Losing Faith in Government

Losing Faith in Government?

I had the fortune to view the live presentation today of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on CNN (3/29/20).

Being a political junkie, I was humbled by the EXCELLENCE of the hour long status report of the virus.

Cuomo was able to provide extensive detail of the situation at hand, what he and NY

2020-03-30T21:50:51+00:00March 30th, 2020|

No More-ona Virus Please

It’s January, the weather is cool, and the New Year is here, your mind focused on what’s in store for the next 12 months. “How will I be different?” “Am I getting that raise I’ve been asking for?” “Maybe I should get in better shape, I mean, spring break is just around the corner and

2020-03-30T21:00:44+00:00March 30th, 2020|

PROTOCOL – An Ancient Relic?


What is it?

The best way to explain it is to provide a wonderful example.

In the late 1930s, FDR called General George C. Marshall, his Chief of Staff, into the White House. As I remember, FDR started the conversation with “George…”, an informal tact. Marshall cut off the president correcting him, “Mr. President, it’s ‘General.'”

There’s a

2020-03-18T17:49:42+00:00March 18th, 2020|

Are We There Yet? Global Warming

“Daddy Daddy, are we there yet?”
“Yes Dear, Wake up the rest of the family. It’s good news! Global warming is here, NOW.”

I’ve been told that the Chinese symbol for ‘crisis’ can have a dual meaning: Trouble or opportunity.

So the question becomes, “where is the opportunity?”

But First, How did we get here? Who’s to blame?

2020-01-09T20:22:50+00:00January 4th, 2020|

US & Saudis Joined At The Hip – Part 2

In the late 90s, George Bush 43 was running for president, but he had a few problems; one was that an oil company he mismanaged was headed toward bankruptcy. Low and behold, the Saudis bought the company and provided a profit to the investors.

Then comes the War on Terror with 9/11 – 90+% of the

2019-09-28T11:23:45+00:00September 28th, 2019|

U.S. & Saudi: Joined At The Hip Part 1

In the early 1900s, Britain and France managed the transition of the Caliphate in the Middle East. This massive Kingdom was split into various Countries such as Iraq, Iran, Kuwait, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, and others. Divide and Conquer?

Near the end of WW2 (1943), The U.S. was becoming the Sheriff of the

2019-09-24T17:53:29+00:00December 16th, 2018|