Archive for December, 2010

Kissinger blocks reinstatement of GEN Lavelle’s reputation

Thursday, December 23rd, 2010

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The Future of Ford – and the US Auto Industry

Sunday, December 19th, 2010

Ford seems to be doing something right.

[For one, they don’t have Rick Wagoner and his legacy to deal with].

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The Passing of a Luminary

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

The Richard Holbrooke Beatification ceremony by the Washington Post appears to be in the works.  He was an energetic and clever fellow, who, under other circumstances, would likely have been assigned to the dustbin of history.  (more…)

Ending LBJ’s Experiment in Socialism: The Great Society

Friday, December 10th, 2010

“After 58 years, the once-sprawling Cabrini-Green housing complex [in Chicago] closed its last high-rise today as the last tenant moved out.”

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Vulnerabilities of WikiLeaks

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

The greatest danger in these WikiLeaks releases is the identification of sources of information, whether casual or clandestine. 

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WikiLeaks Embroglio

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

I’m not defending Assange or his actions, but these are some thoughts to consider on calls for his prosecution:

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Lethal Warriors

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Lethal WarriorsDavid Philipps will discuss his new book Lethal Warriors at the National Press Club on Monday, Dec 13 at 6:30 PM in the Bloomberg Room.

Call 202.662.7523 for reservations.

A topic in need of review; the author has done his homework.  [I recommend]