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The Tragedy of War

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Journal entry: January 16, 1858,- Captain, E. Montcreif, Queen’s Light Cavalry.   Tomorrow morning, my young cousin Edward and I sail with the tide for America. Edward’s father purchased a commission for him and he is officially a subaltern (unassigned, lower officer)  in my old cavalry unit, The Queen’s Light Horse. Edward is eighteen and… Read more »

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Tis the Quality of the Lie That Matters

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  During the reign of King George I, in 1726, the country village of Goldaming in the county of Surrey had a bizarre incident that was challenging the modern science of obstetrics. John Howard had been practicing midwifery for thirty years. By the standards of the day, he was considered a competent obstetrician. However, conventional… Read more »

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Hillary Has A New Image

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Hillary has been losing ground in the recent polls, especially in the battleground states. Let’s face it, Hillary has an image problem. It’s reasonable for her handlers to reach out for a new image and I think they have hit upon a winner. It is definitely an improvement and a step in the right direction…. Read more »

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The Measure of a Man

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In the fall of ’65. my best friends, Frenchy, Knarley and Barbwire Johnny and I, were guiding a group of serious hunters on the Muskwa River for Elk and Grizzly.  We had some experienced hunters to guide and this always made the hunt more interesting.   These men had done a lot of hunting and… Read more »

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Ominous Signs Show West Is Engaged In Escalating Civil War (Guest Post)

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  Just 100 years after Europe’s first attempt at suicide during The Great War, all of the nations constituting Western civilization are engaged in civil war. It’s not quite like previous civil wars fought in the West such as The English Civil War and The American Civil War.  But it is as equally destructive and… Read more »

Black cop shoots black perp. The response? Hunt down whites

Black cop shoots black perp. The response? Hunt down whites

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  Welcome to obama’s America. A 23 year old black man with a long rap sheet, Sylville K. Smith, was shot in Milwaukee after a traffic stop when he ran from officers and then turned toward them with a handgun: The man who was shot and killed by a Milwaukee police officer on Saturday – an… Read more »

Twenty Thousand pounds of Instant Death,

The Mighty Tadpole, an excerpt from the book, Fifty Thousand Years

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Fifty Thousand Years, is an historical romance. It was written by Skook, under an old family name, Dylan Casa Del Lobos. The 100,000 word scientific novel will be on Amazon this fall. This is a sneak preview. The story follows a maternal line of women, dating back 50,000 years ago to the first major exodus… Read more »

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Does Alcohol and Spousal Abuse Qualify for Background Fails?

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“Would-be Terrorists can buy guns, but can a reporter? NO.” It was a sting; Neil Steinberg of the Chicago Sun Times was given an assignment to buy an AR 15, hopefully to prove how easy it is to acquire the bogeyman rifle that scares Liberals. Like most stings, there was an element of humor, not… Read more »