These Aren’t Really Funny

But they sure are brutal, mostly accurate, pointed jabs at our current leadership. Following in the footsteps of Oliphant, Doonesbury, etc., the Political Strikes political cartoon site, pokes a sharp stick at the follies of modern US government policies and actions. Utilizing a fresh approach of adding irreverent captions to photos of GW and others, … Read more

Perspectives of an 18 Year Old

Have you ever considered the world-view of an 18 year old entering college this fall? Take a look at the Mindset List compiled for the use of the faculty and staff of Beloit College. The Beloit Wisconsin liberal arts school started preparing the lists 5 years ago to aid the professors gain an understanding of … Read more

Hand in Hand

Cue Elvis Costello: No, don’t ask me to apologize. I won’t ask you to forgive me … Like many folks, the thing that got to me the most was the jumpers. Once I realized that’s what I was seeing on TV, I didn’t watch as closely, and whenever footage came on that I believed showed … Read more

Friday the 13th, For Real

Regardless of how you feel about invading Iraq, the absolute failure (a US aircraft carrier was (virtually) sunk!! and that’s only the beginning … ) of US forces in a mock attack against Iraq, described in the following article, should give one pause: Iraqis Devastate US in War Games

Final Exposure

I did avoid the major media today, having no desire to re-view the images that I can see in my mind anyway. On the other hand, I did spend some time viewing different blogs, which I found satisfying. This fascinating article, via Doc, outlines the recovery of some photographs taken by someone who was near … Read more

Depends on Your Perspective

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