Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Band Of Brothers Loses Another

http://www.nww2m.com/2012/02/lt-lynn-d-buck-compton-dead-at-90/ We are rapidly approaching the day when the last World War Two service member will pass on. I believe we are losing hundreds of veterans weekly, if not actually daily. There were, if I recall correctly, between 12 and … Continue reading

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Sharp Drop In Durable Goods Orders….Recovery?

http://www.cnbc.com/id/46554315 I find it hard to believe that there has been any recovery since 2008. I fear much worse is ahead. http://market-ticker.org/akcs-www?post=202652 Denninger thinks this is a collapse, but holds up the bare hope it is a “one-off” – an … Continue reading

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More On The Unemployment Mess

http://iowntheworld.com/blog/?p=121890 Well, that was quick. Last I checked the “good” news from last month, which was not very good, has been replaced by a return to 9% unemployment.  That is just the official rate. Here is another chart illustrating the … Continue reading

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Can He Possibly Think We Are This Stupid?

http://spectator.org/archives/2012/02/01/obamas-calculated-deception A lot of us think so: “Moreover, Obama is also certain that you, or at least your friends and neighbors, are too stupid to know that during the first two of his three years in office, the Congress was … Continue reading

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Air Force Video

http://iowntheworld.com/blog/?p=120717   This is a really cool little video. Just a glimpse into the routine hazards of modern military life supplying fighting troops at an outpost on the roof of the world.

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Just For Laughs: Feline Art Improvement

http://nedhardy.com/2012/02/15/famous-paintings-improved-by-cats/   I thought this was funny and opted to share.

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Hitler’s Love Child?

http://worldnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/02/17/10436413-new-evidence-boosts-claim-that-hitler-had-a-secret-french-love-child The idea of Hitler as a father takes some getting used to. In part that is because he created an image of aloofness from human relationships. He and his followers were misogynistic, another reason that the idea Hitler had … Continue reading

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