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The Myth of United States' Military Altruism

Esquire – Bernie and Monroe Doctrine

I had a conversation with a student last week relevant to this subject. He believes that the United States is the world’s police force and that our 800 military bases around the world are present there, because other world powers are incapable of demonstrating an force against rogue nations. 141 more words

A Blazed Trail Leads to a Dead End

On Friday, while I was looking the other way, the bean counters at ESPN put a bullet in the head of one of my favorite websites, … 668 more words

Everybody Has One (what I'm Complaining About Now)

Rep. Vicky Hartzler (r): Your famos!

Representative Vicky Hartzler (r) really has hit the big time. After the rip-roaring success of yesterday’s right wingnut republican Benghazi/Hillary hearing in the House Charles P. 134 more words

American History

It has been a long time since the last post. Life is busy and routine-oriented. If you’re in you’re in, and if you’re out you’re out. 341 more words


"Speaking the Unspeakable." - Charles P. Pierce

This was written by Charles P. Pierce for Esquire. You can read the original article here. I urge you to read this and think about it.  903 more words