Monthly Archives: September 2013

Political dyslexia

Political dyslexia By Sarge I believe I understand why there’s so much controversy concerning ObamaCare and its development so far. It’d be easy to say Congress is stupid. The obviousness of the statement is colossal. But, understanding the why of … Continue reading

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Still more rising incompetents

Still more rising incompetents By Sarge It appears political parties require not that the most enterprising and qualified people exhibiting modesty, intelligence and a history of hard work be promoted within the hierarchy but, that the most conceited, greedy, lazy … Continue reading

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Rise of the incompetents II

Rise of the incompetents II By Sarge This is a continuation of thoughts engendered by Philip Atkinson’s “A Study of Our Decline” (2007). Atkinson says: “A communal mind is not an obscure idea but a tangible influence that affects us … Continue reading

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Rise of the Incompetents

Rise of the incompetents By Sarge Years ago a man wrote a book called The Peter Principle. The Peter Principle states the members of an organization where promotion is based on achievement, success, and merit will eventually be promoted beyond … Continue reading

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Wet monkeys

Wet monkeys By Sarge Politicians have lost their fear of the electorate. This is mainly because of what I call the Spock Principle. Years ago I ran a piece addressing the issue of children having a feeling of entitlement. Kids … Continue reading

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Death from within

Death from within By Sarge There’s a T-shirt on the market depicts a skull gazing upward in a look of woeful supplication over crossed forks as though begging for mercy from above. The display acknowledges military field rations and is … Continue reading

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Cui Bono (Who Benefits?)

Cui Bono (Who benefits?) By Sarge The Romans had a phrase they used when they started questioning people’s motivations. The phrase was “Cui Bono” – who benefits? The ONLY group benefits from all of the Anti-American lunacy being put forth … Continue reading

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Between ignorance and cowardice

Between ignorance and cowardice By Sarge Allegedly Bill Clinton disarmed U.S. soldiers on military bases by commanding they not be allowed to possess and/or carry personal firearms on base. This happened in 1993. . Department of Defense Directive 5210.56 — … Continue reading

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Follow The Money

Follow the money By Sarge If you want to understand where it all goes wrong in politics you must do as “Deep Throat” said in “All the President’s Men”; you must “follow the money. The phrase suggest how you can … Continue reading

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Noblesse Oblige

Noblesse Oblige By Sarge As usual, the messenger is being fired on like Custer looking for a campsite at the Little Bighorn. Senator David Vitter (R-LA.) has called for a floor vote on his bill to effectively end exempting Congressmen … Continue reading

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