Monthly Archives: September 2012

Political links

Lots I would like to say, but no time to say it. These folks come close. The Tribe of Liberty The Politics of Beer The Gimmees UN Ambassador blows off Netanyahu speech Incentivizing terrorists Advertisements

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Our Alexandrian Civilization

Very pressed for time these days.  I ran across some very good quotes, I will endeavor to return and expound upon them soon.  In advanced civilizations the period loosely called Alexandrian is usually associated with flexible morals, perfunctory religion, populist … Continue reading

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Old Man River

I fear I made a grave mistake today. Here I am, in the heart of the silly season, full of my righteous indignation over the folly of the Democrats and near-despondent over the seeming determination of a vocal minority of … Continue reading

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People of the Book

أهل الكتاب‎ ‎ ′Ahl al-Kitāb: is a term used to designate non-Muslim adherents to faiths which have a revealed scripture[1] called, in Arabic, Ahl-Al-Kitab (Arabic: الكتاب ‎ “the people of the Book” or “people of the Scripture”). The three types … Continue reading

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This Is Sparta!

Does it seem that there is more vitriol in the air these days? I know it is the silly season, but I have noted for several years now that the level of anger, frustration and pissedoffedness in our nation and … Continue reading

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Revenge vs. Vengeance

Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged. – Samuel Johnson Recent events in the Middle East, remarkably associated with the memorial of the events of September 11th, provide us an opportunity to … Continue reading

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Remembering…

There will be a lot of my fellow bloggers writing things today to memorialize the events that happened to us all on September 11, 2001. Rather than try to draw political lessons, I will just share with you the events … Continue reading

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