Wisconsin Election Committee Chair Attempts To Disenfranchise Military Absentee Voters

There’s been a bit of a brouhaha in Wisconsin this past week over military absentee ballots. A Milwaukee Deputy Election Commissioner applied for military absentee ballots under false names and had them sent to State Representative Janel Brandtjen who chairs the Committee of Campaigns and Elections in the Wisconsin Assembly….

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Fist Bump vs Military Salute?

There are a large number of anti-Biden sycophants out there trying to make hay out of Biden’s fist bump of a Saudi prince who is responsible for criminal acts against humanity. And it is something that probably shouldn’t have occurred. At least Saudi Arabia is a nominal ally at the…

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What The Flock Is Wrong With The GOP? Eric Greitens is Exhibit A!

[I am in the middle of editing this post and the bile just keeps rising in my throat…jhc] This ad for Eric Greitens’ (R – Domestic Terrorist), campaign for US Senate hit the markets this past weekend and is on YouTube as I write this. I won’t be surprised if…

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What Does Tom Tiffany Have Against Democracy?

Let’s see…the US Senate recently passed a bill titled Ukraine Democracy Defense Lend-Lease Act of 2022 essentially on a voice vote of 100 – 0. Unanimous. This is modeled on a WWII program that provided weapons to the allies fighting Hitler before the United States entered the war. Given the…

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And What Are They Saying About Ukraine In Finland?

from social media. leaving off name attributes to protect the innocent

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Putin’s Actions May Bring Him Exactly What He Doesn’t Want

One of the points that Russian President Vladimir Putin was supposedly concerned about was the spread of NATO to nations that border Russia. Besides his desire to re-acquire the Soviet empire, he says that he feels that NATO is a threat to Russian independence. You may parse those sentiments anyway…

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Christmas Music: US Army Band from Fort Shafter HI

sort of a Christmas tradition for me. full disclosure, the flute player second from left is my son.

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One take away on gun control per the Rittenhouse case from Kenosha.

I am not going down the various rabbit holes around the Rittenhouse case. But one thing came out of the case that should trouble a lot of people. About a week into the trial, Judge Bruce Schroeder threw out a charge that Kyle Rittenhouse was a minor in possession of…

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The Military Really Needs To Step Up On Sexual Assault And Mental Health.

And the Army in particular needs to have an immediate and thorough investigation at Fort Hood TX like…RIGHT NOW! Today’s news includes another sad story about a young soldier who apparently took his life after reporting a sexual assault. The body of Sgt. Elder Fernandes was apparently found hanging from…

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Donald Trump’s War On Christmas!

With all of the brouhaha around the United States Postal Service and the effects on mail in ballots for the coming election, there are a number of other impacts being overlooked. Of course the side effects are the collateral damage on e-commerce in general and maybe Amazon in particular. But…

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