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Yeah? What do you expect from a teetotal, non-smoking vegetarian?

It was a tricky old podcast this week. How do you talk about the horrific final days of Hitler’s Germany without being too depressing, but equally without being too lighthearted? 362 more words

Movies

Podcast 034: Downfall (Der Untergang)

Lewis and Ian try their best to be light-hearted, but respectful, as they look at the intense and gripping Downfall, a film depicting the last days of Hitler in war-torn Berlin. 18 more words

Film Review

Matter in Motion

Can it be? After a mere 40 weeks, we’re about to complete the first of our sixty-seven volumes of the Great Books (I’m omitting the three volumes from the two series that are largely indices). 629 more words

Matter in Motion

Can it be? After a mere 40 weeks, we’re about to complete the first of our sixty-seven volumes of the Great Books (I’m omitting the three volumes from the two series that are largely indices). 629 more words

Books

How Military Strategy Can Guide Defense Contractor Marketing

Defense contractors who employ the military strategy of “concentration of forces” as it relates to their marketing strategy can crush opponents with too broad a front. 345 more words

Defense Contractors

Definitions of War

Today’s New York Times reports that the Obama administration has received conflicting legal advice as to whether US intervention in Libya over the past few months constitutes “hostilities” or not: 947 more words

New York Times

Clausewitz

Sun Jul 20 00:02:22 2008
As Clausewitz never finished Vom Kriege we can never completely know his final thoughts. While the first part deals at length with absolute or ideal war he seems pretty clear on the point that ideal war is different from real war. 37 more words

Military History