Jamey is a friend of mine from back when on Facebook, in the Gingrich and Tea Party wars of 2012. He’s going to the Inauguration. His son is an Eagle Scout! Jamey is our kind of people. He is prone to use recon by fire the way I do, so … Continue reading
Metcalfe’s Law is a concept used in computer networks and telecommunications to represent the value of a network. Metcalfe’s Law states that a network’s impact is the square of the number of nodes in the network. For example, if a network has 10 nodes, its inherent value is 100 (10 … Continue reading
Shocked that various Republicans can’t won’t whatever see their way to drowning ObamaCare in a bathtub. You don’t plan a replacement before you put out a house fire. You just put out the fire. But some people just want to see things burn.
A casual reading of political press this young year reveals a clear truth that previously was known to a select few wise seers, such as the author, and our assembled crew here at the last outpost on the right: Majority Republicans absent possibly Ted Cruz have no intention of repealing Obamacare; they … Continue reading
As we end the year it seems that many are anticipating great change in the future. I hear optimistic notes in voices about next year and beyond. I just finished a deal for replacing a pickup truck fleet for a client. They let the current trucks run until the wheels … Continue reading
Israel has been in the news off and on since its inception in 1947. The latest brouhaha comes from the UN, where a particularly onerous resolution was passed, without the United States vetoing it. ?So what all is happening. Perhaps a brief review of Israel’s history might be appropriate. Israel … Continue reading
This was funny. That is all. Merry Christmas and Thank You Ball.
I am sure somewhere on the interwebhinterland there is no shortage of neocenterrightwarmongering outrage at Mr. Putin’s letter to Mr. Trump that His Excellency (Putin’s words, not mine and the funniest thing I’ve read this month) released this morning. There is a lot enamel gnashing, ash slathering, garment tearing, and … Continue reading
Did anybody else get this? Mail from National Review begging for money to upgrade their website. They sent a tasteful and self-deprecating goofy e-mail, but I can’t shake the feeling that this is not how grown-ups run things. Sigh.
Lots has been mentioned here about what Trump can or cannot do. Part of the discussion has been, at least tangentially, about the central bank (the Fed) and its role in the country finances. Perhaps that and the title might be interesting topics to discuss some. I would hesitate to … Continue reading