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Firing Line Friday: The Culture of the Left

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      If one wants to counter the Left, one needs to grok the Left. Even over fifty years ago, … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: The Irish Problem

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      With the question of Brexit being the single most important topic for the U.K. during this month’s elections … Continue reading

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North Korea on the Caribbean

     With the remaining industrial capacity dying, the people fighting with birds for scraps of food, and general misery and starvation, there isn’t much left to fight over in Venezuela except a hunk of land with surplus population on it. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Victims of Communism Day, 2019

     Today is Victims of Communism Day. It is also “May Day”, where “useful idiots” march and demonstrate in free countries, while those who have to actually live under Communism are made to march lest they face dire consequences.      With the … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – South African Land Grab: Just Kidding; Actually Not Kidding; Seriously Not Yours Anymore

     Another “quick takes” on items where there is too little to say to make a complete article, but is still important enough to comment on. The focus this time: All Your Farm Are Belong To Us      First, a little soothing, … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: Vietnam and the Intellectuals

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      Far too often, the response to Progressive intellectuals is an anti-intellectualism that, rather than fight those intellectuals, conceded … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – The College Left: Segregation by Race; Inhuman Conservatives; Literal Cannibalism

     Another “quick takes” on items where there is too little to say to make a complete article, but is still important enough to comment on.      The focus this time: Eat the rich… literally.      First, a little soothing, dulcet mood music: … Continue reading

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The De-liberation of Venezuela

     Chavez and then Maduro claimed, in large part, to be liberating the Venezuelan people. They’ve certainly succeeded in “liberating” them from peace and prosperity. Why they even used the vaunted Cuban healthcare system to “liberate” them from their own health … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: The Warren Report: Fact or Fiction?

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      Considering the ongoing obsession with the “Mueller Investigation” report and all the insanity and conspiracy theories sprung therefrom, … Continue reading

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Lights Out In Venezuela

     The joke about what people used in socialist countries before candles being light bulbs when you are living in that “joke“, and all the resultant violence and death that that brings therewith. Worse yet, people can’t even get proper water … Continue reading

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