September 20, 2018
Elections

THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY AND THE CHINA SYNDROME

September 2, 2018 Puma ByDesign 3

Vassar Bushmills Recent revelations that China hacked Hillary’s illegal email set-up for most of the years of her service as Secretary of State, and probably beyond, are being underplayed in the media. For obvious reasons. But it’s a game-changer, for no longer is Hillary the central bad guy in this [Read More]

Culture

Forum: Are China And The US Headed For War?

August 21, 2018 JoshuaPundit 0

Every Monday, the WoW! community and our invited guests weigh in at the Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question: Are China And The US Headed For War? Jeffrey Avalon Friedberg: War? No. One thing China is not: is [Read More]

Economics

TRADE BRINKSMANSHIP, NOT TRADE WAR, VERSUS GLOBALISM

July 30, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

Vassar Bushmills “Trade War” is a term the enemies of Donald Trump use to denigrate his proposals for restoring a balance to American trade policies. Only it’s not “trade war” but trade brinkmanship, which, as it was first used to define JFK’s strategy against the USSR in his years in the White House, were intended [Read More]

Donald Trump

Face

March 12, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

Vassar Bushmills Donald Trump has a habit of heading down a rabbit hole where only he knows he hopes it will lead. He keeps friend and foe alike guessing, so even when he comes out of that hole smelling like a rose, no one can be sure whether he just [Read More]

Donald Trump

President Trump issues new economic sanctions on North Korea

September 21, 2017 Puma ByDesign 0

President Trump with the Prime Minister of Japan and the President of the Republic of Korea See language of Executive Order below: The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release September 21, 2017 Presidential Executive Order on Imposing Additional Sanctions with Respect to North Korea EXECUTIVE ORDER [Read More]

Government

Enviro Insanity

May 21, 2017 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel    I present for your approval, gentle readers, an article by my good friend Bill Scott, who I’m sure you recall from my recent article about his heart troubles.  He’s also the father of Erik Scott, a man I’ve written a great deal about.   To read [Read More]

World

A few notes about Beijing (and business class)

January 1, 2017 Puma ByDesign 0

On behalf of Bookworm, I’m re-posting Bookie’s journal of her latest travels.  Enjoy!   By Bookworm Last night, I posted a few pictures of Beijing before I staggered off to bed, too tired even to remember that we’d crossed into 2017. (Happy New Year to all of you, by the [Read More]

World

Venezuela: Will China pull the plug on Maduro?

September 12, 2016 FaustaW 0

Long-term readersof my blog are familiar with the many times China has loaned money to Venezuela. Back in 2012, I posted that El Nuevo Herald reported Venezuela’s increasingly dependent on China’s financing and direct investments to the tune of US$80 billion. In exchange, China is playing a greater part on Venezuela’s strategic decision [Read More]