Monthly Archives: November 2009

Thanksgiving Thoughts

This is the time of year we American’s give thanks for all that we are blessed with over the past year. My European ancestors were among some of the first to celebrate this in the New World and as they … Continue reading

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Eric Holder, Khalid Sheik Mohammed, Pres Obama, and the Kangaroo Court

Very interesting take on this whole 9/11 mastermind trial we are promised by our astute Attorney General.  It a Washington Post article, Travesty in New York, written by Charles Krauthammer.  Interesting in the aspect that it outlines the largest contradiction … Continue reading

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Bishop confirms banning Kennedy from receiving Communion | NECN

Full article with video found here: Bishop confirms banning Kennedy from receiving Communion | NECN Patrick Kennedy, the Kennedy family member who has taken over his late father’s senate seat, has found himself in dangerous ground in his stance in … Continue reading

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Waiting for the other shoe to drop – Climate Change E-mails Hacked

Just over a week ago some truth seeking hackers used a PC in Russia to hack into University of Anglia’s Climate Research servers in the UK.  Unlike past break-in in the news this had nothing to do with identity theft … Continue reading

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Western and Eastern perceptions of Obama’s big bow

Quite a stir has been made over Obama’s bow since he decided to make a protocol faux pas on both sides of the Pacific.  What needs to be explored is beyond the political speculation and focus needs to go why … Continue reading

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Where did all the muses go?

I have had a couple of ideas rattling around in my head for a month or so now and finally have some time to get at least one out.  As I came of age in the 1980’s I have a … Continue reading

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Will American answer the wake up call from Ft Hood, or will we continue to hit the snooze button?

As I try my best to let important items to play out for a few days before I comment, so the truth can be separated from the speculation and outright falsehoods.  Since the day Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan woke up … Continue reading

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MSNBC.com Reports – Obama rejects war options – Afghanistan

MSNBC recycled the AP with the following: WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama does not plan to accept any of the Afghanistan war options presented by his national security team, pushing instead for revisions to clarify how and when U.S. troops … Continue reading

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Changing of the Seasons

Shanghai is famous for its short springs and falls.  This year we are having a short Indian Summer after a week of cold, but there is one clear cut signal the season has changed.  The weekend of Halloween was mild … Continue reading

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Rant of the Month October

October ended in an odd parody of Halloween where the old ugly witch from San Francisco has brewed up a ghastly caldron of socialism and the American people are running down the middle of the road as a ghost car … Continue reading

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