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14 ?

Timestamp: Saturday evening.

If you will accept my counting Palestine (I have to give Gaza a name) and Yemen as countries, as of this writing fourteen counties are to some degree involved in the current conflict in the Middle East. They are: Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Lebanon, The Netherlands, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, The UK, The USA and Yemen.
Some are more involved than others. My list is based on open source information. How many countries, if any, did I miss? Are there any other(s) who are involved but their involvement is not publically known?

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My President Is A Lying Coward

When you looked at the title of today’s article I don’t know if your reaction was, “That’s a strong statement” or, “It took you this long to figure it out?” In any event Trump removed any doubt about its validity this past week. Let’s explore. Continue reading My President Is A Lying Coward

Oiling The Skid?

If you listen to Trump and his enablers you would believe the economy is going through a period of explosive expansion. In reality it is much more like a continuation of the Obama recovery which even Obama supporters like me felt was too slow and not enough of it reached the working class. In reality we may be seeing the first signs of a crack in the dam that is holding back the impending Trump Recession. Let’s explore. Continue reading Oiling The Skid?

Hero Worship?

By the time this is published the Saudi’s may have already floated a new excuse/theory on the fate of Jamal Khashoggi; President Trump telegraphed/floated it Monday. If this were an isolated incident it would be concerning. Since it is part of a pattern of behavior it borders on terrifying. Let’s explore. Continue reading Hero Worship?