Category Archives: United States

Kendall Jones


You may have read about her.  Texas Tech Cheerleader and African big game hunter.  I enjoyed it when she discussed one of my favorite Presidents, Teddy Roosevelt.  He was a big game hunter,e, now you have your real live Buffy, … Continue reading

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A Silly Look @ Canadian/United States Relations.


You can read all sorts of academic treatises on this topic or read the simple every day version here.  Please feel free to throw darts. The young Canadian lady is seated on a crowded bus, reading a book.  Four American women … Continue reading

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Emigrating to China?!


At work, I brought up something I saw in the news.  The Canadian middle class overall, is better off than the American middle class.  One wise cracking co worker said China is going to replace the United States with the … Continue reading

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Writing a Book about Rwanda


Starting next month, I am helping a work buddy write his memoirs about leaving Rwanda, during the 1994 war.  I will have my questions, What questions would you like to ask?   If any duplication, please excuse, I am updating the … Continue reading

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Don’t Want to Be a Refuge and Wander the Earth.


Jews throughout history know this feeling all too well.  This was brought up Friday, by my work buddy Anastase, who’s from Rwanda.  I’m reading a book by a Rwandan exile named Louise Mushikiwabo called Rwanda Means the Universe. Anastase said … Continue reading

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Political Science and the Brain


I just finished a book by three political science professors, John R. Hibbing, Kevin B. Smith and John R. Alford, called Predisposed, Liberals, Conservatives and the Biology of Political Differences. First I will start with their talk about City College … Continue reading

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Is the United States an Oligarchy?


Click on Telegraph to read the article in the British newspaper.  Is the United States an oligarchy?  Click on Wikipedia, where we are listed as one. From the study mentioned in the Telegraph and in Wikipedia, you can say, the … Continue reading

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