Category Archives: The Right Stuff

Watchdog Dads: A Proposal for the Meaningful Protection of Children and Staff from Extraordinary Violence at Public Schools

Introduction: In addition to being intellectually vacant, I find the current arguments for additional gun controls to be cynical and worse, destructive to the goal of providing meaningful protection for our children at school. The common sense solution is immediately … Continue reading

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Do You Have a Ticket on The Cain Train?

It’s clear from the polls and other analysis that conservative Americans don’t want a pale, purpley candidate to run against ObaMao. (See the BLUE area of the simplified political chart? It’s where Romney lives.) We All Liked Ike, but Mitt Doesn’t Fit. Different … Continue reading

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President Trump? The Donald on China

We could do worse. LOTS worse. No bowing and scraping before Hu Jintao or other world leaders for THIS American. On China: “These are not our friends.  These are our enemies.  These are not people that understand niceness.  And the … Continue reading

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Czech president tells UN to stay out of economics

Do you think we could get Vaclav Klaus to run for President of the United States? I mean, he’s not a citizen, but I don’t think Americans care much about that anymore, or any OTHER constitutional restraints on government. I’m … Continue reading

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What’s a HALE?

Thinking outside the box. What would this look like? A high-altitude unmanned aircraft that can stay aloft for 4 days (eventually 10 days), one that is powered by two Ford Ranger 4cyl truck engines fueled by hydrogen, one that can … Continue reading

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The Strenuous Life

I’ve lost another close friend… At least it feels that way. I finished a biography of a great man yesterday. Everytime I read about someone who I truly respect and connect with I start experiencing the same sense of fear … Continue reading

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Please meet Darren James Labonte

“We live in a culture of celebrity where what is not recognized doesn’t exist. Spies come out of a culture where what is recognized ceases to exist. The light is lethal.”

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