HOW MANY ENEMIES?

Originally posted on Tubularsock:
? Tubularsock was sitting in his top floor corner office in his underground bunker overlooking Washington, D.C. from Oakland, CA and pondering. How is it that the United States can keep all the wars going on for years and years and just not run out of enemies. How can we be so good at this and can’t seem to fix our own streets, roads and bridges? Is THIS what American Exceptionalism is all about? Being able to PREACH caring and peace by running undisciplined about the world kicking and screaming in reality about getting OUR own… Continue reading HOW MANY ENEMIES?

Lost Tribes

Yes.  It’s true.  I’m going there.  Israel versus Palestine. I’ve heard tell that one should Never Drink And Blog; well, here I am with a significant proportion of Canadian whisky coursing about within me, and I’m about to go white-phosphorous ballistic on your arse, Israel… and Palestine. For as long as I can remember seeing news programs on a television, there has been an almost constant tragic roller-coaster of peace and combat, hope and hopes dashed, ceasefires and rockets, settlements and fragmented families – Israel, Palestine, the West Bank and Gaza, the whole mess.  Peace protesters have been killed.  Celebrations … Continue reading Lost Tribes