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11 November 2020, 19:42 UTC45's coup 2020

The purge so far:

Defense Secretary Mark Esper - fired via tweet

James Anderson - acting undersecretary for policy - resigned Tuesday morning 11/10/20
(Replaced by Trump pick - through no formal process: Anthony Tata, a retired Army one-star general)

Joseph Kernan - retired Navy vice admiral, stepped down as undersecretary for intelligence
(Replaced by Trump pick - through no formal process: Ezra Cohen-Watnick)


31 January 2020, 16:58 UTCModern problems call for modern solutions...


23 January 2020, 17:45 UTCCount me as another "never"...

Never again Republican voter.
What a group of partisan idiots.
The economy is doing well, so it does not matter?


16 January 2020, 17:05 UTCMore soothing music for troubled times...

For more perspective on the recent Ukrainian plane shoot down in Iran.
Give Men at Work: "It's a Mistake" a listen.


28 January 2019, 17:43 UTCCan't we all get along?

Nick agrees (somewhat) with libertarian ideals
Nick Hanauer has it right:
Open the borders, lets all work together!


28 November 2017, 6:04 UTCThanksgiving 2017! - we are still at war.

Looks like we have grown even further apart.
The covert intellectual war against the democracies have won.
Good luck picking up the pieces.


22 November 2016, 14:34 UTCThe problem is...

Half of this country does not understand the other half.
Give the following a go:

The Living Years by Mike & the Mechanics

Have a Happy Thanksgiving if you can.


15 November 2016, 6:43 UTCDon't ass(u)me

It is better to talk about differences from inside than outside.


13 November 2016, 5:43 UTCBully!

Let us bring back ideas from Teddy and his Progressive Party.

- taken from the wikipedia article on the Progressive Party (and condensed further by me):

More direct democracy:
- citizens may remove an elected official before the end of his term
- citizens may decide on a law by popular vote
- citizens may propose a law by petition and enact it by popular vote

P.S. Little Hitler was right. Probably even more right.
Which is the best kind of right.


1 October 2016, 4:33 UTCNot disturbing at all

Nice caption: not-disturbing.png


18 August 2014, 4:48 UTCOverheard on the Internets: "Operation: Extended Warranty."
4 October 2013, 2:37 UTCHey FCC, during this time of trial, why don't you take down your ftp server as well?
13 August 2013, 3:43 UTCNow Bruce chimes in on the firing.
9 August 2013, 3:56 UTCDirty little tricks by the NSA should not have any effect on jobs?
8 August 2013, 2:41 UTCStrict oversight, my ass.
4 July 2013, 3:45 UTCManning, Snowden, and now Morales
29 October 2012, 18:25 UTCNada.

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