Mearsheimer Update...

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

"But he hasn't got anything on," a little child said.—The Emperor’s New ClothesDear Friends + Interlocutors,FYI. Recent appearance by Professor Mearsheimer...

Victoria Nuland to the Box...

Friday, June 17, 2022

A great nation's foreign policy involves power, money, trade, oil and arms, 
but it proceeds from ideas.—William Pfaff

Dear Friends +...

Dr. Mearsheimer's NY Times Op Ed on arming Ukraine... [February 2015]

Monday, June 6, 2022

It’s not a conspiracy. It’s a coincidence.—Gore Vidal

Monday morning

Just for the record, here's an item I sent out in February...

The world has become collateral damage of Western sanctions | South China Morning Post

Friday, June 3, 2022

Always remember, it can be worse tomorrow.—Soda Jerk, Witness to MurderDear Friends + Interlocutors,FYI. Thoughtful and eye-opening article by Alex Lo...

U.S. Will Start Blocking Russia’s Bond Payments to American Investors - The New York Times

Thursday, June 2, 2022

There is not a single constitution in the world which is actually observed.—NapoleonDear Friends + Interlocutors,I wish two things. That I knew more...

The Big Two Op-eds in the New York Times...

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Is politics nothing but the art of deliberately lying?—Voltaire

Dear Friends + Interlocutors,

Looking over today's print edition...

Columbus' arrival linked to carbon dioxide drop | Science News

Monday, May 30, 2022

The mind is like a parachute. It works only when it is open.—Frank Zappa

Dear Friends + Interlocutors,

Here’s an interesting item...

My morning at the bank and bicycle shop...

Thursday, May 26, 2022

I soon grew as poor as a rat.—E.A. PoeDear Friends + Interlocutors,I went to the bank this morning to withdraw a hundred dollars in small bills. Walking...

Former President Bush condemns 'brutal invasion of Iraq' in public gaffe | YouTube

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Seeing what's in front of your nose demands a constant struggle.—George Orwell

Dear Friends + Interlocutors

FYI: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_3LXo6NoFVw

Nothing More to say about Ukraine...

Saturday, May 21, 2022

A century long barrage of propaganda seeps in everywhere.—Charles Bukowski

Dear Friends + Interlocutors,

I sure would like to stop...