"11/9 and the Terrorist Who Loved Bonsai Trees" is Philip Kraske's just-published novel. It can be found at his website: www.philipkraske.com
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(3 comments) SHARE Friday, June 4, 2021
The Grassy Knoll Flu Conspiracy If the coronavirus was not leaked accidentally, it was leaked intentionally, which could have been done by either the U.S. or China. Is the Deep State getting desperate?
(7 comments) SHARE Sunday, May 9, 2021
War, the National Pastime America swings from war to war like a monkey from branch to branch, and was as little care.
(2 comments) SHARE Thursday, April 15, 2021
So America's not Going to Rescue Ukraine -- Right? Every expert says that if the Ukraine goes up against Russia, neither the U.S. nor Nato will come to its rescue. It would be a truly stupid move. Right. But we're talking about America and its foreign-policy moguls. Je doute.
SHARE Thursday, March 18, 2021
With Corona Where Will We Be in a Year? In a year, we'll still be talking about Covid-19. It ain't over till it's over.
SHARE Monday, March 1, 2021
Rodney Russia: No Respect at All! Russia gets no respect at all from the U.S. I'm glad to see they're getting some from China, which knows a good bet when it sees it.
SHARE Thursday, February 18, 2021
Was Covid Really a Planned Pandemic? Maybe the Master of the Universe planned the Covid crisis: the results will be this, and the benefit to us will be that. Or maybe, as usual, they just knew best how to take advantage of it. Never let a good crisis go to waste.
SHARE Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Pre-Trump vs. Post-Trump: It's a New Country A short survey of the pre- and post-Trump America: think fizz.
(1 comments) SHARE Friday, January 22, 2021
If There's no Trust, the Social Contract Goes Bust Biden was right to call for a new unity, but unity begins with trust, and Trump fans aren't feeling much, having watched their man get the bum's rush.
SHARE Saturday, January 9, 2021
"This is not who we are" -- Or is it? Both future-Prez Joe and Donald Trump Jr. said it: "This is not who we are. This is not us." But what if it is?
(1 comments) SHARE Sunday, December 20, 2020
Why Are There So Many Movies About Hitmen? Hitmen and -women apparently come in all types: sensitive, cold, conscious-stricken, longing for retirement, vengeful. It's an amazingly well-documented profession.
SHARE Thursday, November 26, 2020
When I See Pundits in Full-Court-Press Mode.... But when I see pundits in full-court-press mode, Methinks the full truth has still something owed.
SHARE Saturday, November 7, 2020
An Election as Empty as a Beggar's Pockets More than an election, 2020 was a referendum on Donald Trump, and more on his style than his work.
SHARE Sunday, November 1, 2020
The Campaign from Spain Looks Like a Pain The view of the American election campaign as seen from Spain: like your neighbors two houses down bickering over their back hedge.
SHARE Saturday, October 24, 2020
Will the Election End in Chaos? The prospect of post-election chaos is real, and may even result in both candidates claiming victory. Maybe Afghan politicians can come and sort it out for us, as we did for them.
SHARE Monday, October 12, 2020
Would the Founding Fathers Want to Change the Constitution? In a high-tech world and among a people so highly disparate as to almost not be a people at all, the Founders would be the first to suggest changes to the Constitution.
(47 comments) SHARE Sunday, August 30, 2020
Kyle Rittenhouse Shows Us All Why Guns Should Be Banned It was Rittenhouse's gun that got him in trouble: it drew the ire of rioters and made him use it.
SHARE Thursday, August 13, 2020
What if the Democratic Convention Turns into Another 1968? No doubt the protests at the Democratic convention, if any, will be calm and dignified, even boring, much like people waiting to board a bus.
SHARE Saturday, July 25, 2020
The Ultimate Racial Fight: "Standard American English" If you think the George Floyd matter made the pot bubble, wait till the mob sets its sights on "Standard American English."
SHARE Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Liberals: Free Speech is Great, but Let's Get Back to Normal The well-fed liberal's opinion on the protests of the last two months: we need a Covid vaccine!
SHARE Friday, July 3, 2020
Putin Paid Bounties to Have Governors Misinformed about Covid-19 The real story is this: that snake-in-the-grass Vlad Putin paid for bounties on new U.S. infections, and as the stats show, his underlings really did the job.