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Elections

Explaining Israel’s Elections

It’s a bit complex, but I’ll take a shot at  explaining Israel’s elections. Unlike America, Israel has a parliamentary system, an unfortunate inheritance from previous British rule.Among other things, that means multiple political parties rather than just two. Israel, being a small country likewise lacks states and therefore, an electoral [Read More]

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Elections

No. 16 Bookworm Podcast: With Trump, stop listening and start paying attention

If listening to Trump irks you, stop listening and start focusing on his accomplishments. Then do the same for the Dem candidates. Then vote for Trump. (If you prefer listening over reading, the companion podcast to this post is embedded below, or you can listen to it at Libsyn or at Apple podcasts. [Read More]

Conspiracies

COLION NOIR VIDEO: BLACK 2ND AMENDMENT MAN SLAMS WHITE DEMOCRATS, POLITICIANS, GUN GRABBERS, AND “GUN CONTROL.”

2ND AMENDMENT Opinion: Jeffrey A. Friedberg “WHY THE EL PASO SHOOTING SHOULDN’T SURPRISE YOU” <<<<<—————->>>>> COLION NOIR VIDEO: BLACK 2ND AMENDMENT MAN SLAMS WHITE DEMOCRATS, POLITICIANS, GUN GRABBERS, GUN CONTROL: WHITE OR BLACK—IT DOESN’T MATTER IN THE REAL WORLD WHERE WALMART POSTS ITSELF AS “A GUN FREE ZONE.” What the [Read More]

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Elections

No. 3 Bookworm Room Podcast — Michelle Obama, Tulsi Gabbard, and cat ladies

It speaks to our vapid celebrity culture that Michael Moore believes that talentless, accomplishment-free Michelle Obama is the Democrat Party’s only hope. I am having fun figuring out more efficient ways to do the podcast. My first podcast, in addition to the days of trying to figure out how to [Read More]

Conspiracies

“Emotionals”—Such As Our Millennials, Democrat Voters, and Suburban USA Housewives—Have No Reason. They Don’t, Or Can’t, THINK.

“Emotionals”—Such As Our Millennials, Democrat Voters, and Suburban USA Housewives—Have No Reason. They Don’t, Or Can’t, THINK. OPINION: BY JEFFREY A. FRIEDBERG <<<——————>>> There’s a  problem with Emotionals. These are “folks” who don’t actually think, but react. They react with emotions—with feelings. Not with actual thoughts or reasoning. They don’t [Read More]

Elections

THE DIMINISHING POWER OF THE MEDIA, PART I

Vassar Bushmills Keep this simple set of facts in mind when the subject of the strength of the Democratic Party base comes up. And keep a constant visual of this map in your head when the subject of the power of the media comes up. There are 3,141 counties in [Read More]

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Culture

THE NEW FRONTIER

Vassar Bushmills The album was entitled #16, (1963) and inspired by none other than John F Kennedy, a Democrat. Go Figure It was the last album of theirs I ever bought. I wonder if the words will work today?     ICYMI from Vassar Bushmills.com The Promise of Socialism in a [Read More]

Western Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox) by Ralph Arvesen-Flickr (CC BY-ND 2.0)
Elections

THE PROMISE OF SOCIALISM IN A SINGLE SONG

Vassar Bushmills This says it all. We’ve been blessed to be able to watch this promise proved before jumping in head first I have no doubt that Democratic Socialism, when it emerged as the dominant political arrangement in Europe following World War II. It was a slow process, but in [Read More]

globe, moon, earth Source: PIRO4D (Pixabay)
Elections

DEALING WITH THE SEPARATE REALITY OF THE LEFT

Vassar Bushmills Over Easter weekend my wife and I watched a half-dozen Easter and Passover-themed films. Among them was the 1968 film “Shoes of the Fisherman” which actually laid out the then-current state of liberalism in Hollywood. The Catholic Church, played by Anthony Quinn, as it’s new pope, agreed to give away the Church’s entire wealth; [Read More]

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Elections

Bookworm Beat 4/25/19 — the Joe Biden runs for president illustrated edition

When it’s Joe Biden announcing his candidacy for president, the memes just write themselves. No wonder I’ve got a huge collection of Biden memes for you. As an aside, for those who will inevitably compare Joe’s groping to Trump’s “grab ’em” remark, I don’t recommend going there. First, I think [Read More]

Homo neanderthalensis by Thomas Vogt-Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0) - [Brain volume up to 1750cc (Homo sapiens average 1270 cc) LWL Museum of Natural History, Münster, Germany]
Culture

FIRST PRINCIPLES ABOUT AMERICA; FIRST QUESTIONS

Vassar Bushmills Is America an accident? A freak of Nature?  Or, is America the product of Intelligent Design? I don’t intend to try to answer the second half of that question here as that requires an inquiry into philosophy and theology. But by the longest list of scientific and common sense proofs, [Read More]

Real Russia Collusion cartoon - Source: A. F. Branco
Conspiracies

Russia Collusion Peddlers Will Turn on Each Other—Trump 2020 Adviser Steven Rogers

TRUMP/PUTIN RUSSIA COLLUSION DOES NOT EXIST; DITTO THAT FOR OBSTRUCTION Communists, their co-conspirators in the global media complex guided by the deep state, appointees of Obama under Barack Obama’s instruction and comrades in both Houses of Congress, John McCain, Jeff Flake, fellow NeverTrumpers, the DNC and Hillary Clinton, et al.,  conspired [Read More]

Conspiracies

The Mueller Report – The End Of the Beginning

Well, the Mueller Report was  long awaited by Leftist Democrats like a junkie waiting for his next score. Even at this point, with no junk in the needle,  they have yet to acknowledge what anyone with a fighting chance of an IQ of 70 always knew… There was no collusion [Read More]

Steve Hilton of Fox News The Next Revolution subject: "The Right Kind of Populism"
Economics

Steve Hilton: Beware the populism of the left (video)

In between dozing off last night with the television on in the background  I caught tidbits of The Next Revolution with Steve Hilton which airs Sunday night’s on the Fox News channel.  One such block was Hilton’s discussion on “The Right kind of Populism” and populism of the left’