The American Decline

A great observation from Mark Steyn about US politicians becoming complacent with the decline of America’s standing in the world: “I mean, this is the country everybody wants to come to”: Yeah, because it has no border, so it’s easy.

Cincy Tennis Open 2021

We attended the Western & Southern Open at the tennis center in Mason, Ohio.   There were many extra matches today due to the rainouts from yesterday.  We watched portions of 4 matches: Dimitrov vs Bublik; Murray vs Hurkacz; Medvedev vs

Big Tech Embarrasses Itself

The Taliban terrorists are approved Twitter users, while the former US President is permanently suspended…  The self-destruction continues: Twitter’s standards were called into question on Sunday after users pointed out that a key Taliban spokesman has been using the platform

American Wokeness Fatigue

Another great commentary from Victor Davis Hanson where he summarizes the obvious lies and charades promoted by the supporters of “wokeness”: The woke madness coincides with an epidemic of crises that go largely ignored as a distracted America cannibalizes itself.

No More Indians in Cleveland?

So how do you feel about this?  The Cleveland baseball team had the nickname “Indians” for over 100 years; and there is a reason now to eliminate the name?   Is it now the Guardians for Guardian Insurance?  Did Guardian pay

Islam and Western Culture

An very useful expose’ on Islamic motivations, from Raymond Ibrahim: The problem is that modern historians tend to sideline this religious aspect, and focus instead on national identities.  For example, we know that for centuries, a great array of “Eastern”

A Common Democrat Debate Position

Update Here is an incompetent Leftist Democrat that is leveraging two of the positions identified in the original June 9 posting (see below). The Mayor of Chicago, which is a city now suffering a spate of felonious crimes, has claimed

Anti-Semitism

People often ask me: “Why do people hate the Jews?”  I start the answer with this contextual retort: Always remember that jealousy and greed are very strong human motivators (and often not for good purposes).   I further postulate that anti-Semitism

Medical Reality versus Baloney

With the American Medical Association and medical journals such as Lancet now joining the delusional leftists and their scientific fairy tales, it is becoming more difficult to separate medical fact from fiction.  As a counterweight, there is a great posting

Avoiding Stereotypes?

Given the subtitle to this web site (Thinking Stereotypically, Acting Individually), it’s worth examining these comments from a mainstream newspaper about avoiding stereotypes when it comes to crime: The Austin American-Statesman newspaper said on Saturday that it is not publishing