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Friday Follies

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  Bullet Points: * Don't forget that the flu and the common cold vanished during the plague years...experience only teaches the teachable. * Ah, the French. You can't say that they're not accustomed to surrendering their firearms. * Mars by 2080? It's anybody's guess but I'd be surprised if we could keep our acts together long enou...

The Thursday Thrill

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    Bullet Points: * (Breitbart) The Dirty Road to Clean Energy: How China’s Electric Vehicle Boom Is Ravaging the Environment. The name highlights the uncomfortable truth that “green energy” proponents have decided to simply ignore the environmental devastation caused by hurried efforts to dig up the minerals needed for sola...

Submitted for your Review

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    China Uprising There's a general news blackout among MSM outlets in the US but it's covered in India.  Note that India quotes the Daily Mail. China Lockdown News Today: Amid massive protests across China against Xi Jinpings disastrous zero-Covid policy, several military tanks were on Tuesday seen on the streets as Chines...

Midweek

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    Raider The first new bomber in 30 years will debut on a roll-out on Friday, December 2 at Edwards AFB/Palmdale, CA. I'm sure there will be a band and a cake to commemorate the rollout of the B-21 Raider. USAF generals will be strutting around and doing what they do best. Even though it has the form of the B-2 Spirit, they...

Beyond Walking Distance

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     Bleeding Russia White  Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine stands as one of the more ill-advised military moves in history - right up there with Varios leading 3 legions through the Teutoberg Forest and Napoleon's invasion of Russia. Much of this is lensed in the harsh glow of looking at the situation after the fact. Russia...

Monday Night

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Bullet Points: * Always remember the communist Let media propagandist's rules on mass shootings. If the shooter is white, it's a white supremacist Trump supporter. If the shooter isn't white, it's the gun's fault. * Taxes are not the price you pay for a civilized society. Taxes are the price you so that you don’t go to jail for not paying...

More for Monday

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  Bullet Points: * Canadian Assisted Suicide - clearing the chronically ill off the roles of broke national healthcare. More from L. I. Whoever thinks socialism is better than capitalism doesn’t know how evil socialism can be when it runs out of other people’s money. Any that celebrates the death of babies, will celebrate your death too....

The Week Begins

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      Bullet Points: * The FJB Administration is in the process of apportioning unspent Covid trillions to refilling the Strategic Petroleum Reserve at $80/barrel. These are the same donkeys to foamed at the mouth when President Trump wanted to fill it at $24/barrel. * There really is no other argument to be had on...

Sunday PM

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Captioned: The UN is once again utilizing climate policy and "climate reparations" for global income redistribution while ignoring that China emits 2/3rds more pollution than Europe and the U.S. combined.   Bullet Points: * The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), John Sopko, has released his latest evalua...

Thoughts

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    Are We ALL Going to Die? Most assuredly. But will the Earth suddenly burn up the way that Green New Deal advocates predict (and hope)?  It looks doubtful. A study by MIT researchers in Science Advances confirms that the planet harbors a “stabilizing feedback” mechanism that acts over hundreds of thousands of years to pull th...

Weekend Update

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  Yes,  I'm a tree hugger. What's your point? The US Government has been arming Ukraine because they're allies. The US Government has been seeking to disarm Russians because they're enemies. In totally unrelated news, the US Government wants to disarm you.   Your Thought-of-the-Day   Bullet Points: ...

An Incident in Rach Gia

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  AN INCIDENT IN RACH GIA © MikeW 2021 – All Rights Reserved   Rach Gia was a larger port town, in Kien Giang Province, situated on Rach Gia Bay, in the lower reaches of the Gulf of Thailand.  The town was surrounded by rice fields, and bisected by many small canals. The main harbor, from which most of the fishing fleet de...

The Day After

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Leftovers (captioned photo)     Gentle Musing I finished up work meetings the day before Thanksgiving and it gave me some time to read and write. Everyone wore suits to the meetings but me. I was picked up by a co-worker in his Bentley. Nice new car. The restaurant offered me a tie but it clashed with my twenty-year-old khaki ...

Thanksgiving P. S.

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    I'd like to take credit for the Thanksgiving feast,  but my big contribution so far was driving to Jack-in-the-Box and buying breakfast jack sandwiches for everyone because we're not feasting for some time.   Bullet Points: * World Health Organization-backed experts fear 'camel flu' — a deadlier cousin of Covid — mig...

Happy Thanksgiving

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  I wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving, wherever you are. The holiday has different meanings to different people, but I hope that you are with those you love. ** ** It was the first national Thanksgiving, and he viewed this as a deeply important moment for the American people to reflect on the bounty with which they had been blessed. T...

Another Blog Post

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    Democrat Talking Points for Thanksgiving Dinner Apparently they're serious.  I thought it was a joke.   Tomorrow is Tanksgiving. Can you ID this tank today? What about this one? and this one   Not me. Not at all, but...   Sabot The 152mm XM578E1 APFSDS dart in its ...

Midweek

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    Is there a problem with selecting leaders in their 80's? Being a senior citizen myself,  I would say - if you have somebody younger to pick, all things being equal -  go for a little younger.  Having said that,  I think that in a fair election, Pres. Trump would win again if he runs a smart campaign.     ...

Yes, It’s an Invasion

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    Responding to the Invasion Three days after Gov. Greg Abbott tweeted the invocation of the “invasion clause” of the U.S. and Texas constitutions over the high number of migrant encounters at the Texas-Mexico border, his border mission is set to include armored personnel carriers.  The left, which promotes illegal immigration ...

Imagine That

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  Airpower Peace is their profession.   Bullet Points: * Life for political prisoners in America is hard. If it wasn't for the Second Amendment, there would be a lot more of us there, rotting. “I feel gross, depressed, and angry about how I’ve been treated. And that’s not even mentioning the violent abuse we J6ers suffer a...

Open Forum

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    It's come to this - your time to shine and write about thoughts, and concerns, tell a joke, or otherwise express yourself in a generally civil way. The forum is open.  The comments section is your playground.   *** *** *** ***   First a photo of me (left) my favorite African-American author Peter (BRM) Grant (r...