September 20, 2018
Culture

The Time I Took my Wife to Meet the Girls at Manos

July 17, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

Veterans’ Tales by Vassar Bushmills You already know the story of my first visit to Manos, the Russian spy-restaurant in Tokyo. It was 1972. It was run by two brothers from Pittsburgh, former OSS officers during WWII, and within shouting distance of the Soviet embassy, where, at the end of every visit, I’d [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]

School Shooting Florida
Guns & 2nd Amendment

The shooting in Florida — open thread

February 14, 2018 Bookworm 0

The horror in Florida hasn’t shattered my faith in the Second Amendment. Let me explain why — and please join in the discussion. I came home from a scintillating talk by Evan Sayet (which I’ll write about later) to find awaiting me the news that there was a shooting at [Read More]

Donald Trump

CNN Fake News from Tokyo

November 7, 2017 JoshuaPundit 0

President Trump is in Japan and CNN Fake News. is working overtime to manufacture lies about it. The frenetic reach by CNN for ratings from an ever-shrinking anti-Trump base embarrassed the Washington Post to the point where Aaron Blake called the nutty network out. The first was a feeding frenzy literally. [Read More]