of) and the relationship between the State and the Corporate in the High Castle is more open to scrutiny. But it...
I think we need a new word for this daily dose of irony so astoundingly rich, the word "irony" somehow doesn't seem enough. Every single day, Democrats, the liberal media, and other Leftists engage in this remarkably stupid game, with not a sliver of self-awareness. Media figures and elected...