Saturday, December 28, 2019

Journey through the land of eloquent silence; East Germany revisited by Joseph Wechsberg

Tim Stanley's Suggestions for 2020 Reading

The liberal media’s sordid history of Russia-Ukraine fake news

The liberal media’s sordid history of Russia-Ukraine fake news

Gabriel X. Michael's Chicago 2019

Some great photo's of Chicago's West Side.

Saturday, December 21, 2019

The Present is a Bully

A line to save....

Monday, December 16, 2019

Tweet from The Hill (@thehill): Pelosi on Omitting Bribery

The Hill (@thehill) tweeted at 9:50 PM on Thu, Dec 12, 2019:
Question: "You yourself accused [Trump] of bribery. Why did you decide not to make bribery one of the articles of impeachment."

Speaker Pelosi: "This was a decision that was recommended by working together with our committee chairs, our attorneys and the rest."

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Monday, December 09, 2019

Rick Atkinson Introduces the World War II Histories of Cornelius Ryan

Atkinson on a Library of America anthology of Cornelius Ryan's books.   My Dad had The Longest Day and Last Battle.  They were probably the first books I had read about the War. Good Q and A with Atkinson on Academic v Popular Historians.  Worth your hour to watch.

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Durham Needs to Bring Indictments

Durham Needs to Bring Indictments: The alternative to a purely domestic intelligence operation targeting a major political party's candidate for the presidency (and later, president) was to manufacture a foreign counterintelligence (FCI) 'threat' that could then be 'imported' back into