An opinion on political correctness and where it leads.
The Electoral College in the United States is designed by the Constitution to elect the president every four years. It was originally designed so that voters would elect a local luminary, someone they could trust to represent their interests in electing a president.
Dream while you can, but be sure you listen...
Musings on the mind. A theory of the uniqueness of the individual.
Napoleon reportedly said: “China is a sleeping giant. Let her sleep, for when she wakes she will move the world.” This is an anachronism and in any case, it's only partially true. China is a sleeping giant, but like Gulliver, only a giant to the Lilliputians. China has now awoken a Brobdingnagian.
Inspired by the Adventus Saxonum
Why it's fine to laugh with the crowd
A poem (inspired by a catfish).
The 2016 Presidential election had far greater consequences for the United States and the World than prior cycles going back decades. Politics is changing, parties are re-aligning and a new reality is settling in. 2020 may well cement the great shift in American politics for at least a generation.
What once drove German aggression may now drive Germany again. This time using the outlet of diplomacy, but still ending up in the same place: German domination of Europe, economically and militarily. Will it work?
A poem of vanities.