Category Archive: Politics

Jan 17

Four Ways To Defuse The Iran Problem

Already gave it to them guys. Remember the Falklands?

It’s no secret that the U.S. (and the rest of the West, for that matter), is developing a bit of an “Iran Problem.” For those of you who have not read the news recently (and by recently, I mean the last three or four years), Iran is allegedly trying to develop the capability to make …

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Nov 15

My Day Amongst The Heathens: A Visit To Occupy Wall Street

This is the kind of happiness that a family could never even hope to bring you

There are three things in life that I truly love: Starcraft 2, my family, and drum circles. I’m not listing those in order, of course. (If I were, drum circles would be first). Due to my fondness for drum circles, I decided to head down to the city to get in on the biggest drum …

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Oct 30

The United Nations- The Neighborhood Watch of International Politics

Because there's nothing like preventing someone from trying to amend for previous mistakes, right?

There’s a lot to love and hate about the United Nations. It’s an organization defined by bureaucracy, discord, and a painful lack of authority. At the same time, it has a Secretary General who is a Warcraft character, so I guess it isn’t all bad.  It’s not often that  a person’s real name can also be …

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Aug 11

Riots in Britain Affirm Wussification of American Populace

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Americans used to be tough. We used to be a people defined as much by the callouses on our hands as the dead buffalo carcasses in our wagons. An enterprising spirit, a self-reliance, a rugged individualism, an iron will- these were once the qualities of the American man. Now? We’re getting our asses handed to …

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Jul 28

Undecided for 2012? Go Libertarian

Yeah dood, police is fer dummiez

Much of the excitement, enthusiasm, and optimism that had characterized Obama’s 2008 election for President of the United States has waned since he first began his term. First there was that “stimulus bill” that he passed in an attempt to murder capitalism. Then there was that whole debacle where he tried to kill your grandmother …

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